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Sale 850 — The Dr. Karl Agre Collection of Confederate States

Sale Date — Wednesday, 25 September, 2002

Category — Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
5458
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5458, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Alleton Tex., Alleton Tex.Alleton Tex.. Double-circle town pmk. with "Paid 10" handstamp on orange cover to Houston Tex., ms. box charge no. at top, Very Fine and choice strikes of these woodcut markings

E. 500-750
250
5459
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5459, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Alto Tex. May 28, Alto Tex. May 28Alto Tex. May 28. Well-struck circular datestamp with day in pen, neat "Paid" in oval and pencil "5" rating on 1862 folded cover addressed to James Starr at Nacogdoches Tex., light vertical file fold, Very Fine and choice, scarce handstamped Paid, the recipient later became Trans-Mississippi Express agent for the Confederacy

E. 400-500
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5460
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5460, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Alto Tex. Jul. 11, Alto Tex. Jul. 11Alto Tex. Jul. 11. Well-struck circular datestamp with day in pen, pencil "Pd. 10" on 1864 folded letter to Nacogdoches Tex., two tears at top internally sealed with scotch tape, Very Fine strike, scarce

E. 200-300
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5461
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5461, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Anderson Tex. Nov. 9, Anderson Tex. Nov. 9Anderson Tex. Nov. 9. Well-struck circular datestamp with "Paid. 5" handstamp on cover to Grandview Tex., some slight toning, slightly reduced at left, Very Fine strikes

E. 150-200
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5462
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5462, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Austin Tex. Nov. 7, 1863", Austin Tex. Nov. 7, 1863"Austin Tex. Nov. 7, 1863". Double-circle datestamp with "Paid" and "5" handstamps on orange cover to Edom Tex., some edgewear and reduced at left, Fine, unusual 5c rate cover used with an 1863 circular datestamp

E. 100-150
70
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5463
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5463, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Bastrop Texas Jan. 29, Bastrop Texas Jan. 29Bastrop Texas Jan. 29. Clear strike of circular datestamp with "Paid" and "5" handstamps on 1862 folded letter to Austin Tex., few toned spots, Very Fine strikes

E. 150-200
75
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5464
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5464, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Belleville Tex. Sep. 5, Belleville Tex. Sep. 5Belleville Tex. Sep. 5. Neat circular datestamp with "Paid" handstamp and ms. "10ct" on blue 1862 folded letter to "Gen. P.O. Herbert, Comdg. Dept. of Texas, San Antonio Texas", contents discuss request for authorization for payment for services provided the quartermaster, Very Fine and choice

E. 500-750
325
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5465
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5465, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Belton Tex. Jun. 28, Belton Tex. Jun. 28Belton Tex. Jun. 28. Neat circular datestamp with "Paid" and "5" handstamps on small glazed lady's cover to Camp Terry at Austin Tex., Very Fine

E. 200-300
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5466
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5466, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Belton Tex. Oct. 25, Belton Tex. Oct. 25Belton Tex. Oct. 25. Circular datestamp with date in pencil, "Paid 10" handstamp at right, on homemade cover to Alexandria La. (Col. Baylor's regiment), small edge stains, Fine, ex Camina

E. 150-200
75
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5467
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5467, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Belleview Tex. Dec. 31, Belleview Tex. Dec. 31Belleview Tex. Dec. 31. Circular datestamp in brown with matching "Paid" handstamp and pencil "5" on 1861 folded letter to Nacogdoches Tex., Very Fine and scarce

E. 400-500
280
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5468
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5468, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Bonham Texas Aug. 28, Bonham Texas Aug. 28Bonham Texas Aug. 28. Neat circular datestamp with pencil "Paid 10" on embossed cover with floral design to Acworth Ga., Very Fine and choice

E. 200-300
180
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5469
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5469, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Boston Txs. Dec. 29, Boston Txs. Dec. 29Boston Txs. Dec. 29. Bold circular datestamp on 1861 orange cover to New Orleans, matching "5" in circle which has been revalued to "pd 10" in ms., Very Fine, scarce usage, ex Camina

E. 200-300
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5470
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5470, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Boston Texas Jan. 27th (1862), Boston Texas Jan. 27th (1862)Boston Texas Jan. 27th (1862). Partial strike of circular datestamp with missing parts filled in at time of sending, matching "Paid" and "5" in circle handstamps on cover to Carroll Hoy & Co. in New Orleans La., pancil "Due 5" marking probably for weight, usual small filing pinholes, Fine and unusual usage

E. 300-400
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5471
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5471, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Brazoria Texas Nov. 7, Brazoria Texas Nov. 7Brazoria Texas Nov. 7. Clearly struck circular datestamp with "Paid" and "10" handstamps on folded letter datelined "Gulf Prairie Nov. 5th 1864" to Houston Tex., Very Fine and choice, ex Hill

E. 150-200
105
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5472
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5472, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Brazos St. Jago Texas Nov. 13, Brazos St. Jago Texas Nov. 13Brazos St. Jago Texas Nov. 13. Double-circle datestamp with "Paid" and "10" on folded cover to Augusta, circular datestamp stuck partly off cover, Fine and rare, ex Camina

E. 100-150
75
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5473
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5473, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Brenham Tex. Jun. 19, Brenham Tex. Jun. 19Brenham Tex. Jun. 19. Circular datestamp with bold "Paid 10" handstamp on orange attorney's corner card cover addressed to the Governor at Nashville Tenn., docketed at left, fresh and Fine, with 1977 C.S.A. certificate

E. 150-200
130
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5474
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5474, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Cold Spring Tex, Cold Spring TexCold Spring Tex. Circular townmark with ms. "Aug. 13" date, "Paid 10" handstamp on folded letter made from Valentine, embossed edges with oval panel at center, some splits along folds reinforced with hinges, fresh and Fine, Everett recorded only two handstamped Paid covers from this Texas post office, ex Everett

E. 400-500
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5475
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5475, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Brownsville Tex. Jul. 24, Brownsville Tex. Jul. 24Brownsville Tex. Jul. 24. Circular datestamp with outer line of dashes with "Paid" and "10" handstamps on large part of orange cover to Houston Tex., Fine and scarce

E. 100-150
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5476
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5476, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Caldwell Tex. Mar. 10, Caldwell Tex. Mar. 10Caldwell Tex. Mar. 10. Mostly bold circular datestamp in same brown ink as ms. "Paid 10" at right on 1863 folded letter to Velasco, Very Fine, ex Camina

E. 200-300
130
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5477
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5477, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Carthage Tex, Carthage TexCarthage Tex. Dateless town handstamp with ms. "Paid 10" on 1863 folded letter to Nacogdoches Tex., faint vertical file fold, Fine and scarce

E. 150-200
120
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5478
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5478, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Chapel Hill Tex. Jul. 29, Chapel Hill Tex. Jul. 29Chapel Hill Tex. Jul. 29. Circular datestamp with mostly bold strike of negative "5" in outlined circle on cover to Orizaba, small toned spot, Fine, rare fancy rate handstamp, ex Camina

E. 150-200
75
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5479
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5479, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Chapel Hill Tex. Feb. 2, Chapel Hill Tex. Feb. 2Chapel Hill Tex. Feb. 2. Neat circular datestamp with "Paid" and "10" in circle handstamps on homemade cover to Shrevesport La., Fine and scarce, ex Kohn

E. 150-200
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5480
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5480, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Clinton Tex. Apr. 5, Clinton Tex. Apr. 5Clinton Tex. Apr. 5. Clear circular datestamp with matching "Paid 10" in circle, on small brown cover to Goliad Tex., rare and Very Fine, choice example, ex Camina

E. 300-400
300
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5481
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5481, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Columbia Tex. Jan. 3, Columbia Tex. Jan. 3Columbia Tex. Jan. 3. Circular datestamp with "5" handstamp re-rated with "10" on orange cover to Pleasant Hill Ala., matching "Paid" handstamp, Very Fine, a choice and unique usage, ex Haas and Camina -- the 5 rate is unlisted in Dietz and ASCC Vol. III

E. 150-200
75
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5482
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5482, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Columbus Tex. Jul. 27, Columbus Tex. Jul. 27Columbus Tex. Jul. 27. Neat strike of double-circle datestamp with "Paid" in oval and "10" handstamps on orange cover to Covington Tenn., 1861 docketing at left, some slight edgewear and light vertical file fold clear of markings, Very Fine strikes

E. 150-200
75
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5483
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5483, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Comfort Texs. Mar. 30[ms.] 1863, Comfort Texs. Mar. 30[ms.] 1863Comfort Texs. Mar. 30[ms.] 1863. Bold circular datestamp with "Paid 10" handstamp on folded letter to Directors of the San Antonio Mutual Aid Association, conveys teamsters' acceptance of the directors' offer except for one pretenting he "could not leave his family unprotected against Indian depredations", Extremely Fine, ex Emerson and Everett

E. 500-750
800
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5484
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5484, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Corpus Christi Tex. Aug. 10, Corpus Christi Tex. Aug. 10Corpus Christi Tex. Aug. 10. Neat strike of circular datestamp with "Paid" in oval handstamp and ms. "10" on yellow cover to Brownsville Tex., with 1863 enclosure, small lightened stain, Very Fine strikes

E. 400-500
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5485
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5485, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Corsicana Tex. Nov. 21, Corsicana Tex. Nov. 21Corsicana Tex. Nov. 21. 36mm dotted circle datestamp on 1863 folded letter to Hempstead Tx., ms. "Paid 10" in top right corner, Fine, scarce, ex Camina

E. 300-400
170
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5486
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5486, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Courtney Tex. Feb. 24, Courtney Tex. Feb. 24Courtney Tex. Feb. 24. Circular datestamp with day and "Paid" in ms. on unrated 1863 folded letter to Washington Tex., some splitting along folds and overall toning, Fine, scarce town marking

E. 200-300
100
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5487
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5487, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Crockett Texas Apr. 23, Crockett Texas Apr. 23Crockett Texas Apr. 23. Circular datestamp and matching "Paid" and "5" on 1862 folded letter headed San Pedro, Fine and rare, ex Camina

E. 150-200
85
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5488
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5488, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Daingerfield Tex. June 13 (1862), Daingerfield Tex. June 13 (1862)Daingerfield Tex. June 13 (1862). Circular datestamp with "Paid" in oval and "5" in circle handstamps on orange cover to Carroll Hoy & Co. in New Orleans La., usual small filing pinholes, Fine and rare, only two are known, listed only in ASCC Vol. III, ex Camina

E. 150-200
80
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5489
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5489, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)El Paso Tex. Nov. 19, El Paso Tex. Nov. 19El Paso Tex. Nov. 19. Much clearer strike than usually found with "Paid" handstamp on unrated cover to San Antonio Tex., Very Fine, reportedly only two covers are known with this "Paid" marking from El Paso (the westernmost Confederate post office to use a handstamped Paid)

E. 400-500
350
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5490
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5490, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Eutaw Tex. Jul. 19, Eutaw Tex. Jul. 19Eutaw Tex. Jul. 19. Circular datestamp struck twice with "Paid" in oval handstamp and ms. "20" on large court house cover to Livingston Ala., some normal wear, Fine, probably a unique usage, unlisted in Dietz or ASCC Vol. III, ex Camina

E. 100-150
105
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5491
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5491, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Fairfield Tex, Fairfield TexFairfield Tex. Dateless circle with matching "10" in circle and "Paid" on small turned cover to Chatfield Tex., inside hand-carried to Centerville Tex., slightly reduced at right, Fine and rare, ex Camina

E. 100-150
55
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5492
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5492, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Fredericksburg Tex. Aug. 25 (1861), Fredericksburg Tex. Aug. 25 (1861)Fredericksburg Tex. Aug. 25 (1861). Neat circular datestamp with "Paid" and "5" handstamps on yellow cover to San Antonio Tex., fresh and Very Fine

E. 400-500
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5493
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5493, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Galveston Tex. Apr. 4, Galveston Tex. Apr. 4Galveston Tex. Apr. 4. Double-circle datestamp with "Paid" and "10" on adversity cover made from shipping form, to Anderson Tex., opened for display and with tiny illust. of ship at bottom left, minor soiling, Fine, ex Camina

E. 150-200
200
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5494
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5494, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Goliad Tex, Goliad TexGoliad Tex. Rimless postmark without date on cover with red "5" in circle (due?), original enclosure dated June 18, 1861, cover with waterstain at bottom, otherwise Fine and attractive, ex Camina

E. 400-500
250
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5495
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5495, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Greenville Tex. Aug. 7, Greenville Tex. Aug. 7Greenville Tex. Aug. 7. Circular datestamp and matching "Paid" on embossed lady's envelope with bird & floral design, to Jefferson, Tex., Very Fine, the listing example in Dietz, ex Camina

E. 200-300
130
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5496
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5496, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Hallettsville Tex. May 25, Hallettsville Tex. May 25Hallettsville Tex. May 25. Circular datestamp (struck a bit off cover) and matching "Paid" in circle, on orange cover to Saltington Tex., Fine, ex Camina

E. 150-200
80
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5497
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5497, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Hempstead Tex. Sep. 14, Hempstead Tex. Sep. 14Hempstead Tex. Sep. 14. Large balloon-style circular datestamp with blue "Paid 5" handstamp on light blue 1861 folded letter to Houston Tx., faint age stains and bleaching, markings clear and Fine, Everett recorded just one example of the Type I 5c rate in blue, ex Emerson and Everett

E. 400-500
210
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5498
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5498, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Hempstead Tex. Feb. 8, Hempstead Tex. Feb. 8Hempstead Tex. Feb. 8. Rimless datestamp struck in blue with matching "Paid 5" in circle with second faint strike at right on cover to Fairfield Tex., slightly reduced at top and repaired, almost Fine, scarce

E. 150-200
0
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5499
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5499, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Hempstead Tex. Jul. 5, Hempstead Tex. Jul. 5Hempstead Tex. Jul. 5. Neat circular datestamp in blue with matching "Paid 10" handstamp on 1862 folded letter to Houston Tex., vertical file fold well clear of markings, Fine, early 10c rate usage, which became effecteive on July 1, 1862

E. 200-300
135
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5500
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5500, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Henderson Texas Nov. 14, Henderson Texas Nov. 14Henderson Texas Nov. 14. Circular datestamp with "Paid" handstamp on unrated folded cover to Nacagdoches Tex., light vertical file fold clear of markings, Fine

E. 150-200
90
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5501
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5501, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Hollandale Tex. Mar. 6, Hollandale Tex. Mar. 6Hollandale Tex. Mar. 6. Mostly clear circular datestamp with framed "Paid" and "5" handstamp on cover to a Col. Browning, Chappel Hill, Very Fine, believed to be the only known example with the rate handstamp, ex Camina

E. 150-200
80
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5502
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5502, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Huntsville Tex. Aug. 17, Huntsville Tex. Aug. 17Huntsville Tex. Aug. 17. Bold circular datestamp struck partly off cover with date in ms. and "Paid" and "5" handstamps on blue folded cover to Nacagdoches Tex., Very Fine, this is the only example of the 5c handstamped Paid recorded by Everett

E. 150-200
95
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5503
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5503, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Huntsville Tex. May 23, Huntsville Tex. May 23Huntsville Tex. May 23. Circular datestamp with "Paid" and "10" handstamps on cover to Cotton Gin P.O. Tex., slightly reduced at top and missing top flap, Fine and rare, only two examples of the 10c handstamped Paid are recorded by Everett

E. 200-300
0
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5504
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5504, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Independance[sic] Tex. Sep. 17, Independance[sic] Tex. Sep. 17Independance[sic] Tex. Sep. 17. Circular datestamp with "Paid" and "10" handstamps on folded cover to Velasco Tex., Fine and rare, ex Camina

E. 200-300
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5505
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5505, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Jasper Tex. Dec. 27, Jasper Tex. Dec. 27Jasper Tex. Dec. 27. Circular datestamp with "Paid 5 cts" handstamp with denomination in ms. on yellow cover to P.O. agent at Orange Tex., Fine and rare, only a very few are known

E. 300-400
150
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5506
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5506, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Jasper Tex. Oct. 21, Jasper Tex. Oct. 21Jasper Tex. Oct. 21. Neat circular datestamp with partial "Paid 10" with rate mostly completed in ms. by Jasper office, on 1864 folded letter to James Starr, contents read (in part): "When I heard of your appointment as agent of the post office for the Trans Mississippi I was gratified for the country sake but not for your own." ms. box charge at top, Very Fine, this Paid handstamp is the 15mm san-serif style Dietz Ty. II var. rather than the 13mm Ty. IV it has been previously described as, unlisted in Dietz, ex Camina

E. 400-500
260
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5507
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5507, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Jefferson Tex. Dec. 3, Jefferson Tex. Dec. 3Jefferson Tex. Dec. 3. Bold circular datestamp with "Paid" handstamp and blue crayon "10" on cover to Carroll Hoy & Co. in New Orleans La., embossed merchant's seal struck in reverse, usual small filing pinholes, Very Fine, ex Kohn

E. 300-400
0
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5508
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5508, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)La Grange Tex. Jun. 11, La Grange Tex. Jun. 11La Grange Tex. Jun. 11. Circular datestamp with "Paid X" handstamp on cover to Cooksville Miss., ms. box charge no. and "in haste", small tear at top and few toned spots, otherwise Fine

E. 200-300
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5509
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5509, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)La Grange Tex. Nov. 2, 1861, La Grange Tex. Nov. 2, 1861La Grange Tex. Nov. 2, 1861. Circular datestamp with "Paid X" handstamp on cover to Cooksville MIss., few light toned spots, Very Fine strike of the rate marking

E. 200-300
150
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5510
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5510, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Larissa Tex. Feb. 2, Larissa Tex. Feb. 2Larissa Tex. Feb. 2. Circular datestamp in homemade brown ink, ms. "Paid 10" and "OB" on 1864 folded letter from one lieutenant to another at Nacogdoches Tex., contents re volunteers, Fine and rare, the listing example in Dietz, ex Camina

E. 150-200
150
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5511
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5511, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Marshall Tex. Aug. 5, Marshall Tex. Aug. 5Marshall Tex. Aug. 5. Neat circular datestamp with "Paid" and "10" handstamps on orange cover to Louisburg N.C., some edgewear, Very Fine strikes

E. 100-150
85
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5512
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5512, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)McKinney Texas. Feb. 22, McKinney Texas. Feb. 22McKinney Texas. Feb. 22. Circular datestamp with date completed in ms., matching ms. "Paid 10" on legal-size cover to Bonham Tex., 1862 docketing, slightly reduced and some wear incl. light horizontal file fold at top, Very Fine, this town is unlisted in Dietz

E. 200-300
100
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5513
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5513, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Marshall Tex. Jan. 2, 1863, Marshall Tex. Jan. 2, 1863Marshall Tex. Jan. 2, 1863. Double-circle datestamp with bold matching "Paid 10 Cents" woodcut handstamp on folded letter to Lt. Perry of Col. Randall's Reg., Little Rock, Ark., bit soiled, tiny erosion spot at center, still Very Fine, a choice strike of this rare marking which is known on envelopes prepared in advance and sold at the Marshall post office, ex Camina, with 1994 C.S.A. certificate

E. 750-1,000
425
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5514
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5514, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Marshall Tex. Mar. 27, 1863, Marshall Tex. Mar. 27, 1863Marshall Tex. Mar. 27, 1863. Double-circle datestamp with bold matching "Paid 10 Cents" woodcut handstamp on folded letter to Lt. Perry of Col. Randall's Reg., Little Rock, Ark., some edgewear, still Very Fine, a choice strike of this rare marking which is known on envelopes prepared in advance and sold at the Marshall post office, with 2000 C.S.A. certificate

E. 750-1,000
525
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5515
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5515, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Melrose Tex. Jul. 13, Melrose Tex. Jul. 13Melrose Tex. Jul. 13. Bold circular datestamp with "3" of date and "Paid 5c" in ms. on blue 1861 folded letter to Dr. James H. Starr (later Trans-Mississippi Dept. agent) at Nacogdoches Tex., light vertical file fold clear of markings, Very Fine and choice, ex Kohn and Hill

E. 300-400
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5516
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5516, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Millican Paid, Millican PaidMillican Paid. Unusual brown rimless handstamp on unrated turned cover to San Antonio Tex., ms. "Paid", inside bears 5c Blue, Stone 2 (4b) margins to in and ancalled by ms. "X" to Millican Tex., no origin indicated, some slight splitting along flap at left, otherwise Very Fine, rare and unusual usage

E. 400-500
260
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5517
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5517, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Montgomery Tex. Dec. 3, Montgomery Tex. Dec. 3Montgomery Tex. Dec. 3. Circular datestamp with bold "10" in circle woodcut handstamp on 1861 orange cover to Richmond Va., with original enclosure from sister to her brother, slightly reduced at left, Fine, probably sent Paid but not marked as such

E. 200-300
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5518
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5518, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Moscow Tex. Jun, Moscow Tex. JunMoscow Tex. Jun. Circular datestamp with matching "Paid" handstamp and pencil "June 24" on unrated orange cover to New Orleans La., minor soiling and bit reduced at right, Fine, ex Camina

E. 100-150
50
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5519
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5519, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Mount Enterprise Tex. May 28, Mount Enterprise Tex. May 28Mount Enterprise Tex. May 28. Clear circular datestamp with matching "Paid" and "10" in circle handstamps on 1864 folded letter to Dr. James H. Starr as Confederate State Receiver in Nacogdoches Tex., Very Fine, rare as only three examples are known, ex Kohn and Camina

E. 150-200
325
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5520
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5520, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Mt. Pleasant Tex., Mt. Pleasant Tex.Mt. Pleasant Tex.. Bold circular datestamp with day in ms., neat "Paid" handstamp with two strikes of "5" in circle for 10c rate to New Orleans La., slightly reduced at top and missing part of top flap, Very Fine and rare, the listing example in Dietz, ex Matz and Camina

E. 200-300
100
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5521
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5521, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Mt. Pleasant Tex. June 4, Mt. Pleasant Tex. June 4Mt. Pleasant Tex. June 4. Mostly legible circular datestamp with day in ms., four strikes of "5" in circle handstamp on orange cover to New Orleans La., slightly reduced at left and top and missing part of top flap, Fine and rare, the listing copy in Dietz and possibly unique, ex Matz and Camina

E. 300-400
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5522
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5522, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Nacogdoches Tex. Nov. 12, 1861, Nacogdoches Tex. Nov. 12, 1861Nacogdoches Tex. Nov. 12, 1861. Circular datestamp with "2" and yeardate inverted, neat "Paid" and "5" handstamps on cover to Rusk P.O. Tex., with original enclosure, edge tear at top and some soiling affects circular datestamp, otherwise Very Fine, ex Camina

E. 100-150
105
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5523
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5523, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)New Braunfels Tex. Oct. 4, New Braunfels Tex. Oct. 4New Braunfels Tex. Oct. 4. Circular datestamp with boxed "Paid" and "10" handstamps on folded letter datelined "Guadalupe Oct. 1st 1863", bit toned, otherwise Fine, apparently carried across the border from Mexico, ex Camina

E. 200-300
130
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5524
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5524, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)New Danville Tex. Jul. 26, New Danville Tex. Jul. 26New Danville Tex. Jul. 26. Well-struck circular datestamp with ms. "Paid 5cts" on cover to New Orleans La., barely reduced at top and missing top flap, otherwise Very Fine, this is the listing copy in Dietz, ex Camina

E. 200-300
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5525
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5525, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Orange Texas Dec. 9, Orange Texas Dec. 9Orange Texas Dec. 9. Bold circular datestamp with "Paid 10" handstamp on yellow cover to Houston Tex., with 1862 enclosure, slightly reduced at left, Very Fine

E. 200-300
210
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5526, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Owensville Tex. Sep. 7, Owensville Tex. Sep. 7Owensville Tex. Sep. 7. Clear circular datestamp with matching "Paid" handstamp and pencil "Paid 5" on yellow cover to Laverne Tenn., Fine and rare, ex Camina

E. 200-300
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5527
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5527, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Paris Texas Aug. 31, Paris Texas Aug. 31Paris Texas Aug. 31. Circular datestamp with "Paid 10" handstamp on unused 3c Red Star Die entire which has been turned, to Unionville Tex., opened for display, Fine and rare, ex Camina

E. 200-300
110
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5528
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5528, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Paris Texas. Jun. 15, Paris Texas. Jun. 15Paris Texas. Jun. 15. Neat circular datestamp with "Paid" and "10" in circle handstamps on cover to Carroll Hoy & Co. in New Orleans La., usual small filing pinholes, back with repaired tear, Very Fine and choice, signed Bartels

E. 200-300
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5529
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5529, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Port Lavaca Tex. Sep. 30, 1861, Port Lavaca Tex. Sep. 30, 1861Port Lavaca Tex. Sep. 30, 1861. Two strikes of circular datestamp with "Paid" and "5" handstamps on blue folded cover to Sutherland Springs Tex., Very Fine and choice

E. 300-400
240
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5530
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5530, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Port Lavaca Tex. Feb. 18, 186?, Port Lavaca Tex. Feb. 18, 186?Port Lavaca Tex. Feb. 18, 186?. Neat circular datestamp with "Paid" and "10" handstamp with rate obliterated by grid on orange legal-size cover to Victoria Tex., re-rated to "20" in pen, 1862 docketing, slightly reduced at left, Very Fine, unusual usage, with 1992 C.S.A. certificate

E. 200-300
190
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5531
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5531, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Round Top Tex. Aug. 17, Round Top Tex. Aug. 17Round Top Tex. Aug. 17. Neat circular datestamp with "Paid" in oval handstamp and ms. "5c" and box charge no. on 1861 folded letter to Houston Tex., few expertly backed erosions, Very Fine strikes

E. 150-200
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5532
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5532, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Round Top Tex. Oct. 28, Round Top Tex. Oct. 28Round Top Tex. Oct. 28. Well-struck circular datestamp with "Paid" in octagon and ms. "10" rating on 1862 folded letter to New Braunfels Tex., slight wear at bottom, Very Fine and choice

E. 200-300
180
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5533
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5533, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Rusk Texas Mar. 17, Rusk Texas Mar. 17Rusk Texas Mar. 17. Bold circular datestamp with "Paid 5" handstamp on folded cover to Houston Tex., 1862 docketing, clumsy scotch tape repair at top, Very Fine strikes

E. 150-200
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5534
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5534, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)San Antonio Tex. Mar. 22, San Antonio Tex. Mar. 22San Antonio Tex. Mar. 22. Circular datestamp with "Paid 10" handstamp on orange cover to Brenham Tex., with 1865 original enclosure, Fine

E. 150-200
105
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5535, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)San Augustine Tex. May 21, San Augustine Tex. May 21San Augustine Tex. May 21. Circular datestamp in red with matching "Paid" and "5" handstamps on orange cover to Fairfield Tex., 1862 docketing on back, reduced at left affecting circular datestamp, otherwise Fine

E. 100-150
50
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5536
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5536, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Seguin * Texas *, Seguin * Texas *Seguin * Texas *. Dateless circle with "Paid" handstamp and ms. "10" on cover to Louisburg N.C., 1862 docketing at left, some slight wear, Fine, ex Camina

E. 100-150
50
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5537
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5537, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Sherman Tex. Oct. 30, Sherman Tex. Oct. 30Sherman Tex. Oct. 30. Circular datestamp with "Paid" and "10" handstamps on cover to "Eagle Town C.W." (Choctaw Nation), ms. "Official Business" and "Capt. A.G. Mayers, O.C.S. C.S. Army" at top, some slight wear, Fine and rare usage

E. 200-300
325
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5538, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Springfield Tex. Mar. 13, Springfield Tex. Mar. 13Springfield Tex. Mar. 13. Clear circular datestamp with matching "Paid" and crude "5" handstamps on 1862 folded letter to Austin Tex., aging along file fold (tiny paper loss), otherwise Fine, rare, ex Camina

E. 100-150
50
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5539
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5539, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Starrville Tex. Nov. 12, Starrville Tex. Nov. 12Starrville Tex. Nov. 12. Clear circular datestamp with matching "Paid" handstamp and ms. "5" rate on yellow cover to Austin Tex., original 1861 enclosure, cover bit reduced at right, Fine, the only known example, ex Camina

E. 150-200
115
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5540
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5540, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Sumpter Tex. May 16, Sumpter Tex. May 16Sumpter Tex. May 16. Bold circular datestamp with "Paid" and large "5" handstamps on blue 1862 folded letter to Austin Tex., docketed at left, Fine and rare, only three are known, ex Camina

E. 200-300
100
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5541
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5541, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Texana Tex. Sep. 29, Texana Tex. Sep. 29Texana Tex. Sep. 29. Circular datestamp with "Paid" and faint strike of rate handstamp on turned cover made from enameled paper to assistant surgeon at military address at Little Rock Ark., inside bears 10c Blue, Die A (11) cancelled by pen with matching "Stonewall June 30" ms. pmk. to Chappell Hill Tex., Fine and choice usage, with 1992 C.S.A. certificate

E. 150-200
120
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5542, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Travis Texas Nov. 2, 1863, Travis Texas Nov. 2, 1863Travis Texas Nov. 2, 1863. Neat circular datestamp with "Paid 10" handstamp on 1863 folded letter to Houston Tex., some splitting along folds clumsily repaired, light file folds, otherwise Fine, this is the only recorded handstamped Paid from Travis Tex.

E. 150-200
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5543, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Tyler Tex. Dec. 7, Tyler Tex. Dec. 7Tyler Tex. Dec. 7. Bold circular datestamp with matching "Paid" handstamp and ms. "10" on orange cover to Jefferson Tex., minor wear, Very Fine strikes, ex Camina

E. 150-200
80
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5544
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5544, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Velasco Tex. May, Velasco Tex. MayVelasco Tex. May. Circular datestamp with "Paid 10" in circle on blue cover to Huntsville Tex., minor edgewear, Fine

E. 100-150
50
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5545
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5545, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Victoria Tex, Victoria TexVictoria Tex. Circular datestamp struck in red with matching "Paid" and "5" handstamps on blue 1861 folded letter to Petersburgh Tex., Fine and scarce, ex Camina

E. 100-150
80
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5546
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5546, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Victoria Tex. Aug. 9, Victoria Tex. Aug. 9Victoria Tex. Aug. 9. Bold circular datestamp with "Paid" handstamp on unrated yellow cover to Columbia Tex., Very Fine, rare, ex Camina

E. 100-150
110
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5547
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5547, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Waco Village Tex. ??, 1863, Waco Village Tex. ??, 1863Waco Village Tex. ??, 1863. Circular datestamp with bold "Paid 10" handstamp on orange cover to Corsicanna Tex., barely reduced at right, Fine

E. 200-300
280
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5548, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Washington Tex. Jun. 14, Washington Tex. Jun. 14Washington Tex. Jun. 14. Circular datestamp with "Paid" and "10" handstamps on orange cover to Stewarts Ferry Tenn., with 1861 enclosure, barely reduced at left, fresh and Very Fine

E. 200-300
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5549, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Waverly Tex. Mar. 10, Waverly Tex. Mar. 10Waverly Tex. Mar. 10. Bold circular datestamp with "Paid" in oval handstamp on unrated orange cover to Prairie Bluff Ala., neat "Camden Ala. Mar. 23" circular datestamp possibly applied as a transit or receiving marking, Very Fine, an unusual usage, ex Camina

E. 200-300
100
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5550
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5550, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Waxahachie Tex. Jun. 12, Waxahachie Tex. Jun. 12Waxahachie Tex. Jun. 12. Neat circular datestamp with "Paid" and "5" in circle handstamps on orange cover to Prospect P.O. Tex., slightly reduced at sides, Very Fine, rare

E. 200-300
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5551, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Wharton Tex. Mar. 6, Wharton Tex. Mar. 6Wharton Tex. Mar. 6. Clear circular datestamp with "Paid" handstamp and "10" in circle on amber cover to Eatonton Ga., small edge flaws and reduced at left, still Fine, unlisted in Dietz or ASCC, possibly unique, ex Camina

E. 200-300
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Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5552, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Texas)Wheelock Texas June 30, Wheelock Texas June 30Wheelock Texas June 30. Bold circular datestamp with date in ms. and ms. "Paid" on blue 1864 folded letter to Houston Tex., Very Fine and choice, ex Haas

E. 300-400
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