loading..

GERTRUDE NIESEN - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 10/08/1936 - HFSID 344107

GERTRUDE NIESEN The lounge singer and actress signs this typed letter to Charles Mank with blue ink Typed letter signed: "Gertrude Niesen" in blue ink. 7¼x10¼. Los Angeles, October 8, 1936. To Mr. Chaw Mank, in full: "Dear Mr. Mank, Thank you very much for sending me your club news.

Sale Price $324.00

Reg. $360.00

Condition: fine condition
PSA / JSA Authentication Guarantee
Free U.S. Shipping
Chat now or call 800-425-5379

GERTRUDE NIESEN
The lounge singer and actress signs this typed letter to Charles Mank with blue ink
Typed letter signed: "Gertrude Niesen" in blue ink. 7¼x10¼. Los Angeles, October 8, 1936. To Mr. Chaw Mank, in full: "Dear Mr. Mank, Thank you very much for sending me your club news. It gets bigger and better every time, and I congratulate you on your wonderful work. I am enjoying my picture work, and hope that you and the club members will come to see 'The Top o' the Town' when it comes your way. I am enclosing my dues, and hope you and your friends, will always be my friends. Under separate cover I am sending you my first photograph of me made by Universal. Very cordially". Big band and cabaret singer Gertrude Niesen (1911-1975) performed pop standards by all the great songwriters of her era (1930s-1950s). She was the first to record "Smoke Gets in Your Eyes" (1933). Her stage performances included the lead in the Broadway musical "Follow the Girls" (1944-1946), and she appeared in several films, such as This is the Army (1943). Two of her albums have recently been re-released: My Best Wishes (originally 1938) and I Wanna Get Married (from 1945). This item comes from the estate of Charles "Chaw" Mank Jr. (1902-1985), noted songwriter, author, bandleader, record producer, sheet music publisher, psychic, radio personality, silent movie theater organist, world champion pen pal, inveterate collector and Hollywood/music fan club pioneer. Toned. Corners rounded. Normal mailing folds. Original mailing envelope included which has some wear around edges. Otherwise, fine condition.

This website image may contain our company watermark. The actual item does not contain this watermark

See more listings from these signers
Make an offer today and get a quick response
Check your account for the status.

Following offer submission users will be contacted at their account email address within 48 hours. Our response will be to accept your offer, decline your offer or send you a final counteroffer. All offers can be viewed from within the "Document Offers" area of your HistoryForSale account. Please review the Make Offer Terms prior to making an offer.

If you have not received an offer acceptance or counter-offer email within 24-hours please check your spam/junk email folder.

 

World-Wide Shipping

Fast FedEx and USPS shipping

Authenticity Guaranteed

COA with every purchase

Questions Answered 24/7

Contact us day or night

Submit Offers

Get a quick response