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Quotation by Frank S. Nugent
A yellow ribbon, Miss Dandridge. You know what that means in the cavalry—a sweetheart.
Frank S. Nugent (1908–1965), U.S. screenwriter, Laurence Stallings, and John Ford. Capt. Nathan Brittles (John Wayne), She Wore a Yellow Ribbon (1949).
Observing that Olivia Dandridge (Joanne Dru) is coyly wearing a yellow ribbon that could be for either of her two suitors. Based on the story "War Party" by James Warner Bellah.
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