W. C. FIELDS Signing as "The great man/Continental Claude", he pens a letter to his mistress Carlotta in New York Autograph Letter signed: "The great man/Continental Claude", 1p, 8½x10¼. On lightweight airmail paper. No place, no date, but with original envelope postmarked Los Angeles, Hollywood, December 27, 1939. Addressed by Fields to Miss C. Douglas [Carlotta Monti], Hotel Marie Antoinette, Broadway at 66 St., New York City. Torn flap. Creased, soiled and worn. Unrelated notes on verso (unknown hand). In full: "Something or other was at ah La Cava's Morales you know her and she enquired about you. I told her you were making the grade in N.Y. That you had been on here to attend your case but returned. She expressed regrets she had not seen you. She made La Cava a sweater. I think I admired the sweater and she suggested making me one. Being continental and never forgetting the days of chivalry I accepted graciously. She evidently knows Margo and they are coming some afternoon to measure me. Do you think I should order a pair if drawers too? This thing is running into a book, so will saw off. Keep well- and think for pastime. Always my best and most important wishes. M.M. sends Love." Creased, folds, lightly nicked edges. W.C. read more...
Actors & Actresses from the 2000s | Currency
SEAN CONNERY Connery inscribes and signs a Bank of England £10 note Currency Inscribed and signed: "To Sam-/Sean Connery". £10 Bank of England note. Connery (born 1930) achieved stardom as the movie screen's first James Bond in Dr. No. read more...
Sale Price $368.00
AL JOLSON 1943 Moroccan 10-franc note signed by Jolson Currency signed "Al Jolson". 5½x3½. Moroccan 10-franc note issued by the Banque d'État do Maroc. Note number #W41 336, dated Jan. 5. 1943. Signed on front. Former synagogue read more...
Sale Price $680.00
BORIS KARLOFF - CURRENCY SIGNED CO-SIGNED BY: BOB HOPE, KEENAN WYNN, J. SAUNDERS, JACK CARSON, W. R. SPENCER BINGHAM, JOHN T. McCORMICK, ALICE W. McCORMICK, C. GILBERT SPERRY, PRESIDENT SERGIO OSMENA SR. (PHILLIPPINES), CHARLES R. FRAZIER, BILL THOMPSON, ALIZE V. ATKINS, FRANK CLEARY, A. R. MacDONALD, J. S. P. ARMSTRONG, C. W. METTLES, BRIGADIER GENERAL JAMES H. "JIMMY" DOOLITTLE, CARLOS P. ROMULO - HFSID 73800 Special SaleThis 1914 five-dollar reserve note is a fascinating piece of post-World War II history. It was signed by numerous actors, Philippine officials and American soldiers during USO tours hosted by Bob Hope, and includes the signatures of American Air Force General James H. Doolittle, Philippine officials Sergio Osmeña and Carlos P. Romulo and actors Boris Karloff, Jack Carson and Keenan Wynn. read more...
Sale Price $2,000.00
FRANK SINATRA and PHIL SILVERS Both have signed the front of a Canadian one-dollar bill printed in 1937, and bearing the image of King George VI Currency signed: "Frank Sinatra", "Phil Silvers". read more...
Sale Price $2,400.00