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Blatant Attempt To Re-Use A Revenue Stamp?

 
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Posted 05/08/2021   9:12 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this topic Add James Drummond to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
Here's what appears to be a pretty blatant attempt to re-use a revenue stamp.

It looks like the date was changed from 1/27/71 to 4/27/72.



Probably not too surprising, since $25 at the time was worth about $550 today, according to this website:

https://westegg.com/inflation/



But, whoever did this could have been a little less obvious about it...

Jim

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Posted 05/08/2021   10:44 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add revcollector to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
It's also possible that the document had a second transaction at a later date, so someone changed the cancel. Without the document we can never be sure exactly what occurred.
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