These nations’ first-ever U.S.-Chinese joint stamp issues symbolize both nations’ dedication to preserving wildlife. The North American whooping crane and the Chinese black-necked crane are both endangered species that have recently benefited from conservation efforts. 2867-68 Cranes Scott Number Mint 2867-68 29¢ Black-necked Crane & Whooping Crane2 Stamps..................... $2.60 2867 29¢ Black-necked Crane 1.30 2868 29¢ Whooping Crane... 1.30 Used $.50 .25 .25 2871 2872 2873 Madonna and Child Christmas SantaStocking (self-adhesive) 2874 Cardinal (self-adhesive) 2876 Year of the Boar 2871 29¢ Christmas – Traditional 1.60 .15 2872 29¢ Christmas – Contemporary 1.75 .15 2873 29¢ Christmas – Contemporary S/A............................... 1.75 .15 2873a 29¢ Pane of 12 ............ 20.95 - - 2874 29¢ Christmas – Contemporary S/A............................... 1.85 1.75 2874a 29¢ Pane of 18 ............ 32.95 - - 2876 29¢ Chinese New Year 1.95 1.85 2875 100th Anniversary Issue 2875 $2 BEP Souvenir Sheet 29.95 27.50 100 Years of Stamp Printing at the BEP! This souvenir sheet celebrates the 100th Anniversary of U.S. stamp printing by the Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP). Previously, private companies had printed America’s stamps. The #262 stamp featured on the sheet was created in 1894 and was one of the first two designed at the BEP. Are These Legendary StampsIn Your Collection? Now you can own the stamps that created one of the biggest controversies ever in American philately! stamp featuring the famous rodeo cowboy Bill Pickett on the first version of the Legends of the West sheet actually pictured his brother Ben. Those stamps were withdrawn, and although they were never released for sale, a small amount had been sold, creating a precious rarity. Soon after, the Postal Service decided to sell 150,000 Legends error sheets by mail order lottery to recoup printing costs, creating a great deal of controversy. Mystic now has a small supply of this philatelic gem! And to make your collection complete, you’ll want to own the reprinted sheet as well. With them both in your collection, you’ll have the full story of the Legends error. your mint sheets or used singles today! Scott Number 2869 29¢ Legends of the West2869 29¢ Legends of the WestSet of 20 Stamps........... $32.95 20 Stamps........ $27.50 $24.95 2870 29¢ Legends of the West, Error 20 Stamps ........ 375.00 2869 Mystic’s Legends of the West FDCs, Set of 20.......................... 52.95 2870 Error Sheet 2869 Reprinted Design The Send for Mint Used $27.50 - - - Scott Number Mint Used 1994-95 Regular Issue Stamps 2877//2920 (2877-93, 2897, 2913-16, 2919-20) 24 Stamps, Save $2.75 Mint, $1.10 Used... $28.50 $9.75 2877 2878 Dove with Olive Dove with Olive Branch Branch 2877 2878 3¢ Make-up Rate ......... 3¢ Make-up Rate, dark blue .15 .15 .15 .15 2879 2880 2881 2882 Old Glory(sheet) 2879 2880 2881 2882 20¢ Old Glory............... 20¢ Old Glory, red “G” 32¢ Old Glory, black “G” 32¢ Old Glory, red “G” 1.10 1.10 2.00 1.50 .20 .50 .75 .15 2883 2884 2885 Old Glory(booklet) 2883 2884 2885 32¢ Old Glory, black “G” 32¢ Old Glory, blue “G” 32¢ Old Glory, red “G” 1.30 1.50 1.75 .15 .15 .15 82 2886 2887 2888 Old GloryOld GlorySelf-Adhesive Scott Number Mint Used 2886 32¢ Old Glory S/A, blk “G” $1.30 $.15 2887 32¢ Old Glory S/A, blk “G” 1.30 1.00 2888 25¢ Old Glory “G,” blue, coil 1.30 .75 2889 2890 2891 Old Glory(coil) 2889 32¢ Old Glory, black “G” 2.50 2.00 2890 32¢ Old Glory, blue “G” 1.30 .15 2891 32¢ Old Glory, red “G” 2.00 .20 Sweeping rate changes and the use of four different printers left some collectors a little confused. G-rate stamp printers included: the Bureau of Engraving and Printing; the American Bank Note Company; Stamp Venturers; and Avery-Denison, a pioneer in the field of self-adhesive stamps. 2892 2893 2897 Old Glory Flag Over Porch 2892 32¢ Old Glory, red “G”, roulette coil .................. 1.30 .15 2893 5¢ Old Glory, “G,” green, coil .50 .50 2897 32¢ Flag Over Porch, sheet 1.30 .20
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