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MAN FROM UNCLE GAME
MAN FROM UNCLE ACTION
|Mr. Robert Vaughn graced us
with his presence at the NEC Birmingham in November 1998, in return for an appearance
fee, and charging anyone who wanted his autograph £15 for a signed
photograph, or £20 (changed from £10 after one hour of the show
opening) if it was on an artifact. The Napoleon Solo Doll for sale on
this page I lent out so that he could have it with him the day before
the show (Friday), when he appeared on
Channel 4 television. However...
Three things I will never forget in my life about this Memorabilia Show weekend: <1> he (R.V.) did not turn up on time on Saturday for the live BBC Breakfast programme interview, thus yours truly was approached and performed the honour; <2> when I approached Mr. Vaughn at 4.45pm on Sunday and asked him to sign the doll he had 'borrowed' the day before, his actual words were "You'll have to pay"; <3> the £40 I gave in return for two signatures (re above item doll and UNCLE Attache case), he (R.V.) held my two £20 notes up in the air to check that they were genuine... the man, the myth. someone took the p....
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