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    Hearst News (Universal, 1920). One Sheet (27" X 41"). Outstanding one sheet promoting the newsreels produced by famed yellow journalist William Randolph Hearst (the inspiration for "Citizen Kane," as if we have to mention it). This stunning 1920 poster heralds the religious liberation of Armenia, the death of Rear Admiral Peary, and the "first pictures ever" of a Whirling Dervish. This excellent poster has two 2" tears on the lower right side, minor edge wear with chips out, and a small amount of paper loss in the bottom horizontal fold, all spiffed up with professional restoration. A terrific and highly unusual one sheet from the era; this one's a keeper! Fine/Very Fine on Linen.

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    Auction Dates
    July, 2007
    20th-21st Friday-Saturday
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