Gone but not forgotten, Negro League superstars have autographed the items in this impressive lot. Includes:
Buck Leonard: a very mildly toned ONL Giamatti ball (grade “8”) signed on the sweet spot in blue ballpoint (“9” strength)
Buck O’Neil: a clean white OML orb (grade “9”) signed “John “Buck” O’Neil” on the sweet spot in blue ballpoint (“9” strength)
Bill Wright: a lightly toned ONL White ball (grade “7”) signed “Wild Bill Wright” on the sweet spot in blue ballpoint (“8-9” strength)
Multi-Signed Bat: a 34” Louisville Slugger signed throughout the barrel in fiber tip marker. Autographs average (“8”) potency with highlights including: Elmer Anderson, Gene Benson, Lyman Bostock, Sr., Bill Ready Cash, Wilmer Fields, Josh Gibson, Jr., Stanley Glenn, Wilmer Harris, Monte Irvin, Rex Jones, Verdell Mathis, Art “Superman” Pennington (inscribed “#8”) and Al Wilmore
Signed Ron Lewis Negro League Postcards: blue fiber tip pennings average (“9”) quality with: Claro Duany, Willie Grace, Wilmer Harris, Bill Owens, Art “Superman” Pennington, Earl Taborn and Al Wilmore
Also included are (25) unsigned Ron Lewis Negro League postcards.
Auction LOA from JSA