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Sports: Memorabilia Fraud #337949

CBS Evening News for Friday, Apr 26, 1991
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Denver: Bob McNamara) Fraud in sports memorabilia industry examined; autographed photos of Don Larsen pitching to Dale Mitchell in 1956 World Series featured; Larsen quoted saying he signed 500 photos for Las Vegas Company, unaware they would be sold as originals; scenes shown of undercover reporter and salesperson discussing photograph in Denver's Gallery of History store, identical to one bought by Mitchell's daughter-in-law, Gari Mitchell, in Dallas store. [Mitchell's son Bo MITCHELL, Gari MITCHELL, Gallery of History president Todd AXELROD - discuss case.] [Former baseball player Mickey MANTLE - comments on fraud.]

McNamara, Bob;
Rather, Dan

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