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Six Political Collectibles: 2 Trays and 4 Paperweights. 1st item: Taft 1908 Jugate lithograph tin plate titled "Grand Old Party 1856 – 1908 Standard Bearers". Center with vignettes of the 1908 presidential candidates Taft and Sherman, the rim with vignettes of the ten Republican presidential predecessors. 9 1/2" dia. 2nd item: William Jennings Bryan Presidential Campaign oval lithograph tray, depicting a portrait of the presidential candidate Bryan with a floral border and signature at the bottom. 16" H x 13" W. Circa 1896. 3rd item: 1904 Theodore Roosevelt/Charles Fairbanks presidential jugate glass colorless paperweight, flower form with painted enamel portrait, marked "Made by A. (Albert) Graeser, Pittsburgh, PA. 3 1/4" dia. 4th item: 1904 Theodore Roosevelt/Charles Fairbanks presidential jugate glass colorless paperweight, rectangular form with painted enamel portrait, marked "Made by A. (Albert) Graeser, Pittsburgh, PA. 2 1/2" H x 4" W. 5th item: William McKinely/Garrett Hobart presidential jugate colorless glass paperwight, rectangular from, with leather backing and illegible inscription. 2 5/8" H x 4" W. Circa 1896. 6th item: Theodore Roosevelt presidential portrait paperweight, circular form. 4 1/4" dia. Circa 1904. Provenance: Collection of internationally known ragtime pianist and historian Johnny Maddox, Gallatin, TN. CONDITION: 1st item: Nice color with minimal fading. Light cracquelure to front with very light scattered scratches noted to the center. Rubbing and minor paint loss to the back.2nd item: Overall light cracquelure to surface. Some rubbing to paint lower half, small loss to right shoulder. rubbing and losses to the edges and reverse. 3rd item: Rubbing to side, staining to enameled paint, one spot visible from top. 4th item: A couple of areas of pitting to top, light scratching. 5th item: Heavy scratching to top edge, upper left, very light scattered overall scratching. 6th item: