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February 2017 Issue of the NJPH Journal
ADDITION TO THE SOUTHARD CORRESPONDENCE: “RASCALITY IN BRAZIL”
by Andy Kuppersmit
From July 2001 to February 2014, the name Samuel Southard appears in several issues of the New Jersey Postal History Society Journal. That can now be extended to February 2017.
This cover came to light when a collection of New Brunswick (and New Jersey in general) was recently sold. This cover is addressed to Hon. Samuel Southard as Secretary of the Navy, Washington, D.C. It has a red “New Brunswick Jul. 19” cds and a matching red “FREE” handstamp at top right, and is datelined “New Brunswick July 19th (18)27” Read more.....