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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2015-12-17
U.S. & C.S.A. Postal History
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Sale Number 1117, Lot Number 4376, Local Posts: Magic Letter Express, Richmond thru Westervelt`sSquier & Co. City Letter Dispatch, St. Louis Mo., 1c Green, Imperforate (132L1), Squier & Co. City Letter Dispatch, St. Louis Mo., 1c Green, Imperforate (132L1)Squier & Co. City Letter Dispatch, St. Louis Mo., 1c Green, Imperforate (132L1). Usual narrow margins, used with 3c Dull Red, Ty. III (26), both stamps tied by "St. Louis Mo. Jul. 25, 1859" circular datestamp on piece of cover, local stamp with some slight translucencies, Very Fine and scarce tied example with the 3c 1857 Issue, signed Costales

E. 500-750
275
United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2015-06-23
United States Carriers and Locals
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Sale Number 1101, Lot Number 790, Local Posts: Ricketts & Hall thru Stringer & MortonSquier & Co. City Letter Dispatch, St. Louis Mo., 1c Green, Imperforate (132L1), Squier & Co. City Letter Dispatch, St. Louis Mo., 1c Green, Imperforate (132L1)Squier & Co. City Letter Dispatch, St. Louis Mo., 1c Green, Imperforate (132L1). Ample margins except in at upper right, small tear and slight toning at bottom, manuscript cancel, used with 3c Dull Red, Ty. III (26) tied by "Saint Louis Mo. Jul. 28, 1859" circular datestamp on buff cover to Steubenville O., original letter enclosure datelined July 27 from St. Louis, small cover tear to right of 3c stamp does not affect it, Very Fine appearance, the imperforate stamp used during Squier & Co.'s ownership is rare on cover, we estimate 8-10 covers extant, with 2011 P.F. certificate

E. 400-500
225
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2015-06-23
United States Carriers and Locals
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Sale Number 1101, Lot Number 793, Local Posts: Ricketts & Hall thru Stringer & MortonSquier & Co. City Letter Dispatch, St. Louis Mo., 1c Green, Imperforate (132L1), Squier & Co. City Letter Dispatch, St. Louis Mo., 1c Green, Imperforate (132L1)Squier & Co. City Letter Dispatch, St. Louis Mo., 1c Green, Imperforate (132L1). Balance of three covers, each used with 3c Dull Red Ty. III (26) from St. Louis, none are tied, first nicked at top right corner, manuscript cancel, cover slightly reduced and rounded at bottom right, otherwise Fine, with 2002 P.F. certificate, second margins to cut in, cancelled by "D" in octagonal frame on cover to Philadelphia, waterstain around Squier stamp, cover slightly reduced and folded vertically at center, still Fine, this is the only recorded example of the "D" cancel, ex Wagner, with 2002 P.F. certificate declining opinion whether the local originated, last with nice margins, couple cover tears, Fine, the imperforate stamp used during Squier & Co.'s ownership is very rare on cover, we estimate 8-10 covers extant with only three tied to cover

E. 1,000-1,500
550
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2014-12-17
U.S., Possessions and Confederate States Stamps & Postal History
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Sale Number 1090, Lot Number 1958, Carriers, Locals & Independent MailsSquier & Co. City Letter Dispatch, St. Louis Mo., 1c Green, Imperforate (132L1), Squier & Co. City Letter Dispatch, St. Louis Mo., 1c Green, Imperforate (132L1)Squier & Co. City Letter Dispatch, St. Louis Mo., 1c Green, Imperforate (132L1). Margins to in, canceled by manuscript on locally addressed cover, some wear, Fine

1,500
325
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2008-12-03
The Alan Geisler Collection of Carriers and Locals
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Sale Number 965, Lot Number 1247, Local and Private Posts (Russells thru Stringer & Morton)Squier & Co. City Letter Dispatch, St. Louis Mo., 1c Green, Imperforate (132L1), Squier & Co. City Letter Dispatch, St. Louis Mo., 1c Green, Imperforate (132L1)Squier & Co. City Letter Dispatch, St. Louis Mo., 1c Green, Imperforate (132L1). Usual narrow margins touching in places, small tear at left and minor gum toning, used with 3c Dull Red, Ty. III (26), both stamps tied by blue "Louisville Ky. Jul. 31, 1859" circular datestamp on small cover to St. Louis Mo. with addressee's box number at lower left

VERY FINE. ONE OF THREE RECORDED EXAMPLES OF A SQUIER & CO. STAMP USED FROM ANOTHER CITY TO PREPAY DELIVERY TO THE ADDRESSEE IN ST. LOUIS.

A large portion of surviving Squier & Co. covers are addressed to Mrs. M. T. Lucas in Louisville. This cover from Louisville to St. Louis was presumably written by Mrs. Lucas to S. F. Lucas.

Ex Caspary and Hall. With 2001 P.F. certificate. Scott Retail $3,500.00 for this combination tied by a handstamp.

E. 3,000-4,000
3,750
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2006-11-15
The Edgar Kuphal Collection of U.S. Carriers and Locals
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Sale Number 925, Lot Number 1678, St. Louis City Delivery thru Staten Island ExpressSquier & Co. City Letter Dispatch, St. Louis Mo., 1c Green, Imperforate (132L1), Squier & Co. City Letter Dispatch, St. Louis Mo., 1c Green, Imperforate (132L1)Squier & Co. City Letter Dispatch, St. Louis Mo., 1c Green, Imperforate (132L1). Positions 65-70/95-100, block of 24 with bottom right corner sheet margin, unused (no gum), top margin slightly in, left side cut in, usual serious faults including creases, thins (breaks thru paper at one spot) and tears, typical condition of the blocks from the only surviving sheet (see Penny Post, Jan. 1992, p. 9) -- a block of 15 in Golden sale realized $3,750 hammer -- with 1991 P.F. certificate, Scott Retail as blocks of four

4,500
1,200
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2006-11-15
The Edgar Kuphal Collection of U.S. Carriers and Locals
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Sale Number 925, Lot Number 1679, St. Louis City Delivery thru Staten Island ExpressSquier & Co. City Letter Dispatch, St. Louis Mo., 1c Green (132L1), Squier & Co. City Letter Dispatch, St. Louis Mo., 1c Green (132L1)Squier & Co. City Letter Dispatch, St. Louis Mo., 1c Green (132L1). Margins to slightly in, pen cancel, negligible toning and small tear at bottom left, used with 3c Dull Red, Ty. II (26), both tied together by "St. Louis Mo. Sep. 27, 1859" circular datestamp on tiny oblong cover to Norton Mass.

VERY FINE APPEARANCE. AN EXCEEDINGLY RARE EXAMPLE OF A SQUIER & COMPANY STAMP TIED BY THE ST. LOUIS CIRCULAR DATESTAMP. VERY FEW SUCH TIED USAGES EXIST.

Ex Chase and Piller

3,500
1,700
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2006-03-17
Western Expresses, Carriers, Locals & Independent Mails
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Sale Number 908, Lot Number 4977, Local Posts (Bdady thru Whittelsey)Squier & Co. City Letter Dispatch, St. Louis Mo., 1c Green, Imperforate (132L1), Squier & Co. City Letter Dispatch, St. Louis Mo., 1c Green, Imperforate (132L1)Squier & Co. City Letter Dispatch, St. Louis Mo., 1c Green, Imperforate (132L1). Ample margins except nicked at top right corner, ms. cancel and not tied, used with 3c Dull Red (26) tied by "Saint Louis Mo. Dec. 31, 1859" circular datestamp on buff cover to Galena Ill. cover slightly reduced and rounded at bottom right, otherwise Fine, the imperforate stamp used during Squier & Co.'s ownership is very rare on cover -- four reported in notes contained in Schwartz files, but we estimate 8-10 covers extant, with 2002 P.F. certificate

E. 500-750
350
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2004-12-08
United States Stamps and Covers
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Sale Number 889, Lot Number 2070, Carriers and LocalsSquier & Co. City Letter Dispatch, St. Louis Mo., 1c Green, Imperforate (132L1), Squier & Co. City Letter Dispatch, St. Louis Mo., 1c Green, Imperforate (132L1)Squier & Co. City Letter Dispatch, St. Louis Mo., 1c Green, Imperforate (132L1). Large margins to cut in at bottom, ms. cancel and not tied, used on 3c Red Nesbitt entire to Iowa City Ia., "Saint Louis Mo. Aug. 24, 1859" circular datestamp, Fine, the imperforate stamp used during Squier & Co.'s ownership is very rare on cover -- four reported in notes contained in Schwartz files, but we estimate 8-10 covers extant -- with 2002 P.F. certificate

E. 500-750
900
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2003-05-31
The D.K. Collection of U.S. Carriers & Locals
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Sale Number 862, Lot Number 100, Spence & BrownSquier & Co. City Letter Dispatch, St. Louis Mo., 1c Green, Imperforate (132L1), Squier & Co. City Letter Dispatch, St. Louis Mo., 1c Green, Imperforate (132L1)Squier & Co. City Letter Dispatch, St. Louis Mo., 1c Green, Imperforate (132L1). Three ample margins, cut in at bottom, used with 3c Dull Red (26), both stamps tied by blue "Louisville Ky. Jun. 29, 1859" circular datestamp on yellow cover to St. Louis Mo., "Advertised Jul. 1" circular datestamp applied at St. Louis, stains at bottom, backflap partly removed and bottom edge nicked from opening

FINE. ONE OF THREE RECORDED EXAMPLES OF A SQUIER & CO. STAMP USED FROM ANOTHER CITY TO PREPAY DELIVERY TO THE ADDRESSEE IN ST. LOUIS.

A large portion of surviving Squier & Co. covers are addressed to Mrs. M. T. Lucas in Louisville. This is a cover from Louisville to St. Louis that was presumably written by Mrs. Lucas to S. F. Lucas. A similar cover in the Hall collection realized $3,750 hammer.

Ex Brown and Knapp. With 2002 P.F. certificate.

E. 1,500-2,000
2,600
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