Lot 490: Ballpoint signature and inscription, "To the 'Non-Smoker,' Neil Armstrong," on an off-white 4.25 x 4 slip. In very good condition, with soiling and irregular toning from adhesive to reverse. Accompanied by a letter of provenance from the recipient, stating that her father, a flight surgeon with the China National Aviation Corporation (CNAC) during WWII, obtained the autograph at a Flying Tigers/CNAC reunion in 1975 during which Armstrong received an award; she was attempting to quit smoking at the time, and with this inscription Armstrong offered some encouragement.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 462
Wednesday, 14th October 2015
Write a response...