Description

    Bela Lugosi Signed Contract. A two-sided 8.5" x 22" Screen Actors Guild Minimum Contract for Free Lance Players, dated June 11, 1937 engaging Lugosi to co-star in the Republic serial SOS Coastguard, signed by him in black fountain ink and also initialed twice in regard to starting date and co-star billing, and once more on an attached flyer. Republic executive E. Goldstein has also signed the contract. It's notable that Lugosi's career was in trouble at the time; indeed, this was his last film work before Son of Frankenstein began shooting more than 16 months later. Also intriguing is that his character's name, as noted on the contract, is "Boroff," which sounds suspiciously like a contraction of the name of his rival, Boris Karloff. There are some small tears at the top of file hole area, otherwise Very Good condition. Accompanied by a COA from PSA/DNA.

    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Flat Material, Small (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    February, 2009
    21st-22nd Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 544

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 24 days left to consign to the 2018 March 25 - 26 Luxury Accessories Signature Auction - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    It was a great day! Thank you for the great work! I appreciate your help and attention on the sale.
    Richard L.,
    Island Park, NY
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2017 November 11 Entertainment & Music Memorabilia Signature Auction - Dallas
    2017 November 11 Entertainment & Music Memorabilia Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $1,640,153