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1878 Chile Postcard Or Cover? *never Used*

 
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Posted 11/02/2012   12:33 am  Show Profile Bookmark this topic Add UFOAirMail to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
Guys I found this in my album tonight,is this super nice or not really since never cancelled or used?I would think it's quite a rare find but it seems everything I think is a rare find turns out just the opposite!



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Posted 11/02/2012   01:21 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add jorgesurcl to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
It is Postal Stationery - Letter card
Issued in 1895. Printed by Bradbury, Wilkinson & Co. London

Written by the back, folds, stick the edges and goes to the mailbox (has prepaid postage)
The person who receives it, cut the edges along the perforated lines, opens it and reads.

Used:



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Posted 11/02/2012   01:39 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add 22crows to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
It looks amazingly like the 10th letter card down in this listing:

http://www.ebay.com/sch/sis.html?_n...JETA+UNUSED+
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Posted 11/02/2012   02:14 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add vasia to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
22crows, is absolutely correct! It is the same piece of postal stationery. I think UFOAIRMAIL owes the forum an explanation, especially given the statement: "I found this in my album tonight"
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Posted 11/02/2012   03:34 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add UFOAirMail to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Yeppers I appologize I should have said I stumbled across this on eBay can anyone tell me more about it but I wasnt sure any of you would do that so I tweaked it a hair..really should always be honest,it pays!With all the eBay talk I had to look around,it teaches me alot on there also about all this,,between you guys and eBay I might really be getting somewhere and soon hopefully wont have to ask so many darn questions!
Thanks again everyone
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Edited by UFOAirMail - 11/02/2012 03:37 am
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