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    Includes a newspaper signed by Buzz Aldrin and Neil Armstrong's hometown issue

    Apollo 11 Newspapers: Collection of Fourteen Dated July 21, 1969, All with Exciting Headlines. As follows.

    Chicago, Illinois: Chicago Sun-Times Signed by Buzz Aldrin. "Men walk on moon" headline. Signed in the headline area in black felt tip: "Buzz Aldrin". Complete paper.
    Wapakoneta, Ohio: Wapakoneta Daily News. "NEIL STEPS ON THE MOON" headline. Complete paper.

    Cincinnati, Ohio: The Cincinnati Enquirer State Edition. "FOOTSTEPS ON MOON!" headline. Complete paper.
    Indianapolis, Indiana: The Indianapolis Star. "2 U.S. MEN WALK ON THE MOON" headline. Front section.
    Milwaukee, Wisconsin: The Milwaukee Journal Latest Edition. "Footprints on Moon" headline. Front section.
    Minneapolis, Minnesota: The Minneapolis Star. "Crucial moon lift-off near" headline. Complete paper.
    New Orleans, Louisiana: The Times-Picayune. "OUR MEN WALK ON MOON" headline. Front section.
    Newark, New Jersey: The Star-Ledger Final Edition. "OUR MEN WALK ON THE MOON" headline. Front section.
    Oklahoma City, Oklahoma: The Daily Oklahoman. "ARMSTRONG, ALDRIN RAISE AMERICAN FLAG ON MOON" headline. Complete paper.
    Omaha, Nebraska: Omaha World-Herald Moonday Special. "First Footprints on an Alien World Mark a 'Giant Leap for Mankind;' Moon Is a 'Magnificent Desolation'" headline. Complete paper.
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: The Philadelphia Inquirer Final City Edition. "MAN WALKS ON MOON" headline. Complete paper.
    Springfield, Illinois: Illinois State Journal. "U.S. ASTRONAUTS WALK ON MOON" headline. Complete paper.
    St. Louis, Missouri: St. Louis Globe-Democrat. "MEN WALK ON MOON" headline. Complete paper.
    St. Louis, Missouri: St. Louis Post-Dispatch. "TWO AMERICANS WALK ON MOON" headline. Complete paper.

    This lot and the lot previous would make an incredible display of Space journalism. A rare opportunity to purchase a ready-made collection. All individually bagged. Toned as expected. Generally very good. From the Apollo 11 collection of Ronald Ulrich.

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