BUDDY HOLLY He has signed his handwritten answers to a high school quiz, before he changed the spelling of his name! Autograph Manuscript signed: "Buddy Holley", 1 page, 8x10¼. Sheet of two-hole loose-leaf paper from his junior high or high school days in Lubbock, Texas. No date. The second page of a test graded with red pencil. Headed: "2". In full: "22. Hidalgo/23. nitrogen-humus/24. Pecan/25. Insurance-Retail trade-/Wholesale trade-manufacturing/26. Peanuts/27. Corn-Oats/28. Mineral water and salts/29. Federal Reserve Bank/30. Fourth/31.---/32. State capitol-Texas University/33.---/34. S.M.U. Southern Methodist University/35. T.C.U. Texas Christian University/36. Bal Baylor College/37. Price University University of Houston/38.---(Houston-University of Houston)/39.---(Houston-Baylor Medical College)/40.---(Houston-Texas School of Dentistry)". Number 22 ("Hidalgo") is marked wrong. #23 "nitrogen" is underlined, "humus" is circled, and "½" is written, probably giving half credit for the answer. Numbers 31 and 33 (no answers) are marked wrong. Born in 1936 in Lubbock, Texas, as Charles Hardin Holley, he became known as "Buddy". Holley attended J.T. Hutchinson Junior High in Lubbock. read more...
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BEN BLUE The Canadian born mime and comic signs a Chinese 1 Yuan bill. Currency signed [on verso]: "Ben Blue", in brown ink. 5¾x3. 1 Yuan Chinese National Currency of the Central Bank of China 1936. Three additional unidentified signatures also on bill. read more...
Sale Price $288.00
HUMPHREY BOGART and MAYO METHOT BOGART. Ten Lire Allied Military Currency, 3x2½, signed on verso: "Mayo Methot Bogart" and her husband "Humphrey Bogart." Noted below to have been signed at the "26th General Hospital/Bari Italy/Jan. 1944. read more...
Sale Price $1,530.00
BORIS KARLOFF - CURRENCY SIGNED CO-SIGNED BY: BOB HOPE, KEENAN WYNN, J. SAUNDERS, JACK CARSON, W. R. SPENCER BINGHAM, JOHN T. McCORMICK, ALICE W. McCORMICK, C. GILBERT SPERRY, PRESIDENT SERGIO OSMENA SR. (PHILLIPPINES), CHARLES R. FRAZIER, BILL THOMPSON, ALIZE V. ATKINS, FRANK CLEARY, A. R. MacDONALD, J. S. P. ARMSTRONG, C. W. METTLES, BRIGADIER GENERAL JAMES H. "JIMMY" DOOLITTLE, CARLOS P. ROMULO - HFSID 73800 Special SaleThis 1914 five-dollar reserve note is a fascinating piece of post-World War II history. It was signed by numerous actors, Philippine officials and American soldiers during USO tours hosted by Bob Hope, and includes the signatures of American Air Force General James H. Doolittle, Philippine officials Sergio Osmeña and Carlos P. Romulo and actors Boris Karloff, Jack Carson and Keenan Wynn. read more...
Sale Price $1,700.00
VIVIEN LEIGH - CURRENCY SIGNED CO-SIGNED BY: STEWART GRANGER, BASIL RADFORD, ERIC PORTMAN, ANTHONY ASQUITH, STANLEY HOLLOWAY, SIR JOHN MILLS - HFSID 67122ENGLISH ACTORS Nine English Actors sign a Great Britain one pound note on the back. One Pound note signed on verso: "Vivien Leigh", "John Mills", "Stanley Holloway", "Stewart Granger", "Eric Portman", "Anthony Asquith", "Rosamund John", "Dick Gardner", and "Basil Radford", 6x3¼. read more...
Sale Price $680.00