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This Autographed 1951 Commerce High School Yearbook with the inscription of "To Barbara With Best Wishes" has been Personally Signed by Mickey Mantle of the New York Yankees. This item is 100% Authentic to include a Certificate of Authenticity (COA) / hologram by JSA. The authenticity can be verified on JSA website. Offered is a clean 1948 & 1951 Commerce High School yearbooks. This 1951 edition is a little treasure is signed by all sorts of class members, but one stands out: To Barbara with Best Regards Mickey Mantle in spotless blue ballpoint ink. Signed in 1951 as a Rookie player. The yearbook originates from Barbara James who was a girlfriend of Mickey's cousin, Maxie Mantle. The 1948 Yearbook that will also accompany the signed 1951 year book originates from Mickey's friend Bill Mosley. He also appears in HBO's Documentary in 2006 "Mantle, The Definitive Story". Mantle must have gone back to Oklahoma to attend his graduation and signed this at the time. This is one of the most unique, early and interesting Mantle signed items one can possibly collect. You will receive both yearbooks, however only the 1951 edition is signed by Mickey Mantle. Press Pass Collectibles only offers Authentic Autographs by Mickey Mantle through Signings, In-Person Signings or Private Collections to include a 100% money back Lifetime Authenticity Guarantee.