Sale 725


 
Lot 95



1913, 1¢ Panama-Pacific, perf 12 (Scott 397), First Day, Detroit, MI, 1¢ tied by January 1, 1913 Detroit, Mich. machine cancel on a picture postcard to Fort Wayne, Mich.; message reads, in part "Balboa greets you for the New Year"; on the front, which pictures the Hotel Charlevoix Detroit, the sender has written, "160 2¢ Panama Canal Expsn issue in Det PO this date", Very Fine.
Scott $8,000.
Estimate $3,000 - 4,000

A GREAT RARITY—ONLY TWELVE ONE-CENT FIRST DAY COVERS ARE RECORDED,SIX ON COVER AND SIX ON CARD.

The sender has also applied his own dated rs "Brig. Genl. C.A. Cooldge, U.S.A., Pasadena Apartments, Detroit, Mich., Jan 1 1913"
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Realized $2,600



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