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    1945 Mervyn "Red" Dutton Signed Letter to Mush March. Another fantastic artifact from the Mush March collection, is this signed letter on NHL stationery from former league president Mervyn "Red" Dutton appointing March as a referee in the NHL. Stationery signed by Dutton is very rare, as he only served as president from 1943 to 1946 after the sudden death of Frank Calder, and then at his recommendation in 1947 Clarence Campbell took over. Dutton, a member of the NHL Hockey Hall of Fame, did it all, player-referee-general manager-league president. Dutton's signature is scribed in fountain pen of 9/10 quality. Typical fold in the letter exist on this piece that is in overall solid condition. Truly an important figure in NHL history and quite a rare autograph on a letter. LOA from Harold March. Auction LOA from James Spence Authentication.

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