This item is an 8" X 10", black and white photo of actress Susan Hayward.
Susan Hayward (born Edythe Marrenner; June 30, 1917 – March 14, 1975) was an American actress and model. She was best known for her film portrayals of women that were based on true stories. After working as a fashion model for Walter Thornton, Hayward traveled to Hollywood in 1937 to audition for the role of Scarlett O'Hara. She secured a film contract and played several small supporting roles over the next few years. By the late 1940s, the quality of her film roles improved, and she achieved recognition for her dramatic abilities with the first of five Academy Award for Best Actress nominations for her performance as an alcoholic in Smash-Up, the Story of a Woman (1947). Hayward's success continued through the 1950s as she received nominations for My Foolish Heart (1949), With a Song in My Heart (1952), and I'll Cry Tomorrow (1955), winning the award for her portrayal of death row inmate Barbara Graham in I Want to Live! (1958). The photo has been autographed by Susan Hayward.................BOTH PHOTO AND AUTOGRAPH ARE IN EXCELLENT CONDITION.