JOE E. BROWN - AUTOGRAPH NOTE SIGNED 02/05/1935 - HFSID 43216
JOE E. BROWN Brown handwrote, signed and dated this note "To my friend Jack Jr." on an autograph album leaf in 1935. Autograph note signed "To my friend Jack Jr.:-/With the hope that/you will soon pay us a/visit, Pattern after your/dad Jack - Bestest/Joe E. Brown/2/5/35"
Sale Price $252.00
JOE E. BROWN
Brown handwrote, signed and dated this note "To my friend Jack Jr." on an autograph album leaf in 1935.
Autograph note signed "To my friend Jack Jr.:-/With the hope that/you will soon pay us a/visit, Pattern after your/dad Jack - Bestest/Joe E. Brown/2/5/35". With erased pencil notation in upper left corner. 1 page, 6¼ x4¼, with rounded corners on right edge. Brown (1892-1973, born Joseph Evans Brown in Holgate, Ohio) was a madcap comedian played vaudeville, burlesque, and the Broadway stage before breaking into films in 1928. His popularity peaked in the 1930s, but his performances continued into the TV era. Brown's films include The Circus Kid (1928), Show Boat (1951), Around the World in Eighty Days (1956), Some Like it Hot (1959) and It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World (1963). A former semipro baseball player, Brown appeared in several baseball films, including Elmer the Great (1933) and Alibi Ike (1935). During World War II, he toured tirelessly to entertain the troops. He made his last film, The Comedy of Terrors, in 1964. Lightly toned. Leaf was torn neatly from album at left edge. Otherwise in fine condition.
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