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4/5/2018

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312 4940 ARGENTINA, pair of identity documents, 1. national Cedula de Identidad, 1950, 2. member of Sociedad de Soccorros Mutuos Hogar Bieloruso de Ayuda Mutual e Instruccion, 1957, female, both have photos, little leather bound booklets, 2 pieces, F-VF $10.00
278 1440 AUSTRIA, invoice, 1869 215x307mm (8.5x12.125"), I think its a private document, aVF $17.00
201 6265 AUSTRIA, tourist brochure, ND (1920s) Wohlgemuth's Wiener Rundfahrten, XF $3.50
219 6266 AUSTRIA, large handwritten receipt for a payment in town of Savin, 14.3.1891, with a 5k & a 2k tax stamp. 287x217mm, Savin is now in eastern Poland near the Belarus border. Sobibor is nearby. edge faults, one side is trimmed, otherwise VF $18.00
219 6267 AUSTRIA, large handwritten court protocol document, town of Leitmeritz, Bohemia, 29.3.1892, 36k tax stamp, notary inkstamp, 4 pages, 345x215mm, VF $28.00
321 9145 BAHRAIN, passport, 1979 no photo, cancelled, small tear on first page, otherwise VF $20.00
276 1265 BAHRAIN, International Driving Permit, 1990 photo, VG $12.00
224 6532 BELGIUM, BRUSSELS TRANSIT, paper tram ticket, Boitsfort-Plattesteen, ND (1960s), VF $1.00
223 6555 BOHEMIA & MORAVIA, work book, 1941-47, female, binding split near bottom, otherwise F $55.00
323 2122 BOLIVIA, letter, 1853 description of real estate, 4 pages, 1 blank, 219x317mm (~8.5x12.5"), this is not the complete document, edge faults, VG $5.00
219 7665 CHINA, lot of invitations to diplomatic receptions at embassies in Beijing: Belgian 1981, German Fed. Rep. 1984, Canadian 1985 (staple holes), Canadian 1987 (staple holes), British 1991, Dutch 1994, German 1994, French French (no year), 8 pcs XF-AU $55.00
296 4115 CZECHOSLOVAKIA, school report card lot: 1920, 23, 31, 11 pcs VG-F $8.50
276 1266 CZECHOSLOVAKIA, crewmember maritime book, ND (1990s), Czech Maritime Co., unused, Unc $8.00
210 9684 CZECHOSLOVAKIA, school report card lot: 1920, 23, 31, 3 pcs VG-F $8.50
217 9685 CZECHOSLOVAKIA, passport, 1922 for male, photograph, VF $40.00
210 9684 CZECHOSLOVAKIA, school report card lot: 1920, 23, 31, 3 pcs VG-F $8.50
217 9685 CZECHOSLOVAKIA, passport, 1922 for male, photograph, VF $40.00
296 4087 CZECHOSLOVAKIA, lot of school report cards, graduation certificate, others, earliest is 1913 when still Austria, latest 1931, all in Czech, large size, 11 pcs, lots of split folds, G-VG $10.00
276 1266 CZECHOSLOVAKIA, Czech Maritime Co., ND (1990s), unused, crewmember maritime book, Unc $8.00
276 1267 DENMARK, passport, 1979 photo, (same guy as Bahrain doc), XF $30.00
277 1418 EGYPT, passport, 1919 good for 1 year for return of Greek national to Greece, 1 page, photo, VG $24.00
277 1419 EGYPT, passport, 1919 good for 1 year for return of Cypriot to Cyprus, 1 page, photo, VG $24.00
277 8224 EGYPT, Credit Foncier Egyptien, loan document, 1903 VG $31.00
219 10040 EGYPT, Anglo-Egyptian Supply Assoc., receipt for 3 pounds for advertisement in "Jerusalem: How to See it, 1926 ed.", English, multipage, handwritten, in cover, 237x310mm, foxed spots, VF $15.00
219 10041 EGYPT, Cairo Admission card for the shareholders' meeting of the Anglo-Egyptian Bank in Jaffa, Palestine, 16.4.1923, French, XF $25.00
219 10042 EGYPT, MInistry of Health, quarantine dues receipt for departing passenger on SS Alcantara, 7.8.1946, English & Arabic, VF $16.50
219 10045 EGYPT, Societe Orientale de Publicite, Alexandria, receipt for 66 piastres for a listing in the Egyptian Directory, 1918, French, foxed corner, VF $15.00
217 10046 EGYPT, STATE RAILWAYS, cash receipt, 1917 English & Arabic, aXF $7.00
213 10542 FRANCE, CGT, FSI, Travailleurs de l'Alimentation, member card, 1945 VF $8.00
229 10545 FRANCE, a letter from an official in Touneins to another at Bagneres-Bigorre dated 2 Frimaire year 10 (1802). Hard to read the handwriting, but I believe it discusses the acquisition of signatures on some other document & that the writer will be arriving soon. 23.5x20cm, edge faults, water spot, VF $33.00
229 10546 FRANCE, political lot: 3 pcs, VF, XF, VG $12.00
240 10547 FRANCE, brass and blue enamel bracelet, monuments & buildings of Paris on 6x 19x22mm plaques, 150mm total length not counting the clasps.  c. 1946-48 or so, a bit crude, a bit rough, "F" $35.00
236 11993 GERMANY, copy of a birth registry, dated 1940, for guy born 1896, Grabau, one small body tear near edge, otherwise F $16.00
244 1216 GERMANY, postcard, 1910 view of royal palace & bridge, Berlin, used, few small light brown spots, XF $6.00
217 12857 GREAT BRITAIN, photo of Prince Charles & Lord Mountbatten, b&w, 4.5x6.5", notes on back: 1976, by Carole Cutner, ex. Camera Press, London, evidently unpublished, original print, perfect $15.00
269 1060 GREAT BRITAIN, b&w photo postcard of of young queen Elizabeth II & prince Phillip, written on back: Friday 16/1/53, AU $5.25
321 9146 GREECE, passport, 1959 issued by consulate in Alexandria, photo, cancelled, F-VF $20.00
321 9147 GREECE, passport, 1969 issued by consulate in Alexandria, no photo, cancelled, F-VF $20.00
276 1268 GREECE, passport, 1971 issued by consulate in Alexandria, photo, VF $40.00
225 13342 HUNGARY, a contract, 1884, tears, G $3.50
225 13343 HUNGARY, a contract, 27.3.1904, VG $4.00
243 14897 ITALY, Ministry of Education, general admission ticket, 6 lire, 6.8.1926 inkstamp on back for Uffizi Gallery, Florence, 1 rough edge, VF $4.00
244 1218 JAPAN, postcard, ND (1930s?), steam venting on a volcano, b&w, unused, XF $4.50
245 15133 JAPAN, postcard, ND (c. 1920?) litho of a watercolor, boats on a river seen from a hill, unused, VF $4.50
280 1245 LITHUANIA, various identification cards: 1960s-70s, Komsomol, Dosaaf, University, Trade Union, 4 to same female, 1 to male, photo, 5 pcs total, F-AU $11.00
243 0921 LITHUANIA, WWII, Polish language newspaper lot, 1940-45, includes one apparently in Belarussian written using Polish orthography, the early ones are Nazi propaganda, the later ones are Soviet propaganda, 7 pcs, 4 are low grade, 3 are F $16.00
207 15781 LITHUANIA, passport, 2001 female, born 1979 XF $20.00
208 15782 LITHUANIA, passport, issued by Representative of Lithuania in America, 30.8.1920 "to Lithuania via Holland-Germany object farming." 1920 single large sheet, photo, interesting inkstamps including of the Swiss legation representing Germany during the period between the demise of the Imperial government and the formation of the Weimar Republic! Rare item, VG $70.00
210 15783 LITHUANIA, student cards, male 2000, female 2001, pair $3.00
210 15784 LITHUANIA, passport, issued by Chicago consulate, 1950 male, photo, a few inkstamps for renewal, but of course you couldn't use it for travel because there was no country at the time!, F-VF $18.00
285 1194 LITHUANIA, identity card lot: 1940-50s mostly, includes military book, blood donor, work books, etc., all for same family, 14 pcs $60.00
280 1245 LITHUANIA, various identification cards: 1960s-70s, Komsomol, Dosaaf, University, Trade Union, 4 to same female, 1 to male, photo, 5 pcs total, F-AU $11.00
207 15781 LITHUANIA, passport, 2001 female, born 1979 XF $20.00
208 15782 LITHUANIA, passport, 1920 single large sheet, photo, interesting inkstamps including of the Swiss legation representing Germany during the period between the demise of the Imperial government and the formation of the Weimar Republic! issued by Representative of Lithuania in America, 30.8.1920 "to Lithuania via Holland-Germany object farming." Rare item, VG $70.00
210 15784 LITHUANIA, passport, 1950 male, photo, a few inkstamps for renewal, but of course you couldn't use it for travel because there was no country at the time!, issued by Chicago consulate, F-VF $18.00
210 15783 LITHUANIA, student cards, male 2000, female 2001, pair $3.00
211 18030 PHILIPPINES, book: Visual History of the Philippines, explaining dioramas in the Ayala Museum, with accompanying 60x slideshow & cassette tape. Teachers - your attention please! $22.00
321 9148 POLAND, identification card, 1923 city of Lublin, photo, 221x150mm, flaws, aF $5.00
323 2125 POLAND, lot of marching orders, 1947-1949 to private Janusz Pajkert, 2 are printed on back of Netherlands postal stationery, 156x215mm, 2x 145x203mm, 3 pcs, VG $5.00
321 9149 POLAND, railroad pass, 19.6.1945 travel authorization for work, typewritten in Polish & handwritten in Russian, 248x188mm, tape on one edge, VG $5.00
269 1061 ROMANIA, b&w photo postcard of Enrico Caruso, ND (c. 1900s), AU $63.50
225 19245 RUSSIA, passport 1908, no photo, F $45.00
243 0922 RUSSIA, postcard, ND (1910s), b&w photo of lakeside gazebo in Novo-Athensky monastery, Caucasus, 1 fold, small stain at top edge, VF $5.00
243 0924 RUSSIA, postcard, ND (1910s), color painting of death of princess Tarakanova. Beautiful woman, very melodramatic. few pinholes in white area, corner fold, XF $11.50
247 1089 RUSSIA, USSR, NKVD, birth certificate, 1954 206x230mm (~8x9"), aVG $13.00
269 1062 RUSSIA, b&w photo postcard of cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin at press conference, ND (1960s), some writing on back, AU $7.00
276 1269 SAUDI ARABIA, International Driving Permit, 1982 photo, XF $15.00
255 20701 UGANDA, COMMONWEALTH REPLY COUPON, 50 cents, ND (1960s), Unc $2.50
253 20808 URUGUAY, postcard, ink drawing of an upset tethered horse, signed Costetta 1927, unused, rough edges $6.00
301 3476 USA, OHIO, diploma, 1935 Harrison J. Smith, East Technical High School, Cleveland, small fold split, some yellowing, mostly wholesome, VF $5.00
203 21656 USA, ANA 1998, autograph card of US Mint director Philip N. Diehl, Unc $6.00
240 21662 USA, book: Bugs Bunny All Picture Comics, by Leon Schlesinger, Whitman, 1943, hardcover. It is all there, fragile crappy paper, these things fall to pieces if you actually try to read them. VG $85.00
224 21678 USA, ILLINOIS, Cahokia Downs, 2nd race, 18.7.1964, Harry's short snorter" on back, XF $6.00
323 2127 USA, MICHIGAN, St. Joseph, letter, 31.10.1896, by unnamed employee of Michigan Basket Factory of Wells Higman Co. to Anderson, Tully Co., of Memphis, TN, discusses practices of various insurance companies, 2 pages, elaborate vignette of factory on both, XF $7.00
230 21698 USA, OHIO, COLUMBUS, Hildreth, Martin, & Co., Lumber merchants, 1877 invoice VF $7.50
301 3477 USA, PENNSYLVANIA, Beaver Co., settlement of debt upon decease, 1846 Philadelphia, the recipients acknowledge payment, handwritten, 4 pages, 199x318mm, split folds, VG $8.00
301 3479 USA, VIRGINIA, court order, 1860 Loudon County summons, about an unpaid bill of $2.695, ... Copy, gray paper, 206x72mm, small water stain, $8.00
301 3483 USA, VIRGINIA, sales receipt, 1936 Merchants Grocery & Hardware Co, wholesale, Harrisonburg, nice buildings vignettes, 215x185mm, VF $3.00
213 21706 USA, SIGNAL CORPS, Eastern Signal Service, Record of Leave & Salary, ND (WWII), unused, XF $5.00
217 21712 USA, TEXAS, attachment order for a deputy in Hays county to take a witness into custody, 1877, VF $65.00
300 8754 USA, Treasury Dept., Internal Revenue order form for opium or coca leaves, 12.8.1943 poppy vignette, ser. 1936, filled out for 1/8 ounce pantopan, Jersey City, VF $20.00
229 21717 USA, U.S. War Dept., Historical Div., Fifth Army at the Winter Line, first edition, 1945, inkstamp name on cover, few pages slight tears, F $25.00
229 21718 USA, U.S. War Dept., Military Intelligence Div., From the Volturno to the Winter Line, first edition, 1944, XF $45.00
201 21729 USA, collection of 12 dif cigar bands, 1910s-30s, unused, XF-Unc $3.00
205 21730 USA, old J.C. Higgins fishing lure VF $2.50
208 21731 USA, cigar band lot, 1930s? 14 pcs, all dif, few torn, some need to be steamed apart, VG-Unc $3.00
229 21732 USA, What Am I Laughing At?, Sgt. Ralph Stein's Cartoons From Yank, McGraw-Hill, 1944, hard cover, dust jacket bad, book aXF $35.00
240 21733 USA, bottle opener, painted cast iron, 93x95mm, depicts a bald guy, handlebar moustache, 4 eyes, holes through ears for wall mount, The type at least as old as 1940s, possibly as old as 1910s, still in production as a novelty. This one is "old." some chipped paint, VF $65.00
243 0925 USA, steel engraving, 116x76mm, a bull's head with a blue ribbon on a horn, Steer for The Iron Mountain Route, back: Compliments of the Season Jan 1st 1881, scotch taped in a matted card frame, stain & other minor problems on back, XF $14.00
324 4163 USA, pass, 1960 eagle, building, HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES VISITOR'S PASS, by Bob Wilson of California to Thomas Hultgen, blank back, black on orange cardboard, 118x70mm, edge nick, XF $5.00
321 9152 USA, pass, 1963 88th CONGRESS U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES... / terms of use on back, black on yellow cardboard, 118x70mm, AU-Unc $10.00
244 1223 USA, a 4 page personal letter from 28.6.1848 by Mary Holmes, & a handwritten will with official declaration of executorship of Elisha M. Holmes, Tazewell Co., 6.7.1899, few minor split folds, otherwise VF $22.00
244 1224 USA, label, 40x165mm, HI-DE-HO STOGIE (1920s) small edge fault, VF $1.25
244 1225 USA, label, 160x210mm, SHAW'S "GOOD ADVICE" *LONG FILLER* A FINE BLEND WITH GENUINE HAVANA TOBACCO, 2 for 15¢, (1930s) AU $3.50
244 1226 USA, wrapper, Philip Morris & Co Special Blend, 1950s (?) VG $1.00
244 1227 USA, cigar band lot, 1930s? 14 pcs, all dif, few torn, some need to be steamed apart, VG-Unc $3.00
244 1228 USA, steel engraving of Lincoln similar to $5 bill, by Bureau of Engraving & Printing, 11.8x8.75", probably 1930s-40s, XF-AU $11.00
269 1064 USA, b&w photo postcard of painting of Russian tsar Alexander III, ND (1950s-60s), VF $12.00
271 1070 USA, ticket, 1924 Democratic convention, New York, black, Jefferson portrait, by M.B. Brown printer, 16x287mm, proof, Unc $33.00
271 1071 USA, memorial card, 1901 green, McKinley portrait, ...1943 ... 1901, 159x85mm, printer proof without imprint, AU-Unc $13.00
299 8260 USA, NEW YORK, indenture (land transfer), 28.2.1734 the principals are John White of Perth Amboy, Benoit Bard & Sarah his wife of Trentown, and Grace Colby widow of New York, parchment with 3 wax seals, 765x277mm, split folds, edge faults, VG $160.00
299 8261 USA, NEW YORK, 2 books recording the proceedings before a magistrate perhaps: 1790 soldiers are sworn & discharged, money changes hands, things are conveyed, I saw a reference to a drunken frolic, leather bound, rag paper, wire binding, 157x100mm, ~200 pages each, about half are blank, F $350.00
229 21717 USA, U.S. War Dept., Historical Div., Fifth Army at the Winter Line, first edition, 1945, inkstamp name on cover, few pages slight tears, F $25.00
229 21718 USA, U.S. War Dept., Military Intelligence Div., From the Volturno to the Winter Line, first edition, 1944, XF $45.00
201 21729 USA, collection of 12 dif cigar bands, 1910s-30s, unused, XF-Unc $3.00
205 21730 USA, old J.C. Higgins fishing lure VF $2.50
208 21731 USA, cigar band lot, 1930s? 14 pcs, all dif, few torn, some need to be steamed apart, VG-Unc $3.00
229 21732 USA, What Am I Laughing At?, Sgt. Ralph Stein's Cartoons From Yank, McGraw-Hill, 1944, hard cover, dust jacket bad, book aXF $35.00
240 21733 USA, bottle opener, painted cast iron, 93x95mm, depicts a bald guy, handlebar moustache, 4 eyes, holes through ears for wall mount, The type at least as old as 1940s, possibly as old as 1910s, still in production as a novelty. This one is "old." some chipped paint, VF $65.00
243 0925 USA, steel engraving, 116x76mm, a bull's head with a blue ribbon on a horn, Steer for The Iron Mountain Route, back: Compliments of the Season Jan 1st 1881, scotch taped in a matted card frame, stain & other minor problems on back, XF $14.00
244 1224 USA, label, 40x165mm, HI-DE-HO STOGIE (1920s) small edge fault, VF $1.25
244 1225 USA, label, 160x210mm, SHAW'S "GOOD ADVICE" *LONG FILLER* A FINE BLEND WITH GENUINE HAVANA TOBACCO, 2 for 15¢, (1930s) AU $3.50
244 1226 USA, wrapper, Philip Morris & Co Special Blend, 1950s (?) VG $1.00
244 1227 USA, cigar band lot, 1930s? 14 pcs, all dif, few torn, some need to be steamed apart, VG-Unc $3.00
244 1228 USA, steel engraving of Lincoln similar to $5 bill, by Bureau of Engraving & Printing, 11.8x8.75", probably 1930s-40s, XF-AU $11.00
269 1064 USA, b&w photo postcard of painting of Russian tsar Alexander III, ND (1950s-60s), VF $12.00
271 1071 USA, memorial card, 1901 green, McKinley portrait, ...1843 ... 1901, 159x85mm, printer proof without imprint, AU-Unc $13.00
276 1270 WORLD SERVICE AUTHORITY, passport, 1998 doesn't work at borders but gets you in at all WSA places, with identity badges, AU $12.00
277 1420 YUGOSLAVIA, provisional passport, 1947 issued for man, wife, child by Yugoslav consulate in Alexandria, Egypt, 4 pages, large size, 2 photos, tax stamps, inkstamps for Egypt, Yugoslavia, & Libya, tape repairs, VG $36.00
253 6029 AUSTRIA 2 photos of girls/women, perhaps 14 & 20 years old, on cards from different Vienna studios, ~64x105mm, c. 1910, VF $7.50

home (if you've never been there you really ought to take a look)
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Bob Reis POB 26303 Raleigh NC 27611 USA
phone: (919) 787-0881 (8:30AM-10:30PM EST only please)
how to order