|Winning Bid:||$253.00 (includes 15% Buyer's Premium)|
|Bidding Ended:||September 27, 2007 at 12:00 PM EST|
Auction 192 - Part II
Item numbers 1053 though 2638 in auction 192.
Pair of WWII era items for Beech Aircraft Corp. Wichita, KS featuring "The Beechcraft Busy Bee" as designed by the Disney studios. First is 8.75x11.5" paper "Award Of Merit" issued June 1, 1942. Has printed name of recipient and facsimile signature of Walter Beech President and Chairman of the Board. Bee wears shirt with Beechcraft wings design and legs hold a wrench, hammer and rivet gun set against airplane blueprint background all done in the shape of a leaf. Includes Disney ©. Text praising the recipient includes "Kill'em With Production." Sheet lightly aged, scattered light handling wear. Clean. VF. The embroidered fabric patch is 3.5x5" also in the shape of a leaf and featuring indentical insignia design as the award. Light aging, VF. First we've seen of either item. (H - $200 to $400)