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    [Original Art]. Raymond Houlihan. Original Pen and Ink Drawing for "Legend of the South". This illustration was used in the June 1956 issue of American Heritage and intended to border the top edge of text on the first page. Measures 26" x 17". The piece is adhered to backing, with production notes in the margins. Smudging. Good overall.
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