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    IMPORTANT JFK ASSASSINATION RELIC. A 12 x 6" section of the black cambric (fabric) used to drape the East Room of the White House in preparation for the arrival of the President's body from Dallas.  Obtained from Larry and Norma Arata, White House upholsterers, who were called in by Mrs. Kennedy on the evening of Nov. 22 for this melancholy task.  The arata's letter is so poignant and historically important that we thought it should be reproduced in its entirety.

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    Auction Dates
    July, 2004
    29th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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