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    Andrew Johnson: Reporter's Pass to the Impeachment Trial. Intended to provide access, this 3" x 4.75" pasteboard pass was for admission to the "Reporter's Gallery U. S. Senate Impeachment of the President" on March 13, 1868. It was intended for the opening day of the proceedings, but there was a postponement and the trial was delayed for ten days. This example, numbered 47, is signed on the verso: "O. K. Harris Balt [imore] Associated Press". Though lightly soiled, it remains in very fine condition and is perhaps the most desirable of all such tickets.


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    May, 2011
    21st Saturday
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