Lot 47: FIRST-TIME EVER: Bumper unique memorabilia collection W/ Flown Rocket mail.
October 29, 2016
Titusville, FL, USALive Auction
Description: FIRST-TIME EVER: A unique memorabilia collection of more than a dozen items pertaining to the first rocket launch at Florida's Cape Canaveral in 1950 and with its 50th anniv. in July 2000. For auction here--first time available--is an actual flown-signed Bumper 8 model rocket mail cover (#17/25) from the Cape's first launch site (Pad 3) along with other commemorative Bumper postal covers (past and current), pad relic, official ceremony program, news/press items, copied photos--and--an actual launched/flown/recovered 11" long solid propellant rocket (#25/50 flown) from the Cape's first rocket launch site on July 24, 2000!