The Spikes Gang [The Bank Robber]

Los Angeles: Mirisch / Sanford, 1970. Draft script for the 1974 film.

Based on the 1970 novel by Giles Tippette. An aging bank robber is discovered half-dead in the western wilderness, and is nursed back to health by three young farmhands, who later decide to join him on his adventures.

Set in Texas and Mexico, shot on location in Tabernas, Almeria, and Andalucia, Spain.

Peach titled wrappers, rubber-stamped copy No. 41, dated August 28, 1970. Title page present, dated August 28, 1970, with credits for screenwriters Irving Ravetch and Harriet Frank Jr. and novelist Giles Tippette. 110 leaves, with last page of text numbered 109. Xerographic duplication, rectos only. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Near Fine, bound with two gold brads.

Pitts 4065.

[Book #153776]