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    1932 Oswald Tower Signed Letter to James Naismith. One of the toughest of all Basketball Hall of Fame autographs is found here, penned at the bottom of a typed letter to a man whose signature is likewise in the shortest of supply. Tower also joins Naismith as one of the most influential figures in the development of the sport, serving half a century as a member of the National Basketball Rules Committee and almost as long as the editor of the Official Basketball Guide. Content of the letter is fantastic, reading in part, "...The game would go merrily along next year if we did not make a single change in the rules. Taken by and large basketball is in wonderfully fine condition..." Tower's closing signature is rendered in 9+/10 black fountain pen ink. Single page of "Joint Basketball Committee" letterhead offers original mailing folds and light toning, but presents beautifully with no noteworthy flaws. LOA from PSA/DNA.

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