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    1888 James Blaine Hopeful Ribbon, Kansas City In 1888, after his narrow defeat in the previous Presidential election, Blaine refused to seek the nomination again. Instead, he threw his support to eventual winner Benjamin Harrison, which likely secured his position as Secretary of State. Still, Blaine had many stalwart supporters up until the Republican National Convention including, apparently, the Kansas City Republican Club. This ribbon is in fine condition, a most unusual item.

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    June, 2005
    22nd-23rd Wednesday-Thursday
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