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    Harry S Truman: The Very Rare 4" 1922 District Judge Button in Superb Condition Truman launched his meteoric political career with this campaign for the district judgeship of Jackson County, Missouri. A 7/8" button from this election, while rare, is not infrequently offered, but only a handful of this gigantic four-incher are known. This must truly be the finest of the lot, with deep, strong color, flawless surface, and original fold-out cardboard easel (often missing on buttons of this type). A very special opportunity for generalists & Truman specialists alike. Truman ran for re-election in 1924 (defeated), but won in 1926, 1928 and 1930, as presiding judge.

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    May, 2019
    4th-5th Saturday-Sunday
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