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    Lucille Ball's Personal Photos, Including Signed Photos of Fred Astaire and Merv Griffin. This trio of b&w pictures from Lucille Ball's estate includes an 8" x 10" framed full-length shot of Fred Astaire on a studio lot, signed in black ink "To Lucy and Gary - Love from Fred - 1974"; a 7.5" x 10" photo of Lucy and Gary Morton with Merv Griffin, who has signed in blue ink "Dear Lucy & Gary - That Napoleon imitation really cracks me up! Love, Merv"; and a 7" x 9" framed shot (unsigned) of Lucy seated with Milton Berle, George Burns, Jack Benny, Bob Hope, Groucho Marx, and with Gale Gordon standing behind her. Quite a retinue! The pictures are in Very Fine to Excellent condition. This lot will be accompanied by a letter of provenance from Susie Morton as the widow of Gary Morton, Ms. Ball's second husband. The lot is not offered by the estate of Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz. Requires third party shipping.

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    Auction Dates
    July, 2010
    17th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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