EMORY PARNELL

Bold signature and inscription, “Best wishes Jon/Emory Parnell,” in brown felt tip ink on a 6×4 yellow index card.  Very fine condition, with a small magazine photograph affixed at the bottom right corner.  A pencil notation on the reverse side indicates that this autograph was obtained in person in August 1973.  John Verzi collection.  The hearty character actor appeared in literally hundreds of films and television series, frequently in unbilled bit parts, but had recurring roles in the Ma and Pa Kettle series and “The Lawman” on television, and had supporting roles in numerous Preston Sturges films.

$30