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    A Frank Sinatra Address Book, 1970s-1990s. Kept by his longtime executive assistant of 30+ years, Dorothy Uhlemann; cordovan leather binder, interior alphabet tabs, filled with hundreds of typed, handwritten, Scotch-taped in, and 'Post-it' note'd in entries of both personal and professional contacts the singer had which reads like a 'who's who' of 1970s to 1990s America including (in alphabetical order): Spiro T. Agnew, Steve Allen, Herb Alpert, Paul Anka, Gene Autry, Lauren Bacall, Burt Bacharach, Pearl Bailey, Lucille Ball, Tony Bennett, Jack Benny, Candice Bergen, Leonard Bernstein, Joey Bishop, Peter Bogdanovich, Ernest Borgnine, Yul Brynner, George Burns, Herb Caen, Glenn Campbell, Dyan Cannon, Bennett Cerf, J. Lee Cobb, Claudette Colbert, Perry Como, Chuck Connors, Richard Conte, Bing Crosby, Tony Curtis, Vic Damone, Sammy Davis, Jr., Donfeld, Peter Duchin, Patty Duke, Jimmy Durante, Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald, Gerald Ford, Bob Fosse, Redd Foxx, Grace Grimaldi [Grace Kelly], Buddy Hackett, George Hamilton, Averill Harriman, Katharine Hepburn, Don Ho, William Holden, Bob Hope, Lena Horne, Hubert Humphrey, Ross Hunter, Louis Jourdan, Gene Kelly, Jacqueline Kennedy, Don Knotts, Burt Lancaster, Hope Lange, Pat Lawford, Steve Lawrence, Jerry Lewis, Shirley MacLaine, Henry Mancini, Rocky Marciano, Groucho Marx, Dina Merrill, Liza Minnelli, Vincente Minnelli, Robert Mitchum, LeRoy Neiman, Wayne Newton, Kim Novak, Ryan O'Neal, Jerry Orbach, Colonel Tom Parker, George Raft, Ronald Reagan, Don Rickles, Jilly Rizzo, Nelson Rockefeller, Ginger Rogers, Pierre Salinger, Charles Schultz, Dinah Shore, Jean Kennedy Smith, Jill St. John, Rod Steiger, George Stevens, James Stewart, William Styron, Gloria Vanderbilt, Robert Wagner, Hal Wallis, John Wayne, Raquel Welch, Billy Wilder, Nat Wise, and Richard Zanuck, among numerous and countless others, including many businesses Ol' Blue Eyes patronized; according to Uhlemann, this address book went with her everywhere she went with her boss for many decades. (Please note this piece is in heavily used and worn condition with the binding broken and repaired with duct tape.)
    7" x 6" x 5"

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    December, 2014
    6th Saturday
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