(2 7/8 x 7 3/4 In) This is an original vintage "Lincoln-Kennedy Penny" from 1971. "This uncirculated Lincoln Head penny is stamped with a profile reproduction of John F. Kennedy looking at Lincoln. This unusual commemorative piece is truly a collector's item."

"ASTONISHING COINCIDENCES

Lincoln was elected in 1860
Kennedy was elected in 1960
There are seven letters in each name
Both Presidents were slain on Friday
Both were slain in presence of their wives
Both were directly concerned with Civil Rights
Both Presidents had legality of elections contested
Kennedy's secretary Lincoln warned him not to go to Dallas
Lincoln's secretary Kennedy warned him not to go to the theater
Both of their successors were named Johnson
Andrew Johnson, Lyndon Johnson
Each name contains 13 letters
Both served in U.S. Senate
Both were southern Democrats
Lyndon Johnson born 1908
Andrew Johnson born 1808
Booth and Oswald were both southerners favoring unpopular ideas
Oswald shot Kennedy from a warehouse and hid in a theater
Booth shot Lincoln in a theater and hid in a warehouse
Booth and Oswald were murdered before trial could be arranged
Lincoln and Kennedy were carried in death on the same caisson
Booth and Oswald were born one hundred years apart
Lee Harvey Oswald and John Wilkes Booth - Each name has 15 letters

 

The card is in GOOD condition, a few light creases.

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