JOHN RIDGELY - AUTOGRAPHED INSCRIBED PHOTOGRAPH CIRCA 1944 - HFSID 22815
Sale Price $306.00
Inscribed 5x7 sepia photo, arms folded in front of him. An extremely rare signature!
Photograph inscribed and signed: "To Dutch/John Ridgeley". Sepia, 5x7. Ink stamp receipt date on verso: August 8, 1944. John Ridgeley (1909-1968), known as "Mr. Average Man," was featured mostly in war and other action films. He debuted in Submarine D-1 (1937), and played supporting roles in such World War II dramas as Destination Tokyo and Pride of the Marines. He had prominent roles in two Howard Hawks films: as a gangster in The Big Sleep (1946) and as the commanding officer in Air Force (1947). One of his last film roles was in the SF epic When Worlds Collide (1951). Lightly toned and creased. Corners creased and lightly chipped. Minor ink smear at "Jo" in John (completely legible). Ink stamp and Ink printing on verso. Otherwise, fine condition.
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