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    The Flying Deuces (RKO, 1939). Three Sheet (42" X 81").
    The hilarious comedy duo of Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy join the French Foreign Legion in order to forget a woman, only to find they've enlisted for life! While trying to get away from their commitments, the two are caught and sentenced to be shot at sunrise. Hilarity ensues as the pair attempts escape, leading to a wild plane ride. This was the first and funniest feature for Laurel and Hardy away from Hal Roach studios. Featuring a terrifically detailed image of the comedy team, the poster has had the benefit of professional restoration. This is only the second three sheet Heritage has presented from this title. The linen has been trimmed up to the border but not into the poster. Restoration has addressed 2" of paper loss along the lower border, tears on the upper corners, a chip in the upper left corner, a sliver of paper loss along the left border, chipping and small holes in the right border, and two censor stamps in the background. Touchup has been applied to the folds, and there is minor surface paper loss in Hardy's face. Fine on Linen.


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