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Sale 834 — U.S. & C.S.A. Postal History

Sale Date — Tuesday, 6 March, 2001

Category — Other Back-of-Book Issues

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
634
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 634, Other Back-of-Book Issues1c Parcel Post (Q1), 1c Parcel Post (Q1)1c Parcel Post (Q1). Rich color, tied by "Grand Rapids Mich Jul. 1, 1913" machine postmark on First Day postcard to Toledo O., natural s.e. at bottom, card with light bends away from stamp, Very Fine and rare First Day usage

1,500
1,300
635
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 635, Other Back-of-Book Issues1909-1911 Christmas Seals (WX5-WX7), 1909-1911 Christmas Seals (WX5-WX7)1909-1911 Christmas Seals (WX5-WX7). Singles tied by machine cancels with 1c Green (331) on holiday picture postcards, card with No. WX7 with few minor breaks clear of stamp, Very Fine

E. 100-150
75
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636
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 636, Other Back-of-Book Issues10c Green Entire (U15), 10c Green Entire (U15)10c Green Entire (U15). Cancelled by neat "San Francisco Cal. Nov. 5, 1858" circular datestamp to New Haven Conn. and forwarded to Cortland N.Y., forwarding postage paid by 3c Dull Red (26) tied by "New Haven Con. Dec. 1, 1858" circular datestamp, trivial edge wear, Very Fine and attractive

E. 100-150
95
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637
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 637, Other Back-of-Book Issues10c Yellow Green Entire (U40), 10c Yellow Green Entire (U40)10c Yellow Green Entire (U40). Cancelled by "New Orleans La." circular datestamp and addressed to Algeria, 1871 usage, red London and French transits, "6" credit handstamp, some toning, lower right corner repaired, still appears almost Very Fine, scarce destination and an early usage paying the new rate

E. 200-300
180
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638
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 638, Other Back-of-Book Issues12c Red and Brown on Buff Entire (U42), 12c Red and Brown on Buff Entire (U42)12c Red and Brown on Buff Entire (U42). Unused legal-size entire with Lamping and Co.'s Express Paid printed frank, light vertical crease, otherwise Very Fine, Scott Retail for unused entire $500.00

E. 200-300
0
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639
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 639, Other Back-of-Book Issues24c Blue on Buff Entire (U71), 24c Blue on Buff Entire (U71)24c Blue on Buff Entire (U71). Magenta "Wells, Fargo & Co. Virginia Nev. Nov. 2 1883" oval datestamp on legal-size entire with printed address to "The Bank of California, San Francisco, California" and printed return address "From Gold Hill Agency." at lower left, faults on back from use as a paste up, appears Very Fine

700
150
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640
c
Postal Stationery Usages to Foreign Destinations. Four entires, incl. 10c to Corinto, Nicaragua and with purple oval P.M.S.S. Superintendent's Office handstamp (Sept. 21, 1885); another to Corinto, Nicaragua on 5c entire with similar oval handstamp; 5c entire cancelled by "Saint Paul Oregon" with star and used to Germany; last is 5c Blue on Blue entire from S.C. to Spain, few faults, all appear Fine-Very Fine, interesting group

E. 200-300
170
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641
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 641, Other Back-of-Book Issues1c, 5c Columbian Entires (U348, U350), 1c, 5c Columbian Entires (U348, U350)1c, 5c Columbian Entires (U348, U350). Light "Worlds Fair Sta. Chicago Ill. Jul. 19, '93 4 PM" duplex cancels, matching address to Hinsdale Ill., minor edge toning, otherwise Very Fine

500
0
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642
og
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 642, Other Back-of-Book Issues2c Carmine with Added Impression of 1c Green (U429l), 2c Carmine with Added Impression of 1c Green (U429l)2c Carmine with Added Impression of 1c Green (U429l). 1c Green impression inverted at lower left on unused entire with printed address to Philadelphia Rapid Transit Co., Extremely Fine Gem

500
700
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643
og
Unused Postal Stationery. 39, better incl. Nos. U218, U219, UX5, UX8, UX10, UX18-UX20, UY2-UY4 (UY3 preprinted), modern envelopes mostly legal-size, Extremely Fine

614
190
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644
og
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 644, Other Back-of-Book IssuesPrivate Postal Card, Private Postal CardPrivate Postal Card. Non-denominated and undated, 147 x 182mm, one side for addresses with vignette of Franklin, other side with typed advertisement for Philadelphia key manufacturer, Extremely Fine, an interesting collateral item

E. 300-400
300
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645
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 645, Other Back-of-Book Issues2c Blue on Buff, Postal Card (UX6), 2c Blue on Buff, Postal Card (UX6)2c Blue on Buff, Postal Card (UX6). Cancelled by "Sta. No. 1 Manila Phil. Islds., Feb. 24, 1899" duplex and used to Germany, neat Hong Kong transit, receiving datestamp, fresh and Very Fine, this is the earliest known usage of the Goodale Ty. 6 marking

E. 200-300
425
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646
og
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 646, Other Back-of-Book Issues"One Cent Additional Paid" Inverted Surcharge on 2c Carmine Rose on Buff (UX47 var), "One Cent Additional Paid" Inverted Surcharge on 2c Carmine Rose on Buff (UX47 var)"One Cent Additional Paid" Inverted Surcharge on 2c Carmine Rose on Buff (UX47 var). Unused, with usual printed illustrated advertisement on back and small hole punch, Extremely Fine

450
375
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647
og
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 647, Other Back-of-Book Issues"One Cent Additional Paid" on 2c Carmine Rose on Buff (UX47), "One Cent Additional Paid" on 2c Carmine Rose on Buff (UX47)"One Cent Additional Paid" on 2c Carmine Rose on Buff (UX47). Unused, with usual printed illustrated advertisement on back and small hole punch, Extremely Fine

185
150
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648
og
Unused Postal Entires. 26 incl. Nos. U218, U219 (sixteen), U221, U270, UY5, UY6, also incl. three used incl. No. UX41a, and three unused incl. American Post Card Co. essay in green, and two different Dept. of the Interior Bureau of Education unused return penalty envelopes, Very Fine and fresh group

E. 400-500
425
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