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    Tells the complete story of the mission in crew-signed covers

    Apollo 15 Crew-Signed Launch, Event, and Return Covers (Eight) Directly from the Family Collection of Mission Back-up Commander Richard Gordon. A group of philatelic covers with colorful and informative cachets, all signed in various inks: "Dave Scott", "Al Worden", and "Jim Irwin". As follows.
    Launch: Spacecraft cachet, two "Apollo 8" stamps cancelled at Kennedy Space Center on July 26, 1971.
    Enters Moon Orbit: Orbit Covers cachet, flag stamp cancelled at Cape Canaveral on July 29.
    Moonlanding: Spacecraft cachet, "First Man on the Moon" stamp cancelled at Kennedy Space Center on July 30.
    First Lunar Rover Expedition: Orbit Covers cachet, flag stamp cancelled at Cape Canaveral on July 31.
    Moon Lift-Off: Orbit Covers cachet, "Decade of Achievement" stamp hand cancelled at Cape Canaveral on August 2.
    Sub-Satellite Launch: Orbit Covers cachet, flag stamp hand cancelled at Cape Canaveral on August 4.
    Deep Space EVA: Orbit Covers cachet, flag stamp hand cancelled at Cape Canaveral on August 5.
    Re-Entry & Splashdown: Orbit Covers cachet, "Decade of Achievement" stamp cancelled at Cape Canaveral on August 7.
    An amazing collection. All excellent.


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    November, 2017
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