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    1917 James Naismith Handwritten Signed Letter with Signed Envelope.

    Date: August 6, 1917.

    Location: San Francisco, California.

    Length in pages: Five.

    General Topics: Advises wife not to worry about money. General affection.

    Quotation: "...I went out to see J.S. Naismith...Miss Naismith was just as nice as could be...She could not realize that there was another Jas. Naismith..." The name "Naismith" is written three times in the letter's copy!

    Closing signature variations (two different closing greetings): "Ever yours, Hubby Jim" and "Don't forget my insurance, Papa Jim."

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

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

    LOA from PSA/DNA.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2006
    15th Friday
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