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    Scarce and Popular Santa Claus Note

    Lancaster, NH- White Mountain Bank $2 May 1, 1862 G8b PMG Very Good 8.
    Everyone loves Santa Claus notes. This example is one of the rarer usages on obsolete notes. The White Mountain Bank operated from 1852-65 before failing. Before doing so, however, it made a great vignette choice for its $2 note, Santa driving his sleigh across the roof tops. This offering represents the rare variety from this bank with the imprint overprint in bright green. Roger Durand reports only four known examples of this variety, with most tightly held. Expect some serious bidding on this rare New Hampshire Santa Claus note before the hammer falls tonight.


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