TitleTexas Welcome Dinner Assassination Ticket & Letter

SKU: JFK315

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Texas Welcome Dinner Assassination Ticket & Letter

SKU:JFK315

$975.00

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President John F. Kennedy was scheduled to attend this special dinner held in his honor for the evening of his assassination. This is a actual original ticket to the event called the "Texas Welcome Dinner in honor of John F. Kennedy.

This ticket is accompanied by the original letter to a ticket buyer on the official letterhead of the State Democratic Executive Committee, the organization that ran the event. The letter is dated November 12, 1963 and was issued to one of the individuals working in the office. You seldom see both items together and the number on the ticket matches the number on the letter.

The 3 x 4 inch gold ticket with black lettering reads in full: "The State Democratic Executive Committee Texas Welcome Dinner In Honor of President John F. Kennedy and/ Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson Municipal Auditorium City of Austin Seven-Thirty O'Clock/Friday Evening November 22, 1963 Admit One Optional Dress." The ticket is printed "No. D 13123" in the lower right corner. Certainly one of the key historic events in American history. We have seen these tickets offered for over $1,200. This ticket is in very good condition with a paper clip indent at the top where the clip attaches the ticket to the letter. This is a unique opportunity acquire this sort after assassination collectible for a very reasonable price, especially with the original accompanying letter. . .

The ticket is printed with black type on a gold background (reverse is white) so it is difficult to photograph
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President John F. Kennedy was scheduled to attend this special dinner held in his honor for the evening of his assassination. This is a actual original ticket to the event called the "Texas Welcome Dinner in honor of John F. Kennedy. The 3 x 4 inch gold ticket with black lettering reads in full: "The State Democratic Executive Committee Texas Welcome Dinner In Honor of President John F. Kennedy and/ Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson Municipal Auditorium City of Austin Seven-Thirty O'Clock/Friday Evening November 22, 1963 Admit One Optional Dress." The ticket is stamped "No. D 13123" in the lower right corner. Certainly one of the key historic events in American history. We have seen these tickets offered for over $1,200, however this ticket is in less than perfect condition and shows obvious signs of wear and aging not effecting its historic significance. This is a unique opportunity acquire this sort after assassination collectible for a very reasonable price.
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Historical Notes President John F. Kennedy was scheduled to attend this special dinner held in his honor for the evening of his assassination. This is a actual original ticket to the event called the "Texas Welcome Dinner in honor of John F. Kennedy. The 3 x 4 inch gold ticket with black lettering reads in full: "The State Democratic Executive Committee Texas Welcome Dinner In Honor of President John F. Kennedy and/ Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson Municipal Auditorium City of Austin Seven-Thirty O'Clock/Friday Evening November 22, 1963 Admit One Optional Dress." The ticket is stamped "No. D 13123" in the lower right corner. Certainly one of the key historic events in American history. We have seen these tickets offered for over $1,200, however this ticket is in less than perfect condition and shows obvious signs of wear and aging not effecting its historic significance. This is a unique opportunity acquire this sort after assassination collectible for a very reasonable price.
Product Condition Very Good, indent where ticket is attached to letter
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size 4" x 2 1/2"
Price $975.00

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