"JIMMIE ALLEN'S AIR BATTLES" GAME BOOK W/LETTER.
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Lot of two items issued by Skelly Oil Co. copyright 1935. Letter is 8.5x11" w/green letterhead design including portrait photo of Allen at center of wings design. Letter mentions the "Air Battle" game and includes facsimile signature from Jimmie's mother, Mary Allen. Very minor margin wear from handling but clean and VF. Book is 8.5x10.75" w/cover in bwr and contents in bw. Has 12 pages including six identical game sheets while the rest of pages are comic panel stories. Game sheet design includes two charts where aircraft locations were to be mapped out and object was to guess your opponent's locations. Front cover features great illustration of Allen surrounded by different aircraft while back cover is an ad for Skelly. Book is unused w/just the slightest trace of aging and a pair of 1" corner splits along the top perforated spine edge. Still unused and Exc.
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