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    William Jennings Bryan: Button with Biblical Tree Allegory. This 7/8" celluloid pinback shows a portrait of Bryan planked by a diseased tree being uprooted and a healthy tree. It reads: "For President Wm. J. Bryan 1908. The Tree Which Does Not Bear Good Fruit Shall Be Dug Up By the Roots and Cast Into the Fire!" This design was produced in two sizes during an election that produced some of the greatest campaign buttons ever made! It is in mint condition, unusual in itself, and has the back paper of a Milwaukee button maker.

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    November, 2010
    17th Wednesday
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