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    Extremely Rare Variety of 1912 Theodore Roosevelt "Hat in the Ring" Button. A "three-dimensional" brown composition hat is affixed to a 1" celluloid pin reading "It's in the Ring 1912" in blue letters. Great condition, and only the top of the hat appears somewhat squashed, but this is as made. The other known example is the same. This is only the second example of which we are aware. 1912 items for Teddy's Bull Moose campaign are generally scarce and always collector favorites, especially with the "Hat in the Ring" theme. This is one of the very best of that genre.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2006
    7th-8th Wednesday-Thursday
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