Vintage signatures, “Buddy Holly” in bold blue ballpoint, and “Jerry Allison” and “Joe Maudlin” in pencil, on an off-white 8.25 x 2.5 lightly-lined sheet. In very good condition, with vertical folds dividing the signatures, a central vertical fold touching the end of Holly’s signature, a vertical fold through Maudlin’s signature, and scattered creasing and soiling. Pre-certified Roger Epperson/REAL and RR Auction COA.
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Original vintage ‘Biggest Show of Stars for ’57’ rock and roll show program (Fall Edition), 9 x 12, signed and inscribed inside in blue ballpoint on The Crickets full-page photo and biography, “To Betsy, Buddy Holly,” and also signed in blue ballpoint by Joe Mauldin. Program is also signed inside by Frankie Lymon, Paul Anka (2, one ins), Buddy Knox, Jimmy Bowen, Donnie Lanier, Bill of the Drifters, and Bobby Parker. A ticket stub to the November 14, 1957, performance at the RPI Field House is stapled to the front cover. In very good condition, with soiling to inside front cover and first page, identified by the collector as “Frankie Lymon’s coffee,” scattered creasing, handling wear and rubbing to covers, a few pages loose, but still attached, four staples to back cover, and some scattered foxing inside. Signed images of Holly this size are very scarce. Pre-certified Roger Epperson/REAL and RR Auction COA.
Vintage ballpoint signatures, “Buddy Holly,” and ink and ballpoint signatures, “Jerry Allison,” and “Joe Mauldin,” on a light gray 5.25 x 4 album page. In fine condition, with some mild edge toning. Consignor notes that signatures were obtained at the Gaumont Cinema, Southampton, England on March 3, 1958, which was the third date in the group’s UK tour. Pre-certified Roger Epperson/REAL and RR Auction COA.