Early Autographed Christmas Seal Sheets

1930 NTA Letter listing 19 different Autographed Sheets Andrew Mellon Claudette Colbert Gene Tunney Giulio Gatti-Casazza Gloria Swanson Harold McCormick Jane Cowal Jimmy Walker Mary Pickford Ronald Colman Will Rogers William Tilden

1930 was not the first year that the National Tuberculosis Association called upon dignitaries to create sought after collectibles, but it may have been the largest list of celebrities ever used in a single year. *Twelve of the ninteen different illustrated here, are from the collection of John Denune, Sr.

* Andrew Mellon, Secretary of State

* Ronald Colman, Movie Actor

* Gene Tunney, World Heavyweight Boxer

* William "Bill" Tilden, Tennis Champion

Franklin D. Roosevelt, then Governor of New York

Amos an' Andy, Radio Celebrities

Bobby Jones, Golf Champion

Admiral Richard Byrd, Antarctic Explorer

Babe Ruth, Baseball Legend

* Guilio Gatte-Casazza, Impresario

Helen Wills Moody, Tennis Champion

* Mary Pickford, Movie Actress

* Jane Cowl, Stage and Movie Actress

Mayor Walber?

* Harold McCormick, Businessman

Al Smith, 4 time Governor of New York

* Will Rogers, Political Humorist

Maurice Chevalier, Singer, Stage and Movie Actor