Lot 549: Four items: an official color 8 x 10 NASA lithograph of Worden posing in his white space suit, signed in black ink, "Best wishes, Al Worden, Apollo 15"; a color 10 x 8 NASA lithograph of Jim Irwin saluting the American flag during his mission, signed in black felt tip beneath a pre-printed sentiment; sheet music for 'Let's Sing a Song About Armstrong," 8.75 x 11.5, four pages on two adjoining sheets, signed on the front cover in black felt tip, "Jim Irwin, Apollo 15," adding a small crescent moon, and by the songwriter Marion McKay; and an off-white 8.5 x 11 "VAB Viewing Site" sheet for astronauts and guests, dated July 17, 1971, affixed with a red Kennedy Space Center badge, and a blue Apollo 15 Astronaut Site "Sedan & Station Wagon Permit," the latter is signed in black felt tip, "Al Worden, Apollo 15 CMP." A central vertical fold to the Worden lithograph, trivial haloing to the Irwin photo, some small edge tears and haloing to the signature on the music sheet, and scattered creasing, soiling, and some edge tears to the VAB sheet, otherwise overall fine condition. Accompanied by an unsigned RCA promo sheet for the Apollo 15 mission, postmarked July 26, 1971, and a Manned Flight Awareness sheet bearing a quote and image of Irwin, with his pre-printed signature below.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 462
Wednesday, 14th October 2015
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