Vintage Sports Autographs

Stars of the Past

Dick Button  (1929-  )

Figure Skating—U.S. Figure Skating Champion 1946-52, World Figure Skating Champion 1948-52, 1948 Olympic Games—Gold Medal  [James E. Sullivan Memorial Award 1949, U.S. Olympic Hall of Fame, World Figure Skating Hall of Fame 1976]

 

 

I have two copies of this 1950 Tom Paprocki cartoon signed by Button in my collection.  Willing to dicker for a trade?

Watch a video clip of Button in the 1952 Winter Olympics.  Watch a video clip of Button in the 1948 Winter Olympics in the freeskate.

Carol Heiss Jenkins (1940-    )

Figure Skater—1956 Olympic Games—Silver Medal; 1960 Olympic Games—Gold Medal; World Figure Skating Championships 1956-60; U.S. Figure Skating Championships 1957-60; North American Figure Skating Championships 1957, 1959

 

 

Carol Heiss Jenkins autographed this 1956 Tom Paprocki cartoon in February 2010.  She also autographed a 1960 Alan Maver cartoon.  She married Olympic Gold Medal winner Hayes Jenkins in 1960.

Watch a video clip of Carol Heiss in the 1960 Winter Olympics freeskate.  Watch a video clip of Carol Heiss skating beautifully.  Watch a video clip of Carol Heiss at the 1959 U.S. Nationals.  Watch a video clip of Carol Heiss skating at the 1957 U.S. Nationals. 

Hayes Alan Jenkins (1933-    )

Figure Skater—1956 Olympic Games—Gold Medal; 4 time world champion 1953-56 [World Figure Skating Hall of Fame 1976]

 

 

Hayes Jenkins autographed this 1956 Tom Paprocki cartoon.

Watch a video clip of Jenkins in the 1956 Winter Olympics.