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    Elvis Presley X-Rays, 1973. An avid karate student, Elvis began pursuing martial arts training in 1959 while stationed in Germany, and studied karate throughout the remainder of his life, achieving 8th-degree black belt status in 1974. He also suffered the occasional injury, as evidenced by these x-rays, taken in Memphis on September 19, 1973. They revealed that Elvis had suffered a fracture of the fifth metacarpal of his left hand (that's a bone in the pinky finger, for us laymen) during karate practice while in Las Vegas. Also included are the complete doctor's notes on the injury, and all items are in Excellent condition with only minor wear.

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    April, 2007
    14th-15th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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