George Formby

George Formby

Reference number:

11866
£68.00

Description:

A good original vintage 1936 autograph book page, clearly signed in ink by George Formby

Certification:

From the autograph collection of Ellen W who worked as a wardrobe mistress at Twickenham Studios during the 1930s. Some autographs are dedicated to her along with annotations. AFTAL Dealer No13 and UACC RD Memorabilia UK COA

Size:

14x11cm Sized Page

Condition:

Good. View Image

George Formby

Reference number:

9423
£68.00

Description:

A good original 1933 autograph book page, clearly signed in ink Yours Faithfully George Formby.

Certification:

From the vintage 1930-40s autograph book of Marjorie Heywood of Huddersfield. Her book contained over 100 notable musicians / composers / opera-singers / conductors and entertainers of the period. AFTAL Dealer No13 and UACC RD Memorabilia UK COA. 

Size:

15x13cm Sized Autograph Book Page

Condition:

Good. View Image. Some age toning.

George Formby

Reference number:

5309
£88.00

Description:

An original (circa 1938) autograph book page, clearly signed in pencil by George Formby.

Double mounted for fine display with photograph.

Certification:

From the 1930s-40s autograph book of Dorothy Popple , containing many theatre and variety stars of the period collected in around the Yorkshire area. AFTAL Dealer No13 and UACC RD Memorabilia UK COA.

Size:

18x12in >> Acid Free Mount >> Unframed

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About George Formby

George Formby

GEORGE FORMBY d1961. English singer actor comedian and legendary ukuele player. After his fathers death in 1921, he abandoned his career as a jockey to follow in his fathers music-hall footsteps. His unique cheeky and catchy musical style (especially with his ukuele compositions) made him a star. He became  the UKs highest paid entertainer during the 1930s and the biggest box office attraction of the era. He died of a heart attack aged 56 in 1961, just 3 months after losing his beloved wife Beryl.

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George Formby

Reference number:

8807
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Description:

A good original vintage 1930s autograph book page, clearly signed in ink by George Formby.

 

Certification:

From a 1930-40s Blackpool United Kingdom area autograph book containing many notable Music Hall / Actors and Big Band performers of the period all obtained in person in the areas theatres by Mr SS. AFTAL Dealer No13 and UACC RD Memorabilia UK COA.

Size:

11x10cm Sized Autograph Book Page

Condition:

Fair. View Image.

George Formby

Reference number:

6417
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Description:

A good original vintage circa 1938 autograph book page, clearly signed in pencil by George Formby (adding Best Wishes).

 

Certification:

From the 1930s autograph book of Peggy Thompson of Chatham Kent, containing many entertainment notables of the period. AFTAL Dealer No13 and UACC RD Memorabilia UK COA.

Size:

18x12in >> Acid Free Mount >> Unframed

Condition:

Good. View Images.

George Formby

Reference number:

4030
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Description:

A clearly signed promo postcard in ballpoint dated 1953.

 

Certification:

From an extensive autograph collection obtained by Mr Rigg Lawson who owned a cinema in Cumbria during the 1950s -60s. UACC RD Memorabilia UK COA