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    Theodore Roosevelt: Rough Rider Cigar Pocket Mirror. 2 1/8" pocket mirror showing "Col. Theodore Roosevelt" in his Rough Rider uniform, beneath draped flags, inscribed: "Smoke the Rough Rider Cigar". There are a few minor edge stains of little or no consequence. We have never seen this variety before and it may be unique. It certainly has a lot of crossover appeal and should generate competitive bidding. The central design is a perfectly die-cut paper disc mounted under celluloid on a recycled mirror. Though unusual, this is a known practice during this period, as several McKinley buttons exist with photos mounted on recycled political buttons.

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    May, 2014
    24th Saturday
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