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One of the awards presented to Gus Grissom.

It reads

Life Membership
Chamber of Commerce
Presented to
Lt. Col. Virgil I. Grissom
In Recognition of Valuable
Services Rendered

March 7 1966

The flight of Molly Brown was on March 23, 1965, so this award was presented about a year after that flight, and about a year before the scheduled flight of Apollo 1.

Awards at Mitchell Indiana
Time picture taken Sun Nov 6 03:17:40 2016
Location picture taken Early Life Gallery
Grissom Memorial
Spring Mill State Park
Mitchell, Indiana
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