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    Edward H. White II Autograph Note Signed "Ed," at bottom of letter to him. Typed Letter Signed "Mort Love" as Executive Secretary, The United States Handball Association, one page, 8.5" x 11". Skokie, Illinois, February 19, 1966. To Lt. Col. Edward H. White, about a possible article to be published in the U.S.H.A. national tournament issue. In part, "If your P.R. man could give us a couple of pictures with you and possibly another astronaut in the court in action with an accompanying writeup that is cleared through your Center it would do an outstanding promotional job for the game...If such a story is told of the beneficial physical outlet that handball gives you and what a 'natural' it is in your overall program of maintaining real physical well being it would be a tremendous 'shot in the arm' for the game..." White has sent this letter to Joe Garino with this handwritten note at the bottom "Joe- Set up these pictures - & a couple of captions. - Ed." From the collection of renowned former physical trainer of the astronauts Joe Garino. This lot is accompanied by a signed certificate of authentication from Garino verifying its provenance.

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    September, 2007
    20th Thursday
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