Bayonne, NJ local – history, census, plating
By: Calvet M. Hahn

Jan 1 , 2003

Census

1) 5/9 Despatch Paid to H. H. Johnston Ave. D, City Golden Siegel lot 474; upper right corner of plate, position #2.
2) 5/9 no paid to Philip LaTourette, 16th St., lot 151 Siegel 3/26/96
3) 5/9 Dispatch Paid to Dr. Mitchell Bayonne; lot 515 John Fox 3/30/61, lot 315 Siegel 8/13/63; Lot 1688 Lou Robbins Dos Passos sale 9/22/81
4) 5/9 Despatch Paid stamp with position 2 top right margin to L. D. Wood -Ave., Bayonne, Lot 990 Siegel 4/25/68; lot 1578 Schwartz sale Siegel 6/27-9/00
5) 5/10 Despatch Paid to Chas. M. Packard 28 street, Hook with double strike of circle killer on two copies of the local; the left stamp is shorter than the right and appears to be a bottom left corner copy (position 9); lot 1576 Schwartz sale 6/27-9/00
6) 5/10 Despatch Paid to C. H. White, Maple Ave. City left pointing adhesive. Lot 289 H. Lazarus sale 11/27/61; lot 169 Lazarus sale 6/16/62; lot 1577 Siegel Schwartz sale 6/17-9/00
7) 5/12 (?) no paid apparently position 1 upper left corner stamp to Philip La Tourette 16th St. (PFC 126585)
8) 5/12 Despatch Paid to Mr. Mitchell; bottom sheet margin copy Stimmell holding illustrated Penny Post Jan. 1995.
9) 5/12 Despatch Paid to Harry Craft Ave S City; lot 418 Hall sale 11/13/00
10) 5/12 local no identified address on buff cover. Lot 55 Paige sale 6/10/55.
11) 5/12 no paid to Philip LaTourette Jr. lot 129 Pelander 2/4/55
12) 5/13 double strike no paid to Philip LaTourette, 16th St., City (PFC 61688)
13) 5/13 no paid sideways adhesive to Philip LaTourette Esq. 16th St., Bergen Point New Jersey (purple manuscript address) (PFC 187552); lot 228 Fox Hollowbush sale 8/15/66; lot 857 Siegel sale 10/22/68
14) 5/13 no paid large lower left margin (position 9?) to Philip LaTourette, 16th St. lot 637 in Lehman Fox sale 10/29/54; lot 907 H. R. Harmer sale 1/20/62(?); lot 1590 in the Hugh Richardson Siegel sale of 12/13-16/83; lot 151 Siegel 3/26/96
15) 5/13 to Philip LaTourette 16th St City /s/ Perry; lot 389 Stolow 2/16/65; lot 1340 Seigel 5/14/66
16) 5/13 no paid to Philip LaTourette 16th St. the purple target goes through the DI of Dispatch; lot 55 Zimmerman 3/9/68
17) 5/13 no paid in same hand as census 13 to Philip LaTourette, 16th St., Bergen Point; lot 711 J. A. Fox 1/6/67; lot 914 Siegel 1/18-19/2000
18) 5/23 no paid to Philip LaTourette, 16th St. left sheet margin adhesive with slight double struck purple killer; lot 913 Siegel 1/18-19/2000
19) 5/15 no paid to Philip LaTourette 16th St. City Lot 420 Siegel 11/13/2000 Hall sale; this may be lot 193 of the Needham/Boker/Eno sale of 3/7/51
20) 5/15 Despatch Paid to Mr. Philip LaTourette Bergen Point; lot 1590 Donald Malcolm sale Siegel 9/28/72; lot 766 Kaufmann sale 7/22/80-
21) 5/15 Despatch Paid and sideways adhesive to Zeph Donnell, present. (1991 PFC 240912) Lot 150 Siegel 3/26/96; lot 349 Meyersburg Siegel sale 6/25/97
22) 5/l5 no paid to Bayonne, seems to be position #1, ‘eL Esq.’; lot 1596 Lowe 3/6/73
23) 5/15 no paid to Philip LaTourette lot 1328 Harmer 7/22/76; lot 320 Fox 5/30/81/ lot 624 Mohrmann and lot 142 Mohrmann 1l94
24) 5/16 no paid to Philip LaTourette 16th St. Lot 1135 Herst sale 2/18/66; lot 1579 Schwartz Siegel sale
25) 5/16 no paid double concentric circle portion of stamp above to Philip LaTourette 16th St. (PFC 105734); lot 710 R. Kaufmann 12/16/81
26) 5/16 (?) no paid sideways stamp to Philip LaTourette 16th. Bergen Point (PFC 101602); lot 989 Siegel 4/145/68; Lot 297 John Kaufmann 7/10/81.
27) 5/16 no paid to Joe Levich c/o P. LaTourette lot 419 Siegel Hall sale
28) 5/17 no paid to Philip LaTourette 16th St. City (PFC 293983)
29) 5/17 no paid to Philip LaTourette 16th St. (PFC 104511) orange yellow cover lot 735 Lowe sale 9/9/81
30) 5/17 (?) no paid to Philip LaTourette (address into handstamp) with local tied by two purple circles; lot 858 Siegel 10/23/68
31) 5/17 no paid to LaTourette sideways stamp lot 246 Herst sale 3/14/72; lot 408 Siegel sale 4/4/67
32) 5/17 no Paid to Joe Levich c/o LaTourette (PFC 310672)
33) Bergen Point May 19 c.d.s and cross-cut grid killing 1¢ gray blue #183 and 2¢ vermilion 206 which overlaps local to Henry P. Hyde No. 9 Barrow St., NYC lot 1574 Schwartz Siegel sale 6/27-9/00.
34) Date unknown the ‘T’ of Tourette touches adhesive and St. of Street is under the ‘La’; lot 617 Kaufmann 9/7/79.
35) Date unknown, to Harry Craft with bold 4 vertical bar grid. Lot 856 Siegel 10/23/62 and lot 1597 Lowe 3/1/73.
36) 6/14 Bergen Point with 3¢ green #207 no local hand stamp to printed Agent Adams Express A. J. Theobald 16th St. (hardware store office) (1984 PFC 139947); lot 1575 Siegel Schwartz sale 6/27-9/00
37) 6/14 Bergen Point c.d.s. no local handstamp to Jacob Johnson, Bergen Point with Scott # 183 and 206 tied by negative killers (PFC 139948)
38) 6/19 black Bergen Point c.d.s. and 4-bar cross-cut grid ties this and #207 no local handstamp to H. Vreeland, Pamrapo, NJ. (PFC 259288)

Three covers were sold as lots 257-259 in the Kelleher Emerson sale of 2/23/39; they are probably duplicated above. The Collectors Shop sale of 12/5/46 had a very fine cover example as lot 56, and Y. Souren offered a superb cover in Stamps 5/9/36, both are probably also recorded above.

39) 9LU1 5/15 no paid to Geo Thomas, Esq. Ave. D. Bergen Point; lot 364 Middendorf net price Frajola sale (where less than three copies are reported); (Kaufmann lot 1218 9/8/79; 1979 Kaufmann net price lot 3ll; Lot 1580 Siegel Schwartz sale
40) An unused 9LU1 was offered as lot 194 in the Needham/Boker/Eno sale of 3/7/51 to Irwin Heiman and was re-offered as lot 121 in the Heiman sale of 2/24/65
41) An out-of-period out of the mails cover to stamp dealer R.R. Bogart on Nassau St. is from Dr. Mitchell using an Independent Philatelist illustrated envelope (February 1884 or later) was illustrated by Stimmell in Penny Post Jan/95