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Title Souvenir pencil issued for Hoboken Centennial, 1955.
Object Name Pencil
Catalog Number 2002.006.0007
Collection Hoboken Parades & Events Collection
Credit Gift of Ed Stuart
Description Souvenir pencil issued for Hoboken Centennial, 1955. 5/16" diameter x 7-1/2" long black graphic wood pencil; gold paint with type, seal and logo in red or blue; metal ferrule with eraser tip. 2 each; both are unsharpened.

The City Seal is at the top near the ferrule with the lettering below printed (line for line) on the length of the pencil:

Hoboken Centennial
Hoboken, N.J. Mayor John J. Grogan, Mayor
"Writing History for 100 Years"
1855-1955

Below this type is the office logo of the Centennial.
Date 1955-1955
Year Range from 1955
Year Range to 1955
People Grogan, John J.
Search Terms Centennial, Hoboken (1955)
Caption full length; Hoboken Centennial
Imagefile 010\20020060007.TIF
Classification Parades & Pageants
Mayors
Ceremonies