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    Annie Oakley Autographed Letter Signed "Annie Oakley." One page with envelope, 6" x 9.5". In this brief and casual letter, famed sharpshooter Annie Oakley writes to a friend. As written in full:
    "My dear Mr. Williams / yours recd./ I tried to get you on phone Saturday & they told me phone had been removed. I wanted Pam & you to come to dinner, as Mr. B left yesterday for 2 weeks trip. Want you to come any time & bring Pam & Mr. Gen... [unintelligible] to dine only let me know before so I will be home. Don't know just how long I will keep Sally. She likes to go out nights to well to quite suit me. Best wishes to all. Sincerely, Annie Oakley"

    On stationery imprinted at top center, "The Union Metallic Cartridge Co. / U. M. C. Ammunition, Bridgeport, Conn. U. S. A." With original transmittal envelope addressed to "Mr. R. G. Williams. . . Akron, Ohio". Letter has smoothed folds and mild toning around edges. Damage to envelope from opening and some toning.

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    October, 2013
    17th-18th Thursday-Friday
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