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    A Sammy Davis, Jr. Group of Items, 1970s-1980s. Five pieces including: 1) the star's 1989 autobiography "Why Me," signed in black felt-tip ink on the front free end paper "To / My Man / Dino / My / Love / Always / Mr. D. / Sammy Davis, Jr.;" 2) a script from the 1966 NBC Television series, "The Sammy Davis, Jr. Show," housed in a red leather binder reading in part "Shirley Rhodes" [production secretary], dated "April 8, 1966," marked "Show #13," 62 pages, numerous colored script change pages throughout, guest stars included Arthur Godfrey, Ella Logan, George Kirby, and Lola Falana; 3) a Billboard 'Top 40 Easy Listening' chart showing "Candy Man" by Sammy Davis, Jr. as the #1 song for the week ending May 20, 1972, mounted to a PermaPlaque board and shellacked; 4) a Scripto 'give-away' cigarette lighter with the performer's image on one side and his facsimile autograph on the other; and 5) another identical Scripto lighter; consigned directly by the daughter of Shirley Anne and George Rhodes, Davis' longtime and well-known business associates.
    17" x 10" and smaller


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2016
    12th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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