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    Tarzan Finds a Son (MGM, 1939). Half Sheet (22"X 28"). The fourth in the MGM Tarzan series, this popular entry has Tarzan and Jane finding an infant survivor of a plane crash, whom they adopt. Five years later, a search expedition comes to find the child. Weissmuller personally chose Johnny Sheffield for the role as "Boy," and reportedly tutored him in swimming and looked after him during the shooting of the film. Maureen O'Sullivan had become tired of the role of Jane and wanted out of the series, so her death scene was written into the script and shot. Fan protest was so loud, however, that the film was recut with additional scenes showing Jane recovering from her near-fatal wounds. This poster has fold line wear with a small amount of paper loss at the fold line intersections, surface wrinkles, tears, creases, pinholes, and some paper loss at the borders. There has been restoration done. Fine- on Linen.

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