Description

    Jilly Rizzo's Personal Copy of The 1981 Unabridged Traveler's Guide to Sun City, South Africa Sinatra Tour Packet. Sinatra right-hand man Jilly Rizzo found himself in the middle of an international controversy during the summer of 1981, when Ol' Blue Eyes played a series of dates in Sun City, South Africa, for which he was condemned by the United Nations Special Committee on Apartheid. Before the Sinatra contingent left on the tour, Jilly and each member of the band received Frank's official "Unabridged Traveler's Guide" covering the proper etiquette they were to follow at customs, hotels, and restaurants while in South Africa, then in Argentina and Brazil, where further dates were scheduled. This unique Unabridged Traveler's Guide is marked "Jilly" in black marker on the front cover. Contents include information on customs, lodging, dining, gambling, and other leisure activities, and staging requirements for the Sinatra performances. This volume is a one-of-a-kind treasure related to one of Frank Sinatra's major tours, and was in the possession of Jilly Rizzo from 1981 until his death in 1992, when it became part of his estate archive. Fine condition. From the Jilly Rizzo Estate Archive. Accompanied by a letter of provenance from William Rizzo.

    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Books & Catalogs (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2008
    4th-6th Saturday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 0
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 441

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $9) 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 $1,641,778