Bold signature and inscription, “To John/Dudley Foster,” in black fountain pen on a 6×4 white index card.  Fine condition, with a mild vertical bend running the length of the card and touching the first letter of his surname.  A pencil notation on the reverse side indicates that this autograph was obtained in person in September 1968.  John Verzi collection.  The prolific character actor, who committed suicide at age 48, was something of a fixture on British television, appearing on numerous series, including “Danger Man,” “The Saint,” “The Avengers,” “Steptoe and Son,” “Z-Cars,” and “Bat Out of Hell,” to name just a few.