MADELEINE CARROLL - AUTOGRAPH SENTIMENT SIGNED - HFSID 100522
MADELEINE CARROLL The British heroine of the Hitchcock film The 39 Steps signed this 5½x2¾ page Autograph Sentiment signed: "All good wishes,/Madeleine Carroll.", 5½x2¾, irregularly cut.
Sale Price $144.00
MADELEINE CARROLL The British heroine of the Hitchcock film The 39 Steps signed this 5½x2¾ page Autograph Sentiment signed: "All good wishes,/Madeleine Carroll.", 5½x2¾, irregularly cut. Madeleine Carroll (1906-1987), born Edith Madeleine Carroll, made her film debut in 1928 and went on to appear on the big screen until 1949. She made the transition from silent films to sound films easily, gaining notoriety for her good looks as well as her icy tone. Her credits include notable films such as The 39 Steps (1935), Lloyd's of London (1936), and The Prisoner of Zenda (1937). Carroll, who also appeared on several early TV anthologies from 1950-1955, was also known to American audiences for performing on such radio shows as The Chase and Sanborn Hour (1938). Alfred Hitchcock's masterpiece The 39 Steps catapulted the blond actress into stardom; she reportedly earned over a quarter-million dollars in 1938 alone. During WWII, she let her acting career fall to the wayside to work as a Red Cross nurse in field hospitals in Italy under an assumed name. She returned to acting in 1947 and even made her stage debut on Broadway in 1948, but never reached her previous success. Slightly creased and soiled. Two illegible signatures on verso (minor show through at blank right margin). Overall, fine condition.
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