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526 Architecture Cancelations
Lot No Type Description Price
3207 OBL U.S.A. (1934) Fort*. Fancy cancel from Fort Green, Florida. Five strikes in greenish blue on registered envelope. A rare cancel! image (Image b)
6136 OBL U.S.A. (1933) Store*. Fancy cancel from Stop, KY. Three strikes in violet on registered envelope. Each mark is inscribed "STOP". A letter relating to the history of the place reads in part: A tiny settlement had a store at the forks of the road, on the front of which was painted STOP, General Merchandise"". When travelers asked for the nearest store, they were told to stop at STOP. Unusual and rare!"" image (Image b)

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