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    Orville Wright - Signed Check
    This check, dated May 16, 1947, is drawn on the Winters National Bank and Trust Company and is payable to Wilbur H. Wright, clearly not his famed brother, who died of typhoid fever in 1912. Drafted in a secretarial hand, it is signed by Orville Wright as maker and endorsed on the back by the payee, Wilbur H. Wright. A bank punch cancellation does not affect the deep black signature of the aviation pioneer. Extremely Fine.

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    August, 2003
    15th-30th Friday-Saturday
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