GODFREY CAMBRIDGE

Bold signature and inscription, “To John/Godfrey/Cambridge,” in turquoise fountain pen on a 6×4 white index card.  Very fine condition.  A pencil notation on the reverse side indicates that this autograph was obtained in person in December 1964.  John Verzi collection.  The comic African-American character actor starred in such films as Watermelon Man, Cotton Comes to Harlem (both 1970), and Come Back Charleston Blue (1972).  He died of a heart attack in 1976 at the age of 43.  Scarce.

$30