8c Trans-Mississippi (289).
Detailed impression, used with 5c Dark Blue (281).
tied by criss-crossing strikes of purple "Foreign"
straightline handstamp on registered 5c Blue entire (U378) to London, England,
matching "Registered Helena, Mont. Nov. 15, 1899" three-line datestamp, New York registry label, receiving backstamp, Very Fine, attractive use properly paying the 8c registry fee plus double UPU rate, illustrated in the Luff book
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