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    1923 Walter Johnson Handwritten Signed Letter to Clyde Milan. Fantastic content in this three-page letter penned on the letterhead of a Detroit hotel as the Senators paid a visit to the Tigers. The Big Train laments Milan's dismissal from the club, writing, "Well Zeb, you don't know how much I miss you when we go on the road seems like every time I go to the room you should be there. I am rooming with Gharrity now. Lots of people ask about you and all feel like I do that you got one of the worst deals a ball player ever got and some day I hope it comes back to these fellows." Johnson also notes "I am in lots better shape than I was last year and should win quite a few games." He closes with an unusual signature variation, the first we've ever seen this style: "Your friend, Walter P. J." All ink is 9/10 and pages exhibit original mailing folds and no other issues of note. Original mailing envelope is handwritten by Johnson but unsigned. Pre-certified by PSA/DNA. Auction LOA from James Spence Authentication.

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    October, 2012
    25th-27th Thursday-Saturday
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