(Modern Elite) Lot of Autograph Material - Military figures: Allenby, (Edmund, 1st Viscount). Short Autograph Letter Signed. (London), November 10, 1928. 1 page, 4to; light creasing. To (Sharpless Dodson Green), responding briefly to Green's solicitation of letters offering his pupils life guidance. Strong signature. * Baden-Powell, Robert (1st Baron Baden-Powell), [British Lieutenant-General, founder of the Scout Movement]. Typed Letter Signed. London, November 29, 1923. 1 1/4 page, two 4to sheets; light creasing along old folds, paper clip residue at blank upper left of each sheet. To (S. D. Green), as above "...May I further commend as a slogan that which we employ(...) in the Boy Scout movement... 'Practice Goodwill and Co-operation - with widened Outlook'..." Strong signature. On The Boy Scouts Association letterhead. * Carter, William H. (Brigader General). Autograph Letter Signed. No place, no date [ca. 1925]. 1 page, 4to; minor wear. To (S. D. Green), as above. Clear signature. * Diaz, A(rmando) (1st Duca della Vittoria) [Italian General, Marshal of Italy]. Typed Letter Signed. Rome, March 21, 1923. 3 pages, small 4to; light to moderate horizontal creasing along old folds. To S. D. Green, as above, "...the choice of my name is also proof of their affection for my country..." Strong signature. * Foch, F(erdinad). Typed form Letter Signed. * Haig, Douglas (1st Earl Haig). Excised blank leaf with autograph Inscription signed, to S. D. Green. * Pershing, John J. Typed form Letter Signed. * Pickett, LaSalle Corbel [third wife of George E. Picket]. Autograph Letter Signed. Washington, March 20, 1925. 4 pages, small 4to; light horizontal creasing along old folds, paper clip residue at heads. To (S. D. Green), as above. Strong signature touched by crease. With cover ALS.
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Sold for $406 (buyer's premium included)