October 29, 2016, 9:00 AM PST
Rancho Santa Fe, CA, USALive Auction
Lot 3: Rare Personal Check Boldly Signed NEIL A. ARMSTRONG 1987 PSA/DNA Certified(45 views)
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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.