BUDDY HOLLY Notebook page with his handwritten answers to a high school English quiz, signed by him at the top with the original spelling of his name ("Holley") Autograph Manuscript signed: "Buddy Holley" at upper margin, 1 page, 8x10½ lined sheet. Holly's answers to a ten-question test, likely for an English class as the answers refer to types of sentences. He answered seven questions correctly. Holly, who was graduated from Lubbock High School in 1955, was recording for Decca Records within a year. Born on September 7, 1936 in Lubbock, Texas as Charles Hardin Holley, the future recording star became known as "Buddy". His first record contract dropped the "e" in Holley, and he adopted the spelling. Before going to Lubbock High School, Holly had attended Lubbock's J.T. Hutchinson Junior High, where he met Bob Montgomery. The duo quickly became known for their musical talent and lack of stage fright. Buddy, Bob and a friend, Jerry Allison, began performing at school functions, and by September of 1953, Buddy had a regular show on Lubbock radio station KDAV. It was in Allison's home that "The Crickets" were born (with Niki Sullivan on rhythm guitar, Allison on drums and Joe B. read more...
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A beautiful white felt Stetson with rhinestone hatband from Nudie's Rodeo Tailors owned by the singing cowboy, accompanied by a letter of provenance from Nudie's granddaughter telling of Allen's ownership of the hat and his close friendship with Nudie Cohn. Extremely rare! read more...
Sale Price $1,275.00
CHUCK BERRY One of a kind vintage sailor hat originally worn by and later signed by Chuck Berry Hat signed: "Chuck Berry (Smiley Face)". Black sailor hat signed on top. Berry threw the hat into the crowd at one of his shows and it was later signed by Berry. read more...
Sale Price $765.00
ALAN JACKSON - HAT SIGNED CO-SIGNED BY: VINCE GILL, JOHN "DUSTY" KING, TRAVIS TRITT, BILLY RAY CYRUS, TRISHA YEARWOOD, TRACE ADKINS, BONNIE NELSON, LONESTAR (RICHIE MCDONALD), MARK LELAND, PAMELA ANTON, EXILE (J.P. PENNINGTON), PAT COMPTON, SEAN O'BRIEN, LONESTAR (MICHAEL BRITT), RON JORDAN, LONESTAR (DEAN SAMS), EXILE (LES TAYLOR), MONA FAITH, RICK BOYETT - HFSID 341890Scala straw hat signed by over 30 country/western musicians and personalities including Trisha Yearwood, Vince Gill, Alan Jackson, Bill Ray Cyrus, Trace Adkins, and Travis Tritt. Extremely rare! read more...
Sale Price $1,020.00