Some big names bolster this nice assortment of vintage signature cuts and flats. (13) Items include (10) single-signed pieces and (3) multi-signed pieces with (2), (2) and (7) signatures respectively, adding up to a lot total of (21) autographs, with a good number of important HOFers. Signed with the care and precision of a bygone era, these handsome signatures range as ("7" to "10") in quality unless noted, on materials that are generally clean and pleasing. All of the included signers have departed, with most gone before the age of paid autograph lines and memorabilia shows, positioning this lot as very desirable with some tough and scarce signatures. Auction LOA from JSA.
(10) Single-Signed pieces: James "Jimmy" Archer (d.1958), Nellie Fox (d.1975), Charlie Gehringer (d.1993), Hank Greenberg (d.1986), "Lefty" Grove (d.1975), Larry MacPhail (d.1975), Heinie Manush ("6", d.1971), Billy Martin (d.1989), "Ducky" Medwick (d.1975), Lloyd Waner (d.1982)
Multi-Signed piece with (2) signatures: Carl Furillo ("4-5", d.1989), Gil Hodges (d.1972)
Multi-signed piece with (2) signatures: "Muddy" Ruel signed as "H. Ruel" (d.1963), Al Simmons (d.1956)
Multi-Signed piece with (7) signatures: Bill McKechnie signed as "W.B. Mckechnie" (d.1965), Ernie Lombardi (d.1977), Lonny Frey ("6", d.2009), Paul Derringer ("6", d.1987), Terry Moore (d.1995), Bob Weiland (d.1988), Johnny Mize (d.1993)