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Hershey Political Button Museum
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HERSHEY
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GREENDUCK CO. CHICAGO
PAT FEB 13 1817

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Harry B. Hersey served as mayor of Taylorville, Illinois from 1922 to 1926. He was the democratic candidate for Governor of Illinois in 1940, but lost to Republican Dwight Green. In 1949 he was appointed director of the Illinois Department of Insurance and in 1951 served on the Illinois Supreme Court.

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PO0889
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