Spike Milligan's script for 'The Goon Show', dated 29th June 1952,

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Lot 155
Spike Milligan's script for 'The Goon Show',
dated 29th June 1952,

Sold for £ 420 (US$ 578) inc. premium
Spike Milligan's script for 'The Goon Show',
dated 29th June 1952,
for show No.40 (Second Series), recorded at the Paris Theatre, London, Sunday 29th June 1952, comprising front page with cast/crew and production details and a further twenty-seven mimeographed pages, Spike's lines marked in pencil and a few pages with doodles and annotations, together with newspaper articles on Spike from 'The Express', October 1999

Footnotes

  • At the end of the recording Spike threw this script into the audience and it was caught by the vendor, who was a sixteen-year-old at the time and a keen Goons fan.
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