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    Milton 2E50F.2a 50¢ Second Issue Essay (Experimental) Matching Block of Five. Tom O'Mara worked on this block throughout his Fractional collecting years and came rather close to accomplishing the virtually impossible. He was three notes away from completing the eight-note group that would be required to spell out "FIRST - WASHINGTON D.C. - SECOND - BALTIMORE, MD," a feat that, had it been accomplished, would have surpassed the difficulty in completing the "FIFTY" block that appears as lot 16332. As it lies, this group of five is a super accomplishment.

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    May, 2005
    5th-7th Thursday-Saturday
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