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Catalog Number 1979.21.1.4
Object Name Stamp, Ration
Title War Saving Stamp
Date 1943
Year Range from 1943
Year Range to 1943
Description .1 Envelope with 4 1 cent stamps. Written "Master Russ Collins, 22 Stanley Ave., City"
.2 Christmas Greeting card with bells and ivy "For You at Christmas' A War Savings Gift Just for You. We send Christmas Greetings and best wishes too, with this war savings stamp gift especially for You!. Includes 6 25 cent war stamps - planes, nursing sisters and ship. Spaces for 10 more stamps. "16 stamps make a $5.00 war Savings certificate at any bank or Post Office"
.3 War Savings Stamp Book. Blue background with lady "Miss Canada" holding war stamps. The book is filled with blank sections for stamps. 1 stamp
.4 Paper with 8 stamps Includes instructions "Invest in victory for your future security". This is a single sheet of paper with spots for 16 stamps. There are 8 twenty-five cent stamps all connected. No name given.
People Collins, Russ
Search Terms World War II
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Subjects WORLD WAR II
SPECIAL EVENTS - CHRISTMAS
Dimensions 17.6cm L X 15.2cm W