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Saturday, May 29, 2010

Francis Lederer Autograph. Signed Ross Photo. CoA

Francis Lederer: b/w portrait photo by Ross Verlag, hand signed. Left part of the signature slightly smeared.

The Autograph comes with a Certificate of Authenticity.

3,5 x 5,5 inches.

Francis Lederer (1899 - 2000) was an (originally Austrian-Czech) American film and stage actor.

In 1931, Lederer was in London to perform on stage in Volpone and the next year in Autumn Crocus, which he then performed on Broadway where it played for 210 performances in 1932 and 1933. He also performed the play in Los Angeles. His performances attracted attention and film offers from Hollywood. With the deteriorating political situation in Europe, Lederer decided to stay in the United States. He became a U.S. citizen in 1939.........

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Friday, May 28, 2010

Jane Fonda Autograph. Signed Photo. CoA

Jane Fonda: Exciting color-portrait photo, hand signed.

The Autograph comes with a Certificate of Authenticity.

Jane Fonda is an American actress, writer, political activist, former fashion model, and fitness guru. She rose to fame in the 1960s with films such as Barbarella and Cat Ballou. She has won two Academy Awards and received several other awards and nominations. After 15 years of retirement, she returned to film in 2005 with Monster in Law followed by Georgia Rule two years later. She also produced and starred in several exercise videos released between 1982 and 1995.

Fonda has been an activist for many political causes, one of the most notable and controversial of which was her opposition to the Vietnam War. She has also protested the Iraq War and violence against women. She describes herself as a liberal and a feminist. Since 2001, Fonda has been a Christian. She published an autobiography in 2005.

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Monday, May 17, 2010

China, Cultural Revolution: 6 Calendars with Illustrations

Six Chinese pocket calendars from the Cultural Revolution and later: 1969, 1971-73, 78-79.

Each booklet has app. 80 pages. In the earlier calendars are more propaganda entries, Mao quotations, Lin Biao calligraphy, peasant calendar. 2 calendars have entries by hand.

2,8 x 4 inches (7 x 10 cm). Minor wear, no tears.

More Cultural Revolution Ephemera HERE