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Patriotic Clock

By: Lori Williamson | Item of the Day | November 6, 2017

Did you remember to set your clocks back this weekend? This cast metal electric clock features likenesses of George Washington, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and Abraham Lincoln standing around a ship's wheel. Ca. 1940.