Lot 8396 View Catalog
Case Knife (Red bone 6333) engraved ?Merry Xmas ?54 From D.D.E.? (Dwight D. Eisenhower) presented to White House U.S. Secret Service Agent Floyd M. Boring (1915-2008, active 1944-1967 under five US Presidents)who prevented the 1950 Truman Assassination attempt . Includes a signed letter by Floyd M. Boring dated November 2, 1983 on The Association of Former Agents of the U.S. Secret Service, Inc. letterhead describing the transfer of the gift from Dwight D. Eisenhower. Also includes several photographs of Agent Boring with Ike. Knife is in unused, near mint condition (95%).
|Estimate||$600 – $800|