Min and Bill

Beverly Hills, CA: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1930. Two vintage oversize reference photographs from the 1930 film, one showing actors Wallace Beery and Marie Dressler, and one showing Dressler alone. With printed mimeo snipes affixed to the verso.

Based on Lorna Moon's 1929 novel. A beleaguered dockside innkeeper (Dressler) tries to protect and raise her young adopted daughter, while loving and frequently fighting with an alcoholic fisherman (Beery) who resides at the inn. A wildly successful, sharp drama co-written by two successful female screenwriters at the height of their careers, Frances Marion and Marion Jackson.

10 x 13 inches. Very Good plus, lightly toned and slightly wavy.

[Book #151434]