February 2013 Auction Ends Wednesday, February 6th, 5pm Pacific
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Lot #31: ''Newsweek'' Magazine Announcing The Death of Martin Luther King -- Kept by Arthur Ashe and Bearing His Name on Subscriber's Mailing Label


Arthur Ashe's personally owned copy of the 15 April 1968 issue of ''Newsweek'' covering Martin Luther King's death. Magazine cover has a mailing label affixed, addressed in print to ''Lt. Arthur R. Ashe Jr.'' Ashe was a lieutenant in the U.S. Army at the time. Measures 8.5'' x 11''. Toning and some creasing to corners, else near fine. With an LOA from Arthur Ashe's widow.
Final Bid (Includes Buyers Premium):$238
Minimum Bid:$100
Number of Bids:7