Signatures average ("9") and magazines present well for their age unless otherwise noted. The Sports Illustrated magazine displays featured in this lot measure 11x14 and depict the athletes in their first or "rookie" appearances on the cover except for Basilio (second appearance, 1958) and Ali (fifth appearance). Includes: 1) Carmen Basilio signed February 25, 1957 display; 2) Gene Fullmer signed April 29, 1957 display; 3) Floyd Patterson signed July 29, 1957 display (light peripheral wear); 4) Carmen Basilio signed March 24, 1958 display with Best Wishes inscription; 5) Roy Harris signed August 18, 1958 display (date slightly obscured by framing); 6) Muhammad Ali signed November 22, 1965 display. Auction LOA from JSA. Note: None of the included specimens have mailing labels.
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