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Lot 20

Obama, Barack (1961 -) 44th President of the United States (2009 -). Autograph Note Signed on a pale green note card with an embossed Presidential Seal and engraved "The White House Washington," 4 1/8 x 6½ in., n.d. (envelope is postmarked Aug. 6, 2009). Written to Margaret White in Decatur, Illinoir, in response to a long letter she had written him (typewritten transcript included) congratulating him on his election and hoping that he would be successful "in getting our elected officials to work together for the good of the country as a whole." The President wrote: "Margaret--Thanks for the encouraging and thoughtful letter. Your [sic] right - a sense of responsibility and a return to our best values cam make all the difference. Barack Obama." Very fine. Accompanied by an unaddressed, pale green envelope with a "The White House" return address and a manila "The White House" envelope with the address label. Very fine.
Estimated Value $5,000 - 6,000.

Realized $3,300

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