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    "Father of American Football" Walter Camp Autograph Quote Signed. One page, 4.5" x 7", "The Autograph Collection of Howard Norris, Jr." letterhead, np, nd. In full: "Play fair, but play hard; win if you can, lose if you must- but take your victories modestly and you whippings without a whimper! Walter Camp" These words of wisdom from the game's founder have seemingly been forgotten today. Football can thank Camp for such innovations as the scrimmage line, eleven player teams, and the forward pass. Very fine condition. A worthy addition to any football fan's collection. From the Henry E. Luhrs Collection.

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    October, 2006
    12th-13th Thursday-Friday
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