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    A Humphrey Bogart and Others Signed Cowboy Hat from the Movie Premiere of "Virginia City." Warner Bros., 1940. Made of tan felt, inside leather lining reads "El Rodeo," tan-colored ribbon hatband printed with "World 'Virginia City' Premiere," signed in graphite pencil on its entire surface by attendees at the event which took place in Virginia City, Nevada including Humphrey Bogart (who co-starred in the film as "John Murrell"), Ronald Reagan, and Jane Wyman, among countless others who were likely behind-the-scenes industry people, inside crown has an ownership signature reading "Jimmy Starr," the noted Hollywood screenwriter and later newspaper columnist who obtained all these signatures in person. (Please note many of the signatures are now faded due to age and there are moth holes throughout the hat.)
    Hat Size: 7 1/4"

    From The Book Sail / John McLaughlin Collection


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    March, 2013
    30th Saturday
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