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Chicago Honduras Mining and Commercial Company Stock

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Stock & Bond - Mining Start Price:40.00 USD Estimated At:80.00 - 150.00 USD
Chicago Honduras Mining and Commercial Company Stock
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# 136 for 10 shares to WO Osgood. signed by William McMullen and president WO Osgood. Dateline Chicago 1884. Spectacular looking stock with a few miner edge issues. Brown wavy background, brown fancy underprint 'Shares $10 each. Heavy brown key notes. Two eagle vignettes and one underground mining vignette. JMW Jones printer. Not Cancelled. Reverse has fancy Green underprint - very different. Some minor edge issues are all that mare this cert. With this spectacular looking stock, one can only imagine how successful it was. In 1901 the United States investor, in answer to a question on the status of the company had this to say,"Certificate of complete organization of this company was issued under the laws of Illinois October 31 1882. Incorporating the Chicago Honduras Mining & Commercial Co. for a period of 99 years with a capital stock of $3,000,000 with principal office located in Chicago. This corporation has never made report as required by the statutes of that state. The company has no office in Chicago and we can fin none of the names of the directors in the Chicago directory. The company is doubtless out of existence." Prag Collection State: Honduras City: Date: 1884 HWAC# 83978