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5 edition of The inverted Jenny found in the catalog.

The inverted Jenny

George Amick

The inverted Jenny

mystery, money, mania

by George Amick

  • 161 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Amos Press in Sidney, Ohio .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Postage stamps -- Errors.,
  • Stamp collecting.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesJenny.
    Statementby George Amick.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 250 p. :
    Number of Pages250
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17952429M
    ISBN 100894870890
    OCLC/WorldCa15210523

    Connect with Linn’s Stamp News: Sign up for our newsletter Like us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter. The documents were provided to Linn’s in response to a Freedom of Information Act request for additional details on how the upright Jenny Invert panes were distributed.. The panes have become one of the most valuable recent U.S. stamp issues, selling for as much as $55,, the report.   Rare 'Inverted Jenny' Stamp Turns Up 60 Years After Theft: The Two-Way In , a block of four rare postage stamps was stolen from a display case at .

      Her Inverted Jenny block was one of just a half-dozen surviving intact from the original sheet of misprints, bought over a post office counter in by a lucky broker’s clerk who quickly.   Inverted Jenny 6 Pack Stamps. To all my kind viewers: If you want to get to know me on a personal level, check my true life book and see what .

    There is no US Inverted Jenny (genuie or not). The total story is; "a election worker wants to have seen an old stamp and it's impossibe to proof". It's an invented story. On , stamp collector William Robey discovered the now sought-after Inverted Jenny, #C3a. The Bureau of Engraving and Printing was in a rush to produce America’s first airmail stamp. Because the stamps were to be bi-colored, each sheet would be fed through the press twice – once to print the red frame and a second pass to print.


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The inverted Jenny by George Amick Download PDF EPUB FB2

The story of the Inverted Jenny is a must read. This subject is hot now with the re-issue of the Jenny by the USPS.

The author's research is amazing. It's not a new book but it's a great tool for anyone interested in philatelic history. Loved it/5(7). The Inverted Jenny book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Book by Amick, George/5. SALE RECORDS OF THE INVERTED JENNYS OWNERS’ BIOGRAPHIES AND STORIES.

Society of Inverted Jenny Owners Membership requires documentation of past or present ownership of a genuine Inverted Jenny. on the Inverted Jenny. The Inverted Jenny website was developed by Siegel Auction Galleries. A book on the Inverted Jenny, Stamp of the Century by Kellen Diamanti and Deborah Fisher, was recently published by the American Philatelic Society.

The Case of the Inverted Jenny is the first book in the Wall Street Gang action/mystery series. It features 12 to 14 year old youngsters take the less trodden path in solving suburban American mysteries, tackling intrigue every minute.

The saga of the Inverted Jenny Biplane stamps remains steeped with fascinating tales, thefts and the mysterious missing one. When the man sent a cellphone photo, the foundation’s curator, Lewis Kaufman, suspected the stamp was an Inverted Jenny that disappeared from sight soon after it was printed in   “The thief cut a cord binding two of the exhibit frames and slid back the covering sheet of glass several inches," author George Amick wrote in his book, "The Inverted Jenny.

The Amick book notes Position 34 of the Inverted Jenny was sold by Robinette in a sale with the collection of Mrs. William Deyo. New Book on Inverted Jenny. Posted on Ap by VSC [press release] The Inverted Jenny – popularly known as the upside-down airplane stamp – is the United States’ most famous postage stamp.

Desired by collectors from around the world, the little red, white and blue stamp has been making news for years now. Compare book prices from overbooksellers. Find The Inverted Jenny: Money, Mystery, Mania () by Amick, George/5(8). Nearly a century ago, the purchase of a single pane of U.S.

stamps turned the collecting world upside down. The “Jenny Invert” became the world’s most famous stamp, and the examples were eagerly sought after by prominent collectors.

Reference Books p The Inverted Jennybr Money, Mystery, Mania p Incredible stories of intrigue surround the world's best known stamp error, the United States 24 cent airmail stamp ofthe legendary upside-down Jenny.

From the discovery of the sheet of at a Washington, D.C., post office, the story of the inverted Jenny stamps unfolds in bizarre twists. For the past year, we’ve been working under an agreement with the Smithsonian National Postal Museum and the American Philatelic Society to publish Stamp of the Century in time to celebrate the th anniversary of the Inverted Jenny and and the advent of airmail in May, We’ll soon be announcing details of the publishing plan.

Piazza says that the plane engraved on the Inverted Jenny–Numberwhich flew from Potomac Park near Washington, D.C. on for the first airmail delivery–was piloted by. How the Inverted Jenny, a Cent Stamp, Came to Be Worth a Fortune To a layman, the Inverted Jenny is just a cent stamp, red with a blue picture of an old-fashioned biplane — but oops.

The. Inverted Jenny, Full Pane of 6 x $2 Postage Stamps, USAScott   The "Inverted Jenny" is a misprinted U.S. postage stamp showing an inverted image of a blue airplane. The error occurred on the cent airmail stamp of Only one sheet of one hundred inverted center stamps was sold, and no other examples have been discovered.

The 'Inverted Jenny Hotline' sells all types of antiques and collectibles, but mostly U.S. stamps for collectors. Specializing in U.S. classic stamps and GEM/Superb stamps.

Also other unique collectibles; like art, books, records, games, puzzles, jewelry, coins, etc. Certificate # – Scott #C3a, “Inverted Jenny” One of the most iconic rarities of United States philately and recognized around the world is the “Inverted Jenny” stamp. This item often transcends the boundary of philately into every day life being written about in books and magazines as well as being featured in television shows.

Customers who have recently purchased the new Inverted Jenny stamp could have a very limited edition of the famous stamp. Unique to this stamp issuance, all sheets were individually wrapped in a sealed envelope to recreate the excitement of finding an Inverted Jenny when opening the envelope and to avoid the possibility of discovering a corrected Jenny prior to purchase.

This souvenir sheet features a new version of the most famous error in the history of U.S. stamps: the Inverted Jenny, a misprint that mistakenly showed a biplane flying upside down. Reprinted with a $2 denomination to make them easily distinguishable from the cent originals, the Inverted Jennys on this sheet commemorate the many ways a single stamp can turn a moment in.

Errors such as the Inverted Jenny, of which the only were accidentally released, hold great enthusiasm for stamp collectors and the public at large. There's a fascinating book called The Inverted Jenny: Money, Mystery, Mania, by George Amick, that tells the story of this sheet of stamps.

As the world's best-known and most sought after.