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

Sale Date — Tuesday, 27 June, 2000

Category — Local Posts (Hackney & Bolte toHumboldt)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1785
c
Sale 825, Lot 1785, Local Posts (Hackney & Bolte toHumboldt)Handford's Pony Express. Spelling error and reversed "S" in name, lightly-inked strike in red on Aug. 29, 1846 folded letter to local street address, Fine and extremely rare -- only three or four examples of the "Handford's" marking are reported -- ex Chapman

E. 200-300
250