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    Orchestra Wives (20th Century Fox, 1942). One Sheet (27.5" X 41").
    Fox was one of the last studios to continue to produce the lovely stone lithograph posters, including this fan favorite. Glenn Miller, the famous band leader who met his fate when his plane was lost over the English Channel in WWII, stars in this musical about the travails of a traveling band and their wives. Look for Jackie Gleason in a small but well played role as the bass player in the band, a performance that certainly foreshadows his rise to stardom. Touchup has been applied to the folds, small chips in the top two crossfolds, and two small chips and a tear in the left border. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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    July, 2015
    25th-26th Saturday-Sunday
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