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    Martha Sawyers (1902-1988) Original Magazine Story Illustration (1945).
    Collier's December 29, 1945, for The Face of China. Caption, in part: "Private Houng Tze Ting learns to master the chatter of a Browning machine gun. The teacher is Sgt. Roger Banville, 25 of Allerton Mass."
    Pastel on board, matted (22 x 28), sight size approximately 16.5 x 22.5. Signed lower left and dated "China, July - 1945."

    keywords: illustrator, drawing, drama, adventure, World War II


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    February, 2004
    6th-8th Friday-Sunday
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