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    1949 Jim Thorpe Signed Letter. The greatest athlete of the twentieth century's first half was managing an "All Girl Softball Club" at the time he responded to a letter on that team's official letterhead. He writes, in part, "To have a playground in Southern California named for me would indeed be a great honor. You will find me ready to co-operate with you at all times in your good work..." The single typed page closes with a 9/10 blue ink autograph from the Native American superstar. Page shows original mailing folds with very minor separation at the edges and toning along lower edge, but presents magnificently. A very tough TLS, and an essential autograph for the serious collector. LOA from PSA/DNA. LOA from James Spence Authentication.

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    28th Saturday
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