Lot #132
Elvis Presley

A stipend for the member of the ‘Memphis Mafia’ who introduced ‘The King’ to Nixon
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A stipend for the member of the ‘Memphis Mafia’ who introduced ‘The King’ to Nixon

Personal check, 8.25 x 3, filled out in another hand and signed by Presley, “E. A. Presley,” payable to Jerry Schilling for $300.00, December 3, 1975. Notation in another hand to left edge reads, “20.00 a day for Jerry Schilling for 15 days.” Three vertical folds, stamp to center, and a small red pencil notation to top left, otherwise fine condition. Schilling met Presley when he was only 12 years old at a pick-up football game. Several years later, Presley hired him as a bodyguard while on the road. A nice Elvis item with great association to one of his trusted friends. Pre-certified Roger Epperson/REAL and RR Auction COA.

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  • Auction Title: Marvels of Modern Music Auction
  • Dates: March 13 - March 20

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