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    1879 12.5C T. Hobron, Kahului-Wailuku 12 1/2 Cent Railroad Token, 6/2 Stars, Thin Planchet, AU55 PCGS. M. 2TE-8. Thomas H. Hobron built a railroad in Maui to transport cane sugar between plantations and the port of Kahului. One of two die marriages confirmed for the 6/2 stars variety; repunching is apparent on the TH in THH. The mahogany-brown centers are well struck, while peripheral elements show expected blending. Listed on page 414 of the 2016 Guide Book. (Variety PCGS# 515877, Base PCGS# 600515)

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    August, 2015
    12th-16th Wednesday-Sunday
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