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Circular metal pin-back button inscribed "Trust / Humphrey"; white with black lettering.
Vice-President Hubert H. Humphrey was one of the Democratic nominees in 1968 after President Lyndon B. Johnson turned down the nomination for re-election. Humphrey lost the general election to Richard M. Nixon.
Gift of Frederick Michel
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