Lot 544: Exceptional collection of flown 'gag' photos, each signed and flight-certified in felt tip, "Carried on STS-6 in our FDF, Paul Weitz CDR," with humorous speech bubbles taped to each photo, including: an official glossy 10 x 8 NASA photo of Weitz performing a preflight check; an official glossy 10 x 8 NASA photo of Paul Weitz, F. Curtis Michel, and Jim Irwin relaxing while training at the Panama Jungle Survival School; an official satin-finish 10 x 8 'red-numbered' NASA photo of the Skylab 2 prelaunch activity; and an official glossy 10 x 8 NASA photo of the Skylab crew returning home. In overall fine condition, with light spotting and filing holes to top and bottom edges. Accompanied by three signed letters of provenance from Weitz, and an unsigned photo of Weitz holding one of the gag photos.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 458
Wednesday, 12th August 2015
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