ELVIS PRESLEY'S JACKET! ELVIS PRESLEY. Velvet bolero style jacket owned by Elvis and given to his personal hairdresser, Homer M. Gilleland, known as Mr. Gill. The wine colored, four-buttoned short jacket bears a "Mr./Ray's/Palm Springs" label. Accompanied by a Typewritten Statement signed: "Homer M Gilleland/8-14-91". In full: "To whom this may concern. My name is Homer M. Gilleland. For over 20 years preceding his death, I Was the personal hairdresser of Elvis Aaron Presley. During my employment as Elvis' hairdresser, he gave me as gifts numerous Items of clothing and personal property. This wine colored velvet bolero jacket was owned by Elvis. The jacket has the Label, Mr. Rays Palm Springs. This was a favorite men's store that Elvis frequently Shopped at in the 1960's while he stayed in Palm Springs. This jacket is authentic as given to me by Elvis Aaron Presley during my employment as his personal hairdresser." Homer M. Gilleland, known as "Mr. Gill", cut Gladys Presley's hair in the 1950's at Goldsmiths Department Store in Memphis, Tennessee. When Elvis became famous he asked his mother's hairdresser to cut his hair. Mr. Gilleland cut Elvis' hair until Presley's death in 1977. read more...
Rock & Roll | Checks
BERT CONVY The popular game show host endorses this check for $117.14 Check endorsed: "Bert Convy", in blue ink, 8½x3. December 4, 1973, Los Angeles, California. Drawn from Abrams-Rubaloff & Associates, Inc. Special Trust Account at City National Bank in Beverly Hills, California, made out to Convy in the amount of $117.14. Check no. read more...
Sale Price $153.00
HAROLD MELVIN The lead singer of Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes endorses this check for $306.47 Paycheck endorsed: "Harold Melvin" in blue ink. 8½x3½. February 25, 1972. Check no. 01770 drawn from the account of Formosa Productions, Inc. at Franklin National Bank in New York, New York. Payable for $306. read more...
Sale Price $187.00
RICK NELSON Check signed by the former teen idol less than six months before his tragic death. Check signed: "Eric H. Nelson", 8¼x3½. Palm Springs, California, 1985 June 12. Check No. 1487, drawn on his account at the Central Bank of Glendale, payable to Bill Towers (Tailor) for $170. read more...
Sale Price $340.00
NELSON PAYS FOR REPAIRS OF HIS PLANE'S CABIN HEATER, WHICH MAY HAVE BEEN RESPONSIBLE FOR THE CRASH THAT CLAIMED HIS LIFE TWO MONTHS LATER! RICK NELSON. Partly Printed Check signed: "Rick Nelson", 8½x3½. Palm Springs, California, 1985 October 25. read more...
Sale Price $2,080.00
MARCIA STRASSMAN and J. MIKE DAVIS The Honey I Shrunk the Kids actress endorses a check from The Wolper Organization Inc. for $553.02 Check Endorsed: "Marcia Strassman", in green ink, 7½x3½. Los Angeles, California, March 22, 1975. Check No. read more...
Sale Price $187.00
1975 Wolper Organization payroll check, endorsed by the actress, for $1,349.74, who began her role as Julie Kotter in Welcome Back Kotter, a Wolper Productions show, the year this check was made out. read more...
Sale Price $187.00
FRANK ZAPPA Frank Zappa signs a check for $200.00 to James Barry Keefer. Partly Printed Check signed: "F. Zappa," 7¼x3¼. Hollywood, California, 1974 February 1. Discreet Record Inc. Check drawn on the Crocker National Bank, payable to James Barry Keefer for $20.00. read more...
Sale Price $880.00
FRANK ZAPPA Frank Zappa signs a check for $200.00 to pay the Franchise Tax Board. Partly Printed Check signed: "F. Zappa," 8x3. Hollywood, California, 1974 July 18. Check No. 1778, drawn on the account of Bizarre, Inc. at the Crocker National Bank, payable to the Franchise Tax Board for $200.00. read more...
Sale Price $580.00