EDDIE DEAN (1907-1999) – Signature of this popular western film star and country music recording artist on original 8×10 scene still from The Westward Trail. A founding member of The Country Music Hall of Fame, the Texas-born singer found early fame on radio before journeying to California to appear in movies. He spent over a decade in bit parts and supporting roles, until be signed for his own series of color westerns to be distributed through poverty row independent, PRC. The films, which were low on production values, showcased Dean’s superb voice and he developed a lasting following. Though a pilot for his own television series, The Marshal of Gunsight Pass (1950) failed to sell, Dean continued to record and make personal appearances into the 1980s. This is an authentic, hand-signed autograph — not a facsimile, reprint or reproduction — and is accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity.
CONDITION: Photo is in VERY FINE condition. Signature is crisp and clean.