WHITE, BETTY (1922-2021)
American actress and comedian. A pioneer of early television, with a television career spanning more than seven decades, White was noted for her vast work in the entertainment industry and being one of the first women to work both in front of and behind the camera.
ALS – Autograph Letter Signed, two panels on a wildlife greeting card. Addressed to her long-time friend Kay Daly, president of Bett’s Pets. Entirely in the hand of White, signed Bets. Accompanied by a 8″x10″ color glossy photograph. Professionally matted and ready for your own frame treatment. Letter, in part, reads: Well, I was dallying in Carmel when I should have been writing a big thank you for such a wonderful birthday. After such a beautiful Christmas you still went all out for my birthday. I love everything so much although I know I should be scolding you. First of all, the beautiful little tawny owl is such a gem, and the pride of the collection. The Shi Tzu calendar is up right here beside my desk and the golden retriever one is in my kitchen in Carmel — they are wonderful and I’m half through with the James Herriot’s Dog Stories and loving them…