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    Tarzan Finds a Son (MGM, 1939). Autographed One Sheet (27" X 40.75") Style D.
    Tarzan (Johnny Weissmuller) discovers Boy (Johnny Sheffield) in the tangled remains of a downed airplane and adopts him as his jungle son. Plans to kill off Jane (Maureen O'Sullivan) at the end were scuttled by Edgar Rice Burroughs himself, who wouldn't allow his character to be dispensed with in the films. The D-style one sheet features a bold title graphic and a charming "family portrait." Professional restoration has addressed a chip and tear in the "r" of "Tarzan," chips in the corners and right border and background, extra vertical folds, tape lifts along the folds, and pinholes in the borders. The borders have been airbrushed, and the poster is signed: "Johnny Weissmuller." Fine- on Linen.


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