DOROTHY PETERSON

Vintage 8×10 matte finish sepia tone chest-up studio portrait, boldly signed and inscribed in black fountain pen, “To Doris/You’ll take With Best/Wishes and like it/Dorothy Peterson/Nov. 1936.”  Very fine condition.  The diminutive, earnest-looking character actress, was cast as long-suffering wives and mothers in dozens of features throughout the 1930s and ’40s. From 1950 on, she was seen exclusively on television.

$60