Politics for a price

Baig, E.C.
March 1992
U.S. News & World Report;3/16/92, Vol. 112 Issue 10, p69
Presents information on campaign items that are hotter than ever. Examples of such campaign nostalgic items, include: The Franklin D. Roosevelt license plate, a 1920 Cox and Roosevelt button, and a taffy mold for Teddy Roosevelt; Estimated pricesfor the vintage collectibles; Scouting for bargains.


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