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    Ashland, IA- Farmers and Merchants Bank $5 Oct. 26, 1857 Oakes 4-4
    The bank was in operation circa 1857 to 1859. The notes were printed by Danforth, Wright & Co. and feature very attractive red protectors. Based upon the presence of a faint registrar signature and the serial number, this is actually the 4-4 and not 4-4a variety. PMG has graded this note Very Fine 30 Net due to a couple of very small paper scalps on the face of the note located on the bottom right corner of the vignette and on or next to the letters "N" and "T" in "MERCHANTS." These small flaws do not detract from the desirability of this striking example.
    From The Gensch Numismatic Trust Collection

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    January, 2013
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