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    Apollo 16: Individually-Signed Original NASA "Red Number" Color Photos of the Crew in Training. Three 10" x 8" glossy photos.
    Ken Mattingly: Image S-72-30167 of the three aboard a ship. Signed: "Pat-/ Despite the obvious/ shivers this was only a warm up/ for things to come. Hope/ you'll continue to document/ our steps towards our/ dreams--/ Ken Mattingly". Photo three-hole punched.
    John Young: Image S-71-51614 of Young and Duke during EVA training at Taos, New Mexico. Signed: "To Pat-/ You finally took a Great Picture! Look at that Fantastic Scenery!/ But your composition is bad- Next time leave out those two Hobos./ With many Thanks For taking off the lens cover./ Warm Regards/ John Young".
    Charlie Duke: Image S-67-41552 of Duke during desert survival training in 1967. Signed: "To Pat,/ I was looking/ for the Queen of Sheba/ and you showed up. Thanks for all the/ great times/ Charlie Duke/ Apollo 16". Transcription of inscription taped lightly to verso.
    All in excellent condition. Patnesky took all of these photos; he accompanied the astronauts on most of their field training trips. From the personal collection of longtime NASA photojournalist Andrew "Pat" Patnesky.


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    November, 2013
    1st Friday
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