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    Harry S. Truman: A Fine Collection of Ten Paper Items. Lot consists of the following items: (1) a most unusual heavy paper doorknob hanger with portrait promoting his reelection; (2) a magazine, The Democratic Digest, before September - October 1948 with Truman and family on cover; (3) an unusual magazine style pictorial biography; (4) a large 1944 DNC pamphlet with jugate of FDR and Truman; (5) A rare 8.5" x 11" broadside picturing Truman and advertising a whistle stop talk, in the company of Hubert Humphrey and Orville Freeman; (6) a scarce program from the 1948 Democratic State Convention with Truman on cover; (7) an unusual large-format Truman booklet: "He's from Missouri, the story of Harry S. Truman"; (8) a magazine-format 1944 Democratic pamphlet with jugate of Roosevelt and Truman; (9) a great 8.5" x 11" book of 1948 political cartoons from the Washington Star with a caricature of Truman, Dewey, and running mates on cover; and
    (10) 1949 Missouri Jefferson - Jackson victory dinner program with jugate of Truman and Barkley. All in excellent condition. A really exceptional selection of Truman paper ephemera.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2008
    2nd-3rd Tuesday-Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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