Lot 68

Price Realized:  $440
CD 121 C.D.P. & T. CO., Light Yellow Olivey Green; Standout color!
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Lot 68: CD 121 C.D.P. & T. CO.  Color: Light Yellow Olivey Green  Description: 3/8" base flake/chip in the rear, 3/4" base flake, otherwise very, very near mint. The Central District & Printing Telegraph Company was started in May 1874. After the invention of the telephone, the company became a licensee of the American Telephone and Telegraph Company in the Western Pennsylvania area. The "printing telegraph" allowed the transmission of messages through a keyboard without requiring a telegrapher who was trained in Morse code. A rare and desirable color to add to your toll collection!
Estimate: $300 - $400  Open: $10
Price Realized:  $440

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