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    John F. Kennedy: Bell System Credit Card Signed, 1961. 3.5" x 2.25", Washington, D.C., 1961. For those important long-distance calls, President John F. Kennedy could use this 1961 Bell System credit card, signed by him in black fountain pen ink "John F. Kennedy." The white card has a border of small blue bells and "1961 BELL SYSTEM CREDIT CARD" printed at the top along with the Bell System logo. "PRES JOHN F KENNEDY / THE WHITE HOUSE / 1600 PENNA AVE N W / WASHINGTON 25 DC" and the card number "150-7800-L32" are typed in black. The verso has blank spaces for telephone numbers and "The Chesapeake and Potomac Telephone Company" printed in blue. Fine condition. From the Robert L. White Collection.

    From the collection of Dr. Dean Rudoy.
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    Auction Dates
    November, 2013
    23rd-24th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 11
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