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    [Scopes Trial] Two Items including: H. L. Mencken Autograph Note Signed. 8.5" x 5.25", Baltimore, July 18, 1924. A brief note on his personal letterhead sending his autograph. Mencken (1880-1956) was an American journalist and critic who covered the Scopes Trial that banned the teaching of evolution in Tennessee classrooms. [and:] William J. Bryan Type Letter Signed. 8.5" x 5.5", Lincoln, Nebraska, May 1897. Bryan sends his gratitude to "Miss Edytha W. Gregg" for her support during his campaign. Bryan (1860-1925) was a three time Presidential candidate who became famous for representing the World Christian Fundamentals Association in the Scopes trial

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    October, 2013
    17th-18th Thursday-Friday
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