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    Davy Crockett, King of the Wild Frontier (Buena Vista, 1955). Six Sheet (73.25" X 74.25"). If you grew up during the 1950s or 60s, you certainly knew the legend of Davy Crockett, "The King of the Wild Frontier," as brought to glorious life by the inimitable Fess Parker. With his coonskin cap and his buckskin coat, Davy was an icon of action and adventure, the hero of boys all around the world. This movie was a compilation of several TV episodes, and ignited the coonskin cap craze that swept the nation shortly after its release. The beautiful six sheet offered here has pinholes in the borders and corners, minor edge wear, a tear in the credits, fold wear with some paper loss, and some smudging in the white field. All of these issues have been addressed with professional restoration, resulting in a very clean and attractive poster. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2007
    13th-14th Tuesday-Wednesday
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