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    Fr. 1232 Milton 2R5.1e 5¢ Second Issue Inverted Back Surcharge Choice About New. Three examples of this invert are known. At the time of the printing of the Encyclopedia, the listing was made from a single piece whose location had been unknown. That piece had been lot 3660 from the June 19, 1916 Chapman Sale. Over the intervening years, two more have surfaced for a total of three now known. This example is a bright, problem-free piece that would grade Choice New if it were not for the presence of a single light center fold. Acquired by Tom O'Mara from our Friedberg Sale eight years ago at $605.

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