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    Cattle Stock Certificate, Lincoln County, New Mexico Territory, 1885. Great early New Mexico stock certificate from Lincoln County. Share certificate from the El Capitan Land and Cattle Company. Certificate #11, issued at Fort Stanton, Lincoln County, New Mexico, May 1, 1885. Signed by Melvin E. Richardson as president and Charles S. as secretary. Issued to Horace K. Thurber and signed by him on verso. Fine vignette of two bulls. Outline of bull with company's brand marks on an embossed company seal. "Fort Stanton, Lincoln County, New Mexico" printed next to title. Printed by Trautmann, Bailey & Blampey, New York. Measures approximately 6.75" X 10.5", plus the issue stub.

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    Very fine, single line cut cancellation, no loss of paper


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