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One Of Over 38 Hand Written Letters By Ted Williams Circa 1952-1954 To Evelyn Turner (nee Wood) Of Coral Gables Florida. Ted Williams And Evelyn Turner Dated For Nearly 10 Years At A Time When Ted Was Married. Enclosed In The Letter From Ted, Written While In Korea Are His Inner Thoughts And Love For Evelyn. He Details Military Life, Daily Missions, Training, And Locations. One Of The Letter Details The Events Surrounding Ted Being Shot Down , Skidding Down The Runway And Escaping The Plane Moments Before It Exploded. He Describes Personal Trying Times Such As The Death Of His Father, His Feelings On The War, Other Personal Problems. This If From The Mind Of Ted Williams Away From Baseball, The Man Who Flew Fighter Jets, Fell In Love With Evelyn, Loved To Hunt And Fish. The Collection Is Being Broken Up Into Individual Letters And Items. In This Letter He Is Angry At Chuck (his Manager) For Giving Information To The Press. He Tells Ev That He Is Grounded For Problems With His Ears Again But Do Not Tell Chuck. He Tells Ev " Do What I Say Or I Won't Write You Either". He Claims Chuck Told The Papers That Williams Wanted To Play Baseball A Couple More Years, And He Claims He Never Said That

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June 17 1953 Letter Written By Ted Williams

Estimate $500 - $700Jan 3, 2018
2 Main Street
Mailing 38 Alfred Street Biddeford Maine 04005
Biddeford, ME 04005
United States
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