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    Apollo 8 Crew-Signed New York Times Front Page Facsimile. A 5" x 8.75" reproduction on a parchment-like paper of the Christmas Day, 1968, New York Times featuring the headline "3 Men Fly Around The Moon/ Only 70 Miles From Surface;/ Fire Rocket, Head For Earth". A U.S. 6¢ "Apollo 8" stamp (Scott #1371) has been affixed in the wide lower border and has received a First Day of Issue cancellation, May 5, 1969, at Houston, Texas. The three crewmembers of this historic flight have all signed: "Anders", "Frank Borman", and "James Lovell". There is an additional Lovell signature, this one an autopen example, at left. Very fine condition.

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    November, 2010
    17th Wednesday
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