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    Pulp-Related "Reading Kit for Service Men" Original Box (Circa early 1940's) One of these kits sold for $1792.50 in our August 4 auction, and while that other lot included the actual pulps, the result calls attention to a neat item! An entertainment "care package" of sorts for soldiers serving overseas in World War II, this box once held current reading material in pulp form. The box is embellished with period comic-style art and the address label has not been written on. A rare and fascinating item from the WWII era. The pulps are not included in this lot. There is some water damage, and normal edge and corner wear. Hake's Price Guide 6th Edition Fine value for kit = $225; Good value = $115.


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    Auction Dates
    August, 2007
    19th Sunday
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