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    Richard Nixon: 1950 Senatorial Cloth Banner. 92" x 35" silkscreen linen banner with portrait of Nixon, inscribed: "Elect Congressman Richard Nixon United States Senator". Made by Adcraft. Nailed at one time to a wooden stretcher with sunning to exposed areas and minor trimming to left side. Generally in excellent condition. The only example we have seen. It dates from Nixon's famous red-baiting campaign against Helen Gahagan Douglas which ultimately propelled him to the White House. Certainly ranks as one of the most significant 20th century political banners.

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    May, 2017
    13th Saturday
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