Standard size vintage autograph album or book with 4 1/2 by 5 1/2 inch blue, pink or white pages containing 28 signatures of notable or to obscure Hollywood actors, actresses and directors from the 1930s and 1940s (all long deceased of course) in fountain pen or pencil, most of them personalized and inscribed to Virginia. Both original owners of the album, who were related, wrote their names and addresses on the inside cover, one of them was named Virginia. The album is dated 1937.
The full list of identified signatures: June Turney and J. Keirn Brennan (back to back of same page), Lou Seiler and Jerry Englebright (back to back of same page), J. Charles Davis, Lon Chaney Jr., Fred Kelsey, Rita Johnson, Basil Rathbone, Rouben Mamoulian, Lenore Coffee Cowen and William Joyce Cowen (on same page), Walter Connolly, Ralph Bellamy and Walter Woolf King (back to back of same page), Mary Pickford, Myrna Loy, Eleanor Powell, Lynne Carver, Maureen O'Sullivan, Robert Taylor, George Murphy, Bruce Cabot, Josephine Hutchinson, Jean Chatburn and Binnie Barnes. Except where noted the signed pages are blank on the reverse. Two signatures are unidentified. Authenticated by JSA with their Letter of Authenticity which lists the more prominent signers.
The album and binding is intact but being 80 years old, has typical aging, discoloration and stains, none affecting any of the key signatures.
THIS IS OBVIOUSLY A RARE AND UNIQUE PIECE OF VINTAGE HOLLYWOOD MEMORABILIA.