Sammy Davis Jr. Annotated Stop the World Scripts, 1978. - 46736 Sold* at Scottsdale 2007 - Lot #3277 Sammy Davis Jr. Annotated Stop the World Scripts, 1978. https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Automobilia/46736/46736_Auto_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #3277   Sammy Davis Jr. Annotated Stop the World Scripts, 1978.
Auction Scottsdale 2007
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
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Lot 3277
*Includes Buyer Commission
Description
Sammy Davis Jr. Annotated 'Stop the World' Scripts, 1978. Sammy Davis Jr. 's personal leather-bound copy of the play for a remake of the movie musical Stop the World - I Want to Get Off, ultimately released as Sammy Stops the World in 1978, with Davis' name embossed on the front cover. The pages feature many handwritten annotations, although they have been removed from the binding (easily repaired), and are inVery Fine condition with light wear. From the Sammy Davis Jr. Estate. A revised copy of the first draft of the screenplay, dated September 8, 1978. Based on the musical Stop theWorld: I Want to Get Off (1966) and updated for Sammy, it was released in 1978 as Sammy Stops the World. The script is in Very Fine condition with mild wear and discoloration, and includes a typed letter to Sammy from producer Hillard Elkins, dated September 13, 1978 (Fine to Very Fine with moderate tanning, soiling, and edge wear). From the Sammy Davis Jr. Estate. No Reserve.
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