||(Wichita), KS - V. F. Ferguson 25 Cents Undated (Ca. 1880s-1890s) Whitfield 1. PCGS Very Good 10. This note is part of an unusual genre of scrip that falls into the "Not Intended to be Used as Money" class. All denominations share similar diagnostics. Printed two sides on bond paper, in all red, with the imprint of J.M. Padgett Coupon Co., Topeka on the back margin. Text is in the left center, and an ornate counter is at upper right. The back has a farmer in the center. Top text has "Will Not be Taken..." and bottom text has "Does Not Represent Money..." With only normal wear and some miniscule nicks. Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society, Heritage Auctions Internet Sale (5/2017).
(Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions, ha.com.) Realized $74.00.