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    Three Godfathers (MGM, 1948). One Sheet (27" X 41"). A trio of outlaws (John Wayne, Pedro Armendariz, and Harry Carey Jr.), on the run from the law after robbing a bank, come across a lone pregnant woman (Mildred Natwick) who, shortly thereafter dies, in childbirth. Before she does, however, she makes the bandits promise to see her child to safety. Unable to deny the woman's final request, the three men set off to town with their precious cargo. This is a remake of director John Ford's 1916 film of the same name, which starred Harry Carey Sr. The one sheet offered here has pinholes in the corners, a tear in the bottom border and one near Carey's head, small tears at the fold lines and in the left border, and a slight color offset near the title. These are all small flaws, however, that do not detract overmuch from the displayability of this terrific poster. Very Fine.

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    November, 2008
    7th-8th Friday-Saturday
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