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    The Desert Trail (Monogram, 1935). Half Sheet (22" X 28").
    When John Scott (John Wayne) is falsely accused of murder, he and his buddy Kansas Charlie (Eddy Chandler) set out on the trail of the real killer. A fine early performance by Wayne, who was still several years away from finding real stardom in Stagecoach (1939), the film co-stars Mary Kornman, whose acting career began as one of the "Our Gang" kids in the 1920s. This attractive half sheet shows minor water staining in the bottom border, a small tear in the top border, small bends in the top corners, and a very small stain in the top border. These are minor flaws, however, none of which detract from the high degree of eye-appeal possessed by this rare beauty. Rolled, Fine.


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    ‡ The owner placed a late bid on this unreserved lot and repurchased it, subject to applicable commission.

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    July, 2009
    23rd-25th Thursday-Saturday
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