Dwight D. Eisenhower 1956 Campaign Ribbons & Textiles
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(2) 16" HISTORICAL CHARACTER DOLLS INCLUDING DWIGHT EISENHOWER AND HARRY TRUMAN.
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Lot 0469 Details
Comprises: 1.) Two red, white, blue, and black wove silk jugate ribbons with portraits of Eisenhower and Stevenson. Both bear text "Men of the Year / 1956 / Complimentary bookmark woven by Century Woven Label Co. ...1st Annual Exposition Oct. 27 thru Nov. 4, 1956 / Fashion-O-Rama at the New York Coliseum." 2.) Two blue satin ribbons imprinted in white "I Like Ike." 3.) Red satin ribbon with gilt-stamped text "Presidential Campaign Kick-Off / Eisenhower Nixon / Sept, 18, 1956 / Whittier, Calif. / Campaign Committee." 4.) Woven red, white, and blue silk portrait ribbon. Depicts Eisenhower in a bust length, full profile, pose with text "Hawthorne / Proudly Endorses / Eisenhower-Nixon / 1956 / Hawthorne Unit / Passaic County / Repubican League." 5.) Sheer white synthetic textile scarf imprinted with blue ink. Features a portrait of a smiling Eisenhower surrounded by text "I Like Ike" at corner. 6.) Whimsical red, white, and blue cotton handkerchief with sprite G.O.P. elephant at center surrounded by stars within a shield above text "I Like Ike!"
Generally good condition with defects including surface wear and some soiling. Dimensions: Largest (scarf) - 29.50 " H x 29.50 " W. Smallest (ribbon) - 4.00 " H x 2.00 " W.