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    Gene Autry Signed Baseball to Buddy Ebsen, with Letter. A Rawlings baseball inscribed "To Buddy. Thanks for your support. Your Pardner, Gene Autry 7-10-82" in blue ink by the legendary singing cowboy. The baseball is accompanied by a 4" x 8" x 4" clear lucite display box and a two-page rough draft of a letter of condolence from Ebsen to Autry's widow, handwritten draft in black ink on spiral-bound notebook paper; in it he mentions the baseball. (His secretary later typed a final version that Buddy signed and sent to Mrs. Autry.) The baseball is in Very Fine to Excellent condition with some mild age toning, and the letter is in Very Fine to Excellent condition with some areas of mild to moderate fading to the ink. Accompanied by a COA from PSA/DNA. From the Buddy Ebsen Estate.

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    April, 2008
    5th Saturday
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