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    Robert LaFollette: Hands Down the Top Button Variety for this 1924 Third Party Candidate. One of the few third party candidates who actually managed to score electoral votes, this bombastic populist and Progressive Party presidential nominee has always been a collector favorite. Several designs sought to capitalize on the embarrassing Teapot Dome Republican scandal, but this is the only variety picturing the candidate. Condition is excellent. For accuracy we note a small piece of the celluloid and button paper missing along the collet at 3:00, probably as made and not visible from the front. Diameter 1". From the Merrill C. Berman Collection.



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    Auction Dates
    February, 2016
    27th Saturday
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