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    John F. Kennedy: PT-109 Presidential Campaign Lighter, circa 1960. Manufactured by Sarome, this "cruiser" lighter is in the shape of a boat, mimicking Kennedy's Motor Torpedo Boat PT-109, which he commanded until its destruction following a collision with the Japanese destroyer Amagiri on August 2, 1943. On one side of the lighter is written "PT-109 / Kennedy For President." The lighter shows the expected wear due to its age with some chipping of the paint and scratching.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2015
    18th Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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