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    The Border Wireless (Artcraft, 1918). Lobby Card Set of 9 (11" X 14").
    Screen cowboy legend William S. Hart appears in all eight of the action-filled scene cards in this incredibly rare lobby card set. A new title from Heritage, the film takes place along the Mexican border where Hart must deal with German spies. Wanda Hawley (who would star opposite Rudolph Valentino in 1922's The Young Rajah) plays the leading lady. Released near the end of World War I, the storyline echoed the fears of Americans at the time, and who better to save the day than Hart? A complete lobby card set of nine from this is an extraordinary find. The title card has spots and stains, and a dust shadow in the left and bottom border. The scene cards have pinholes in the corners, and one has spotting in the bottom border. Two card show streaking and one card has toning in the borders. Fine/Very Fine.


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    July, 2016
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