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    Pin Up Girl (20th Century Fox, 1944). Three Sheet (41" X 81"). From the collection of GLG.
    The most famous pinup girl of World War II was undoubtedly Betty Grable, the gorgeous focus of this dazzling poster. Just look at how the animated doughboys gawk at her glamorous gams. And who wouldn't?! Here, the knock-out works in a USO canteen, where she falls for war hero John Harvey. Posing as a famous Broadway star in order to be near him, she ends up becoming a real star. Martha Raye and Joe E. Brown join Gable to sing and dance in the number "I'll Be Marching to a Love Song," and Grable joins legendary choreographer Hermes Pan for a dance in "Once Too Often." Prior to restoration, the stunning poster showed small chips in the vertical fold, and a chip in the right border into the image. Touchup work has been done to the folds. From the collection of GLG. Fine+ on Linen.


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