BOBBY JORDAN signed the autograph card and wrote "'49" designating the year. A previous owner affixed a newspaper clipping photograph of him from the 1930s to the Autograph Leaf. The back of this Autograph Leaf has the autograph of FLORENCE BATES.
Her autograph is also quite valuable. She was the first female attorney in the state of Texas. She acted in 60 films and held an important role in the film "REBECCA" as a grand dame.
This photo and Autograph Leaf came from the estate of PETER HANSON, a well known collector of movie star memorabilia. BOBBY JORDAN was an American actor, born in Harrison, New York, most notable for being a member of the Dead End Kids, the East Side Kids and The Bowery Boys. BOBBY JORDAN was a talented toddler and by the time he was six years old, he could sing, tap dance and play the saxophone.In 1942, he acted in the film "MILITARY ACADEMY", before entering the United States Army during World War II in 1943 as a foot soldier in the 97th Infantry Division. He was subsequently involved in an elevator accident that forced him to have surgery to remove his right kneecap. He died in 1965 due to cirrhosis of the liver; He was only 42 years old. There are light creases and edgewear in the borders and corners. This is a VINTAGE ORIGINAL Photo and Signed Autograph Leaf and NOT a Reproduction Restrike. The item "BOBBY JORDAN Vintage Original DEAD END KIDS Photo & RARE Autograph Leaf Signed" is in sale since Sunday, May 24, 2015. This item is in the category "Entertainment Memorabilia\Autographs-Original\Movies\Photographs".
The seller is "edi2004" and is located in Carrollton, Virginia. This item can be shipped worldwide.