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    Charles Evans Hughes: Large Real Photo Button with Ribbon Attachment. Very rare 1.75" sepia button with youthful photo of Hughes, inscribed "Our Choice For President Charles E. Hughes". It is attached to a silk ribbon with gold-stamped lettering reading: "For Hughes Regular Republican Organization 29th A.D. Hammond". The ribbon has a maker's label on verso for J. A. Joel of New York. The button has Joel's back paper. Likely issued in 1908 when Governor Hughes was a Republican presidential hopeful.

    From the Collection of David and Janice Frent


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    February, 2018
    24th Saturday
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