El Morocco signed guestbook set for auction in New York


2015-06-26 13:52:56


El Morocco signed guestbook set for auction in New York

Some of the biggest celebrities of the 1930s signed El Morocco's guestbook

A guestbook from the world famous Manhattan supper club El Morocco is to lead a sale of items belonging to founder John Perona at Doyle New York on September 16.

It's valued at $2,000-3,000.

Marlene Dietrich MoroccoMarlene Dietrich is among the celebrities who signed the guestbook

Titled the El Morocco Family Album, the book features hundreds of signed photographs of some of the biggest names of the 1930s, including Marlene Dietrich, Gloria Swanson and William K Vanderbilt.

The club opened as a speakeasy in 1931 andquickly became one of the most exclusive venues in New York.

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