20 December 2002
JUDY GARLAND AND BILLE BURKE SIGNED BOOK 'THE WIZARD OF OZ'
A 1903 hardcover edition of the book owned by Marguerite and Helen Hoy, sisters who portrayed Munchkins and who had two of their co-stars sign the book during the 1939 filming. Inscribed opposite the inside front cover, the first autograph is in black fountain pen ink and reads to Marguerite and Helen/from Glinda/Hope we meet soon again/Bille Burke and the second autograph is in blue fountain pen ink and reads For Marguerite-/from your friend/Judy Garland/"Dorothy." Additionally, an ownership notation written in black fountain pen ink on the inside front cover reads This Book belongs to the/Hoy sisters/P.O. Box 149 Station G/W. 52. Str./New York, N.Y.
9 x 7 x 2 inches
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