MARILYN MONROE COMMEMORATIVE 1ST DAY ISSUE CACHET+PHOTO

MARILYN"

"HOLLYWOOD REMEMBERS MARILYN"

SPECIAL F IRST D AY I SSUE COMMEMORATIVE CACHET

COMMEMORATIVE FIRST DAY OF ISSUE,DOUBLE POST OFFICE STAMPED 1992 AND 1995 .

NUMBERED & SIGNED BY THE ORIGINAL CREATOR: RON ANDERSON

WITH INSURANCE APPRASIAL OF $400.00

OFFERED FOR YOUR ENJOYMENT IS A RARE,LIMITED EDITION CACHET,CREATED BY THE WELL KNOWN AND HIGHLY PRIZED CACHET DESIGNER;MR. RON ANDERSON. HIS WORK IS RARELY AVAILABLE TO THE PUBLIC AND ONLY IN A PARTING-WITH OFFER SUCH AS THIS, ESPECIALLY SINCE HIS PASSING SEVERAL YEARS AGO, THESE ARE NOW NEAR-TO-IMPOSSIBLE TO FIND.

MR. ANDERSON IS NOTED FOR MANY COMMEMORATIVE CACHET'S SUCH AS:

HIS TRIBUTE TO JOHN WAYNE WHEN THE POSTAL SERVICE PAID TRIBUTE TO THE MOVIE " STAGECOACH " IN MARCH OF 1990.

A CACHET OF PRESIDENT ABRAHAM LINCOLN WHICH WAS SEALED AT "FORD'S THEATRE" ON APRIL 14TH 1990,THIS WAS TO COMMEMORATE THE "125TH" ANNIVERSARY OF HIS DEATH BY ASSASSINATION .

PARAMOUNT PICTURES ASKED MR.ANDERSON TO CREATE A DESIGN COMMEMORATING THE " 25TH ANNIVERSARY " OF THEIR TV TREASURE " STAR TREK ".

FOR THE POSTAL RELEASE OF IT'S " ELVIS STAMP " HE CREATED A VERY BEFITTING CACHET CELEBRATING THE " 58TH ANNIVERSARY" OF " ELVIS" BIRTH ON JANUARY 8, 1935 . THIS WAS ISSUED AND SEALED IN GRACELAND FOR ONE DAY ONLY ON JANUARY 8,1993.

SOME OF MR. ANDERSON'S OTHER CACHET CREATIONS ARE:

A " 50TH ANNIVERSARY" OF THE " GONE WITH THE WIND " BOOK.

THE " 20TH " ANNIVERSARY OF THE APOLLO MOON-LANDING ,ISSUED AT THE JOHNSON SPACE CENTER IN 1989.

THE " 50TH " ANNIVERSARY OF THE NATIONAL BASEBALL HALL OF FAME ALSO IN 1989,THE SAME YEAR WHICH HONORED LOU GHRIG .

A CACHET HONORING " SITTING BULL " ON THE " 100TH" ANNIVERSARY (1989) OF THE GREAT SIOUX CHIEF'S DEATH.

HIS THIRD CACHET HONORING THE U.S. VISIT BY POPE JOHN PAUL II , MADE THE COVER OF LINN'S STAMP NEWS.THIS CACHET SOLD OUT IN A MATTER OF HOURS IN THE SAN FRANCISCO POST OFFICE,AND SO ON .

RON ANDERSON'S WORKS ARE VERY FRAMABLE BY THEMSELVES,BUT ESPECIALLY SO WHEN COMBINED WITH A PUBLICITY PHOTO OF THE ONE BEING HONORED. THIS COMBINATION OF A LOW ISSUE COMMEMORATIVE CACHET,WITH A FAMOUS B&W PHOTO OF MARILYN MONROE ,HAS BEEN DOUBLE STAMPED WITH THE FOLLOWING;

SEALED JUNE 1,1992

MARILYN STATION

HOLLYWOOD ROOSEVELT HOTEL

HOLLYWOOD,CA.90028

( THE 65TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE HOLLYWOOD ROOSEVELT HOTEL)

(TOP UPPER RIGHT-SIDE NEXT TO THE "LOVE" STAMP)

AND

AT UNIVERSAL CITY,CA. 91608

(UNIVERSAL STUDIOS)

JUNE 1 1995

PLUS

THE

FIRST DAY OF ISSUE

UNIVERSAL STUDIOS

HOLLYWOOD,STAMPED

(NEXT TO THE MARILYN MONROE POSTAL STAMP AT THE BOTTOM ON THE LEFT)

ALONG WITH THE

HOLLYWOOD ROOSEVELT HOTEL,1927-1992, 65TH ANNIVERSARY EMBOSSED STAMP

HOLLYWOOD REMEMBERS IS BEAUTIFULLY DRAWN WITH " MARILYN "

EMBOSSED IN A VIBRANT MAGENTA ON THE LEFTSIDE BELOW THE TITLE.

(SEE ACCOMPANING PICS)

THE BACK OF THIS SEALED ENVELOPE HAS THE SEAL OF THE HOLLYWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND THE SEAL OF THE HONORARY MAYOR OF HOLLYWOOD,MR. JOHNNY GRANT WHO WAS ALSO AT THAT TIME CHAIRMAN & EXECUTIVE PRODUCER.MY CAMERA WAS NOT FUNCTIONING WELL ENOUGH TO LOAD A PICTURE OF THIS BUT WILL ADD ONE AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.

THIS PIECE IS FULLY FRAMED AND MATTED WITH THE INSURANCE APPRAISAL AND SOME HISTORY ON MR. ANDERSON ATTACHED TO THE BACK.IT MEASURES APPROXIMATLY;FRAME SIZE 22.1/2" H x 18" W .THE ENVELOPE MEASURES APPROX 41/2" W x 9 1/2" L AND HAS AN B x W, 8" x 10" NUDE PUBLICITY PHOTO OF MARILYN IN A MOST PROVOCATIVE POSE.

THIS INCREDIBLE CACHET HAS TO BE SEEN IN PERSON TO FULLY APPRECIATE THE BEAUTIFUL FEATURES IN IT'S DESIGN.T ARE SO MANY DETAILS MY LITTLE 2 MEGAPIXEL CAMERA COULD NOT BRING OUT,THAT ONE HAS TO VIEW IT FIRST HAND TO GRASP WHAT A WORK OF ART THIS TRULY IS .

SIGNED & NUMBERED BY THE LATE MR. RON ANDERSON HIMSELF .

A TRULY RARE OPPORTUNITY FOR ANY SERIOUS COLLECTOR OF POSTAL &/OR MOVIE COMMEMORATIVE MEMMORABILIA WHO WISHES TO HAVE THAT "ONE" ALL-ENCO...

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