Lot 2064North South Shaking Hands (Positive) of Worcester, Mass., complete strike on 1875, 1¢ black on buff postal card (UX5) with "Worcester, Mass., 7 05 81" cds to Hampton Falls, N.H., with receiving postmark, Extremely Fine and choice.
Scott No. UX5 Estimate $500 - 750.
A LOVELY EXAMPLE OF THIS FANCY CANCEL, WHICH IS FAR RARER THEN THE NEGATIVE IMPRESSION OF THIS MARKING.
Lot 2065Pittsburgh, Pa. "Shield with Fancy Stars and Stripes" Machine Cancel, full bold strike with matching boxed date stamp on 1870 3¢ green Postal Entire with printed corner card, addressed to Orrville, Ohio, cover missing most of backflap, Extremely Fine.
Scott No. U82 Estimate $500 - 750.
A CHOICE STRIKE OF THIS RARE EARLY FANCY MACHINE POSTMARK.
Lot 2066"Pumpkin" fancy cancel, full bold strike of pictorial fancy handstamp duplexed with "Waterbury, Ct. Jul 5" cds tying 1869, 3¢ ultramarine on cover to Abington, Ct.; cover slight reduced at right and stamp with slight corner clip at top right, both not mention on cert., a Very Fine and choice strike, rarity RR - less than 16 examples known; with 1986 P.F. certificate. Scott No. 114.
Rohloff No. G-2 Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Lot 2067Three Leaf Clover of Chicago, Ill., complete sharp strike in blue with matching "Chicago Ill., May 4" cds on 1¢ Liberty postal card (UX3) to West Medway, Mass., forwarded to Bedford, 1874 message; couple trivial card flaws of little to no significance, an Extremely Fine strike; with 2022 P.S.E. certificate.
Berg No. CL-1 Estimate $500 - 750.
A CHOICE STRIKE OF THIS SCARCE CHICAGO BLUE FANCY CANCEL.
Lot 2068U. States Exchange Marking, bold strike of straightline tied 10¢ green (35) on cover to Montreal, Canada East, "Island Pond Vt. Mar 12" cds, Montreal arrival backstamp, Very Fine and scarce exchange office handstamp used as cancel, ex-V.G. Greene; with 2013 P.F. certificate.
Skinner-Eno No. PM unlisted Estimate $300 - 400.