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    Mount Rushmore Memorial Inscription Competition Certificate of Merit For Text Submitted For Mount Rushmore National Memorial Honorable Mention Certificate.
    The year 1934 saw sculptor Gutzon Borglum enlist William Randolph Hearst to back a competition to write a history of the United States highlighting certain dates. The winning words can be found on the grounds of Mount Rushmore. One of these Specimen certificates has the name of the Atlantan Georgian newspaper on it. The other example is without a newspaper name. These certificates can be found in Specimen form with different sponsoring newspapers within the Hearst Empire. They were printed by the ABNCo on card stock. Choice Crisp Uncirculated, 3 POC.


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