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    I Wanted Wings (Paramount, 1941). Lobby Card (11" X 14").
    In 1941 actress Connie Ockleman had a big screen test at MGM. It didn't go well. She then had a test at Paramount, where her hair kept refusing to stay out of her face during the test and she fretted. But producer Arthur Hornblow, Jr. loved the visual effect it presented and decided to cast her in what would become her breakthrough role, as Sally Vaughn in I Wanted Wings. Oh...and he changed her name to Veronica Lake. This beautiful card is a great clinch scene between Lake and co-star Ray Milland. There is one pinhole in the center of the image, a chip in the bottom border, and a crease in the top right corner. Fine+.


    Estimate: $350 - up.

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    Auction Dates
    July, 2010
    16th-17th Friday-Saturday
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