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    1917 James Naismith Handwritten Signed Letter.

    Date: July 2, 1917.

    Location: El Paso, Texas.

    Length in pages: Four.

    General Topics: Letter is to son Jack. Spoke to 1,200 soldiers, well received. Wishes son knew what he wanted to do with his life. Naismith wishes he knew how to play a piano.

    Quotation: "...I hope you can make up enough so that you can graduate your H.S. next year and get right into college for it may not be so easy to get a college edu. if we should leave Lawrence..."

    Closing signature variation: "Your affectionate chum, partner and father, Papa Jim."

    Mailing envelope: None.

    Condition: EX-MT. Ink 9/10.

    LOA from PSA/DNA.


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    December, 2006
    15th Friday
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