anxiously awaiting the official
figures giving the number issued of the Farley stamps, after which
will undoubtedly advance. The consensus of opinion is that
stamp will turn out to be the 16¢ Airmail-Special Delivery, the one
that was the most despised and which many purchasers unloaded
after removing the position blocks. Next in scarcity will
the higher values of the Parks issue.
All ads offering the position blocks disappeared from the papers two or three weeks before the deadline, June 15, when the stamps were withdrawn from sale and it will be interesting to observe prices when quotations reappear.
- George B. Sloane
July 13, 1935
Posted October 7, 1999
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