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    Springfield, MA - $5 1882 Brown Back Fr. 467 The Pynchon NB Ch. # 987
    A well circulated $5 Brown Back from this scarce Springfield bank that was named in honor of William Pynchon (1590-1662), the founder of this New England city in the 17th Century. Mr. Pynchon also earned the distinction of being the author of the first book "banned in Boston" in 1651 for its alleged heretical teachings. PMG Very Good 8, with plenty of wear, but the major design elements and pen signatures remain bold.

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    January, 2014
    8th-13th Wednesday-Monday
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