GLADYS HENSON

Bold signature and inscrption, “To John/Good wishes/Gladys Henson,” in green fountain pen on a 6×4 white 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 May 1965.  John Verzi collection.  The Irish character actress had a three-decade film and television career.  Early on she was seen in such films as The History of Mr. Polly (1949) and The Blue Lamp (1950), later transitioning to matronly roles, including 325 episodes of the long-running British television series, “The Newcomers.”

$25