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    Samuel Francis Smith (1808-1895), composer of "America", Autograph Quotation Signed "S. f. Smith.", one page, 4" x 2.5", no place given, January 16, 1878. A four line inspirational poem which reads: "Live nobly, let high aims inspire thy mind; | Cast off all dross, be gracious, pure, refind; | Let works for God, for man, thy zeal employ, | And strew in all thy pathways love and joy." Extremely light toning, else fine. From the Henry E. Luhrs Collection. Accompanied by LOA from PSA/DNA.

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    February, 2006
    20th-21st Monday-Tuesday
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