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    I Wanted Wings (Paramount, 1941). Fine on Linen. One Sheet (27" X 41") Style A.
    Featuring Veronica Lake in her first major film role, I Wanted Wings is a thrilling tale featuring the United States Army Air Corps just prior to the U.S. entering World War II. The film also stars Ray Milland, William Holden, and Constance Moore, and this poster displays the romance and excitement of the film with a touch of red, white, and blue patriotism around the credits. The poster has some visible touchup applied to small chips and surface wear in the the faces in the image. Touchup has also been applied to tears, chips, creases, scuffs, and fold separations and wear in the title, credits area, and background of the image. Still visible are pinholes, scuffs, smudges, and a few stains.


    Estimate: $1,000 - $2,000.

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    Bidding Begins Approx.
    October
    29th Friday
    Auction Dates
    November
    20th-21st Saturday-Sunday
    Proxy Bidding Begins Approx.
    42 Days
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