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Posted 11/23/2022   02:27 am  Show Profile Bookmark this topic Add Gibby01 to your friends list Get a Link to this Message

Was wondering if anyone was familiar with these Educator Packets I found in an estate sale lot last weekend. My two biggest questions are 1) Would a dealer have put these together or would the collector? 2) Other then being pretty neat is there any other compelling reason to keep these together? A few items I'm tempted to parse off the sheets but holding off on that for now. At this point I still have to go thru everything to confirm they are what they say they are. The 2c postage due probably in the wrong spot. I may also have to remove some stamps to check for any watermarks. If anyone has run into any of these before or any advice please let me know. thanks.






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Posted 11/23/2022   08:04 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add stallzer to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Those are great items. Something many of us should have done but didn't.
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Posted 11/23/2022   08:15 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add John Becker to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Please leave them intact. The whole is worth considerably more than the component parts. The stamps were selected to illustrate the types/colors and overall are not particularly well-centered. Use these as a guide to find nicer copies for your collection.
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Posted 11/23/2022   08:26 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Stephen-P to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Very cool*_* I need this so badly...
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Posted 11/23/2022   08:28 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Stephen-P to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
I like how "lesson 222" features Scott #333.
Definitely created by the Illuminati.
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Posted 11/23/2022   09:02 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add rogdcam to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
These were discussed in a recent thread but darned if I can locate it now.
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Posted 11/23/2022   09:05 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add John Becker to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply

Quote:
I like how "lesson 222" features Scott #333.

Small correction, the Type I stamp is perf 11, thus Scott 501.

The more commonly encountered educational booklets seem to be the "Tasco" booklets:
http://goscf.com/t/58667
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Edited by John Becker - 11/23/2022 09:07 am
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Posted 11/23/2022   3:54 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Gibby01 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Thanks, I wasn't planning on selling any of it, but was thinking of placing a few pieces in my albums. I'll leave them together (except for finding a better orange vermillion). Does anyone know if these would have been bought full from a dealer, or would the collector filled in the blank sheets themselves?
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Posted 11/23/2022   6:17 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add rod222 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Great thread ! Enjoyed reading.
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Posted 11/24/2022   06:41 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add angore to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
It would make a good article.
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