Way To The Stars (aka Johnny In The Clouds), 1945 : A Louisville "slugger" baseball bat and ball used in the film, 6
Lot 6
Way To The Stars (Johnny In The Clouds), 1945 : A Louisville "slugger" baseball bat and ball used in the film, 6
Sold for £62 (US$ 105) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Vintage Film Posters & Memorabilia 1900-1959
Way To The Stars (Johnny In The Clouds), 1945 : A Louisville "slugger" baseball bat and ball used in the film,
together with three letters addressed 'Harry Jordan' from Laurence Olivier and Bing Crosby thanking him for thoughtful letters, and a DVD of the film (6)

Footnotes

  • The baseball bat and ball feature in the film during the scene in which the waiting pilots play a game of baseball.

    Harry Jordan, who worked as a Valet for many stars during the 1940s - 1970s obtained the items directly after the production. Mr. Jordan, worked as Laurence Olivier's personal Valet for 10 years and the letters enclosed within this lot relate to this.
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