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Old 03-11-2019, 12:13 PM
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Default Nixon Autopen?

Nixon's signature was typically bold without much variation in shading. But I can't tell on this one. Autopen or not?

BTW, many do not know Nixon was so close to beating JFK that he could have demanded a recount - ballot stuffing was claimed. However, he did not contest because he thought it would be bad for the country. Nixon was actually very much a patriot. That screwed up....

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Old 03-11-2019, 12:15 PM
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Forgot the attachment. Here it is.
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Old 03-11-2019, 12:34 PM
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For example, here is a JSA Nixon auto. 30ish years younger.
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Old 03-11-2019, 12:44 PM
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Here is another example bold and strong end to end. Also early 60's.
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Old 03-11-2019, 06:32 PM
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I had always heard that he didn't request a recount because he knew that there were as many questionable Nixon votes as there were Kennedy votes.

Ahh, the sixties.
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Old 03-11-2019, 08:29 PM
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Old 03-11-2019, 10:51 PM
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Yes, it is an autopenned signature I believe. Here are some more.
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Old 03-12-2019, 09:50 AM
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Thank you very much for the auto pen exemplars. I wasn't able to find them myself. Many thanks!
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I on these exemplars I only see two where the N crosses over the d. And those two don't match the letter I have (which an autopen would with perhaps only add shakiness...which is not the case here). I guess I will need more autopen exemplars, or this could be a real one. I think it may have been signed on a train as he crisscrossed the nation campaigning. I do know the place he refers to was on one of his train stops.
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Old 03-12-2019, 12:09 PM
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This one claims to be authentic, and is really close - but the letter heights are quite different. See top of second d. Almost like it was written around the "sincerely". What's with the smudge at the end? I am just trying to learn about autopens Same year 1960. Thoughts?
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