SPIRO AGNEW BITTER 1968 AUTOGRAPH NOTE on Labor Brochure Memo from Cope
Governor of Maryland and Vice President of the United States under Nixon. A Bitter AUTOGRAPH NOTE by SPIRO AGNEW as Governor of Maryland penned on "Memo from Cope", a Labor Brochure supporting Hubert Humphrey. Committee on Political Education, AFL-CIO, 1968. Quarto, 11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide. Issue number 10-68 of the May 13, 1968 4-page labor brochure "Memo from Cope", promoting the candidacy of Hubert Horatio Humphrey, nicknamed "3-H" by them. Penned in blue ink at the upper left is a bitter note by Spiro Agnew, then Governor of Maryland, addressed to his chief of staff Arthur J. Sohmer: "Art - Ask our labor friends why they're always able to go'gung-ho' for some people but can't find a buck for others". Unsigned but penned in Agnew's hand. The brochure is folded for mailing with the mailing label addressed to "Hon S T Agnew" at the Governors Mansion, Annapolis, MD. There is minor soiling along the top edge of the brochure, else near fine.
The brochure lists George Meany as Chairman. I UNCONDITIONALLY GUARANTEE THE AUTHENTICITY OF THE ABOVE AUTOGRAPH! All items are guaranteed authentic and as described.
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- Industry: Politics
- Addressed to: Arthur Sohmer
- Provenance: From estate of Agnew's chief of staff
- Autograph Authentication: Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
- Modified Item: No