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    Three Sammy Davis, Jr. Signed Letters, 1960s-1970s. The first typed on plain stationery, sent to JW in Los Angeles, CA, dated "August 29, 1961," a thank you note for the loan of a hat, reading in part "Sargeants Three [sic] is now finished and I must, very / reluctantly, return your hat. /...Any success / I may have in the picture will be mainly due to your / generosity. / ...If I can ever do anything for you, a benefit for your / favourite charity, a walk-on in one of your films, lend / you my tuxedo, etc. you know you can count on me," signed in blue fountain pen ink in the lower right corner "Sammy Davis, Jr.," with its original transmittal envelope; 2) typed on personalized stationery, sent to JW in Durango, Mexico, dated "Feb. 11, 1969," reading in part "It has been a long search but I believe I have finally / found the screenplay for the two of us that we began / looking for six years ago," signed in blue fountain pen ink in the lower right corner "Sammy" (the two never made a film together); the third typed on personalized stationery, sent to JW in Beverly Hills, CA, dated "June 24, 1977," reading in full "Thank you for helping me help West Adams Community / Hospital. / Peace and love," signed in same manner.
    11" x 8 1/2" and smaller


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    Auction Dates
    October, 2011
    6th-7th Thursday-Friday
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