JFK clippings and magazine lot - Redbook magazine from November 1964 plus clippings from Nebraska and Iowa newspapers

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I found these in my mom's cedar chest after her death. I think they're really neat, and I'm glad I got to see them, but I bet there is some history buff out there who will appreciate them more than I do! They are, of course, yellowed with age, and they have a great cedar scent. :)

With this lot, you get all of the following, as shown in photos:
-November 1964 Redbook magazine with feature articles about JFK (it has my mom's name/address on the mailing label, which I've cropped from this photo for privacy)
-Front page of Omaha World-Herald newspaper, 11/25/63
-Memorial page from Corning, Iowa newspaper, 11/28/63
-clipping of Jackie Kennedy kneeling at JFK's grave, unknown date/source
-clippings from Omaha World-Herald, 11/28/63 - comments from John Connally
-pages 9-10 from Omaha World-Herald, 11/25/63 - large photos of JFK funeral
-First two pages from Omaha World-Herald, 11/26/63 - lots of photos and articles about JFK funeral
-Memorial photo ad from The Weekly Times - Red Oak, Iowa newspaper - date unknown
-Three pages from Omaha World-Herald, 11/23/63
-Photo of JFK and family walking into church, unknown date/source.

Domestic shipping for this particular item includes Priority Mail shipping in a bubble mailer. This is a relatively heavy lot, and I'd like to send it as safely as possible.

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Thanks for taking a look! :)

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