Lot 4359(Atlantic & St. Lawrence and Androscoggin & Kennebec Railroads) AC. & ST. L. & AN. & KK. R.R., route agent cds with manuscript "Paid" endorsement and matching "X" cancel tying defective 3¢ dull red (11A) on orange cover to Paris, Me., still Very Fine.
Towle No. 4-D-1 Estimate $150 - 200.
Cover put onto Route 97 and carried to Paris located 47 miles north of Portland.
Lot 4360(Atlantic & St. Lawrence and Androscoggin & Kennebec RailRoads) A & St. L. & A. & Kenbk. R.R., Jan 11, blue route agent cds ties 3¢ dull red (11A), large to huge margins except just touching frameline at bottom right, on blue folded letter datelined "Lewiston Jany 11 1853" to Newburyport Mass.; couple of light cover stains, F.-V.F. and scarce, Rarity VI.
Towle No. 4-C-1 Estimate $100 - 150.
Put onto Route 91 south from Lewiston Me. via Danville Junction. The car then continued on Route 97 to Portland, then transferred to the Portland to Boston railroad.
Lot 4361(Atlantic & St. Lawrence and Androscoggin & Kennebec Railroads) A. & St L. & A. & Kenbk. R.R., Aug 17, red route agent cds with matching "5" rate handstamp on 1849 folded cover from Winthrop Mass. to Lewiston Me.
Towle No. 4-C-1 Estimate $100 - 150.
Pencil notation on flap "From Winthrop 1849" put onto Route 91 and carried 19 miles south to Lewiston.
Lot 4362(Atlantic & St. Lawrence Railroad) Atlantic & St. Lawrence R.R. Jul 28, clear route agent cds with manuscript day ties 3¢ dull red (11), margins to just in, on 1856 yellow cover with original enclosure from Portland Me. to Buckfield Me.; flap torn from opening, Very Fine and attractive, Rarity VII.
Towle No. 9-B-1 Estimate $200 - 300.
Lot 4363(Boston & Albany Railroad) Boston & Albany R.R., Apr. 23, red route agent cds with matching "Paid" and fancy criss-cross circular grid cancels 10¢ black (2), large margins to just shaving left frameline, on blue folded cover to Detroit Michigan, F.-V.F.
Towle No. 53-B-1 Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Cover carried on Routes 605 and 476 to Albany for Detroit via Buffalo and Cleveland. Addressed to John W. Brook, Superintendent Engineer of the Michigan Central Railroad.
Lot 4364(Boston & Albany Railroad) Boston & Albany R.R., Sep 4, red route agent cds and matching criss-cross strikes of red "Paid" handstamps cancel 5¢ red brown (1), margins to just in at top, on blue 1848 folded letter datelined "Boston, Sept. 3. 1848" to future President Millard Fillmore at Albany N.Y.; vertical file folds do not affect stamp, stamp with tiny tear at bottom, Fine; with 2013 R.P.S.L. certificate.
Towle No. 53-B-1 Estimate $200 - 300.
Carried from Boston through to Albany on Routes 605 & 476. Addressed to Millard Fillmore when Comptroller for the State of New York. President of the United States 1850 to 1853.
Lot 4365(Boston & Albany Railroad) RAIL ROAD CAR, red route agent straightline handstamp with manuscript "12½" rating at top right on 1842 folded letter datelined "Springfield Sep 20, 1842" to Palmer, Mass., three vert file folds, Very Fine and a scarce railroad marking, Rarity V.
Towle No. 53-A-1 var Estimate $200 - 300.
Lot 4366(Boston & Albany Railroad) Rail Road Car, straightline route agent handstamp on 1856 folded cover to Salem Mass. bearing 3¢ dull red (11) tied by large "Paid" grid cancel and red "Boston Ms., Feb 16", 1856 inside docketing; file folds affect 3¢ F.-V.F., Rarity VII, ex-Wagshal.
Towle No. 53-A-1 Estimate $150 - 200.
Carried east to Boston on the Albany to Boston route with Route Agent applying the "RAIL ROAD CAR" handstamp. Stamp cancelled at Boston post office before routing to Salem.
Lot 4367(Boston & Fitchburg Railroad) Boston & Fitchburg R.R., Sep 15, route agent cds ties 3¢ dull red (11A) left sheet margin single, large margins to just touched, on buff cover to Hingham Mass., Very Fine and attractive, Rarity V.
Towle No. 41-B-1 Estimate $200 - 300.
Lot 4368(Boston & Maine Railroad) Boston & Maine R.R., 4 May, blue route agent cds and matching unusual tiny fancy grid cancels 5¢ red brown (1), almost four full margins, small natural pre-printing paper fold at top right, on blue folded letter datelined "Great Falls May 4, 1849" to Franklin N.H., F.-V.F., Rarity V.
Towle No. 50-A-3 Estimate $300 - 400.
Cover put onto Route 402 and carried 20 miles south to Newmarket. Transferred to the Portsmouth & Concord R.R. for Franklin.