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    Wadsworth, OH- John A. Clark $5 Sep. 7, 1874 Wolka 2718-01
    John A. Clark was the editor and publisher of the local newspaper and also sold the Young Folks' Gem by mail. This advertising note promoted the latter publication which sold for 25¢ per year plus 5¢ for postage. The portrait is assumed to be that of Mr. Clark. The green back is vaguely reminiscent of federal issues and lists a number of pursuits in which Clark was engaged. Very Fine-Extremely Fine with a solitary small spot.
    From The Wendell Wolka Collection


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