1950 First Typeset Label
Serially numbered. Rouletted.
The illustrations of the Guernsey - Sark typeset shipping labels are all from the O. W. Newport collection, as originally mounted and described by O. W. Newport.
The cover shows an unauthorized use of a freight label on a letter. This was sometimes practiced after the official mail boat had left.
The early typeset Guernsey - Sark shipping labels were not postmarked. The value in the second column is for labels without gum.
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