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    1919 James Naismith Handwritten Signed Letter with Signed Envelope.

    Date: February 16, 1919.

    Location: France (no city listed).

    Length in pages: Six (written on fantastic "YMCA American Expeditionary Forces" letterhead).

    General Topics: He must decide whether to stay in France and finish his work, or return home, as a recent cable has given him permission to do.

    Quotation: "...Maude Naismith, well dearest heart, what shall I do. I'll tell you, what I shall do, stay until things are going right then hasten to the sweetest dearest wife in all the world..."

    Closing signature variation: "Maudie Darling, Jim."

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

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

    LOA from PSA/DNA.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2006
    15th Friday
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