Bold signature and inscription, “To John – with every/good wish -/Mary Merrall,” in blue felt tip ink on a 6×4 pink 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 June 1969.  John Verzi collection.  British actress Mary Merrall enjoyed a six-decade stage, screen, and television career, her roles ranging from Shakespearean tragedy to dotty matrons.  Her film credits included Dead of Night (1945), The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby (1947), and The Belles of St. Trinian’s (1954).