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    Born to the West (Paramount, 1937). Midget Window Card (8" X 14"). This exciting Western is based on a novel by Zane Grey and marked one of star John Wayne's last appearances in "B" Westerns. Shortly after this picture, Wayne would go on to star in Stagecoach for director John Ford, a movie that would not only redefine Wayne's career, but the very genre itself. Wayne was loaned from Republic to Paramount for this picture, in which the rugged charisma that would soon make him a superstar is on full display. The lovely midget window card offered here had a small tear at the top, and another in the bottom left border, as well as a crease in the bottom right, but professional restoration has expertly addressed these issues, returning a fresh and clean appearance to this desirable piece. From the Collection of Denver Sherry. Very Fine-.

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    Auction Dates
    July, 2008
    11th-12th Friday-Saturday
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