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    U.S. Flag Flown in Space Aboard Apollo 9, 5.75" x 3.75", affixed with the Apollo 9 patch to an 11" x 8" mat. Also on the mat is a 5" x 3" card upon which Dave Scott, Command Module pilot for Apollo 9, handwrote "Joe:/ 4.2 million miles on Apollo 9, Thanx for your support./ Dave." This was the first Apollo flight to complete a comprehensive earth-orbital qualification and verification test of a "fully configured Apollo spacecraft." Framed to 12" x 9". Accompanied by a one page, 8" x 10.5", September 19, 1973, Typed Letter Signed "Dave Scott 9-19-73," presenting "This flag...carried 4.2 million miles on Apollo IX" to Joe Garino. From the collection of renowned former physical trainer of the astronauts Joe Garino. This lot is accompanied by a signed certificate of authentication from Garino verifying its provenance.

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    September, 2007
    20th Thursday
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