Lot #31
Dwight D. Eisenhower

Signing for an Army cook

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Description

Signing for an Army cook

Ballpoint signature and inscription, “To Staff Sgt. Hoppenroth - With many thanks for a splendid dinner - and good luck! Dwight D. Eisenhower, Nome, Alaska,” on the reverse of a light brown 8 x 10 folded seating chart for a function, with Eisenhower sitting at the head table, dated August 6, 1947. A candid glossy snapshot of Eisenhower posing with several other soldiers and a civilian is affixed above signature. Some scattered light skipping to inscription and sentiment, some mild toning, and a few ripples and wrinkles, otherwise fine condition. Auction LOA John Reznikoff/PSA/DNA and R&R COA.

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  • Dates: #336 - Ended August 13, 2008