||Fairfield, IL - Corn Exchange Bank $5 18?? IL-265 G8 SENC. PCGS Very Good 10 Apparent. The bank failed, but the notes are rare and this is SENC. Some notes from the bank are printed in blue. At opposite ends, a farm couple and a Native American couple are contrasted, each with their trusty dog. An interesting layout from Wellstood, Hanks, Hay & Whiting. Grading notes "Edge Tears," but mostly the note is quite solid. The first we have cataloged. Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society, Heritage Auctions Internet Sale (5/2017).
(Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions, ha.com.) Realized $188.00.