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    Classic 1904 Parker & Davis "Shure Mike" Jugate Button. Despite years of inquiries, to our knowledge no one has ever been able to explain why the patriotic rooster is saying "Shure Mike!" But the unique, colorful design has kept this a collector favorite nonetheless. A very significant percentage of known copies have some edge foxing, as this one does. But except for the edge staining, it is bright and fresh, and even the backpaper is near mint. A pleasing example all in all; offered with a suggested value just slightly over half of what a perfect one would bring.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2005
    15th-16th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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