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Posted 03/21/2021   8:17 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Casey Magoo to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
I have over 70 Penny Red covers, and the longest one is 5.5 inches long. I have not searched hard for small ones, these were at my finger tips. The modern one with the stamp missing was just from a Thank You card.





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Posted 03/22/2021   02:08 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Gibby01 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
My smallest (top) is 3.25 x 4.25. Also added another small one an inch wider (bottom) with some interesting markings if anyone can interpret. My guess is the red crayon is for $9 money order???



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Posted 03/23/2021   08:28 am  Show Profile Check 51studebaker's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add 51studebaker to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply

Some more from my 'tiny' cover collection

The above, including the Titus cover, are under 4"


My tiny collection is for cover and postcards less than 4", these are longer at 4 1/4" but I liked them so they made it in...

A couple of tiny postcards...

Smaller one above is 2 1/2"

Don
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Posted 03/24/2021   12:56 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Parcelpostguy to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
For a modern cover, Don, WE HAVE A WINNER it seems. That should not have been accepted for mailing due to size. Great cover, well card, in spite of over payment. It is a wonderful piece of 21st Century postal history.
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Posted 06/10/2021   9:37 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Revenue N Covers to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
I think this might be the 2nd smallest cover shown.... Could be the smallest package though. Why o why did I sell it.... Andy



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Posted 06/11/2021   04:17 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Bobby De La Rue to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Nice covers Casey Magoo. I'll have a rummage through mine and see what the smallest is.
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Posted 06/11/2021   12:53 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add patg23 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Not smallest, but maybe smallest AEF letter (letter sheet)?

4.25"x2.5"

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