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    A John F. Kennedy-Related Set of Correspondence, 1960-1961. Both typed file copies of telegrams Wayne sent; the first a single yellow page, to Peter Lawford in Hyannis Port, MA, dated "November 9, 1960," reading in part "Please congratulate the President-Elect for me. / ...Here is an American who will do anything he can / to be helpful;" the second a half page of white paper, to President John Fitzgerald Kennedy at The White House, Washington, D.C., dated "4th February 1961," reading in part "Congratulations Mr. President. It was thrilling / reading your inaugural speech here in / Tanganyika Stop It made us even prouder / that we are Americans. Regards / John Wayne." (Please note both pages have staple marks and are slightly yellowed due to age.)
    11" x 8 1/2" and smaller


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    Auction Dates
    October, 2011
    6th-7th Thursday-Friday
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