MAE CLARKE - AUTOGRAPH NOTE SIGNED 1981 - HFSID 298579
Sale Price $252.00
The actress extends a Christmas/New Year's wish for 1981-1982
Autograph Note signed: "To Warren Perkins/Thank you for your good wishes./- You have mine./Noèl, '81, and a Happy '82/Mae Clarke", 5x3 card. B/w newspaper photo affixed in lower right corner. Mae Clarke (1910-1992, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) often played the screen victim. For example, in 1931 - a busy year for Clarke - she was the wife of Frankenstein (the mad doctor, at least, not the monster), a self-sacrificing prostitute in The Front Page and again in Waterloo Bridge, and the recipient of Jimmy Cagney's famous grapefruit in the face in Public Enemy. She would be paired again with Cagney, a good friend, in Lady Killer (1933) and Great Guy (1936). Gradually reduced to supporting roles, she was still around for guest parts on TV's Batman (1966). Clarke retired to the Motion Picture Country House in 1970. Slightly worn at corners. Ink note (unknown hand) on verso (no show through). Otherwise, fine condition.
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