Lot 3: Rare Personal Check Boldly Signed NEIL A. ARMSTRONG 1987 PSA/DNA Certified
29 October 2016
Rancho Santa Fe, CA, USALive Auction
Personal Check Boldly Signed "Neil A. Armstrong" 1987
NEIL A. ARMSTRONG, First Man to Walk on the Moon.
June 30, 1987-Dated, Partially-printed Document Check Signed, "Neil A. Armstrong", 1 page, 6" x 2.75", Choice Extremely Fine. Being a personal check drawn on The Fifth Third Bank, Cincinnati, Ohio, filled out by Armstrong, payable to "Lorian Trust" for "Twenty Five Hundred and x/100" Dollars. Notation by Armstrong at lower left in pencil For "All Interest." Stamped endorsement on verso "...For Deposit only / Lorian, Inc. / Defined Benefit - Pension Trust..." No bank cancellations or holes on front. PSA/DNA certified and slabbed in plastic. Rare and exceptional.
Neil Armstrong resigned from NASA in August 1971 to become Professor of Engineering at the University of Cincinnati, a post he held until 1979. In 1973, Armstrong was President of Lorian, Inc., a business in Lebanon, Ohio, where he lived at the time.