Auction Closed
February 20, 2019

15% Buyers Commission added to all lots.

You may place your bids in our current auction by clicking on the Lot #.

Lot No. Symbol
Catalog No.

Lot Description


Winning Bid 2/21/19





424 -

Baseball Collection of (12) Baseball Negro League Signatures,

(11) on envelopes, (1) on sgnd business card, most franked w/definitives and have event ccls, incls George Altman, Clifford Brown, Thomas Burt, Jr. (card), Ross Davis, Mahlon Duckett, Joe Durham, Lionel Evelyn, Wille Fordham, Walter Gibbons, Herold Gordon, Bill Harrell, and Michael Houlemard




(Entertainment) Kathryn Grayson (1922-2010),

actress and singer for 1940's & 50's musicals such as "Anchors Aweigh", "Showboat" and "Kiss me Kate", later working as an opera singer. Inscription and signature on studio 3 x 5 B&W photo w/separate signature (probably secretarial). Photo in excellent condition, some toning




(Entertainment) Emmett Evan "Van" Heflin (1908-1971),

American theater, film and radio actor, with a career spanning about 35 years. Appeared in movies "Shane", "3:10 to Yuma", "Gunman's Walk" and won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor in the movie "Johnny Eager". Studio 3x5 B&W photo w/inscription and signature on reverse. Very good condition, slight overall tng w/small moderate foxing on left edge.




(Entertainment) Dewey Martin (1923-2018),

Film and television actor from 1948-1978, sgnd 3 x 4 3/4 B&W picture w/water stn UL cnr


Not Sold


(Entertainment) Ruth Roman (1922-1999),

actress appearing in dramatic films and television dramas from 1940's-1970's. A star on the "Hollywood Walk of Fame" was installed in 1960. Ms. Roman also survived the sinking of SS Andrea Doria



429 CV

U534d Entire uprated w/#1031 (Exploration) 1 Washington signed Antarctic Event Cover,

VF, handstamp addr, cachet is inscription and geographic notation stating "LITTLE AMERICA VICTORIA LAND TRAVERSE/1958-59/REACHED 78 degrees 03'S, 131 degrees 45 'E/7 JAN 1959", followed by (6) signatures of "FRANK LAYMAN/S.L. DEN HARTOG/LYLE MCGINNIS/CHARLES ROLAND WILSON/AP CRARY/T, HATHERTON" - a "WHO'S WHO" of Antarctic geological/geophysical research and exploration. (We believe its the entire party). All tied to cvr w/cds "U.S. NAVY/JAN/27/1959/17038" pmk. Cover has backstamp "NAF McMURDO SOUND/ANTARCTICA" w/inscription at LL "APCODEINS FOR HANGOVERS". A list of signatorys is in red by previous owner. Condition is excellent, very minor small cr UR & LL w/slight overall tng. An extraordinary piece of history and Antarctic research