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    West Grove, PA - $5 1902 Plain Back Fr. 608 The NB & TC Ch. # 2669
    A well circulated Good-Very Good from the sole issuer in this Chester County locale. This was the second title under which this institution issued, emitting only $5 Plain Backs in Large Size with this nomenclature, of which a scant three examples are known to survive of the but $2,640 still circulating in Large as of 1935. While this is not an especially pleasing example from the perspective of its overall aesthetics, with soiling in the moderate to considerable range and cut in margins along most of both the top and bottom, it does have scarcity to recommend it. We sold an Extremely Fine example of this same denomination and title, also with a cut in bottom margin, in our 2002 Rosemont sale for $1,265 against a $450-$750 estimate. In a stronger market for Nationals we expect this more experienced example will now sell for...

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    September, 2004
    9th-10th Thursday-Friday
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