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    Deke Slayton Philatelic-Related Typed Letter Signed with Stamp Block Signed. As follows:
    (1) A one page letter on NASA letterhead, 8" x 10.5", January 8, 1973, Houston, Texas, to Kevin L. Steen. In full: "Thank you for the cover from the Apollo 17 recovery ship. I hope you enjoyed your stay aboard. Also, my thanks for your Christmas card. I hope you had a very nice one and the very best wishes for the New Year. I turned over the covers you sent me to be mailed from Cape Kennedy on Apollo 17 launch date to our support people there, and I presume you have those now." Signed: "D K Slayton".
    (2) A block of four "Project Mercury" 4ยข stamps (Scott #1193) signed in the upper selvage: "D K Slayton".
    Both in excellent condition. From the Steven R. Belasco Collection of Space Memorabilia.


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