Oct 10, 2019 - Sale 2519

Sale 2519 - Lot 19

Price Realized: $ 1,188
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Estimate: $ 700 - $ 1,000
COTTON CLUB ALBUM (ALBUM.) Autograph album containing over 50 Signatures, autograph inscriptions Signed, and ink drawings Signed, by Cotton Club entertainers and other notables, kept by a frequenter of the Club. Nearly all leaves written on both recto and verso, 1-2 to a page. Oblong 12mo, publisher's cloth, worn; terminal leaf with Olsen and Johnson cartoon nearly detached, minor scattered soiling throughout. [New York], circa 1938

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Cole Porter Joe Louis (2). Each in pencil, one on same page as Bill Robinson Duke Ellington Cab Calloway Orson Welles Olsen and Johnson. Cartoon by Olsen, signed by both Ethel Waters (2) J. Fred Coots. AMQS, three bars from "You Go to My Head" Jimmy Stewart Jimmy Durante Henny Youngman Jimmy Dorsey Tallulah Bankhead. In pencil Ethel Merman Stepin Fetchit Ted Koehler. Cartoon featuring a man holding umbrella singing "Stormy Weather" Dorothy Lamour. Lipstick impression of kiss on ... Cole Porter Joe Louis (2). Each in pencil, one on same page as Bill Robinson Duke Ellington Cab Calloway Orson Welles Olsen and Johnson. Cartoon by Olsen, signed by both Ethel Waters (2) J. Fred Coots. AMQS, three bars from "You Go to My Head" Jimmy Stewart Jimmy Durante Henny Youngman Jimmy Dorsey Tallulah Bankhead. In pencil Ethel Merman Stepin Fetchit Ted Koehler. Cartoon featuring a man holding umbrella singing "Stormy Weather" Dorothy Lamour. Lipstick impression of kiss on the same page Louis Prima Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. others.