The Hollywood Hat: An Autographed Hat Holds the History of Early Hollywood
By Joe Biltman
“Can I have your autograph?”
The streets of Hollywood have teemed with autograph hunters for a century now. Brandishing an autograph book or scrap of paper, these collectors good-naturedly accost stars wherever they find them — on the street, in restaurants, at the supermarket, at gas stations, in elevators, in their cars when stopped at red lights, and even in restrooms.