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This is a net price sale of the James P. Myerson collection of 1861-1868 Issue postal history. It is a joint offering by Richard Frajola and Suburban Stamp Incorporated. All items are offered subject unsold. 
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Usage To Shanghai, China, 5c buff (#67) tied in combination with 10c green, type I (#62B) and 30c orange (#71) to Heard correspondence tissue paper cover by "Salem Mass Oct 1 1861" postmarks, red "Boston Br. Pkt 40" credit datestamp of "Oct 2" for 45c rate, carried by Cunard Line steamer Europa, London Paid transit, black "Hong Kong C De 13 61" backstamp, ex Gibson, a handsome combination


Carrier Usage To Germany, 1c blue (#63) paying to the mails carrier fee tied together with 5c yellow brown (#67a) and 10c green (#68) to cover to Dusseldorf, Germany by red New York Foreign Mails grid cancels, 15c Hamburg Mails rate, red New York "Paid 10" exchange datestamp of February 22, black "Franco" handstamp, oval "Hamburg 16/3 62" transit backstamp and double circle datestamp, Philatelic Foundation certificate, minor restored cover corner tear, extremely fine usage $2,500

Usage To Austria, cover by German mails to Prague (Czechoslovakia), 10c dark green (#68) tied together with 5c brown yellow (#67a) by "Racine Wis Apr 2" postmark, New York "Paid 10 Hamb. Pkt Apr 5" exchange datestamp, oval "Hamburg 20/4 62" transit backstamp and boxed "Prag 22/4" arrival backstamp, cover address partially eradicated and redone, very fine usage $1,500

Richard Frajola (March, 2002)