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    Billy the Kid (MGM, 1941). Lobby Card Set of 8 (11" X 14").
    Rushed into production to beat Howard Hughes' The Outlaw (which ironically was delayed for two years) to theaters, MGM cast Robert Taylor in the title role in an effort to shed his pretty boy image and prove his masculinity. Billy the Kid survived a change of directors midstream (from two-time Academy Award Winner Frank Borzage to David Miller) and a change of leading lady (from Maureen O'Sullivan to Mary Howard) before being released in mid-1941. The title card has a diagonal crease at the top left and a small tear in the right border, all the cards have pinholes (some in the background), light edge wear, some creasing and smudging in the borders. Fine/Very Fine.


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