Stamp Community Family of Web Sites
Thousands of stamps, consistently graded, competitively priced and hundreds of in-depth blog posts to read
Stamp Community Forum
 
Username:
Password:
Save Password
Forgot your Password?

Welcome Guest! Need help? Got a question? Inherit some stamps?
Our stamp forum is completely free! Register Now!

Parcel Post Stamp

 
To participate in the forum you must log in or register.
Author Previous TopicReplies: 3 / Views: 1,720Next Topic  
Pillar Of The Community
USA
9747 Posts
Posted 09/07/2008   5:17 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this topic Add philb to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
Heres on I picked up for myself..franked with a parcel post stamp..i guess that was legal at one time !!

Send note to Staff
APS 070059 Life Member International Society of Guatemala Collectors I.S.G.C. #853

Pillar Of The Community
USA
1881 Posts
Posted 09/07/2008   8:45 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add nr-notrare to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Nice looking example.......and legal as postage starting July 1, 1913.

I can read the 1913.....what month & day ????
Send note to Staff  Go to Top of Page
Pillar Of The Community
USA
3315 Posts
Posted 09/07/2008   8:48 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add laswabbie to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
It would be nice to know the month and date. It would be interesting if it just happened to be say . . . . July 1st.
Send note to Staff  Go to Top of Page
Pillar Of The Community
USA
9747 Posts
Posted 09/07/2008   11:45 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add philb to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Ok guys, the date on this one is Oct 4..i have another one Aug 12, 1913 with a circular Poughkeepsie cancel..i thought it unusual that both are 1913 dates..but I guess being the postcard rate was one cent !
Send note to Staff  Go to Top of Page
APS 070059 Life Member International Society of Guatemala Collectors I.S.G.C. #853
  Previous TopicReplies: 3 / Views: 1,720Next Topic  
 
To participate in the forum you must log in or register.


Go to Top of Page
Disclaimer: While a tremendous amount of effort goes into ensuring the accuracy of the information contained in this site, Stamp Community assumes no liability for errors. Copyright 2005 - 2020 Stamp Community Family - All rights reserved worldwide. Use of any images or content on this website without prior written permission of Stamp Community or the original lender is strictly prohibited.
Privacy Policy / Terms of Use    Advertise Here
Stamp Community Forum © 2007 - 2020 Stamp Community Forums
It took 0.28 seconds to lick this stamp. Powered By: Snitz Forums 2000 Version 3.4.05