January 2017 Auction Ends Thursday, January 26th, 5pm Pacific
Lot of 25 press badges entitling wearers to press privileges at the Texas Welcome Dinner, the night of President Kennedy's assassination. The Austin event celebrating JFK's arrival was slated for 7:30 p.m. on 22 November 1963, and he was expected in attendance as the guest of honor. Black and gold passes with white print bear the event title and names of Mr. & Mrs. Kennedy and Johnson. Stamped with serial numbers. Encased in clear plastic with a pin fastened to verso; only one badge does not have a pin. Each measures 3.75'' x 2.25''. Near fine.
Lot of 25 Press Badges for President Kennedy's Texas Welcome Dinner, Slated for the Night He Was Assassinated
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