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    Tycoon (RKO, 1947). One Sheet (27" X 41") Style A. Tasked with building a railroad between mining operations in the remote South American jungle, Johnny Munroe (John Wayne) has his convictions put to the test when he butts heads with his greedy boss and falls in love with the boss's beautiful daughter. A lavish production, this was RKO's most expensive movie released to that time. The lovely one sheet offered here, with its dramatic portrait of Wayne and co-star Laraine Day, shows crossfold separation with some paper loss, fold chipping, pinholes in the corners and borders, foxing in the bottom border, and small edge tears, but is overall a wonderful example of this highly desirable piece. Fine+.

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    July, 2008
    11th-12th Friday-Saturday
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