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    Touching Note From Betty Bacall After Bogie's Death to Clifton Webb. Here is an awesome Autograph Note Signed "Betty" from Lauren Bacall written shortly after the death of her husband, Humphrey Bogart, from cancer. She writes, in part: "Darling Clifton- This is just an inarticulate but truly felt note to try to thank you for your long friendship, loyalty, and love for Bogie- for seeing him when you did and behaving as you did... Bogie always adored you. You knew him long before I did so I guess you knew that I envy you for those extra years..." Written on a foldover notecard that was personalized "Mr. and Mrs. Humphrey Bogart," Bacall has poignantly crossed out the "Mr. and" part. Also in this lot are two wonderful 7" x 5" informal B&W photos picturing Bacall, Bogart, Clifton Webb, Mabelle Webb, Laurence Olivier, Vivien Leigh, Joan Bennett and others- possibly never published. Original envelope for the note is included, all items in excellent condition. With COA from PSA/DNA.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2005
    8th Saturday
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