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IAN WALLACE - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 09/19/1984 - HFSID 39509

ALS: "Ian Wallace", 1p, 8¼x11½. Highgate, London, 1984 September 19. On his personal letterhead, identifying him as a member of the Order of the British Empire, to Mr. Axelrod.

Sale Price $238.00

Reg. $280.00

Condition: Lightly creased, Slightly soiled, otherwise fine condition
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IAN WALLACE. ALS: "Ian Wallace", 1p, 8¼x11½. Highgate, London, 1984 September 19. On his personal letterhead, identifying him as a member of the Order of the British Empire, to Mr. Axelrod. In full: "My chief role in the last 30 years has been singing a song about an amorous hippopotamus to children of all ages up to a hundred. The song was composed by Michael Flanders & Donald Swann who triumpantly toured the United States with their two man show 'At the Drop of a Hat' in the 1960s. In between times I have sung opera at international level and appeared in a radio & TV show called "My Music' for the last 18 years. Now I'm returning after 40 years in show business to where I started - as an actor. Best wishes". Lightly creased with folds, not at signature. Overall, fine condition. Accompanied by original envelope, 8¾x4½. Four British stamps affixed, postmarks illegible. Addressed by Wallace to: "Mr Todd M. Alexrod,/520. South Fourth Street./Suite 340./Las Vegas,/Nevada 89101/USA". Wallace has written: "Air Mail" at upper left corner. Lightly creased, slightly soiled. Ink smudged at the "lro" of Axelrod and the "v" of Nevada. Overall, fine condition. In 1985, the year after he wrote this letter, Wallace appeared in the feature film, Plenty. Scottish-born actor and singer Ian Wallace is best known for playing the cobbler in the 1958 film, Tom Thumb. Wallace, who made his film debut in 1949, also appeared in several feature films, made-for-TV movies (Alice in Wonderland, 1986; Porterhouse Blue (1987), a TV series, Sykes and a Big Big Show (1971), and made guest appearances on several TV shows. Two items.

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