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    Mercury-Atlas 6 (Friendship 7) Flown Coax Blood Pressure Cable. A 20" long thin coax cable with a male plug on one end and a female on the other. Two blue bands each bear the number "MPS C 672". Included is a period typed note stating: "This Coax Cable was used in the registering of Lt. Col. John H. Glenn's blood pressure during his orbital flight around the earth on 20 February 1962." Included is a vintage 8" x 10" B&W glossy photo of Glenn being outfitted with medical sensors while suiting up before the flight. Also, two additional vintage photos of Glenn preparing for his landmark mission. Excellent condition.

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    April, 2013
    18th Thursday
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