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...
Music | Scorecards
JOHNNY MANN The vocalist signs his name on a PGA West score card, adding "Regards" above his name Scorecard signed: "Regards/Johnny Mann", in black felt tip, 4x6 closed, 8x6 open flat. Singer and composer and conductor Johnny Mann read more...
Sale Price $162.00
FRANKIE RANDALL The crooner inscribes a scorecard from the PGA West golf course Scorecard inscribed and signed: "Jumbo/You're the best/Frankie Randall", 8x6 overall, 4x6 folded. Scorecard from the PGA West Golf Course, signed on the outside. Ink notation (unknown hand) inside. No scores are recorded on the card. read more...
Sale Price $162.00