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    Riding for Fame (Universal, 1928). Insert (14" X 36").
    A champion rodeo star in real life, Western hero Hoot Gibson displays his bronco busting prowess on this excellent insert from his 1928 film Riding for Fame. In this silent horse opera, Gibson plays a cowhand hired to break some horses, but is falsely accused of stealing money from his employer (Charles K. French). Fortunately, Hoot's sensational riding skills, sharp mind, and good old fashioned luck keep him from disaster. Inserts from any of the Hoot Gibson features are exceptionally scarce and this example is among the best we've ever heard of. The poster shows only pinholes in the corners, light pencil writing and stains in the bottom border, a nick in the bottom left corner, and toning along the edges. Rolled, Fine+.


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