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    1936 James Naismith Handwritten Signed Letter with Signed Envelope.

    Date: July 17, 1936.

    Location: On board Samaria (en route to Olympic games).

    Length in pages: Four.

    General Topics: Smooth sailing so far. Shipboard activities.

    Quotation: "...most people drink all kinds of beer, cocktails, etc, etc., but there are a few young men who are teatotallers...."

    Closing signature variation: "Love to all and especially to yourself from your Jim."

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

    Condition: ALS (NRMT), Envelope (Stamp removal barely skims one autograph, other wear does not affect ink, technical VG). Ink 9/10.

    LOA from PSA/DNA.


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    December, 2006
    15th Friday
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