Vintage 8×10 glossy black and white chest-up studio portrait, boldly signed and inscribed in black felt tip ink, “Greetings to Smitty from an/old war buddy/in Belgium/’44!/John McGiver/ 2/20/71.”  Very good condition, with scattered mild creasing and staple holes at the top left corner.  The portly, prolific screen and television character actor played both comic and dramatic roles, and was featured in such films as Breakfast at Tiffany’s (1961), The Manchurian Candidate (1962), and Midnight Cowboy (1969).