||Franklin, LA - Parish of St. Mary 25 Cents Aug. 15, 1862. PCGS About New 53PPQ. There are several series of notes from this parish, and this is the more frequently seen. However, this example is in superb condition. Printed on brown paper by White & Son, Printers, Franklin, La. The obligation is across the center with a bolded "25" centered above. The left end shows the textual denomination in a cartouche, and the right end has a fancy ornamental device. Wide margined and deeply printed. A perfect example to represent the parish in a high quality type set of these fascinating parochial issues. Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society, Heritage Auctions Internet Sale (5/2017).
(Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions, ha.com.) Realized $270.25.