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    Fort Smith City, AR - M. Mayers & Bro. - Payable in Multiple Locations $1 Reversed "$" Dec. 18, 1861 Rothert 234-20. PCGS Very Fine 20 Apparent.
    This is an unusual note with an entirely different Dec. 18, 1861, design. There are no vignettes, and the printing is much cruder than other notes from Mayers & Bro. Plate letter G is at lower left. There is a reverse "$" to the left of the "1.00" at the upper left. Payable at five locations. The two Texas payables are along the top border. At the bottom are the two Arkansas and the F. H. Nash, Ft. Gibson locations. The Mayers red ink stamp on the back has DRUGGISTS inverted. Noted with a "Hinge Repaired Edge Tear at Bottom Right." Margins are complete on this intriguing error type.
    Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2017
    1st-2nd Wednesday-Thursday
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