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Lot #494
DepartmentPolitical Campaign Buttons & Ribbons
Sold For$300.00(hammer price)
 $360.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedOctober 31, 2017

Description

MASSACHUSETTS POLITICAL CAMPAIGN BUTTONS AND RIBBONS 1960s
Housed in three frames.
1966-1968 4diameter pin-back "Eddie McCormack 1966 My Governor" photo with Mrs. McCormack (assume), 2 Francis X. Bellotti for Attorney General, 3 Richardson pin-backs and 3 Richardson Attorney General ribbons, purple Democratic state convention ribbon, gold "Elect Peabody McCormack McGuire Bellotti AFL-CIO" ribbon plus others.

1962 4" green on white with black portrait "McLaughlin Governor", 8.5" blue on white ribbon "Time For Peabody" plus 4 Peabody pin-backs and 2 lapel tabs, 4" red on white "Lower Taxes by New Industries RILEY for Governor Repeal Compulsory Insurance" with union label, 4" "Keep Governor Volpe" plus 2 smaller and one mounted on silver metal, 2 3" "I Believe in BROOKE plus 2 smaller and one tin lapel tab, and centered in the display orange on black " (kicking donkey "Dems") Attorney General" square plastic pin-back.

1964 11" green on white ribbon "Francis X. Bellotti Governor" with 2 green & white 2" pin-backs and 2 turquoise & white pin-backs, 1.5" red and blue on white "Re-Elect Senator Kennedy", blue on white 4" ribbon "Floor Worker Republican Pre-Primary Convention Boston, Mass. June 20, 1964 AFL-CIO", orange on blue 3" (4 stars) "Richardson cares about people", orange on blue fabric hat? "Richardson", red & white "Bring Back Volpe" diameter 2.25", 2 white ribbons red "Volpe" and blue "Governor" both with union labels and 36, 3" and 2.25" blue on white "Be Positive Be Perry for Governor", 1.5" blue on white "First Place" with Allied Printing Trades Council & Union label 9 from which are suspended 2 blue ribbons inscribed in gold "Whitmore" and "Delegate", etc.
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