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Catalog for Auction # 39
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Category: 1936 Great Lakes International Exposition (184 to 187)

Held in Cleveland Ohio to Celebrate the 100th Anniversary of Cleveland.
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 "Passport" to the "Admiralty Club", "Great Lakes Exposition at Cleveland", "June 27 to October 4 1936" along with the anchor logo of the club in the center. This passport was issued to "Earl L. Brokenshire" and contains 8 pages. Inside is a description of Earl, a check mark to include his wife, an Admiralty Club red sticker and "Charter Member" with the number "112". The cover is printed in blue on a silver background. Size: 3 7/16" wide by 6" high. Condition: Very Fine. Some age toning of pages and folds at some page corners. The back has spotting from where it was removed from a scrapbook.  
$ 10
 Ticket Booklet printed in full color and shows a scene from "Cleveland's Centennial Great Lakes Exhibition", "June 27 to October 4" in "1936" picturing an entranceway lined with eagles atop pedestals. Inside are 4 similar pages. 4 entrance stubs are missing. The tickets are numbered "A 181969". On the back is a map of the 5 Great Lakes with their names written in each lake and "Great Lakes Exposition" written above. Size: 6 1/4" wide by 2 1/4" high. Condition: Extremely Fine, 4 stubs are missing, 3 are cut out and one was torn out.  
$ 17
 Elongated Cent, "Great Lakes Exposition" and "Cleveland 1936" written above and below the picture of the "Subway". The back is blank. Size: 1 7/16" wide by 3/4" high. Condition: Extremely Fine, 2 letters in Subway are not fully formed.  
$ 20
 Brass Medal. Obverse: pictures the oval globe with compass logo in the center with "Great Lakes Exposition", "1936", "June 27", "to Oct. 4." above. Below is "Cleveland." Reverse: pictures a horse shoe, four leaf clover and wishbone with "Keep me for Good Luck" around the top. Size: 1 1/4" diameter. Condition: Excellent with slight surface wear.  
$ 9
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