The Vinson Court Says Goodbye to a Long-Time Court Official [Supreme Court, United States]. [6-1/2" x 9-1/4" Black-and-White Press Photograph of the Vinson Court and Retiring Marshall Thomas E. Waggaman]. [(New York): Associated Press, June 9, 1952]. Light rubbing to edges, margins removed, caption below image, stamp to verso. $150. * The caption reads: "Justices say goodbye with gifts--Members of the Supreme Court pose today with a long-time court official and the gifts they have for him. The justices assembled to say goodbye to Thomas E. Waggaman, marshall of the court for 15 years, on the last day of the court's current term. Left to right: Associate Justices Tom Clark, Felix Frankfurter, Robert H. Jackson and Hugo Black, Marshal Waggaman, Chief Justice Fred M. Vinson and Associate Justices Stanley Reed, William O. Douglas, Harold H. Burton and Sherman Minton. The gifts (on the table) include a fishing rod, an outboard motor, a photograph album, a copy of the court's record on the day more than 40 years ago that Waggaman started his court career as a page, and a copy of Vinson's statement prepared for the farewell to Waggaman."
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