JAMES H. DOOLITTLE

Bold signature in blue fountain pen on a 6×4 green index card.  Very fine condition, with a small magazine photograph affixed at the top right corner.  A pencil notation on the reverse side indicates that this autograph was obtained in person in February 1967.  John Verzi collection.  The four-star general and Medal of Honor recipient was an aviation pioneer and the leader of Doolittle’s Raiders, whose air strikes against Japan four months after Pearl Harbor provided a major morale boost in the opening days of America’s entry into World War II.

$75