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Sale 825 — U.S. Stamps and Covers, Foreign

Sale Date — Tuesday, 27 June, 2000

Category — Carriers and Locals Balances

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1973
c
Carriers and Locals Balance. Nine covers: incl. two each of 5L1 and 5L2 (none originate), 15L5, 15L6, 75L5, Harnden's foreign letter oval, last is legal-size with "By Pomeroy & Co. Express" endorsement, few small faults, all appear Fine

E. 200-300
300
1974
c
Carriers and Locals Balance. Approx. sixteen covers, a variety of usages incl. 5c 1847 used with 1c Yellow U.S. Mail, few U.S. City Despatch Post, U.S.P.O. Phila., a few reference items (genuine stamps added to covers), still an interesting and very desirable group

E. 750-1,000
375
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1975
ng
Local Post Balance. Six stamps, incl. Cal. Penny Post 34L2, Carnes 35L7, Eagle 61L2, Wells Fargo 143L9, Westervelt 144L1 and Westtown 145L2, minor faults, Very Fine or similar appearance

305
200
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1976
c
New York City Local Covers. Three, best is Union Square Post Office, New York N.Y., 1c Black on Light Apple Green (141L2), cut to shield shape, tied by "New-York Oct. 18" circular datestamp which also ties 3c Dull Red (11) on cover to Goshen N.Y., edges worn, others are Boyd's 20L4 and Swarts 136L10 tied on folded covers, Fine

E. 150-200
80
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1977
c
Philadelphia Carriers and Locals. Four covers, incl. Eagle LO2, Carter's 36L1, City Dispatch 41L1 (uncancelled), and Eagle 61L4 (badly creased), scarce group

E. 300-400
150
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1978
 
Carriers and Locals Balance. Dozens of stamps, some genuine, others are reprints or forgeries, incl. genuine U.S. City Despatch Post 40L5, Blood's 15L11, City Despatch 40L1 used, City Dispatch 41L1, Phila. Despatch 15L3, Swarts 136L13, also a good study of Westervelt's Post with annotated reference material, mixed condition, but a very valuable and worthwhile lot for the patient specialist

E. 750-1,000
1,500
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1979
 
Bank Certificates, Express Receipts. Nine, some with vignettes used on local stamps, interesting group

E. 200-300
325
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1980
c
Printed Pamphlets with Local Post Markings. Six items, includes copy of Five Points Monthly Mar. 1857 edition with Metropolitan Errand & Carrier Express Co. delivery label, front covers of medical journals with Brooklyn City Express Post, Dunham's Union Square P.O. and Swarts (three) handstamps, some acid toning in paper, otherwise Very Fine and scarce group

E. 200-300
210
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1981
 
Local Post Ephemera. Harnden's and Adams Express Co. circulars, bank checks, railroad schedules, Confederate States of Alabama and North Carolina 50c notes with Peterson imprints, interesting group

E. 500-750
250
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1982
 
Local Post Sheets. Several folder stuffed with sheets, some appear genuine but many are reprints, remainders and forgeries, the ideal lot for someone with patience and imagination

E. 400-500
3,000
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1983
 
Carriers and Locals/Reference Collection. Two stockbooks containing interesting material, some genuine, some forgeries and bogus posts, worth careful examination

E. 1,000-1,500
3,250
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