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Description: ALAN SHEPARD
(1923 - 1998) American astronaut, a member of the Mercury team and the first American in space. Bold signature on a small blank envelope, fine condition. Along with two fine items by fellow Mercury astronaut JOHN GLENN, the first a bold signature on the face of a commemorative FDC honoring his first orbital flight, canceled Cape Canaveral, Feb. 20, 1962, and a block of four 4-cent stamps honoring Project Mercury, boldly signed in the blank margin. Three pieces, fine condition.

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March 30, 2011 11:00 AM EDT

Stamford, CT, US

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