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    Mercury Seven Astronauts: Signed Launch Covers from Alan Shepard, Scott Carpenter (Two), and Wally Schirra. All are cacheted airmail covers with flight information, cancelled on launch day, as follows.
    Mercury-Redstone 3 (Freedom 7): Cancelled at Patrick Air Force Base, signed in blue ink: "Alan B Shepard/ 6-1-61" (just days after the mission). Small stamped address.
    Mercury-Atlas 7 (Aurora 7): Cancelled at Port Canaveral. Boldly signed in black felt tip: "Scott Carpenter". Small stamped address.
    Mercury-Atlas 7 (Aurora 7): Cancelled at Port Canaveral. Signed in black ink: "M. Scott Carpenter" slightly over the small printed address.
    Mercury-Atlas 8 (Sigma 7): Cancelled at Cape Canaveral. Signed in blue ink: "Wally Schirra/ Σ7". Address sticker removed.
    All very fine.


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    November, 2017
    10th Friday
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