March Militaria & Autograph Auction

Lot 385:


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Start price: $40

Estimated price: $80 - $160

Buyer's premium: 25%

Lot of two letters of Hollywood couple Joan Crawford and Douglas Fairbanks, Jr., includes a letter from Joan Crawford (1908 – 19777) American actress, TLS on her personal letterhead, Jan 31.1975, 6 x 7 in., in part: ‘…I hope your Christmas was joyous, and this New Year will be a glorious one…’ Signed in full at conclusion in black ink. With: Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. (1909 – 2000) American actor and producer, and a decorated naval officer of World War II. He was the son of actor Douglas Fairbanks and was once married to Joan Crawford. TLS, 1 page, October 27, 1978, 9.5 x 6 in., on his personal letterhead, recommending Mario Dix for membership in Le Club, New York City: ‘I should like to take this happy opportunity of recommending Mr. Mario Dix for membership in Le Club. He is both well-known and well-liked by many of the Le Club’s members, and has many fine friends and associates on both sides of the Atlantic…’, singed in black in at conclusion. Mailing folds and staples still attached. Fine.