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    Neil Armstrong Autograph Letter Signed "Neil," on right half of photocopy of article, one page, 8.5" x 11". The AP article, headlined "Gemini 7 Souvenir/ Sells for $15,000," reports the sale of a 1793 coin carried aboard Gemini 7. Armstrong writes to Joe Garino, in full "Dear Joe - Because of this type of thing I've lost my memory. I'll be glad to loan a flag to the Bishop Museum if they will write me and ask. All the Best, Neil." Undoubtedly, Garino had asked Armstrong if he had something somewhere from his Apollo flight to donate to the Bishop Museum. Handwritten letters from the first man on the moon are rare. 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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