Lot 768: Merchants' Association of Martinsburg, 1838 Issued Obsolete Banknote.
October 25, 2016
Fort Lee, NJ, USALive Auction
Description: Martinsburg, PA. 6 1/4 cents, H-222-2, Issued, black with allegorical reaper in top middle and allegorical woman at left, ship at right, VG with a small hole in middle and in a number of small areas due to ink burn. Scarce note in any condition. The back has hand written text " Damn old Joe returns the one for Porter - Bring out your champion - you (Claim?) old Dutch(Hog?) porter Delegates". I have no idea what it refers to, but it is interesting.