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    Eugene V. Debs: The Rarest Style of 1920 "Convict" Button. For his fifth try as the Socialist candidate for president, Debs was forced to campaign from his prison cell, where he had landed as a result of his political activities. The more familiar varieties depict him in prison garb behind bars, but for the knowledgeable collector, this is the key variety. Beautiful condition. Diameter 1".

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    May, 2009
    13th-14th Wednesday-Thursday
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