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    Gemini-Era Flown Space Food Pouches (Two). As follows:
    Beef Pot Roast: A 3.5" x 10.5" still-sealed plastic pouch with a label on the front: "BEEF POT ROAST/ 3 oz. Water/ 10-15 minutes"; on the verso of the package is a label with the Serial No. "F3177" as well as a piece of Velcro.
    Chicken with Vegetables: A 3.5" x 10.5" still-sealed plastic pouch with a label on the front: "CHICKEN WITH VEGETABLES/ 3 oz. Water/ 15-20 minutes"; on the verso of the package is a label with the Serial No. "F3564" as well as a piece of Velcro. In as separate attached pouch is a single germicide tablet.
    These two pouches have been kept for many years in a plastic bag with a label that reads: "This meal went into space and back again on one of the Gemini missions." Do we need to add the warning that this is not for consumption? Very good. From the private collection of Marshall K. "Marty" Robbins.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2019
    14th-16th Thursday-Saturday
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