1959 COMMEMORATIVES Order Number Mint Used YS1959 (1124-38) 15 Stamps, complete. Save 90¢ Mint, 25¢ Used..... $7.25 $2.45 1124 Covered Wagon & Mt. Hood 1125 1126 José de San Martín, South American Liberator Scott Number Mint Used 1124 1125 4¢ Oregon Statehood .. 4¢ José de San Martín .60 .60 .15 .15 1126 8¢ José de San Martín .70 .30 1128 1127 North Pole, NATO Emblem Dog Sled & Nautilus 10th Anniversary 1127 4¢ NATO...................... .40 .15 1128 4¢ Arctic Explorations.. .60 .15 NATO (North American Treaty Organization) was formed in 1950. The purpose of the alliance was to provide a common military defense for all member nations against possible aggression from the former Soviet Union and other Eastern European countries. Today, in addition to providing a cooperative defense against foreign aggression, the goals of NATO include developing international cooperation, crisis support, peacekeeping, and disaster relief. 1129 1130 Globe and Laurel Henry Comstockat Mount Davidson Site 1131 Great Lakes, Maple Leaf & Eagle Symbols 1129 1130 8¢ World Peace through Trade .60 4¢ Silver Centennial..... .60 .30 .15 1131 4¢ St. Lawrence Seaway .60 .15 1132 1133 U.S. Flag, 1959 Modern Farm 1132 1133 4¢ 49-Star Flag............ 4¢ Soil Conservation.... .40 .40 .15 .15 1135 Children 1134 Oil Derrick Scott Number Mint Used 1134 1135 4¢ Petroleum Industry.. 4¢ Dental Health.......... $.50 .60 $.15 .15 1136 1137 1138 Ernst Reuter, Germany Ephraim McDowellSurgeon 1136 4¢ Ernst Reuter ........... .45 .15 1137 8¢ Ernst Reuter ........... .50 .30 1138 4¢ Dr. E. McDowell..... . .60 .15 1960-61 American Credo Series 1139-44 6 Stamps, complete. Save 10¢ Mint, 5¢ Used.......... 2.50 .85 1139 1140 Quote byQuote by George Washington Benjamin Franklin 1141 1142 Quote byQuote by Thomas Jefferson Francis S. Key 1143 1144 Quote byQuote by Abraham Lincoln Patrick Henry 1139 4¢ Credo – Washington .40 .15 1140 4¢ Credo – Franklin ..... .40 .15 1141 4¢ Credo – Jefferson ... .40 .15 1142 4¢ Credo – Key............ .60 .15 1143 4¢ Credo – Lincoln....... .40 .15 1144 4¢ Credo – Henry ........ .40 .15 Each stamp from the American Credo Series features a quote from a historically important American. The stamps are fashioned to resemble colonial currency. Also, symbols that relate to the statement are incorporated into the designs, as well as a likeness of the author’s signature. The first of the series contains a statement taken from George Washington’s farewell advice to America, specifically those who would be leading the government in the future. All of the credos are important facets of the uniquely American point of view. 36 1960 COMMEMORATIVES Order Number Mint Used YS1960 (1145-73) 29 Stamps. Save $1.60 Mint, 45¢ Used.. $13.50 $4.35 1145 Boy Scout Saluting 1146 Olympic Rings & Snowflake Scott Number Mint Used 1145 4¢ Boy Scouts 50 years .60 .15 1146 4¢ 8th Winter Olympics Squaw Valley, CA........ .45 .15 1147 1148 1147 1148 Thomas G. Masaryk, Czechoslovakia 4¢ Thomas G. Masaryk .40 8¢ Thomas G. Masaryk .75 .15 .30 1149 1150 Family WalkingWater: From Towards New Life Watershed to Consumer 1149 4¢ World Refugee Year .45 .15 1150 4¢ Water Conservation .40 .15 1151 SEATO 1152 Emblem Mother & Daughter 1153 50-star U.S. Flag 1151 4¢ SEATO.................... .30 .15 1152 4¢ American Women ... .50 .15 1153 4¢ 50-Star Flag............ .50 .15 Last U.S. Postage DueStamp Set! Postage Due stamps were placed on mail to indicate insufficient postage. Postage Dues were replaced by postal meters, which are much more efficient. Get the complete 17-stamp set and save $2.40. J88-104 1959 1/2¢-$5 Postage Due, Carmine Rose, 17 Stamps, Mint, U.S. SAVE $2.55.................................... $22.50
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