Lot 887: Scarce partly-printed DS, one page, 11.5 x 8.25, December 2, 1921. Stock certificate for five shares of the Houdini Picture Corporation issued to Joseph Feather. Signed at the conclusion by Houdini as president of the company and countersigned by Harry H. Poppe as assistant treasurer. In fine condition, with two vertical folds (one passing through a single letter of the signature), adhesive remnants to the top edge, and the signature a shade or two light. Chartered by the State of New York on February 26, 1921, the Houdini Picture Corporation was involved in three Houdini silents: The Soul of Bronze (1921), The Man from Beyond (1922), and Haldane of the Secret Service (1923).
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 453
Sunday, 17th May 2015
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