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    Sale 2519 | Lot 19
    Price Realized: $1,188With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2519 Lot 19

      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

      Estimate $700 - 1,000

      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.

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $1,188