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    Franklin, LA - Parish of St. Mary 25 Cents Aug. 15, 1862. PCGS About New 53PPQ.
    There are several series of notes from this parish, and this is the more frequently seen. However, this example is in superb condition. Printed on brown paper by White & Son, Printers, Franklin, La. The obligation is across the center with a bolded "25" centered above. The left end shows the textual denomination in a cartouche, and the right end has a fancy ornamental device. Wide margined and deeply printed. A perfect example to represent the parish in a high quality type set of these fascinating parochial issues.
    Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2017
    3rd Wednesday
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    Truth Seeker: The Life of Eric P. Newman (softcover)
    A powerful and intimidating dealer of the 1960s, backed by important colleagues, was accused of selling fraudulent gold coins and ingots to unsuspecting numismatists. Who would go up against a man like that and, over the course of decades, prove the fraud? Who would expose a widely respected scholar as a thief, then doggedly pursue recovery of coins that the scholar had stolen from an embarrassed numismatic organization, all over the objections of influential collectors who had bought coins with clouded titles? Eric P. Newman would - and did. Reserve your copy today.
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