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    Neat Hollow Tin "Torch/Cane" The hollow cane held the kerosene, and the knob at top screwed off to reveal the wick holder. Listed by Collins as an 1896 McKinley item (Figure 86), it was termed by its manufacturer, Pettibone Bros. of Cincinnati, "The McKinley cane and torch." It originally had a McKinley - Hobart jugate paper label near the top, now gone. Excellent condition but for one minor dent. Length 33.5".

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    June, 2005
    22nd-23rd Wednesday-Thursday
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