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    1930 Letter to James Naismith re: Professional Basketball with Naismith's Typed Response. Thrilling three-page letter from a representative of famed sporting goods manufacturer "A.J. Reach, Wright & Ditson" excitedly discusses professional ball, noting that the American Basket Ball League is "...the biggest thing that has ever been attempted in professional basket ball." It goes on to identify several "outstanding players," with Hall of Famers Nat Holman and Dutch Dehnert mentioned by name. Naismith's typed draft of a response is on the back of the third and final page, thanking him for the information provided. Pages are EX.

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    December, 2006
    15th Friday
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