Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Billy the Kid Returns (Republic, 1938). One Sheet (27" X 41"). Roy Rogers finds trouble as a young cowpoke who bears a striking resemblance to notorious outlaw Billy the Kid in this very early Republic Western. Roy Rogers was still at the beginning of his career when this picture was made, with only a relative handful of films under his belt by 1938. Nevertheless, the qualities that made him a star are on full display here. The poster, which bears a wonderful image of a young Rogers, along with his sidekick, the jocular Lester "Smiley" Burnette, presents a wonderful opportunity for Rogers fans, as paper from his early, pre-1944 films is scarce and highly desirable. This particular sheet had a few small pinholes in the corners, slight chipping in the borders, some fold wear, and a tear in the U and R of "Return." After professional restoration and linen-backing, these slight flaws are virtually unnoticeable, resulting in a very attractive poster. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.

    View movie details on IMDB
    View movie details on AllMovie


    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    March, 2008
    11th-12th Tuesday-Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 580

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 13 days left to consign to the 2019 March 23 - 24 Movie Posters Signature Auction - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    Grey is a true asset to Heritage Auctions and Heritage Auctions are a true asset to the Movie Poster Hobby.
    Jim G.,
    Ray, MI
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Auction #161852 spotlights


    A Hard Day's Night (United Artists, 1964). Folded, Fine/Very Fine. One Sheet
    BID NOW


    Rodan! The Flying Monster (DCA, 1957) Folded, Fine/Very Fine. Insert
    BID NOW


    Young Buffalo Bill (Republic, 1940) Folded, Very Fine-. One Sheet
    BID NOW


    Loving You (Paramount, 1957) Folded, Fine/Very Fine. One Sheet
    BID NOW


    Help! (United Artists, 1965) Folded, Very Fine. Insert
    BID NOW


    World War I Propaganda (Strobridge Lithograph Co., 1917) Folded, Fine+. Liberty War Bonds Poster "Keep These Off the U.S.A."
    BID NOW


    Ziegfeld Follies (MGM, 1945) Fine+. Title Lobby Card
    BID NOW


    One Million Years B.C./She Combo (Warner Pathe, R-1968) Very Fine on Linen. British Quad
    BID NOW

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 November 17 - 18 Movie Posters Signature Auction - Dallas
    2018 November 17 - 18 Movie Posters Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $1,601,671
    Sunday Internet Movie Poster Auction
    Sunday Internet Movie Poster Auction
    REALIZED $48,402.20