JERRY COLONNA - AUTOGRAPHED INSCRIBED PHOTOGRAPH CIRCA 1940 - HFSID 289497
Sale Price $270.00
Shown attempting to blow on a trombone with his nose while moving the slide with his foot, inscribed and signed to collector Saul Goodman
Photograph inscribed and signed: "To/Saul/From/Jerry/Colonna". B/w, 8x10. Collector's ink stamp on verso dates signature: May 28, 1940. Jerry Colonna (1904-1986) was a talented trombonist and comedian who sported a large handlebar mustache. He made several films, beginning with 52nd St (1937), joined Bob Hope on many USO tours, and was a frequent TV guest star in the 1950s and 1960s. One of Colonna's most popular characters was a dimwitted professor. He published a novel, The Loves of Tullio (1970). Saul Goodman (1919-2003), a New York business man by day, pursued his love of film and theatre in the evening, making friends with many celebrities. While other autograph seekers offered album leaves, Goodman presented stars with snazzy photographs, a rarity then, to sign in fountain pen. Corners worn and creased. Lightly toned around edges. Otherwise, Fine condition.
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