Late 1930s Autograph Book with 130+ Signatures – Haines, Frisch, Dickey, V. DiMaggio, Etc.
Lot 79. Late 1930s Autograph Book with 130+ Signatures – Haines, Frisch, Dickey, V. DiMaggio, Etc. Most of these autographs (about 75 percent, or approximately 100) are in ink, and most (about 85 percent) are on lined pages in 5” x 8” notebook. Generally, they are nm-m 8, with some stronger, and some not as strong. The list follows, with pages separated by semicolons (;): Jesse Haines, Terry Moore, Ray Harrell and Frenchy Bordagaray; Jim Walkup, Russ Van Atta, Joe Vosmik, Bill Dickey, Tom Carey and Tom Henrich on a mounted unlined page; Tom Heath, Rollie Hemsley, Tom Henrich, Jack Knott, Nig Lipscomb, Bill Strickland, Ben Huffman, Chief Hogsett, Sam West, Beau Bell and H Clift on mounted unlined page; Don Gutteridge, Mike Kreevich, George McQuinn, Mel Mazzera and two unknown; Ray Harrell (twice), Max Lanier, Mike Ryba, Herb Bremer, Buzzy Wares and two unknown; Bill McGee, Pepper Martin (ink skips), Paul Derringer, Gene Schott, John Mize (ink skip), Don Gutteridge, Don Padgett, Enos Slaughter, Curt Davis and Max Macon; Jim Walkup, Russ Van Atta (smudge on Russ), Beau Bell (smudged), Eddie Cole, Bus Mills, Sam West and Ethan Allen PLUS mounted a cut of Rip Collins, Lynn King and Frank Frisch; Willis Hudlin, Frank Pytlak, Mel Mazzerea, J. Bonetti, Howard Mills, George McQuinn, Red Kress and Ed Linke; Bruce Campbell, Don Heffner, Billy Sullivan, Bill Dineen (ink skip on “B”), Buck Newsom, E. Whitehill, H. Helf and John Humphries; Roy Hughes, Jeff Heath and Lyn Lary; Jimmy Brown, Stu Martin, V. DiMaggio, Dick Coffman, Lon Warneke, Joe Moore, Clyde Castleman, Hank Leiber, J. McCarthy and one unknown; Pete Fox, Rip Radcliff (ink blot touches two letters), Bosey Berger, Luke Appling, Bill Rogell, Chet Laabs, Don Ross, Mel Almada and Elden Auker; Tommy Thevenow, Floyd Young, Roy Henshaw, Frank Frisch (page tear touches first “F”); Lynn Myers, Al Todd, Lee Handley, Paul Derringer, Lew Rigg and Justin Stein; Tuck Stainback, Merv Shea (ink skip on “M”), Bud Hassett, Sam Leslie, L. Hamlin, Vito Tamulis, Goody Rosen, Ernie Koy (twice) and Bob Seeds; Pete Fox, Charles Eckert, C. Davis, T. Jackson (ink skip to “T”), Harry Danning, Hy Vandenberg, V. Kennedy (twice), Jo Jo White, Chet Morgan and Tony Piet; Ray Hayworth (ink smudged onto “Hay”) and Mark Christman. Some duplicates are present. All of the autographs are on front sides of the pages and, as a result, are displayable. Great names and some rarities give this lot good potential break-up value! Authenticated by Kevin Keating. Winning Bid $198.