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    Yankee Don (Capital Film Co., 1931). One Sheet (27" X 40.5").
    Richard Talmadge produced and starred in this silent Western as a New Yorker who is given the task of leading a pipeline through Mexico, across land belonging to Don Juan (Julian Rivero). The construction foreman (Gayne Whitman) would prefer to have free access to the land himself, and therefore hopes Talmadge is thrown in jail by Juan for trespassing. Instead, the young Easterner falls in love with the rancher's daughter (Lupita Tovar) and changes his allegiance to defending the property. This stone litho one sheet from the film is a Heritage first, and features a superb drawing of Talmadge, who was also a veteran stuntman, and Ms. Tovar as his feisty senorita. The poster has been restored and displays very well. Chips in the borders and fold wear have been addressed with touchup. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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    March, 2015
    28th-29th Saturday-Sunday
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