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    Collection of Three Space Related Lighters and Matchbook with Handwritten Note from the Cigar Institute of America, Directly from the Estate of NASA Legend Chris Kraft, with Certificate of Authenticity. A fun and interesting collection of cigar related material along with a personalized business card by the President of the Cigar Institute at the time. Featured is both a lighter and matchbook pertaining the Apollo 17 mission, as well as a lighter featuring an image of the LEM mockup dated Sept. 16, 1963. Perhaps the most interesting inclusion is a personalized lighter from the Cigar Institute of America. The lighter is accompanied by a business card with the handwritten note: "One box for each day/ the Gemini flight/ Regards Gene". Also included is a 10" x 8" glossy print of NASA image S-65-61026 of Kraft with a cigar. The LEM lighter is missing the hinge pin, items overall fine.

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    May, 2021
    21st-22nd Friday-Saturday
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