Description

    Dalton Trumbo's Annotated Tender Comrade Script. Written by Dalton Trumbo and directed by Edward Dmytryk and for RKO Studios in 1943, Tender Comrade starred Ginger Rogers in a story about World War II female defense workers sharing a house. Trouble began when Ms. Rogers, sensing what she discerned as communist propaganda, objected to some of her speeches. The film eventually became disastrous for Dmytryk and Trumbo when both ran afoul of the House Un-American Activities Committee; the communal nature of Tender Comrade's story contributing to their blacklisting as members of "The Hollywood Ten." This is Trumbo's 149-page script, with two annotated pages and hand-numbered revision pages. An item with both Hollywood and political significance, in Excellent condition, from the estate of Trumbo's personal secretary Minnabell Cline.

    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
    November, 2010
    12th-14th Friday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 496

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) 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
    Consign to the 2020 October 27 Domain Names Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    Again I say thank you and I have recommended your company to several people.
    Roberta Thornhill,
    Clyde, 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 $1,635,684