RUDY VALLEE - AUTOGRAPHED SIGNED CHECK 04/25/1932 CO-SIGNED BY: RAY S. TOLAND - HFSID 320777
Sale Price $234.00
Rudy Vallée fills out and signs a check to drummer Ray Toland for $140.00. Toland endorses the check on the verso.
Check signed and endorsed: "Rudy Vallée", and endorsed on verso, "Ray Toland," 8¼x3. New York, April 25, 1932. Check no. 6981, drawn on Vallée's personal account at Manufacturers Trust Co., payable to Ray S. Toland for $140.00. RUDY VALLÉE (1901-1986, born Hubert Prior Vallée in Island Pond, Vermont) enjoyed a successful career on radio, in movies, in Broadway musicals and with a solo nightclub act. His films include The Palm Beach Story (1942), I Remember Mama (1948), The Helen Morgan Story (1957), The Night They Raided Minsky's (1968), Won Ton Ton, the Dog Who Saved Hollywood (1976) and How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying (1967), in which he reprised his role from the successful 1961 Broadway musical. The first singer to be called a "crooner", Vallée was known for carrying a small megaphone and for his catch phrase "Heigh-Ho, Everyone", which he first used when appearing at New York's Heigh-Ho Club. RAY S. TOLAND was a drummer who used to play with Vallée in the early years. Toland also played alongside violinist Mannie Lowy, who, too, was a member in Vallée's band. Lightly creased and toned. Cancellation marks. Processing stamps. Vertical fold. Small tear in bottom left corner. Otherwise, fine condition.
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