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Old Fri Dec 10, 2010, 01:14pm
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Where's MTD Sr?

Here he is...

James Naismith's first basketball rules up for auction - ESPN
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Old Fri Dec 10, 2010, 05:11pm
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He called me from his attic last night and said he was hunting for his original copy he had stashed there many years ago. Obviously with this sale he won't find them.

As to all those other books he claims to have stashed in the attic also I'm not holding my breath he finds those either.

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Old Fri Dec 10, 2010, 07:23pm
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"The reports of my death are greatly exaggerated" (Samuel Langhorne Clemens)

This reminds me of something that we were discussing at work today. We wondered how much a Bob Feller newspaper obituary, signed by Hall of Famer, Bob Feller, would go for?

http://www.fairfieldcitizenonline.co...ure-870382.php
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Old Sat Dec 11, 2010, 10:27pm
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The rules sold for $4.3 million.
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Old Sat Dec 11, 2010, 10:29pm
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The rules sold for $4.3 million.
Somehow, I don't think Billy Packer was the high bidder.
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