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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 Canada, 10c rate, vertical pair 2c black (#73, straight edge at left) tied together with pair 3c rose (#65) to cover to West Aeran, Canada West by bold "New York Dec 1 1863" duplex postmarks with six bar killers, indistinct arrival backstamp, very fine


Usage To Canada, 6c rate, three copies 2c black "F" grill (#93) tied to cover to Montreal by four bar cancels, "New York Jan 11" postmark, "Montreal O JA 14 69" arrival backstamp, ex Sam Ray, very fine $300

Usage To France, 2c black (#73) used together with 3c red "F" grill (#94) and 10c green (#68, torn before affixing) on cover to Au Cannet, France, red "New York Paid 6 Feb 10" exchange datestamp, blue French entry tying 10c stamp and boxed "P.D." handstamp, 1869 French transit backstamps, flap faults, minor wrinkle, fine $300
243 Usage From Peru, 2c black (#73, faulty) used together with strip of three 3c rose (#65, right stamp cut in half in opening) on cover from Peru, tied by N. York Steamship dateless postmarks, letter dated from U.S.S. Dacotah at Callao, Peru, August 6, 1864, cover reduced at sides $100

Richard Frajola (March, 2002)