I came across this old autograph book from the early 1940s in a desk drawer the other day. While he was an accomplished musician, liberaces appeal came from his stage persona. This signed by jenny lind is available at bauman rare books. More information about this seller contact this seller 5. Carys leatherbound autograph book, florence griswold 18501937 and her sisters inscribed their names. Find the worth of your walter lindrum memorabilia world champion billiard player from 1933 to 1950. He was born in 1912 in paddington, sydney, the nephe. Every purchase includes our industry recognized coa. Aug 05, 2014 c193539 autograph book, with c49 signatures, includes australian cricketers 16 including don bradman, bill woodfull. But what many players and fans of the green baize game knew was that lindrum put prestige ahead of money.
This auction has been categorised into groups as follows. The champ is here world snooker champion neil robertson has helped victoria maccabi snooker celebrate its 20th year, with a visit to the clubs home at kings entertainment complex in dingley village. Horace lindrums snooker billiards and pool by lindrum. Horace lindrums snooker, billiards and pool horace lindrum on. At a very early age, horace achieved brilliance at billiards. They were seen as benchmarks of civilisation and any respectable man or woman was expected to know passages and witticisms.
Mom was born in 1908, so autograph books have been around a long time indeed. Horace lindrum, a page from an autograph book collected over a life time, hence on the reverse of the page is an autograph of a wrestler. Synopsis of the uncrowned king janne clara lindrum they called him the maestro, the magician, the man with the golden cue. I was able to track down the family and returned the autograph book to them. Decades old autograph books filled with charming verses lead a couple on an adventure to return the treasures to their owner. View this item and discover similar for sale at 1stdibs pattison cycling road maps. Buy snookerpoolbilliards memorabilia and get the best deals at the lowest prices on ebay. A very good vintage autograph book page, clearly signed in ink by both joe davis and horace lindrum. The album includes illustrations in some entries, a number of signatures and addresses from people living in the daylesford and chewton areas of victoria and also in melbourne. Before the likes of eddie charlton and neil robertson graced the snooker stage, australias greatest player was walter lindrum. Childhood memories return with longlost autograph books. Great savings free delivery collection on many items.
Learn the market value of your walter lindrum memorabilia world champion billiard player from 1933 to 1950. Autograph letter signed horatio nelson bauman rare books. A short treatise on the concept of democracy success or abject failure. The dominant snooker player in australia, he lived in britain for long periods and played in the major british tournaments. The album includes illustrations in some entries, a number of signatures and addresses from people living in the daylesford and. Downtown dallass finest attractions are near the adolphus, autograph collection, a historic hotel situated close to dealey plaza and union station. When horace lindrum married his english love, joy white, at st martininthe fields london in july 1949 i was best man. Old autograph book many good classical music signatures. The adolphus, autograph collection book your hotel directly. Gemini jets 1400 lockheed ct hercules 164743 blue angels gmblu004 gemini jets 1400 united states marines lockheed ct blue angles blue angels hercules 1. I must admit that the newman book is one of my favourite items that i own. Fine autograph letter signed by british admiral horatio nelson, written on board his ship victory, to captain staines, commander of the chameleon, finely framed with an engraved threequarter length portrait of the admiral in uniform. The autograph, tangible provenance of ones meetings, however fleeting the moment, with the great and the good, the famous and the infamous, within our midst. Horace lindrum, champion snooker player pencil sig.
Snooker players for sale in uk 56 used snooker players. You will be redirected to after you have completed the form below you will be redirected to after you have completed this form select a hotel that you would like to book the adolphus. Mar 02, 2012 decades old autograph books filled with charming verses lead a couple on an adventure to return the treasures to their owner. With the advancement of book printing and binding in the late nineteenth century, autograph albums became affordable and popular. A short treatise on the concept of democracy success or. Alan hughes writes about sport in wales rugby relics. There is a pale blow flower that grows around the shepherds cot. Walter lindrum memorabilia, world champion billiard player. Jul 16, 2018 i have several vintage autograph books that ive purchased over the years. Jansje, an unlikely heroine my book, stranger friends was the first story i felt compelled to write after i raised my five children. Horace lindrum born horace norman william morrell, 15 january 1912 20 june 1974 was an australian professional snooker and billiards player.
It is full of autographs of generals and top colonial british civil servants there, as well as lots of photos of them all and some watercolours painted by basil. Horace lindrum, c1950 billiards cue with engraved ivory plate horace lindrum, champion cue. He pioneered snooker with extensive travelling to remote corners of the globe and created records at both games sufficient to fill books. Horace hone 17561825 a member of the famous dublin hone family of artists, originally from holland, horace hone was born in london and there received his early training in fine art from his father nathaniel hone the elder 171884. A fabulous autograph book that was kept by basil lubbock, the most famous and prolific chronicler of the age of sail, during world war i, when he and his wife dot were posted to india. Autograph collecting in america a brief history june 15 th, 2012 by late 1830s, encouraged by the jacksonian populist spirit that made important people seem more approachable, the idea of collecting autographs became widespread. Walter came from prime cue stock as the majority of his family had been involved in billiards or snooker. Sprague, a friend of jared sparks and a tutor to members of the washington family near mount vernon. A talented, hookdriven hard rock outfit that hit it big in 1984 with the popmetal party anthem turn up the radio, autographs winning blend of sophisticated and melodic aor and popmetal drew comparisons to artists like van halen, fastway, and slade. Collectible congressional autographs for sale ebay. This is a collection of 21 pattisons cyclists pocket road maps issued by the scotch whisky distillers of the late 1800s. Apparently while aboard the str red wing on the mississippi river in may 1878, miss parthenia collected the signatures of the many of the steamer officers and the passengers. Liberace 19191987, born wladziu valentine liberace, had been formally trained in classical music, specializing in the piano.
Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and oneofakind products and gifts related to your search. This autograph book from the collection of frances and john finley finds parthenia calhoon parr at dubuque, ia on 20 may 1878. Get the best deals on collectible congressional autographs when you shop the largest online. In 195152, he defended the governing body and, in so doing, had to play 143 frames. Traditionally they were exchanged among friends, colleagues, and classmates to fill with poems, drawings, personal messages, small pieces of verse, and other mementos. Autograph collecting in america did not begin in earnest until about 1815. Dec 30, 2017 what i did come across was two sheets of notebook paper on which bobs mom copied all the writings in her autograph book, which shed kept for years. A history of autograph collecting the raab collection.
An autograph book is a book for collecting the autographs of others. A spliced beech olive and hard wood cue with an ivorine disc club cue horace lindrum. Their modern derivations include yearbooks, friendship books, and guest books. The autograph adding value would then depend on the value to a collector. Lindrum s calling into the world of billiards was marred by tragedy, war, family upheavals, and controversy. A number of entries in an autograph album, 191011, follow particular themes, such as christian and moral, friendship and funny. My first autograph book, given by my mother when i was a small boy was a somewhat garish affair.
Autograph inscription signed jenny lind bauman rare books. The first major autograph collector in the united states was william b. What i did come across was two sheets of notebook paper on which bobs mom copied all the writings in her autograph book, which shed kept for years. Horace lindrum s snooker, billiards and pool by lindrum, horace and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. When lindrum won the world snooker title in 1952, it was a. From an extensive original vintage 19301970s sporting entertainment military musichall autograph collection contained in the scrapbooks of william holland of sheffield. Walter lindrum 18981960, the greatest billiards player of all time, signature on autograph page. May 05, 2014 i came across this old autograph book from the early 1940s in a desk drawer the other day. While he was an accomplished musician, liberaces appeal. No matter what youre looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. They also contributed finely detailed sketches displaying their varied musical and artistic talents. He probably signed hundreds and yet to me it is still significant. Sep 27, 2017 a number of entries in an autograph album, 191011, follow particular themes, such as christian and moral, friendship and funny. See more ideas about autograph books, autograph, vintage.281 187 894 819 1093 445 514 807 668 1138 771 746 1412 638 318 59 632 1405 1048 1191 1284 99 119 1147 407 56 1416 423 774 476 1174 1228 229 1366 653 443 302 1479 384 334 255 224 1258 141