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1d green

Cover

#188

d War tax Surcharge, change of colour

2nd class mail

 

Date Perf Watermark Imprint  
10-12-1941 15x14 CA McCracken 2line?
1942 15x14 CA Authority 2line gutter

 

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Pale green
10th December 1941 Change of colour

The same McCracken electros, very briefly used for the brown printings, were used at change of colour. Plate layout was standard 640-on with standard imprint positions. All six electros were probably used.

Plate #'s are not known

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Green

Jan 1942 Authority imprint.

Layout and imprints as before

188zqa (state1)

188zqb(state2)

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One lower sheet (C or D) has a cracked electro in both imprints.

 

 

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