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    A Signed Contract for "She Wore A Yellow Ribbon." RKO, 1949. Twelve pages, typed on onionskin, dated "23rd day of October 1948," outlining the agreement Wayne had with Argosy Pictures to star in the John Ford-directed film; a standard contract for an actor of Wayne's stature with numerous paragraphs covering every detail of his agreement, including his compensation of "$100,000," signed in black fountain pen ink on the last page by Wayne (and producer Donald A. Dewar); stapled to a light blue back cover.
    11" x 8 1/2"

    "She Wore A Yellow Ribbon" was the second film of John Ford's celebrated 'Cavalry Trilogy' and many critics believe that Wayne's portrayal of "Captain Nathan Cutting Brittles" was one of his best performances throughout his entire career.





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    October, 2011
    6th-7th Thursday-Friday
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    The Personal Property of John Wayne DVD
    In this behind-the-scenes documentary, Ethan and Patrick Wayne share their memories of growing up with a Hollywood legend, and reveal why the time is right for the auction of the personal property of their movie-star father. Includes an exclusive look at the one-of-a-kind items from Wayne's extraordinary life. A must-have collector's DVD for all Wayne fans. DVD sales benefit the John Wayne Cancer Foundation. Order your copy of this remarkable DVD for just $19.95 today.
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