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    Joseph W. Little - Original Magazine Story Illustration (1943).
    American Weekly January 31, 1943. Caption: "Directing the cabman to head for Kentucky, they crossed the river in the night and finally parked near the lonely orchard. Leaving the others huddled on the drivers seat, the young student solicitously helped the bemused girl from the hack and led her off into the darkness."
    Gouache on board, image size approximately 21.5 x 16.5. Signed lower right.

    keywords: illustrator, painting, mystery, intrigue, fashion, crime


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    November, 2003
    20th-23rd Thursday-Sunday
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