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Joan Crawford Autograph Letter Signed Circa 1928

Joan Crawford Autograph Letter Signed Circa 1928

Joan Crawford Autograph Letter Signed Circa 1928
Joan Crawford Autograph Letter Signed Circa 1928



Joan Crawford Autograph Letter Signed Circa 1928
  Joan Crawford Autograph Letter Signed Circa 1928

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JOAN CRAWFORD - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED CIRCA 1928 - HFSID 47554. JOAN CRAWFORD Joan Crawford sends an autograph letter of regret that she has taken so long to write. Autograph letter signed: " Joan ", 2p (front and verso), 8¼x10¾ on Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios letterhead. Culver City, California, no date but written at upper right in unknown hand Sept. In full: Dan Dear Have started two or three letters to you but never completed them, therefore they were thrown in the wast [sic] basket. Dan, would you please do me a great favor? We all have a habit of expecting too much in the ones we love or I hope you love me any way, as I love you as a friend, in fact my greatest friend. When we don't get what we want from them were hurt, and disappointed, true? Why not expect very little of me, then maybe you'll be surprised? Im [sic] an awful egg, I know. Just when one need's a letter or wants' one from me one never gets it as a rule.

Dan I wouldn't trade your friendship for a thousand acquaintances, that's how much I treasure you but really don't you think I'm terrible too? Have moved out in Brentwood -426 - N- Bristol The most gorgeous place in the world. Have started on Adrianne hope you shall love her as I do the character. I know I can never thank you for all your trouble to send me all my clippings all the time, I do appreciate it even if I don't seem to. Honestly I do ask" Fold crease through "J of Joan.

Included self addressed mailing envelope: Mr. Dan Mahanoy/526-W-139th St/New York/City/New York.

Postmarked Culver City, California, 1928 September 6. The film was hugely successful, and MGM soon doubled her salary and began featuring her name on marquees. Unlike so many stars of the period, Crawford successfully made the transformation from the silent movies to the sound era, although she preferred the silent movies.


Crawford, originally a professional dancer, had made her film debut in 1925. She won a Best Actress Academy Award for Mildred Pierce (1945) and was nominated for Best Actress Oscars for Possessed (1947) and Sudden Fear (1952).
A tell-all memoir, Mommie Dearest (1978, later made into a feature film), by her daughter Christina, portrayed Crawford as unfeeling and ruthlessly ambitious. However, Crawford was a faithful correspondent with her large fan base. See more material from these signers.

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There are no other warranties of any nature either expressed or implied, including but not limited to the warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. The item "JOAN CRAWFORD AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED CIRCA 1928" is in sale since Wednesday, October 18, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Autographs\Movies". The seller is "historydirect" and is located in Las Vegas, NV. This item can be shipped worldwide.

  • Authentication: Numbered COA issued by Gallery of History, Inc.
  • Signed by: Joan Crawford
  • Autograph Type: Autograph Letter Signed
  • Autograph: Authentic Original



Joan Crawford Autograph Letter Signed Circa 1928
  Joan Crawford Autograph Letter Signed Circa 1928