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    Sale 5871

    Popular Culture: Rock & Pop

    1 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 184

    John Lennon

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    John Lennon
    A typescript letter, signed, from John Lennon to ABC Radio Vice President Rick Sklar, the letter on Lennon Music, 1370 Avenue Of The Americas, New York... headed stationery, dated in Lennon's hand later on, 74, beginning with an apology Sorry about the mixup. Nothing was clarified, in fact, when your letter came i didn't know what you were talking about! I hope the event went well. Look forward to meeting you sometime in the future. Am getting myself 'psyched up' for monday night football, signed off all the best to you and yours, J.L., signed in black ink John and annotated with a self-portrait caricature, and added handwritten postscript P.S. excuse typing!, 1p.; accompanied by a black and white photograph of Lennon with Rick Sklar, ABC Sports President Roone Arledge and Howard Cosell, 1974 -- 8x10in. (20.3x25.4cm.) (2)


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    This letter relates to a forthcoming appearance by Lennon on ABC Television network's Monday Night Football.

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