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Scott Number: R237 Collection Reference No. for Communications: 4834
Estimated Retail Value: $ 450.00 What is this?
Cancel Method: Multiple cancel types
Cancel Date: December 21, 1917
Cancel or Company Type: Manufacturer/Industrial Trade
Company: The Edward Flash Co.
City: New York
Incredibly scarce document with manuscript Future Delivery provisional overprints. Three 40-cent, eight 1-cent, and twelve 2-cent documentaries, all manuscript overprinted "F.D." The official overprinted Future Delivery stamps were not yet available. This confirmation memo was for 100 barrels of cotton seed oil to be delivered in January 1918.
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