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Sports & Other Collectibles

March 25, 2010

Lot #121
Temp #25
DepartmentAutographs
Sold For $325.00   (hammer price)
 $373.75   (price including buyer's premium)
Last Updated March 25, 2010

Description

(AUTOGRAPHS) THEATER. Collection of ALS, TLS and ANS: To Beatrice Lillie from Noel Coward (2 ANS), Dinah Shore (2 ANS), Edward Everett Horton (ANS), Sir Laurence Olivier (TNS) signed “Larry” on his stationery, Van Johnson (2 NS) on his stationery, Van Margaret and John Kieran of Rockport, MA (ANS), Richard Rodgers (ANS), Mary Martin (ANS), studio stationery signed by Bert Lancaster, John Raitt (signed theatre program for “Yes, They Were Giants”), signed note to “Keith Bradley” from Carol Lawrence, a TLS from Edward, Duke of Windsor, to Donald Bradley. Together with items dealing with the 1941 Cadillac custom-made for the Duke of Windsor including its 1952 NY registration & a luggage tag both signed by the Duke, Beatrice Lillie’s 1976 membership card in the Dramatists Guild, several sheets of stationery imprinted “John Philip at the Wintergarden, Broadway and 50th St. New York Beatrice Lillie Ziegfeld Follies Billy de Wolfe” and an ALS to Miss Rothschild from Aldous Huxley, Q, date unclear.

Condition

Contained in a three-ring binder with individual page sleeves. Items show use consistent with age.

The description of the item above may not be the final version used in the catalog. The descriptions are as yet unedited and may contain mistakes. The description, estimates and photos could all be wrong. In rare cases they may not end up in this sale. Once the items have received their lot number the descriptions will have been changed if needed.
 

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