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Donna Reed

DONNA REED d1986. American film and television actress. With appearances in over 40 films, she is best known for winning the 1953 Academy Award for best supporting actress for her performance as Lorene in the war drama From Here To Eternity. She was also noted for her role in the perennial Christmas favorite Its A Wonderful Life (1946)  She then worked extensively in television, notably as Donna Stone an American middle class mother in the sitcom The Donna Reed Show (1958-1966). Later in her career she replaced Barbara Bel Geddes as Miss Ellie in the 1984 season of Dallas. She then sued the production company for breach of contract when she was abruptly fired upon Bel Geddes' decision to return to the show. She died of cancer aged 64 in 1986.


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An original 1970 autograph book page, clearly signed and dedicated by Donna Reed.



From the outstanding & huge autograph collection of Jean Williams of Chelsea, all obtained in and around the London Theatres / London Hotels (The Dorchester / The Savoy) /  the BBC Riverside Studios and ITV TV Studios from the late 1950s into the mid 1970s. Including (amongst others) such notables as ; John Lennon / Marlon Brando / Steve McQueen / Sharon Tate / Lee Van Cleef / Ringo Starr and Natalie Wood. Most of the signatures in the collection are dedicated to her by the celebrity and then annotated and dated in her hand.  This Donna Reed autograph is dated 5th July 1970. AFTAL Dealer No13 and UACC RD Memorabilia UK COA.  


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