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    Project Mercury: Paul Calle Original Signed Pencil Drawings of Alan Shepard and John Glenn on Separate 1962 "Project Mercury" First Day Covers, from the Calle Family Collection. As follows.
    Alan Shepard: A standard philatelic cover bearing an awesome portrait of America's first man in space, in his helmet, along with his Redstone rocket lifting off. Signed in pencil at right: "Paul Calle".
    John Glenn: A standard philatelic cover bearing a superb portrait of America's first man to orbit the earth, in his helmet, along with his Mercury space capsule. Signed in pencil at right: "Paul Calle".
    The first of these we have encountered. Extremely rare. Excellent.


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2021
    21st-22nd Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 12
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