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Sale 92: The Summer Sale

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Lots 2377-2386 Lots 2387-2396 Lots 2397-2406 Lots 2407-2410

Lot 2377    

Confederacy, 1861, 5¢ green, clear to large margins, slight gum toning, tied by indistinct cds on cover with 11-Star Flag patriotic with imprint and verse (F11-16, verse 30, imprint 31), to Winchester, Va., with original enclosure dateline "Camp Longstreet, Oct 2nd, 1861" with interesting content from soldier in the front line…"The Yankees had & now have possession of Annandale and Falls Church & of course Mason's and Munson's hill.", Very Fine; with 2018 P.F. certificate.
Scott No. 1    Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.

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Current Opening Bid: $625

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Lot 2378    

Confederacy, 1861, 5¢ green, full to huge margins, tied by neat "Charleston S.C., Dec 21, 1861" cds on blue folded letter to Adams Run S.C., business content of business nature mentioning the blockade and runners, "The fleet at No. Edisto has blocked the inland navigation south, for the present; but we hope the coasters will be able to get home by x-mas, tho there is no telling" and "P.S. Genl. Ripley returned last evening from No. Edisto. We got a permit for Jimmy to return…", Very Fine, this letter portrays an excellent picture of the situation presented to Charleston businessmen by the Union blockade.
Scott No. 1    Estimate $200 - 300.

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Current Opening Bid: $90

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Lot 2379    

Confederacy, 1861, 5¢ green, Stone 2, margins to in at top, light gum toning, tied by "Gordonsville, Va, Apr 20" cds on small lady's cover to Henderson N.C. for single rate under 500 miles, endorsed "Care Dr. T. G. Ward"; partial flap, F.-V.F.; signed Kimbrough.
Scott No. 1    Estimate $150 - 200.

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Current Opening Bid: $70

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Lot 2380    

Confederacy, 1861, 10¢ blue, large margins on crisp paper, tied by "Staunton Va., Jul 13" cds on orange cover to Richard Parker, Winchester, Va.; reduced at left with tiny nick, otherwise Very Fine.
Scott No. 2    Estimate $200 - 300.

Richard Parker (1810-1893) was a 19th century politician, Lawyer and Judge from Virginia. During his capacity as Judge of the 13th Judicial Circuit of Virginia from 1851 to 1869, he pronounced the death sentence for abolitionist John Brown, who was captured at Harpers Ferry after his unsuccessful attempt to raise an insurrection in 1859.

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Lot 2381    

Confederacy, 1861, 10¢ blue, full to mostly huge margins, strong color, tied by blue "Greenwood S.C., Sep 10, 1862" cds on blue cover to Bachmanville S.c., Very Fine and choice.
Scott No. 2    Estimate $200 - 300.

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Current Opening Bid: $90

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Lot 2382    

Confederacy, 1861, 10¢ light blue, Paterson Stone Y, faulty, tied by fancy Cross Roads cancel (AC-09), matching "Mount Crawford Va., Dec 25" cds on circa 1862 brown cover to Leatherwood Va.; top flap missing, Fine and rare, One of only Five Recorded examples of this Fancy Cancel, ex-Wiseman.
Scott No. 2a    Estimate $200 - 300.

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Current Opening Bid: $90

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Lot 2383    

Confederacy, 1861, 10¢ light milky blue, Stone Y, clear to large margins, light diagonal crease, tied by neat "Charleston, S.C., Nov 13" cds on cover to Newberry, S.C., Very Fine appearance.
Scott No. 2e    Estimate $150 - 200.

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Current Opening Bid: $70

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Lot 2384 ()   

Confederacy, 1862, 5¢ blue, Stone 2, spur on top left scroll, top left stamp in a block of 8, without gum, clear to large margins, bright color, couple small scuffs in lower right stamp, otherwise Very Fine.
Scott No. 4    $2,600 for blocks of four.

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Current Opening Bid: $290

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Lot 2385    

Confederacy, 1862, 5¢ blue, Stone 2, position 9, four margins, cancelled by partial Tuscaloosa Star fancy cancel, matching partial "Tuscaloose, Cal., Jun 11" cds on all-over University of Alabama college cover (AL-07b) to Doctor S.P. Smith at Prattville Ala.; partial flap, Very Fine and attractive use, ex-Tate.
Scott No. 4    Estimate $500 - 750.

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Current Opening Bid: $240

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Lot 2386 ()   

Confederacy, 1862, 5¢ blue, Stone 2, three pairs, strong color, middle pos. 5-6 and right pos. 8-9, each tied by strikes of "Mobile Ala., Jul 26, 1862" cds on orange cover front to Montgomery Ala. at triple rate for 1-1½ ounces, faults including right edge repaired and one 5¢ scuffed, Fine and rare large 5¢ franking for the triple-rate.
Scott No. 4    Estimate $500 - 750.

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Current Opening Bid: $240

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