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THE MOST FAMOUS ONE-WORD REPLY OF WORLD WAR II:   “NUTS!”

McAULIFFE, ANTHONY.  (1898-1975).  Brigadier General of the U.S. Army during World War II; commander of the 101st Airborne Division while defending Bastogne, Belgium, during the Battle of the Bulge in World War II, and is celebrated for his one-word reply to the German surrender ultimatum: “Nuts!”  Choice Autograph Sentiment Signed,  “ ‘Nuts’, A.C. McAuliffe, General, U.S. Army (ret.)”, on a 12mo. slip of paper.  [Approx 3 x 4 ½ inches].   In very fine condition.           

$995.00