Lot 154A: Hotel Astor menu signed by Frank Sinatra, 6 others
December 1, 2016
Falls Church, VA, USALive Auction
Description: [Musicians] Hotel Astor menu signed by 7 entertainers (mostly musicians): Frank Sinatra (lower right), Buddy Rich (upper left), Artie Shaw, Connie Haines, Vaughan Moore, Sincerely/ Tomy Dorsey (Tommy Dorsey, big band leader, upper right), and Jo Stafford (Pied Piper). Signed in front of the owner, Bette Eckles, during a class trip to New York City. Eckles ownership signature in upper margin of the menus right text page. 4to. Menus text is  pages: The inside of the front and rear wraps. Printed on the front: "I'm Getting Sentimental/Over You, Tommy Dorsey/Astor Roof - Times Square." (Lower margin of menus 1st text page: Friday, May 23, 1941.) Chips to corners with some splitting between the menus front and rear wraps. Small surface chips to edges. Good overall.