RAYMOND HUNTLEY

Vintage signature and inscription, “To John/Raymond Huntley,” in black fountain pen on a 6×4 white index card.  Very fine condition, with a small magazine photograph affixed at the top right corner.  A pencil notation on the reverse side indicates that this autograph was obtained in person in October 1963.  John Verzi collection.  The first actor to portray Dracula onstage, character actor Raymond Huntley appeared in scores of films and television series over his lengthy career, taking advantage of his sour-faced demeanor to portray supercilious barristers, bureaucrats and businessmen.

$25