GENE PITNEY

Bold signature and inscription, “To John,/’All/My Best/Gene/Pitney,” in black fountain pen on a 6×4 white index card.  Very fine condition, with a small magazine photograph affixed at the top right corner.  Undated on the reverse side, but likely early 1960s.  John Verzi collection.  The singer/songwriter was at his peak in the 1960s and ’70s, with 16 Top 40 hits in the U.S. and an equally successful career in the U.K.

$25