(1) - HTF Lot of (21) Vintage DuQuoin, IL. Lot you will receive nothing but Press Credential items. These items once belonged to a.Reporter who covered the Hambletonian and many other horse racing events. These were acquired while he worked for UPI (United Press International). Been blocked out on the press badges by yellow paper for family concerns.
This lot: Top Row from left to right - (1) August, 30th, 1959 Hambletonian Buffet invitation. 4 1/4"x 5 1/2" and is made of cardboard like material and is white with.Shows some use but not too bad. (2) 1979 DuQuoin State Fair. Press-Radio-TV plastic like parking decal. Red in color with black lettering. Some red has peeled from the decal. 4 1/4"x 5 1/2" and is yellow in color with maroon red. Right Side from top to bottom - (4) 1983 DuQuoin State Fair Press Pass credential. Green in color with gold lettering.
2 1/2"x 4 1/4" and. (5) 1972 (Fairs 50th Anniversary) DuQuoin State Fair Press Pass. Credential with plastic slip cover.
White in color with gold lettering. 2"x 3" and is in excellent condition. (6) 1976 DuQuoin State Fair Press Pass credential.
White in color with red lettering. Trotting Derby Trackside Pin Back Button.
(8) 1979 54th Hambletonian Trackside Pin Back Button. 1978 Winner - Speedy Somolli.Left side from bottom to. Top to invitation - (9) 1976 51st Annual Hambletonian Trackside Pin Back Button.
(10) 1988 DuQuoin State Fair Press Pass. Blue in color with black lettering.2 1/4"x 3 1/4" and is in excellent condition. (11) 1978 DuQuoin State Fair Press Pass. DuQuoin State Fair Press Pass credential. Light green in color with black. DuQuoin State Fair Press credential laminated.
Pink in color with black lattering. Center row from top to bottom - (14) Left button. 1980 55th Hambletonian Trackside Pin Back Button.
(15) Right button - Sept. 3, 1988 "There's No Place Like Home". DuQuoin State Fair Pin Back Button. Second row - (16) Left button - 1983 3rd Annual World Trotting Derby Trackside Pin Back.
30, 1986 World Trotting Derby Trackside DuQuoin State Fair Pin Back Button. 3rd row - (18) Left button - Sept. 4th Annual World Trotting Derby DuQuoin State Fair Trackside Pin Back Button. (19) Right button - 1982 2nd Annual.
60th Anniversary Duquoin State Fair. Measures 3 in diameter and is in excellent condition. Bottom row center - (20) Left button. 3, 1977 52nd Annual Hambletonian Trackside Pin Back Button.
3 1/2 in diameter and is in excellent condition. (21) Right button - 1976 53rd Hambletonian. 1977 Winner - Green Speed 1:55. Just to interject once more: These are very hard to find and come by items. Make a die hard collector of horse racing memorabilia a great addition to their collection.
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