Signed Autograph Check

Minnesota (rudolf Wanderone) Fats Check Signed 01/27/1986

Minnesota (rudolf Wanderone) Fats Check Signed 01/27/1986
Minnesota (rudolf Wanderone) Fats Check Signed 01/27/1986
Minnesota (rudolf Wanderone) Fats Check Signed 01/27/1986
Minnesota (rudolf Wanderone) Fats Check Signed 01/27/1986

Minnesota (rudolf Wanderone) Fats Check Signed 01/27/1986    Minnesota (rudolf Wanderone) Fats Check Signed 01/27/1986

Make an Offer Today and Get a Quick Response! Take a Look at This Week's Specials! MINNESOTA (RUDOLF WANDERONE) FATS - CHECK SIGNED 01/27/1986 - HFSID 275159. MINNESOTA FATS The pool shark hires a lawyer.

Check signed: "Minnesota Fats" , 6x2¾. Nashville, Tennessee, 1986 January 27. Filled out in an unknown hand. Enclosed in 9½x4½ plastic display case with PSA/DNA authentication label.

After the 1959 novel by Walter Tevis and 1961 movie The Hustler introduced a character known as Minnesota Fats (portrayed by Jackie Gleason) who was strikingly similar to Wanderone, he then called himself "Minnesota Fats". Wanderone and Tevis threatened lawsuits against each other, Wanderone claiming that The Hustler was modeled on him, Tevis denying it. Was Minnesota Fats consulting an attorney on this very dispute?

The question merits further research. Minnesota Fats may not have been the greatest pool player alive. Willie Mosconi could usually beat him. But Fats was a charismatic spokesman and marketer who did much for the sport's popularity , and earned a deserved spot in the Billiard Congress of America's Hall of Fame.

Among his other colorful nicknames were "the sultan of stroke" and the bank shot bandit. Bank stamps on verso show through faintly. See more material from these signers. See more listings in our SPORTS (1,124).

Please note that this is an authentically signed item. We do not sell autograph copies or signature reprints. Images shown may contain our company watermark. The actual document does not contain this watermark. This item has been authenticated and is accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity issued by our parent company, Gallery of History, Inc.

We financially stand behind our COA. Ask us about our PSA/DNA and JSA authentication guarantee.

Our Third & Best Handbook - The One You Want On Historical Documents! For the experienced and novice collector and for those who just love learning history this beautiful 253-page hardcover volume is for you! Take a look at over.

Other listings in these categories. And This Week's Specials. Gallery of History is the world's largest dealer of authentic autographs and manuscripts. Our inventory contains documents in all areas of interest including presidents, royalty, military, aviation, religion, business, science, celebrities, sports, music, authors and more. Whether looking to add to your collection, acquire a unique centerpiece for the home or office, or as a truly one-of-a-kind gift for someone special, you'll find it here at HistoryForSale. Founded in 1981, is a long-standing UACC Registered Dealer, #RD110, and is a long-standing member of the Manuscript Society. The Gallery of History is the largest dealer in the world with an available inventory that exceeds 200,000 rare autographs and manuscripts. Preserving historical documents is important to us.

Our unframed items are sent to you either in acid-free Mylar. Sleeves or have been encapsulated in acid-free Mylar. Our framed items are encapsulated in Mylar to guard against organic acids, mounted in an acid-free enviroment and are framed behind UF3-AR Plexiglas which blocks out approximately 94% of the ultraviolet light.

We warrant to the original purchaser for a period of ten (10) years from the date of the sale the authenticity of any autograph offered by HistoryForSale. Gallery of History is not liable for any other damages, including consequential damages. There are no other warranties of any nature either expressed or implied, including but not limited to the warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. The item "MINNESOTA (RUDOLF WANDERONE) FATS CHECK SIGNED 01/27/1986" is in sale since Friday, May 26, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Autographs\Sports". The seller is "historydirect" and is located in Las Vegas, NV. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Authentication: Numbered COA issued by Gallery of History, Inc.
  • Signed by: Minnesota Fats
  • Autograph Type: Check Signed
  • Autograph: Authentic Original

Minnesota (rudolf Wanderone) Fats Check Signed 01/27/1986    Minnesota (rudolf Wanderone) Fats Check Signed 01/27/1986