Presented is a unique approach to collecting by Hall of Fame autographs with First Day Covers. This collection is vast and spans nearly all modern generations with (85) different players out of the (114) separate signed cachet/envelopes. There are more than enough marquee names in this lot, including Hank Aaron, Dizzy Dean, Mickey Mantle, Hank Greenberg, Don Drysdale, Frankie Frisch, George Kelly, Sandy Koufax, Willie Mays, Joe Medwick, Sam Rice, Red Ruffing, George Sisler, and Lloyd Waner. Conditions vary from VG to EX-MT with most being solid EX. For a complete list of the names and quantities, please visit our website. Each signature has been viewed and the lot comes with certification – an auction letter – from James Spence Authentication.
This complete list of signatures will be followed by the quantity and condition, if no quantity is listed then there is one cachet of that player. All conditions are EX to EX-MT unless otherwise noted. The complete lot is as follows: Hank Aaron (2), Walter Alston, Luis Aparicio (2), Luke Appling, Ernie Banks (2), Al Barlick (2), Johnny Bench, Yogi Berra (2), Wade Boggs, Lou Boudreau, George Brett, Lou Brock, Jim Bunning, Rod Carew, Steve Carlton, Orlando Cepeda, Happy Chandler, Stan Coveleski, Joe Cronin, Dizzy Dean, Larry Doby, Bobby Doerr (3), Don Drysdale (signature is light, grade 5), Leo Durocher, Bob Feller, Frank Frisch (ink runs out on the end of the signature, grade 4-5), Charlie Gehringer, Bob Gibson (2), Lefty Gomez, Hank Greenberg (slight smudge on the “G” in Greenberg, grade 5), Tony Gwynn, Carl Hubbell, Jim “Catfish” Hunter, Monte Irvin (2), Reggie Jackson (2), Fergie Jenkins (2), Al Kaline (2), George Kell, George Kelly (grade 6-7), Harmon Killebrew (2), Ralph Kiner, Sandy Koufax, Bob Lemon, Buck Leonard, Al Lopez, Mickey Mantle (the nicest of all of the cachets, NM), Juan Marichal (2), Eddie Mathews (2), Willie Mays (2), Willie McCovey (2), Joe Medwick, Johnny Mize, Paul Molitor, Joe Morgan, Eddie Murray, Stan Musial, Joe Niekro (2), Jim Palmer, Gaylord Perry (2), Pee Wee Reese, Sam Rice, Phil Rizzuto, Robin Roberts (2), Brooks Robinson, Frank Robinson (2), Edd Roush, Red Ruffing, Mike Schmidt, Red Schoendiest, Tom Seaver (2), Joe Sewell, George Sisler, Enos Slaughter (2), Duke Snider, Warren Spahn (2), Willie Stargell (2), Don Sutton (3), Bill Terry, Lloyd Waner, Earl Weaver (2), Hoyt Wilhelm, Billy Williams, Early Wynn, Carl Yastrzemski, and Robin Yount.