Lot #8211
Lyndon B. Johnson

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Estimate: $750+

Description

Felt tip pen used by President Lyndon B. Johnson to sign ‘the Automobile Insurance Study Bill' (S.J. Res. 129). The official 'bill signer' Eversharp pen measures 5.25″ long and features a navy-blue plastic barrel bearing a gold facsimile signature with presidential seal and a silver-tone cap section. Includes a letter from Irvine H. Sprague to Congressman John E. Moss, May 23, 1968, in full: "The President wanted you to have one of the pens used on May 22, 1968, in signing S. J. Res. 129, the Automobile Insurance Study Bill." Matted and framed together to an overall size of 10 x 14.5. In fine condition. John E. Moss represented California's 3rd District in the House of Representatives from 1953 to 1978.
 

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Presidents
  • Dates: #603 - Ended February 18, 2021