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    Four 'Exhibitor Laurel' Awards, 1940s-1950s. All presented to John Wayne; from the Film Buyers of the Motion Picture Industry; including: 1) for "Fourth Leading Male Star" in 1948 (this is a certificate and not a plaque); 2) for "Number Four Topliner Star" in 1949; 2) for "Number Two Laurel Screen Star" in 1952-53; and 4) for "Top Ten Star" in 1955-56; included are two reprinted color images showing these pieces in situ in Wayne's Newport Beach office. (Please note pieces are scratched and show signs of age.) (Please go to our website to see detailed images of each piece.)
    10 1/2" x 10 1/2" and smaller


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    Auction Dates
    October, 2011
    6th-7th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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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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