The Ballad of Josie [The Epic of Josie]

Universal City: Universal City Studios, 1966. Revised Final Draft script for the 1968 film, here under the working title "The Epic of Josie," with annotations in holograph red ink of start and finish shooting dates and flourish on front wrapper. Annotations in holograph red ink throughout, underlining props and sets.

After a young woman is acquitted of killing her abusive husband, she starts a women’s suffrage movement, despite the resistance of her male neighbors. An entertaining B-movie that with a strong women's liberation theme.

Set in the fictional Arapahoe County, Wyoming, shot on location in Thousand Oaks, Agoura Hills, and Triunfo, California.

Yellow titled wrappers, noted as REVISED FINAL DRAFT SCREENPLAY on the front wrapper, dated December 30, 1966. Title page present, noted as REVISED FINAL DRAFT SCREENPLAY, with credits for screenwriter Harold Swanton. 124 leaves, with last page of text numbered "120 and 121." Mimeograph duplication, rectos only, with blue and pink revision pages throughout, dated 1/10/67. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Near Fine, bound with three gold brads.

[Book #152763]