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    Casey Stengel Typed Letter Signed "Casey Stengel/ N.Y. Mets/ Hall of Famer" in blue ink. One page, 8.5" x 11", June 5, 1973, n.p., to "Mrs. Ellis and members of your sixth grade class" of Los Angeles. Stengel ended his protracted baseball career as the cherished manager for the New York Mets. Nice bold signature; very fine.

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    Casey "The Old Professor" Stengel (1890-1975) became a Baseball Hall of Famer in 1966. In this letter, written two years before his death, he encourages the sixth graders to "Believe in yourselves, and all that is good, and your dreams can come true."



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    March, 2009
    6th-7th Friday-Saturday
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