PATRIOTIC COVER GROUP

includes nine different covers, mounted on album pages, all are multicolored, condition is slightly mixed and some faults are to be expected, a nice looking group, (ENV 700-800)
Lot: #1
Opening Bid: $650.00

Prisoner of War Cover

orange POW cover with blue cancel(stamp is missing) and blue "Chicago Ill." CDS, oval "Camp Douglas" handstamp at T.R., there are some faults and soiling, Camp Douglas covers are very rare, (ENV 200-250)
Lot: #2
Opening Bid: $180.00

Soldiers Letter

orange cover with "Washington D.C." CDS with matching "Due 3" handstamp, printed "U.S. Christian Commission" at T., soldiers location in manuscript at L., quite fresh and overall Very Fine, some sm. faults, (ENV 75-100)
Lot: #4
Opening Bid: $40.00

Soldiers Letter

Blue "Norfolk VA" CDS with matching "Due 3" straightline handstamp, "Soldiers Letter" in manuscript at L., quite fresh and overall Very Fine, nice looking cover, (ENV 75-100)
Lot: #7
Opening Bid: $110.00

1c Blue, Plate 4, Relief B, Row 2, Pos. 11R4

L. Margin Single tied to "DROP" cover to New Orleans with "New Orleans" CDS, the stamp has deep dark color and nice margins except just in at B., there are some cover faults, scarce usage cover
Lot: #8
Scott Number: #8
Scott Value: $1,900
Opening Bid: $900.00

3c Orange Brown

Tied by red CDS on small sized Valentine cover to Allen Co., Ind., sharp color, nearly four margins, some cover wear in corners, nice monogram "R" at L.
Lot: #9
Scott Number: #10A
Scott Value: $200
Opening Bid: $80.00

3c Dull Red

SON "Star of David" fancy cancel slightly tied on cover to New York, nice matching "Chickopee, Mass." CDS, the stamp is Very Fine+, very nice strike, some mounting paper on the back, (ENV 150-200)
Lot: #10
Scott Number: #11
Scott Value: $17
Opening Bid: $70.00

12c Gray Black

Single tied on blue FL to Boston, MA with "San Francisco, CA" CDS, the stamp is a L. Margin Single, clear to full margins all around, Fine example of this single rate usage
Lot: #11
Scott Number: #17
Scott Value: $1,500
Opening Bid: $250.00

3c Dull Red

tied on orange cover with "Nevada Iowa" CDS, deep dark color on the stamp clearly showing the Type II design, the stamp is Very Good, there is a tear in the back flap, otherwise Very Fine appearing cover
Lot: #12
Scott Number: #25
Scott Value: $375
Opening Bid: $90.00

3c Dull Red

tied on multicolored patriotic with grid HC and "Philadelphia, PA" CDS, there is also a 15L14 tied by acid with matching CDS, there are some cover faults, addressed to Fortress Monroe, Vir., this cover was in the Walcott sale as 2518, an attractive and scarce usage, (ENV 300-400)
Lot: #13
Scott Number: #26
Scott Value: $200
Opening Bid: $230.00

3c Dull Red

tied on multicolored patriotic with "East Hampton, Mass." CDS, stamp and cover are Very Fine, (ENV 150-200)
Lot: #14
Scott Number: #26
Scott Value: $150
Opening Bid: $130.00

10c Green

Tied on Cover with (2) #26's to Paris, France, "Savanah Ga." CDS, red "New York Paid 3" HC, blue "Greene & Co. Paris" handstamp along with other transit markings, the stamps are Very Good-Fine, nice looking cover
Lot: #15
Scott Number: #32
Scott Value: $690
Provenance: Newbury
Opening Bid: $250.00

10c Green

Tied on small cover to "Montreal, L.C." with grid HC, red "UNITED STATES" HC, red "Boston 10cts" HC, Montreal backstamp, stamp is Very Fine, a very attractive cross-border cover, (ENV 150-200)
Lot: #16
Scott Number: #35
Scott Value: $120
Certificates: 1982 PFC
Opening Bid: $90.00

12c Black

Tied on small cover with (3) #24's to France, red "Boston Paid 6" CDS, also "New Orleans" CDS and several other transit markings, some overall slight toning, interesting looking cover
Lot: #17
Scott Number: #36
Scott Value: $700
Opening Bid: $250.00

1c Blue

Tied on Patriotic cover to South Hansen, Mass. with "Cambridgeport, MS" CDS, stamp has part of the next stamp showing at L., nice multicolored design, some minor cover wear, Very Fine and nice looking cover, (ENV 250-300)
Lot: #18
Scott Number: #63
Scott Value: $225
Opening Bid: $90.00

3c Rose, Prisoner of War Cover

tied on orange POW cover with target cancel and "Rock Island Ill." CDS, oval "R.I. Barracks" handstamp, the stamp is Very Good, a fresh and Very Fine cover, quite attractive and scarce, (ENV 200-250)
Lot: #19
Scott Number: #65
Scott Value: $150
Opening Bid: $180.00

3c Rose

tied on patriotic cover with blue "Martinsburg, W. VA" CDS, includes nice multicolored label showing cannon and flag design, the cover is very fresh, very attractive cover and label, the patriotic label usage is quite scarce, (ENV 300-350)
Lot: #20
Scott Number: #65
Scott Value: $90
Opening Bid: $250.00