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    Gemini 8: Personal Naval Message to Armstrong from Hubert Humphrey Directly From The Armstrong Family Collection™, CAG Certified. Measuring 8" x 10.5", a congratulatory message from Hubert H. Humphrey, dated March 17, 1966. Addressed to USS Leonard F Mason to pass on to Armstrong, the message reads: "The combination of precise personal courage, careful training and coordinated teamwork has paid off again so well as Gemini 8 helped us move up the ladder of space success. As Chairman of the National Aeronautics and Space Council I congradulate [sic] you for masterful performance under trying conditions." Good, with creases and some small holes through some of the text and at the upper and lower margins, along with two small strips of tape at edges. Sealed in a numbered archival sleeve, CAG 1000146-017. 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
    Internet/Mail Bids: 14
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