Sale 1063 — United States Postal History

Sale Date — Thursday-Friday, 19-20 December, 2013

Category — Local Posts cont: City Dispatch thru Whittelsey`s, Group Lots

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1772
c
Sale 1063, Lot 1772, Local Posts cont: City Dispatch thru Whittelsey`s, Group LotsGlen Haven Daily Mail, Glen Haven N.Y., 1c Black on Green Glazed (71L3). Type III, ample to large margins, minor scrapes in surface coating, used on 3c Red Nesbitt entire to Twinsburg O., "Scott N.Y. Aug. 29" circular datestamp, with printed enclosure "Constitution of the National Dress Reform Association" (the original Bloomer Girls) and marvelous long-winded letter (dated Aug. 28, 1856) from a "patient" undergoing treatment at Dr. Jackson's and enthusiastically reporting on events ("Mr. Apfelbaum still remains in the bathroom"), Fine and scarce use, the enclosures are a rare and fascinating bit of history, ex Hall, signed Sloane, with 2001 P.F. certificate

E. 200-300
190