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    1949 The Negro In Sports Edwin Bancroft Henderson Signed Book - Rare Hall of Fame Basketball Signature. Known as the Grandfather of Black Basketball, Edwin Bancroft Henderson's contributions to future generations of aspiring roundballers should not be dismissed. Bancroft's book, The Negro in Sports, is considered a must-read. Signed by the groundbreaking author and sports contributor is this The Negro in Sports hardcover book. Henderson personalized an inside page in 9/10 blue ballpoint. A paper run and slight material loss are the only qualifiers on the cover. Bancroft was inducted in the Basketball Hall of Fame, albeit nearly forty years after his death. This publication is from the first printing of the 1949 revised edition.

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