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    Julie Nixon Signed and Handwritten Letter Related to the Beatles, 1964. On personalized notepaper, handwritten on both sides in blue ballpoint ink, dated "February 13," from Richard Nixon's then 15 year-old daughter to Paul Keyes [the longtime television producer], reading in part "Dear Mr. Keyes, / Thank you again for / arranging the Ed Sullivan show / seat for me.../the Beatles deserve the praise they've / received. I really think they (are) / great - it's amazing that they / can sing through all the screaming;" a fun little document from someone (in this case, the soon-to-be first daughter) who witnessed this now historic event -- the Beatles on "The Ed Sullivan Show" on February 9, 1964; included with its original transmittal envelope with a postmark reading "Feb 17, 1964;" rare crossover opportunity for a Beatles/Nixon/Sullivan collector!
    6" x 6" when opened

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    August, 2013
    10th Saturday
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