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    A "Who's Who in Hollywood" Magazine Signed by an Impressive Number of A-List Movie Stars, 1949. A Dell Publishing Company publication, the "Vol. 1, No. 4, April -June, 1949" issue, featuring a yearbook style listing of Hollywood movie stars' images and short bios, original owner made a homemade paper bag cover for it, handwritten annotation in turquoise fountain pen ink on cover reads "Bobby," carried around NYC by this young boy named "Robert/Bobby/Bob" for a number of months so he could obtain the autographs of the actors in the magazine -- which he did in abundance! Mostly signed in turquoise fountain pen ink and on both sides of the pages, signatures include those of (in alphabetical order): Brian Aherne, Dana Andrews, Eve Arden, Desi Arnaz, Jean-Pierre Aumont, Gene Autry, Lew Ayres, Lauren Bacall, Fay Bainter, Lex Barker, Anne Baxter, Barbara Bel Geddes, Ralph Bellamy, William Bendix, Joan Bennett, Jack Benny, Edgar Bergen, Joan Blondell, Eric Blore, Ann Blyth, Humphrey Bogart, Ray Bolger, Ward Bond, Beulah Bondi, "Bill" Boyd, Lloyd Bridges, Joe E. Brown, Johnny Mack Brown, Billie Burke, Rory Calhoun, Eddie Cantor, Hoagy Carmichael, Madeleine Carroll, Jack Carson, Lon Chaney, Jr., Marguerite Chapman, Cyd Charisse, Montgomery Clift, Lee J. Cobb, Charles Coburn, Claudette Colbert, Constance Collier, Perry Como, Richard Conte, Gary Cooper, Jackie Cooper, Jeanne Crain, Joan Crawford, Xavier Cugat, Robert Cummings, Arlene Dahl, Linda Darnell, Bette Davis, Yvonne DeCarlo, Gloria DeHaven, Olivia De Havilland, "Wm" Demarest, Andy Devine, Marlene Dietrich, Kirk Douglas, Melvyn Douglas, Joanne Dru, Irene Dunne, Jimmy Durante, Dan Duryea, Ann Dvorak, Buddy Ebsen, Nelson Eddy, Dale Evans, José Ferrer, Barry Fitzgerald, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Nina Foch, Henry Fonda, Joan Fontaine, Glenn Ford, Reginald Gardiner, Ava Gardner, John Garfield, Betty Garrett, Greer Garson, Janet Gaynor, Lillian Gish, Paulette Goddard, Farley Granger, Bonita Granville, Virginia Grey, Alec Guinness, Barbara Hale, Margaret Hamilton, Rex Harrison, Signe Hasso, Hurd Hatfield, June Havoc, George "Gabby" Hayes, Helen Hayes, Susan Hayward, Van Heflin, Sonja Henie, Paul Henreid, John Hodiak, William Holden, Celeste Holm, Lena Horne, Edward Everett Horton, Marsha Hunt, Kim Hunter, Ruth Hussey, Betty Hutton, Van Johnson, Jennifer Jones, Victor Jory, Boris Karloff, DeForest Kelley, Gene Kelly, Evelyn Keyes, Veronica Lake, "Dottie" Lamour, Burt Lancaster, Elsa Lanchester, Angela Lansbury, Charles Laughton, Peter Lawford, Vivien Leigh, Oscar Levant, Vivica Lindfors, Harold Lloyd, Gene Lockhart, June Lockhart, Peter Lorre, Ida Lupino, Jeanette MacDonald, Marjorie Main, Dorothy Malone, Fredric March, Joel McCrea, Dorothy McGuire, Adolphe Menjou, Burgess Meredith, Ray Milland, George Montgomery, George Murphy, Anna Neagle, David Niven, Maureen O'Hara, Jack Oakie, Laurence Olivier, Gregory Peck, Mary Pickford, Zasu Pitts, Vincent Price, Anthony Quinn, George Raft, Luise Rainer, Claude Rains, Basil Rathbone, Ginger Rogers, Roy Rogers, Rosalind Russell, George Sanders, Natalie Schafer, Lizbeth Scott, Sylvia Sidney, Jean Simmons, Frank Sinatra, Red Skeleton, Ann Sothern, Robert Stack, "Jimmy" Stewart, Dean Stockwell, Gale Storm, Margaret Sullavan, Robert Taylor, Gene Tierney, Vera-Ellen, Ruth Warrick, Clifton Webb, Richard Widmark, Shelley Winters, and Gig Young, among a few others. (Please note the magazine is now is fragile condition with brittle pages, but the signatures themselves are still in good condition.)
    11" x 9"


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