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    "Wapak Youth Picked by Navy" Wapakoneta Daily News Clipping Directly From The Armstrong Family Collection™, CAG Certified. Sized 2" x 7.5", a short newspaper clipping of an article on Neil Armstrong, detailing his acceptance to Purdue University. Lima News Bureau, June 5, 1947. Armstrong, at the age of 16, was selected to be enrolled in the Naval Aviation college program, and went to Purdue to study aeronautical engineering as part of the Naval program. Lightly toned with some slightly uneven edges, overall very good. Sealed in a numbered archival sleeve, CAG 1002076-023. This lot will include a Statement of Provenance signed by Neil Armstrong's sons, Rick and Mark.

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    Auction Dates
    July, 2019
    16th-18th Tuesday-Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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