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!

Help ID This 1cent Franklin With Weird Perfs

 
To participate in the forum you must log in or register.
Author Previous TopicReplies: 5 / Views: 1,516Next Topic  
Valued Member
169 Posts
Posted 12/01/2015   6:38 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this topic Add soft-pro to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
Came across this 1c franklin with a weid type of perf.
Is it some king of private perf ??



Thanks
Marios

Send note to Staff

Pillar Of The Community
Learn More...
United States
6374 Posts
Posted 12/01/2015   6:41 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add stallzer to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Yes, it can be found in Scott catalog in the vending & affixing machine perforation section. I believe yours is a mailometer type IV.
Send note to Staff  Go to Top of Page
Pillar Of The Community
United States
627 Posts
Posted 12/01/2015   6:48 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add jim6092252 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Send note to Staff  Go to Top of Page
Valued Member
169 Posts
Posted 12/01/2015   6:50 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add soft-pro to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Thanks

the link is very helpful
Marios
Send note to Staff  Go to Top of Page
Pillar Of The Community
United States
7899 Posts
Posted 12/01/2015   8:38 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Petert4522 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
A very good article on the Mailometer perforations can be found in the November 2015 issue of "The United States Specialist".

Peter
Send note to Staff  Go to Top of Page
Pillar Of The Community
United States
1171 Posts
Posted 12/05/2015   01:58 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Hal to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Petert4522 is right ---it was a fantastic article in the November 2015 issue of "The United States Specialist".

Anyone who is truly interested in and collects U.S. stamps and postal history should be a member of the United States Stamp Society

Log-on the USSS website now and learn for yourself. Why wait? Act now…. http://www.usstamps.org/

They have great study groups that include the: Prexy Issue; Americana Series; Dummy Stamps; First Bureau Issue; Luminescence; & Registered Mail
Additional Stamp Committees include: Booklets & Booklet Panes; Bureau Precancels; Encyclopedia; Essay-Proof; Fourth Bureau Issue;
Liberty Series; Marginal Markings; Modern Postal History; Plate Numbers Check List Service; Durland Editor; Presidential Issue; Revenue Issues;
Second Bureau Issue; Vending & Affixing Machine Perforations; and Washington-Franklin Head Issues.
And their monthly 48-page, full-color publication is top-rate.

You won't go wrong.
Hal
Send note to Staff  Go to Top of Page
  Previous TopicReplies: 5 / Views: 1,516Next 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 - 2022 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 - 2022 Stamp Community Forums
It took 0.62 seconds to lick this stamp. Powered By: Snitz Forums 2000 Version 3.4.05