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    Alton B. Parker: Very Rare 2 1/8" Button Advertising the 1904 Democratic Candidate and the Witte Engine. It was a common practice to link popular candidates such as William McKinley and Teddy Roosevelt to commercial advertising in early button designs, and these crossover buttons have long been collector favorites. However, Alton Parker was not a popular candidate, making this imposing large button a rare issue. Condition is choice overall, with near-mint back paper. For strict accuracy we note a couple of utterly trivial and small fox marks on the rim at 12:00 and 12:30, but on the whole this is a beautiful example.

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    June, 2015
    27th Saturday
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