18 - 19 July 2001
cover 1868 (17 Aug.) yellow envelope to New Hampshire bearing 1864-79 1d. Pl. 111 severed strip of three and 1865-73 4d. Pl. 9 pair (one damaged), all cancelled "A26", the 1d. additionally tied by despatch c.d.s. and the 4d. pair tied by red London Paid transit d.s., the envelope also shows "3/CENTS" accountancy h.s. A scarce rate. Photo
G.A. Osborn, 1991
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