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    Target Earth (Allied Artists, 1954). Half Sheet (22" X 28") Style B.
    Paul W. Fairman's short story "Deadly City" is the inspiration for this sci-fi gem set in Chicago. The story concentrates on four people who've congregated in the deserted city after a sudden and mysterious evacuation. Though they don't get along at first, the four strangers are compelled to unite against a common enemy: an invading Venusian army, using huge robots to do their dirty work. This striking poster and the Style A version (also offered in this auction) are both absolute "must-haves" for sci-fi collectors. Prior to restoration, the half sheet had pinholes in the borders and background, chips in the upper and left borders, and edge tears, some of which extended into the image area. There has been touch-up to the borders and title area. Rolled, Fine/Very Fine.


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