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    World's Columbian Exposition: Free Pass from the Austro-Hungarian Gazette. Very unusual ticket, possibly unique, with nude woman at left, and much of the printing not in English. The ticket offers free entrance to the fair and notes it is courtesy of the newspaper "Austro-Hungarian Gazette", and the reads in large letters, "PASS." Very ornate, color printing, in ink, "Good for One Time Only" until October 31, 1893. Measures 4.5" x 2.75", with rounded corners, one corner chipped and with worn edges. The only such pass we have seen, and a very unusual ticket. From the collection of Norm Bolotin.

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    December, 2008
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