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    1940 Walter Johnson Signed Check. "He's got a gun concealed about his person," journalist Ring Lardner once said of the mighty Big Train, "They can't tell me he throws them balls with his arm." The greatest fireballer of his era filled out and signed this personal check from "The Germantown Bank" entirely in his own 9/10 hand. Bank stamping remains entirely clear from the all-important signature, and the check exhibits no condition problems. Matted and framed beneath a photo of Johnson warming up to final dimensions of 12x16". Auction LOA from James Spence Authentication.


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    November, 2010
    4th-5th Thursday-Friday
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