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    Dave Scott Apollo 15 Lunar Surface Flag Salute Color Photo on Presentation Mat to Attorney Paul Sawyer, Signed with Extensive Personal Inscriptions both Front and Verso. A 9.625" x 7.75" photo, NASA image AS15-88-11863, mounted on a 14" x 11" matboard with the following handwritten inscription above and below: "Hadley Apennine Aug. 2. 1971/ To Paul Sawyer with warm personal regards and sincere appreciation for/ your interest and many contributions to the success of lunar exploration./ Dave Scott/ Gemini VIII/ Apollo IX, XV". On the back he has additionally written: "Dear Paul:/ Many thanks for you thoughtfulness and consideration over the years, particularly/ during the past few months. Your dedication to our cause and your initiative will/ long be remembered by all of us. I hope someday the opportunity to reciprocate will/ be available- at least for some good Texas hospitality!/ Sincerely/ Dave/ 20 Dec. 1972". Paul Sawyer was a New York lawyer who represented the astronauts in negotiating exclusive rights to their stories for magazines, also later a consultant to NASA. Minor bends to the mat, very fine.

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    May, 2019
    9th-11th Thursday-Saturday
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