Lot 1398 Canada #106xiii 1915 2c deep rose red Admiral Experimental Coil Paste-Up Strip of Four, mint never hinged, with each stamp signed JNS (Jim N. Sissons). Quite fresh and with all stamps very fine centered, unlisted in Unitrade as a paste up strip or as very fine centered. All these attributes together make this a desirable strip. Ex. Stan Lum and Ames collections. Rsv. Unitrade CV$750, sold for C$625.00 plus 15% buyer’s premium.
Lot 617 Prince Edward Island #9d 1868 4d black Queen Victoria Imperforate right sheet marginal block of six, unused (no gum), with “FOUP” variety on the top middle stamp. Very fine and purchased from J.N. Sissons in 1946, also ex. Earl of Crawford. Catalogue value is for three regular imperforate pairs only. From the Louis Sidney Crosby Collection of Prince Edward Island. Unitrade CV$450, sold for C$425 plus buyer’s premium.