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    They Were Expendable (MGM, 1949). First Post War Release French Grande (46.25" X 63").
    Director John Ford and John Wayne reunited for this wartime story of PT boats, their commanders, and their defense of the Philippines in World War II. The title summed up the Navy's attitude on the PT boats, and Ford exploited it for all the drama he could. The first post-war release French Grande is far superior to the American formats, with its artwork by Roger Soubie. The poster displays nicely, with touchup applied to folds and chips in the lower cross folds. Very Fine on Linen.


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    Auction Dates
    March, 2014
    22nd-23rd Saturday-Sunday
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