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    Baltimore, MD- Patapsco Savings Fund Notes. Eight Examples.
    Yet another shinplaster operation in Baltimore. Operations commenced in the spring of 1840 and ended on Sep. 9, 1840. Although the principals attempted to flee the city, one was arrested. The following eight notes are included in this lot:
    6 1/4¢ Apr. 13, 1840 Shank 5.133.1 VG, repaired; 12 1/2¢ Sep. 1, 1840 Shank 5.133.3 Fine with a small area of paper loss at the top margin; 25¢ Sep. 1, 1840 Shank 5.133.4 AU, CC; 50¢ Sep. 1, 1840 Shank 5.133.5 AU, CC; $1 Sep. 1, 1840 Shank 5.133.6 CU, CC; $1 what appears to be a portion of a proof of a design unlisted in Shank CU; $2 Aug. 1, 1840 Shank 5.133.7 VG with repairs; and $3 Aug. 17, 1840 Shank 5.133.8 VG.
    There will be no returns on this lot for any reason. (Total: 8 notes)

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