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    She Wore a Yellow Ribbon (RKO, 1949). Photos (17) (8" X 10").
    The second of director John Ford's famed cavalry trilogy, this was the only one to be filmed in Technicolor. John Wayne portrays a cavalry officer on the verge of retirement, who must face a final crisis when the Arapaho resume their raiding parties. Noted for its sympathetic portrayal of Native Americans and set in the splendor of Monument Valley, She Wore a Yellow Ribbon is one of Wayne and Ford's best films. This is a very rare group of photos depicted the making of this film and shows everything from the Native Americans lining up to be served lunch to the crew performing their duties while filming in progress. Eleven of the photos have a stain down the middle from the snipe glued to the verso. There are (2) restrike photos included. One photo has corner bends and a tear in the left border. Many of the photos have the studio stamp and/or a snipe/snipe residue on the verso. Fine+.


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