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    Buddy Holly Photo. This 5" x 3.5" b&w cloudscape photo was snapped by Holly from the plane while he and producer-manager Norman Petty and bassist Joe B. Mauldin were on a flight to California. The notation "June 9, 1958/On way to Calif. Norman, Buddy, + Joe B." is inscribed on the back in pencil by Holly. The musician would have a falling out with Petty (with whom the Crickets had done most of their recording) over finances and other issues, and split with both Petty and his backing band a few months after this photo was taken. An intriguing and haunting photo, the print is in Excellent condition. With COA from Maria Elena Holly.

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2006
    14th-15th Friday-Saturday
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