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    Description

    1917 James Naismith Handwritten Letter with Signed Envelope.

    Date: June 16, 1917.

    Location: San Antonio, Texas.

    Length in pages: Four, on "YMCA" stationery.

    General Topics: Leaving for Eagle Pass, Arizona and New Mexico. Spoke to 600 soldiers. General affection.

    Quotation: "...Maudie dear, you do not know how glad I am that I have such a dear good wife and that you have all my heart and my good clean body..."

    Closing signature variation: Unsigned.

    Mailing envelope: Yes, "J. Naismith" (8/10) and "Mrs. Jas. Naismith" (9/10).

    Condition: ALS (EX-MT), Envelope (VG). Ink 9/10.

    LOA from PSA/DNA.


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    December, 2006
    15th Friday
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