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    A Pair of Autograph Books with Signatures Including Lucille Ball, Butterfly McQueen, and Elsa Lanchester Among Others, Late 1940s. Collected in person in New York City by a young boy named "Robert/Bobby/Bob" (many are inscribed to him); the first a small spiral notebook, all penned in unusual turquoise fountain pen ink, most with small cut-outs from magazines of the star glued to the page next to their autographs, signatures include those of (in alphabetical order): Nils Asther, Lew Ayres, Marguerite Chapman, Irene Dunne, Elsa Lanchester, Dorothy Malone, Butterfly McQueen, Jayne Meadows, Jane Powell, and Robert Ryan among a few others; the second a small datebook from 1947, most penned in various colors of fountain pen ink, most with same cut-outs, signatures include those of (in alphabetical order): Fred Astaire (but with tape over it), Lucille Ball, Jean Hersholt, and Dorothy McGuire, among a few others.
    4" x 6" and smaller


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    Auction Dates
    February, 2016
    20th Saturday
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