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Bob Hope Life Magazine 1971 Signed Autograph Cover Photos
Life Magazine-January 29,1971-68 pages. This vintage LIfe Magazine-whichoriginally sold for fifty cents-features a full cover photo of actor Bob Hope-"On The Road With An American Institution". The magazine also features an 8 page article with photos on Bob Hope-"The Road Gets Rougher". Comedian, born in London and moved to Bristol before emigrating with his parents to the US in 1908. After some years on the stage as a dancer and comedian, he made his first film appearance in The Big Broadcast of 1938 (1938) singing "Thanks for the Memories", which became his signature tune. In partnership with Bing Crosby and Dorothy Lamour, he appeared in the highly successful "Road to ..." comedies (1940-1952), and in many others until the early 1970s. During World War II and the Korean and Vietnam wars he spent much time entertaining the troops in the field. For these activities and for his continued contributions to the industry he was given a special Academy Award on five occasions. The Life Magazine has been autographed on the front cover by Bob Hope with a fountain pen in black.............BOTH LIFE MAGAZINE AND AUTOGRAPH ARE IN VERY GOOD CONDITION.............