LOUIS ALDRICH - AUTOGRAPH SENTIMENT SIGNED 09/05/1885 - HFSID 18970
Sale Price $108.00
Gilt-edged card signed "Very Truly yours" by actor Louis Aldrich in San Francisco, California in 1885
Autograph sentiment signed "Very Truly yours/Louis Aldrich/San Francisco - 9-5/85". Pencil notations on verso in unknown hand. 4x2½ card with gold-colored edges. A child prodigy who first appeared in the title role of Richard III when he was 12, American actor Aldrich (1843-1901) was leading man at Louisa Lane's Arch Street Theatre in Philadelphia. There, he performed in his two greatest triumphs in The Danites (1877) and My Partner (1879). He was President of the Actors' Fund of America (1897-1901) during his retirement, establishing that organization's home for aging actors. Lightly toned and soiled. Signature is lightly smeared in places but legible. Corners are lightly rounded and worn. Otherwise in fine condition.
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