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    1918 James Naismith Handwritten Signed Letter with Signed Envelope.

    Date: January 29, 1918.

    Location: Paris, France.

    Length in pages: Eight, on "YMCA American Expeditionary Force" letterhead.

    General Topics: Update, small talk, affection. Stresses value of college education in all walks of life. Concern for son Jack's education.

    Quotation: "...I would feel very badly if I have a bundle of diplomas and my children none..."

    Closing signature variation: "Much love to my own dear girl, Hubby Jim."

    Mailing envelope: Yes, "Mrs. James Naismith" (small loss of autograph to stamp removal, otherwise 9/10).

    Condition: ALS (some fold separation, VG-EX), Envelope (G-VG). Ink 9/10.

    LOA from PSA/DNA.


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    December, 2006
    15th Friday
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