John Carmichael Signed AUTO Presentation Card Baseball HOF Sportswriter

John Carmichael (B. 1986) was a sportswriter who began his career with the Milwaukee Leader in 1924. He moved to Chicago in 1927, where he wrote for the Chicago Herald-Examiner until 1932, then the Chicago Daily News, where his column "The Barbershop" ran for 38 years. Carmichael became sports editor of the Daily News in 1943. He also served as editor for the Who's Who in the Major Leagues from 1938 to 1954.  He retired in 1972 and was awarded the J.G. Taylor Spink Award in 1974. Recipients of the Spink Award are recognized at the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in what is commonly referred to as the "writers wing" of the Hall of Fame.

Offered is a 5.75” x 3.5” custom linen heavy stock card signed and personalized by Carmichael in blue ink. He even wrote, “May you always hit .300”



Item: 12093

Price: $99.00
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John Carmichael Signed AUTO Presentation Card Baseball HOF Sportswriter