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Virginia Neal Blue was Colorado State Treasurer from 1967 to 1970. Blue, a Republican, was Colorado's first elected female official. She was highly acclaimed and well liked. This is a button from Blue's 1970 re-election campaign against Democrat Thomas Kassler of Boulder, CO. Neal died in office on September 16, 1970 at 60 years old while running for re-election.