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    Orchestra Wives (20th Century Fox, 1942). One Sheet (27.5" X 41.25").
    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. The linen has been trimmed up to the border. Touchup has been applied to pinholes in the corners, a chip in the top right corner, small chips in the crossfolds, small tears along the folds, a tear in the right border, and a small chip in the left border. Fine+ on Linen.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2015
    21st-22nd Saturday-Sunday
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