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    Orchestra Wives (20th Century Fox, 1942) One Sheet (27" X 41"). Fox was one of the last to continue to produce the lovely stone lithograph posters and this one has always been a favorite in the hobby. 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 the traveling band and their wives. Look for Jackie Gleason in a small role as the bass player in the band and it becomes evident why he later rose to stardom. There is fold line wear with a touch of paper loss at the upper crossfold, corner and border pinholes, and light border stains. The poster has been professionally restored rendering these defects hard to detect. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.

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    March, 2005
    17th-18th Thursday-Friday
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