LUIS VAN ROOTEN

Bold vintage signature and inscription, “To Bobby/Luis Van Rooten,” in turquoise fountain pen on a pink album page, about 5.5 x 4.4  Annotated along the bottom edge, well away from the signature; otherwise very fine condition.  Character actor Luis Van Rooten appeared in such films as Hitler’s Madman (`943), The Big Clock (1948), and Champion (1949).  On television he appeared as the fight manager in the 1954 television series, “The Joe Palooka Story,” and made several appearances as Ralph Kramden’s landlord on “The Honeymooners.’  Scarce!

$85