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Posted 11/22/2010   1:20 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this topic Add LONEDAN to your friends list  Get a Link to this Message
i purchased a stamp lot about 20 years ago and I have about 50 stamps similar to this
i just can not locate in scotts if they have any value
i just left them sit for so long and am now looking to see if any have any value
i always appreciate any and all help

dan


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Posted 11/22/2010   1:29 pm  Show Profile Check smauggie's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add smauggie to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Who can take a sunrise,
Sprinkle it with dew?
Cover it in chocolate and a miracle or two
The Revstampman, the revstampman can,
The Revstamp man can 'cause he mixes it with love
and makes the stampworld taste good

Maybe I got a bit carried away. Welcome back Lonedan.
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Posted 11/22/2010   1:43 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add LONEDAN to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
i may not need some dew today.
i did have a nice warm shower
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Quote:
Who can take a sunrise,
Sprinkle it with dew?
Cover it in chocolate and a miracle or two
The Revstampman, the revstampman can,
The Revstamp man can 'cause he mixes it with love
and makes the stampworld taste good



LMAO
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Posted 11/22/2010   3:50 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add revstampman to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Yes, I think I can be of assistance once I stop laughing and My sides stop hurting!

They are called "Tobacco Strips". They fall under the heading of "Tax Paids" which Scott does not list. Unlike most conventional Revenue Stamps they list the value by the number of Ounces or Pounds (the weight kind for you Brit's.Sorry I couldn't help myself). They are listed in the Springer Series of Catalogs. If they are all similar to the one pictured they range from around 25cents to a few $. If you make a list of Series #, Ounces and Imperf or rouletted I will look them up for you. I have several 100's of these. I posted some pic's of some of the other types in this thread.

http://www.stampcommunity.org/topic...OPIC_ID=6801
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Posted 11/23/2010   1:04 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add LONEDAN to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
i will have to make a a detailed list of these stamps.
like I said I really had not looked at them so such a long time.
i want you all to know that I do appreciate all of your help.
i will make a list and send it to you rev man.

again a million thanks for all and any of your help
i do wish I was rich so I could just purchase some stamps lots and see what I can find

i do admit yesterday the first post did make me hungry for some chocolate

dan
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Smauggie,
Who has been watching Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory? or...smoking some wacky tobaccy.
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I found the Golden Ticket!
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OK Dan time to check your email!
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