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Posted 02/09/2018   8:34 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this topic Add James Drummond to your friends list  Get a Link to this Message
Anyone have any clue what this pane is?

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Posted 02/09/2018   8:38 pm  Show Profile Check Petert4522's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add Petert4522 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
The lay-out of the seven dwarfs' bedroom?


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Posted 02/09/2018   8:45 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add James Drummond to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
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Posted 02/09/2018   10:04 pm  Show Profile Check eyeonwall's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add eyeonwall to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
I am skeptical that it is a test stamp
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Posted 02/09/2018   10:34 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add bookbndrbob to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Since it appears to have water activated gum, it would be very doubtful that this is a new USPS test stamp.
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Posted 02/10/2018   10:03 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add therevenueman to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Chicago area write in ballot change form, in case you voted for the wrong person, the committee can fix it.
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Posted 02/10/2018   11:19 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add jogil to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
New test stamps should usually have good looking perfs.
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Posted 02/10/2018   11:45 am  Show Profile Check Petert4522's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add Petert4522 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
New test stamps should usually have good looking perfs.

One of the reasons I made fun of it by posting about the seven dwarfs. I can really not understand hy anyone could possibly think these are teststamps. To me they look more like the kind of label my wife puts on homemade pickles. Jim, were they offered on eBay as teststamps?

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Posted 02/10/2018   12:08 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add James Drummond to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Peter

Yes but the seller really had no clue what they were either.

I won the pane for $20. Kind of a "what the heck" bid.

BTW, I meant "new" as in not currently listed in Scott, rather than a circa-2017 issue. Thus the quotes.

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Not a test stamp.... looks like an Avery type label strip with sewing machine stitch perforations
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The lay-out of the seven dwarfs' bedroom?
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