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    The Whirlwind (Columbia, 1933). One Sheet (27" X 41"). Tim McCoy was an authentic cowboy who lived on a large Wyoming ranch next to a Sioux Indian reservation. Here he mastered Indian languages and customs and after serving in WWI was appointed Indian Agent for his territory. All this changed however when he was appointed technical advisor and coordinator of Indian extras for the film "The Covered Wagon" in 1923. MGM signed him to a film contract in 1925 and by the early '30s he was among the most popular western stars of the silver screen. There are a few tears in the credit area, paper loss at the corners and several scrapes. The poster has been professionally restored, greatly minimizing these defects. Offered here is a vintage 30s western one sheet showing a terrific image of a smiling McCoy, tipping his hat to the audience. Fine+ on Linen.

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