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    Ernie Kovacs' Publicity-Worn Suit. Kovacs' three-button custom-made suit with double pants in navy blue raw silk by Richard Bennett, bears the typed label "E. KOVACS, JUL 6 '53." The lot is accompanied by a news clipping showing Kovacs in the suit, leaning on an elephant, as a promotion for his role in the 1959 episode "I Was a Bloodhound" in CBS's popular Sunday evening show General Electric Theater. In Fine condition, one pair of pants is cuffed and the other is waiting to be hemmed. Measurements: 21" shoulder, 27" sleeve, 34.5" length, 35" waist, 33" inseam. Accompanied by a hardcover copy of Edie Adams' autobiography, Sing a Pretty Song. From the Ernie Kovacs/Edie Adams Estate Archive.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2009
    5th-6th Friday-Saturday
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