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    John F. Kennedy: Autograph Campaign Note Signed, 1960. Autograph note signed on pink paper, 5.5" x 8.5", no place, [Summer 1960]. During the summer of 1960, John F. Kennedy campaigned hard for the Democratic nomination. Speaking to crowds every day took a toll on his voice, which he occasionally lost. This handwritten note attests to the fact that, despite losing his voice, he continued to campaign. He writes in blue ballpoint pen ink in full:"Sorry - I have lost my voice - but I would appreciate your vote anyway - Thanks! John Kennedy." This note would have been photocopied and distributed to supporters attending Kennedy events. Accompanied by two letters establishing authenticity, one from Evelyn Lincoln, JFK's personal secretary, and one from Dr. Janet Travell, his personal physician. Lightly soiled. Otherwise, in fine condition.

    From the collection of Dr. Dean Rudoy. For more information, please click here.


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    November, 2013
    23rd-24th Saturday-Sunday
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