"Purple People Eaters" signing session

General Published on : 1/1/2005

ProAthlete Marketing.com and the Pro Football Hall of Fame are pleased to announce that the famed Minnesota Vikings "Purple People Eaters" will be appearing at the ProAthlete Marketing/Purple People Eaters booth on the on Sat. August 7 in the Hall of Fame's Midway.

Class of 2004 inductee Carl Eller (right), Hall of Fame finalist Jim Marshall, and Gary Larsen will be signing autographs at the booth. Pre-signed items from Hall of Fame defensive tackle and "Purple People Eaters" member Alan Page will be made available as he is unable to attend.

As an added bonus, 2004 Hall of Fame inductee Bob "Boomer" Brown (left) will also be appearing, as well as College Football Hall of Famer, 1978 Heisman Trophy winner and Detroit Lions legendary All-Pro running back Billy Sims.

The Pro Football Hall of  Fame will hold advance ticket sales for several of the signing sessions.

Tickets Available for advance purchsase:

SuperTicket #1 includes a 16x20 color photo signed by Alan Page and entitles the collector to 1 autograph of Eller, Larsen & Marshall - $135.00 

SuperTicket #2 includes a 8x10 color photo signed by Alan Page and entitles the collector to 1 autograph of Eller, Larsen & Marshall - $125.00
Class of 2004 Inductee Bob "Boomer" Brown - $50.00 any item
Class of 2004 Inductee Carl Eller - $50.00 any item

Tickets are available by telephone, (330) 430-4453. Credit card (Visa) will be accepted for purchase. Telephone sale will take place Tueday, August 3 through Thursday, August 5 from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00. p.m.

Complete autograph line-up is as follows:
Saturday Aug. 7 -- "Purple People Eaters" - Gary Larsen, Jim Marshall & Carl Eller at 10:00-11:00 a.m.
Saturday Aug. 7 -- Billy Sims 11:00-2:00 & 3:30-4:30
Saturday Aug. 7 -- Gary Larsen 12:30-2:00
Saturday Aug. 7 -- 2004 HOF Inductees Carl Eller & Bob Brown 2:30-3:45
Saturday Aug. 7 -- Jim Marshall 3:45-5:00
Sunday Aug. 8 -- Billy Sims 9:00am - 11:00 am & 3:30-5:30
Monday Aug 9 -- Billy Sims 12:00-2:00

Note: SuperTicket may be obtained in morning session (10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.) or during the afternoon sessions by attending Eller, Larsen, and Marshal Individual signing sessions. (advance ticket buyers must specify).

Appearance times are subject to change.

All other autographs may be purchased on-site; prices are as follows:
Billy Sims $20.00 any item
Gary Larsen & Jim Marshall - $20.00 any single signed item; $40.00 any multi-signed or "Purple People Eaters" item.