#Q5 – 1913 5c Parcel Post Stamp

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U.S. #Q5
1912 5¢ Mail Train
Parcel Post
 
 
Issue Date: 1913
City: Washington, DC
Quantity: 108,153,993
Printed By: Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Printing Method: Engraved
Perforations:
12
Color: Carmine rose
 
Issued in 1913, expertly engraved Parcel Post issues capture the romance of days gone by.  Each pictures a different mode of transportation.  The 5¢ Mail Train pictures the specially designed car used to speed mail delivery.  Look carefully and you’ll see a mail hook with a mailbag hanging on it.  Because trains didn’t stop at every station, clerks on the train grabbed the bag as it rushed past at high speeds. Less than a year after they were issued, Parcel Post stamps were made valid for all classes of mail until their supply ran low.  Add this history to your collection – choose mint or postally used condition.
   
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U.S. #Q5
1912 5¢ Mail Train
Parcel Post
 
 
Issue Date: 1913
City: Washington, DC
Quantity: 108,153,993
Printed By: Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Printing Method: Engraved
Perforations:
12
Color: Carmine rose
 

Issued in 1913, expertly engraved Parcel Post issues capture the romance of days gone by.  Each pictures a different mode of transportation.  The 5¢ Mail Train pictures the specially designed car used to speed mail delivery.  Look carefully and you’ll see a mail hook with a mailbag hanging on it.  Because trains didn’t stop at every station, clerks on the train grabbed the bag as it rushed past at high speeds.

Less than a year after they were issued, Parcel Post stamps were made valid for all classes of mail until their supply ran low.  Add this history to your collection – choose mint or postally used condition.