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    The Mayor of Hell (Warner Brothers, 1933). One Sheet (27" X 41"). Two years after his star-making role in "The Public Enemy," James Cagney was headlining a string of hits for Warner Brothers. His tough guy image had caught the depression era audience by surprise, and in him they found a hero who could handle his own with the best of 'em. In this drama, gangster "Patsy" Gargan (Cagney) uses his political connections to get appointed to oversee a reform school. His initial toughness soon turns to compassion when nurse Madge Evans shows him the inhuman conditions that exist there. This is one of the classics of the Warner Brother's gangster genre, and we're unaware of this poster ever having been offered before! This fabulous "newspaper" style one sheet has minor border chipping, and light fold wear with small separations. The poster has been mounted on linen and professionally restored, resulting in a vibrant poster that displays as near mint. Very Fine- on Linen.

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