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    Only Angels Have Wings (Columbia, 1939). Insert (14" X 36").
    This film was the big break that young and up-and-coming actress Rita Hayworth needed. Billed third behind Cary Grant and Jean Arthur, she nevertheless steals her scenes from these established stars. Thomas Mitchell and Richard Barthelmess also co-star as brave flyers who risk their lives on a dangerous mail route in South America. This poster, which has been beautifully restored, had a pinhole in the "N" of Grant's name, two extra horizontal creases, a small chip in the lower left border, and a small loss along the left border. Paper for this Howard Hawks classic is scarce, especially the spectacular insert format that we are proudly offering here for the first time. Fine/Very Fine on Paper.


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