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    Three Jimmy Carter Signed Letters, 1970s. The first typed on personalized stationery, to JW in Newport Beach, CA, dated "November 10, 1976," reading in part "I trust the only area in which we will find our- / selves in opposition is that of Party loyalty," signed in blue fountain pen ink in the lower right corner "Jimmy," with original transmittal envelope that Wayne annotated in black felt-tip ink on the verso; the second typed on White House stationery, to JW in Beverly Hills, CA, dated "January 31, 1977," reading in part "While my pardon of the Vietnam draft evaders / was, and is, a controversial issue, I feel / it is time to put the trauma of the Vietnam / War behind us," signed in same manner; the third typed on White House stationery, to JW in Beverly Hills, CA, dated "June 22, 1978," reading in part "You have my deep appreciation for your contribution / to the successful conclusion of the Panama Canal / Treaties," signed in same manner, with original transmittal envelope; also included is a 1977 telegram Carter sent to Wayne when he received the 'Star of the Century' award and a file copy of a 1976 letter Wayne sent to Carter with his thoughts on the state of the Union.
    10 1/2" x 7 1/2" and smaller

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    October, 2011
    6th-7th Thursday-Friday
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