BUSTER CRABBE - AUTOGRAPHED INSCRIBED PHOTOGRAPH - HFSID 101092
Sale Price $324.00
Color photo of an older Crabbe holding onto on a lane rope in a pool, signed "With Appreciation from 'The 'Ole Flash'"
Inscribed photograph signed "To/Dana/With Appreciation/from/'The 'Ole Flash'/Buster Crabbe". Color, 9¾x7¾ overall, 9½x7½ image, one surface. Crabbe (1908-1983, born Clarence Linden Crabbe in Oakland, California), who won the Gold Medal in the 400-meter swim at the 1932 Olympic games, went on to star in over 100 adventure films, many set in outer space (most as Flash Gordon), and the Wild West (as Billy "the Kid" Carson). In 1933, Crabbe also starred as Tarzan in the Principal Pictures 16-part serial film. Ironically, in winning his Olympic medal, Crabbe had broken the record set by MGM's rival Tarzan, Johnny Weissmuller. Lightly toned and bowed, otherwise in fine condition.
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