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Hard to believe but I think our next show will be the Ohio Show in Mansfield on the first weekend of of May. Carl picked up some goodies at Vicksburg so hopefully we'll get them listed soon.

M00405 - Molly Pitcher -- Artillerist -- First Day Cover -- Battle of Monmouth

Item Number: M00405

Item Title: Molly Pitcher -- Artillerist -- First Day Cover -- Battle of Monmouth

Price: $5

Shipping: Included

Provenance: US

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Description:First day cover for a stamp issued honoring Molly Pitcher who picked up a sponge and chipped in after her husband collapsed at the Battle of Monmouth in New Jersey.

I had heard of her, but didn't recall her story until researching this:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Molly_Pitcher

For the artillery collector who has everything!


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