Now all we get is email bombardments and unwanted robo-calls. At least with a trinket, you could throw it in the trash.
Fortunately for me, my in-laws didn't toss this one......
Inaugural Addresses - Commemorative Edition (Seal of the President of the United States 1973)
Courtesy of Jim Keysor who was running for California State Senator in 1973
I, of course, never heard of the guy. A quick Google revealed that he lost his bid for California State Senator. He had a few other races throughout the '70's. He withdrew from a Los Angeles City Council race in 1977 with this quote.
"I would have lost if I won and would have lost if I lost."
A great rock and roll lyric if I ever heard one.
Nobody gets records -or pot holders for that matter - from candidates anymore. I got a Bernie Sanders record, but I had to pay for it and now get tons of unwanted emails.