Set of two Silk Reproductions: 1958 HGS 6th dan
Framed and limited to 200 copies only
Notice: mispelled "perticipated"
Translation of kanji
Harry G. Smith Jr
You have gone through all
the Karate-do courses. I shall grant you the
“Gokui-shyo” the book only Masters are allowed to have.
Master book/secret book. You won the championship on the
qualifying tournament, therefore I shall admit you are
qualified for a karate-do 6th Dan. Year 1958, May 22nd.
BLUE PRINT TO THE EIGHTFOLD PATH
During May 1958 Shimabukuro Tatsuo Sensei awarded 4 “silks”
as diplomas to Harry G. Smith and Art Smiley. These silks are exact replicas of
the originals. The silks measure an original 12”x18” and are encased in a frame
with your personal “Certificate of Authenticity” including your name and special
number, and signed by Harry G. Smith with a guarantee that only 200 prints will
These prints are protected by
copyright dated December 1964.
Copyright © 2005 Harry G. Smith