Joey Adams "Strictly For Laughs" 1955 Book Signed Autograph Cindy Adams
Joey Adams-"Just For Laughs"-1955-Frederick Fell-5 1/2" X 9"-190 pages-hardcover book-with jacket-with illustrations-Signed By Author.Joey Adams (January 6, 1911 – December 2, 1999), born Joseph Abramowitz, was a Borscht Belt comedian who was inducted into the Friars Club in 1977 and wrote the book Borscht Belt in 1973.Adams was born in Brooklyn, New York. For many years, he wrote the "Strictly for Laughs" column in the New York Post. His wife, Cindy Adams (to whom he was married from 1952 until his death), is still the Post's leading society and gossip columnist.
Adams made numerous television appearances over the years, including on The Ed Sullivan Show and Howard Stern's 1990s TV shows, and was in the films Singing in the Dark (1956, of which he was also executive producer), Don't Worry, We'll Think of a Title (1966), and Silent Prey (1997). For years, he also hosted a radio talk show on WEVD in New York.The book has been autographed on the title page by Joey Adams with a fountain pen in blue...........BOTH BOOK AND AUTOGRAPH ARE IN VERY GOOD CONDITION. JACKET HAS WEAR......................