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    AUTOGRAPH MATERIAL FOR STAGE, SCREEN, AND CLUB PERFORMERS..

    Please note: Autographs from the Leonard Finger collection have not been autenticated by Spence/Grad but we believe these autographs to be as stated.

    Includes: Autographed Portrait Signed HAROLD and FAYARD NICHOLAS, inscribed "To Our Pal Verna ‘Keep a Twinkle in your Eye’ Nicholas Brothers Harold Fayard 1937" (very minor tear and crease bottom left), APS of HATTIE McDANIEL with personalized inscription dated December 24, 1941 (minor tear and horizontal crease and chipping to corners–still nice), APS of STEPIN FETCHIT (a 4 x 5" publicity still of him with Jimmy Stewart from "Bend in the River"–signature somewhat light and photo creased) together with May 1957 issue of "Hep" magazine showing a decrepit Fetchit with a cover article "The Sad Case of Stepin Fetchit", and fours scraps of paper containing names and phone numbers of performers, a typed sequence of acts, and signed receipts for salary payments from 1935. These receipts are signed in pencil by JACKIE MABLEY (three times), RAY MOORE, BILL BAILEY, LILLYN BROWN, MOORE & JINES, PEARL BAILEY, et al.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2003
    9th Tuesday
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