Lot 77: Official engraved White House invitation card for a luncheon on May 12, 1953, one page, 5 x 4, signed at the top in fountain pen as president, "Dwight D. Eisenhower." The invitation is filled out in another hand for "Mr. Heller," the Democratic Congressman Louis B. Heller. Light overall toning and a toned tape remnant to reverse, otherwise fine condition. Accompanied by the original transmittal envelope. This luncheon marked the last of a series of twenty-five that the newly inaugurated Eisenhower held so that he could meet the members of Congress on an 'informal basis.'
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 458
Wednesday, 12th August 2015
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