W. C. FIELDS Signing as "The great man/Continental Claude", he pens a letter to his mistress Carlotta in New York Autograph Letter signed: "The great man/Continental Claude", 1p, 8½x10¼. On lightweight airmail paper. No place, no date, but with original envelope postmarked Los Angeles, Hollywood, December 27, 1939. Addressed by Fields to Miss C. Douglas [Carlotta Monti], Hotel Marie Antoinette, Broadway at 66 St., New York City. Torn flap. Creased, soiled and worn. Unrelated notes on verso (unknown hand). In full: "Something or other was at ah La Cava's Morales you know her and she enquired about you. I told her you were making the grade in N.Y. That you had been on here to attend your case but returned. She expressed regrets she had not seen you. She made La Cava a sweater. I think I admired the sweater and she suggested making me one. Being continental and never forgetting the days of chivalry I accepted graciously. She evidently knows Margo and they are coming some afternoon to measure me. Do you think I should order a pair if drawers too? This thing is running into a book, so will saw off. Keep well- and think for pastime. Always my best and most important wishes. M.M. sends Love." Creased, folds, lightly nicked edges. W.C. read more...
Stage Performers | Apparel
CLINT BLACK Signed grey-and-white shirt by Hamilton Shirt Co., worn by Grammy-winning country singer Clint Black on stage Shirt signed "Clint Black". Grey-and-white striped shirt by Hamilton Shirt Co. of Houston. Black has worn this shirt on stage. read more...
Sale Price $850.00
SHIRT WORN BY MARLON BRANDO IN MUTINY ON THE BOUNTY Off-white, long sleeve Machin shirt with an embroidered "MB" tag inside the collar beneath the "Machlin/Shirtmaker/Los Angeles" label. Not signed. Fine condition. Accompanied by a letter of authenticity signed and dated: "Richard Kohn 8/6/01", 1p, 8½x11. read more...
Sale Price $2,550.00
FROM THE ESTATE OF GEORGE BURNS: HIS SMOKING JACKET! [GEORGE BURNS]. George Burns' smoking jacket, size Medium, style 0783. Red and black silk with black pinstriped belt. Label, 2¾ inches by ¾ inches, of fashion designer Fernando Sanchez sewn in. read more...
Sale Price $1,360.00
JAMES GANDOLFINI He signs a softball jersey bearing his screen name ("Tony"), and of course the #1. Jersey signed: "Best Wishes/James/Gandolfini". Official HBO/Sopranos baseball jersey (black with red trim around sewn white letters and number). The jersey bears the number "1", of course, and Gandolfini has signed in blue felt tip in the number. read more...
Sale Price $935.00
JOE NAMATH Signed replica Jets jersey. This jersey has Namath's name and Jets jersey number "12" sewn onto it. Jersey signed "Joe Namath". Replica Jets jersey, no tag or size present, with sewn on "12" (Namath's jersey number with the Jets) and Namath's name. Signature in "1" of rear numeral. read more...
Sale Price $1,105.00
JOE NAMATH Large Champion replica Joe Namath jersey signed on the 2 on verso. Jersey signed: "Joe/Namath". Champion replica Joe Namath jersey, size large, white with green lettering (Namath above green "12"). Signed on the "2" of his number. Quarterback Namath signed for an unheard-of $400,000 as a rookie with the AFL New York Jets in 1965. read more...
Sale Price $743.75
FIRST LADY NANCY DAVIS REAGAN - SHIRT SIGNED CO-SIGNED BY: MICKEY GILLEY, DIANE McBAIN, EVELYN LEAR, THOMAS STEWART, CESAR ROMERO, JOHNNY LEE, BOB CRANE, GLORIA SWANSON, COLONEL WALTER CUNNINGHAM, BUTTERFLY McQUEEN, ROBERT MORSE, EMILIO MARCHESE DI BARSENTO PUCCI, ROY HEAD, FLOYD TILLMAN, ARCHIE CAMPBELL, BILL DUFTY, BRIAN PINETTE, RON STONE, (ROY HALSTON FROWICK) HALSTON, SHARON SPEER, BETTY EWING, TONY ULLRICH, PAUL SCHMITT, MICHAEL VOLLBRACHT, HAROLD GUNN - HFSID 285010Gloria Swanson, Butterfly McQueen, Cesar Romero and many others signed this T-Shirt for the band Dallas and the Cowboys. Collected by singer/actress Dallas Hill when she worked for a TV station in Houston, home to many of the signers. read more...
Sale Price $1,020.00