Lot 862: American character actress (1899–1969) remembered for her roles in the television series Leave It to Beaver, The Real McCoys, and Batman. Typescript of a playful poem, one page, 8.5 x 11, no date, signed at the conclusion in black ballpoint, "Or—Let's not underestimate plots Atom bombical? Madge Cummings Blake, alias 'Aunt Harriet' on Batman." The poem, in part: "Wham!!! Pow!!! Zwap!!!!! Wheee!!!!!!! A Crusader he is in his Cowl and his Cape / And the wind seeps the wake of his speed! / With Robin beside him, computers and tape / Find clues to the dens where crimes breed…. / Then the Batmobile speeds them through chaotic noise / To meet Scum of the world's Misbegotten: / Setting Ethical Traps for small girls and boys, / Platitudes the grown-ups have forgotten." In fine condition.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 453
Sunday, 17th May 2015
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