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Gerald Ford Autographed First Day Cover PSA SLABBED United States President

Gerald Ford Autographed First Day Cover PSA SLABBED United States President

Gerald Ford Autographed First Day Cover PSA SLABBED United States President
Note that items with COAs come with individual COAs, sticker usually on back of item. I do not accept "Best Offer".

Prices are reduced every 30 days until the item sells. Thanks for understanding this policy! Born Leslie Lynch King Jr. July 14, 1913 - December 26, 2006 was an American politician who served as the 38th president of the United States. He was the only president never to have been elected to the office of president or vice president.

He previously served as the leader of the Republican Party. In the House of Representatives.

And was appointed to be the 40th vice president. Resigned in 1974, Ford succeeded to the presidency, but was defeated for election to a full term in 1976. And raised in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Ford attended the University of Michigan.

Where he was a member of the school's football team. Following his senior year, he turned down offers from the Detroit Lions. Instead opting to go to Yale Law School. After the attack on Pearl Harbor.

He enlisted in the U. Serving from 1942 to 1946; he left as a lieutenant commander. Ford began his political career in 1949 as the U.

From Michigan's 5th congressional district. He served in this capacity for nearly 25 years, the final nine of them as the House minority leader. In December 1973, two months after the resignation of Spiro Agnew.

Ford became the first person appointed to the vice presidency under the terms of the 25th Amendment. After the subsequent resignation of President Nixon in August 1974, Ford immediately assumed the presidency. As president, Ford signed the Helsinki Accords. Which marked a move toward d├ętente. With the collapse of South Vietnam.

Nine months into his presidency, US involvement in the Vietnam War. Domestically, Ford presided over the worst economy in the four decades since the Great Depression. With growing inflation and a recession. In one of his most controversial acts, he granted a presidential pardon to Richard Nixon. For his role in the Watergate scandal. During Ford's presidency, foreign policy was characterized in procedural terms by the increased role Congress began to play, and by the corresponding curb on the powers of the president. In the 1976 Republican presidential primary campaign, Ford defeated former California Governor Ronald Reagan. For the Republican nomination, but narrowly lost the presidential election. Challenger, former Georgia Governor Jimmy Carter. Surveys of historians and political scientists have ranked Ford as a below-average president. Following his years as president, Ford remained active in the Republican Party.

His moderate views on various social issues increasingly put him at odds with conservative members of the party in the 1990s and early 2000s. In retirement, Ford set aside the enmity he had felt towards Carter following the 1976 election, and the two former presidents developed a close friendship. After experiencing a series of health problems, he died at home.

On December 26, 2006, at age 93. Additionally, I slip all autographed photos inside sturdy photo-protective sleeves. In most cases, using Jack Smalling's baseball address lists and other assorted address lists, I wrote to both active and retired baseball players, sending them letters, requests for signatures, and self-addressed-stamped envelopes. This is how I obtained thousands of autographs. I stand by every item I sell.

All the old time autograph dealers know me and the professional authenticators will vouch for my reputation as well. I do this on a part time basis, so sometimes emails take a day. PLEASE NOTE: Most items come with certificates of authenticity from outside companies (JSA and PSA predominantly; they are the best). Sincerely, Joe Binder, Downers Grove, Illinois.
Gerald Ford Autographed First Day Cover PSA SLABBED United States President