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    1949-1953 Vinson Court Signature Collection. This lot consists of three items signed by Supreme Court Justices from the Vinson Court. There are two signature cards, and one first day cover. The signature cards measure 4.25" x 3.5", one is signed and inscribed, "To H. Ernst Luhrs with best wishes from Harold H. Burton, May 19, 1951." The second card is signed by Justice Stanley Reed. The first day cover is the gem of this lot; it is signed by all nine justices including Chief Justice Vinson. The first day cover features a cache of the Supreme Court Building, and the stamp is the National Sesquicentennial 3 cent stamp; the cover is postmarked August 29th, 1950, 9 A.M. The justices whose names appear on the cover are: William O. Douglas, Hugo L. Black, Stanley Reed, Felix Frankfurter, Robert H. Jackson, Fred M. Vinson, Tom C. Clark, Harold H. Burton, and Sherman Minton. From the Henry E. Luhrs Collection. Accompanied by LOA from PSA/DNA.

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    Auction Dates
    February, 2006
    20th-21st Monday-Tuesday
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