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    A John Wayne and Howard Hughes Signed Las Vegas Restaurant Menu, 1953. From Wilbur Clark's Desert Inn, dated "Friday, November 27, 1953," signed in blue ballpoint ink on the back by the two celebrities "John Wayne" and "Good luck / Howard Hughes;" obtained by the current owner's mother-in-law when she was a young girl that night in 1953 who recalled that Hughes' heavies manhandled her away from the table until Hughes told them to lay off so she could get Wayne's autograph -- and then Hughes proceeded to sign her menu even though she didn't ask him to because she didn't know who he was! (Please note the menu is slightly stained and creased, somewhat affecting Wayne's autograph.)
    12" x 9"


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2017
    17th-18th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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