Dec. 8 will be Christmas shopping day at MSHOF store
Need to do some Christmas shopping for that special sports fan?
Your Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame is the place and Dec. 8 is the special date. The MSHOF will hold a Christmas sale (4-6 p.m.) to show off the expanded and updated museum gift shop, which now includes autographed sports memorabilia from Mississippi Hall of Famers and other sports stars.
Also, Billy Watkins (Bo: A Quarterback’s Journey Through an SEC Season) and Rick Cleveland (Mississippi’s Greatest Athletes) will be present to sign their most recent books. Cleveland also will have copies of his Boo Ferriss biography (signed by both author and subject) available.
Among the many items available for purchase:
• Jerry Rice autographed MVSU mini helmet, $175
• Game used MSU helmet signed by Dan Mullen and select players, $500
• Team-issued USM helmet signed by Brett Favre, $500
• Brett Favre signed USM mini helmet, $150
• Brett Favre signed Packers Mini Helmet, $150
• Will Clark signed MSU jersey, $250
• Boo Ferriss signed Red Sox jersey, $200
• Boo Ferriss autographed baseball, $50
• Deuce McAllister signed Saints or Ole miss mini helmet, $125
• Cool Papa Bell signed baseball, $400
• Archie Manning autographed Ole Miss jersey, $400
• Ruthie Bolton autographed Olympic jersey, $75
• 1959 Ole Miss team signed throwback helmet, $450
• Archie Manning signed throwback mini helmet, $125
• Walter Payton painting with signature, $500
• Walter Payton framed autographed photo $300
Many other MSHOF items will be available for purchase.The MSHOF Museum store is open during visiting hours, Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m.