MEADOWLARK LEMON - CHECK SIGNED & ENDORSED 12/19/1991 - HFSID 271008
Sale Price $288.00
MEADOWLARK LEMON"The Clown Prince of Basketball" who was inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame signed and endorsed this $1,500 check for cash in 1991 Check Signed and Endorsed: "Meadowlark Lemon", 6x2¾. Phoenix, Arizona, 1991 December 19. Check No. 121, drawn on his account at the Bank of America, Corporate Tower Branch, payable to "Cash" for $1,500. Noted by Lemon to be for: "4 Guys Name Joe Inc./Air Line Tickets/Loan". Endorsed on verso: "Meadowlark Lemon". Known as the "Clown Prince of Basketball",Meadowlark Lemon (1932-2015) made fans all over the world during his tours with the Harlem Globetrotters (1957-1979; 50 games in 1994). Over his 30-year playing career, Lemonplayed in 16,000 games and visited over 70 countries,performing three times for two different popes. A three-time All-Conference and All-State player while at Wiliston High School in Wilmington, North Carolina, Lemon also played for the Bucketeers (1980-1983) and the Shooting Stars (1984-1987). He headed his own Meadowlark Lemon All-Stars from 1988 to 1998. In 2000, he received the John Bunn Award, the most prestigious award given by theNaismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, where Lemon was enshrined in 2003. Lightly creased. Bank stamp on front at the "M" of Meadowlark and one word of writing. Ink notes (unknown hand) at upper margin, pencil notes (unknown hand) above signature. Staple holes at upper left margin. Fine condition.
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