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    The Tough Guy (FBO, 1925). One Sheet (27" X 41") Style A.
    Popular silent Western star Fred Thomson is Fred Saunders, who rescues six year old orphan Billy Butts (Buddy Hardy) from being trampled by a runaway horse. Saunders is so taken with the the half pint, that he "kidnaps" Buddy from the orphanage. When the local church's collection plate money goes missing, Fred and his new sidekick Buddy get it back, prompting Fred to win the love of the minister's daughter, June (Lola Todd). A few twists and turns and a real kidnapping later, fearless Fred comes out on top as the hero once again. Co-stars Thomson and Todd are beautifully rendered on this stone litho one sheet in very fine condition. Minor flaws that do not detract from the overall appeal include a scuff in the right section, small tears in the left and right border and folds, and an extra top and bottom vertical fold. Fine/Very Fine.


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    November, 2011
    18th-19th Friday-Saturday
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