Fred Astaire! Signed Paycheck for 1977 Appearance on the Dinah Shore Show!<br>SOLD!

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This check was issued by the Dinah Shore TV show for a 1978 appearance by perhaps the greatest dancer to ever appear on film, Fred Astaire. Astaire began his career in a duo act with his sister, Adele, first tasting stardom in 1917 with their Broadway hit "Over the Top". He made his legend as the top star in MGM musicals, mainly with Ginger Rogers, starring in classics like Top Hat" (1935) and "The Ziegfeld Follies" (1946). His career ventured to nonmusical roles, most notably "On the Beach" (1959) and he kept busy in his golden years picking up roles from the sublime to the rediculous, including "The Towering Inferno" (1974) and "Ghost Story" (1981) and even the made for TV "Battle Star Galctica 5". On this occasion he was probably visiting Dinah to promote the excellnet made for TV film, "A Family Upside Down" with Heln Hayes (we are also offering a check signed by Ms. Hayes this week!) - Astaire plays a proud man with health troubles coping with the idea of a nursing home. Mr. Astaire has signed on the back, the check is in excellent condtion. (Search words: Jazz and Blues Autographs)

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