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    Walter Huston Autographed Still (Circa 1929) Still (11" X 14"). Shelby Chapman became good friends with famous screen star Walter Huston from the time they met in the set of Huston's third film "Gentlemen of the Press." They had their love of engineering as a common bond which Chapman had used his experience in since prior to WWI and which Huston left to pursue his acting career. In Chapman's other effects were a number of letters from Huston, so they must have stayed in contact for several years after Chapman did two films with him in 1929. Offered in this lot is a signed still with a poem written by Huston to Chapman, The photo reads,"Dedicated to my friend "Mike" Chapman, When you've worked like hell all day. And the clouds of life are grey. When you've played a scene and haven't missed a line, when you hear old Chappy say. The sound it is okay. The Sun Breaks thru and Baby don't it shine. Walter Huston." Also included is a letter from Mr.Huston to Chapman dated February 24, 1931. It is hand written on Huston's embossed stationary. This lot is accompanied by a COA from PSA/DNA.

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    March, 2005
    17th-18th Thursday-Friday
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