5c Light Blue, De La Rue (6).
Horizontal pair, deep shade, large margins except touched at right, each stamp cancelled by rare Negative 4-Point Star in Circle fancy cancel
leaving Davis peering thru each star, tied by "Caseyville Miss. Jul. 28" (1862) cds on fresh cover to Torrence Miss., woodcut building illustration with Yalobusha Baptist Female Institute caption
printed at upper left
EXTREMELY FINE AND REMARKABLY FRESH. AN OUTSTANDING COVER COMBINING A RARE FANCY CANCEL AND RARE COLLEGE CORNER CARD.
Illustrated in Dietz, p. 240. Ex Caspary.
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