The 1972 top value family gift catalog was the catalog for all thrifty homemakers to get things for her or her home by saving and redeeming top value stamps that were given out at grocery stores, gas stations and other retail outlets with every purchase. One has approximately 12 filled pages and the rest are empty. As lontos book notes, trading stamps spread like wildfire across the. How to check the price of my stamp collection our pastimes. The best bet for owners of top value stamps is to try to sell them to collectors through ebay or similar websites. We are dealers in collectible postage stamps, postal history, philatelic literature, postcards, all types of paper ephemera, philatelic literature, auction catalogs, and rare books. Unfollow top value stamp book to stop getting updates on your ebay feed. I never use old catalogs or books as price guides, as the collectibles market is in a state of constant flux and current prices are easily available on the internet.
Old advertisements retro advertising retro ads vintage signs vintage ads vintage posters vintage food retro food funny vintage. Like the similarlyissued retailer coupons, these stamps only had a minimal cash value of a few mils thousandths of a dollar individually, but when a customer accumulated a number of them, they could be exchanged with the trading stamp company usually a thirdparty. Green stamps catalog 1966 ideabook sperry and hutchinson. Each premium was assigned a value expressed by the number of filled stamp books required to obtain it. Get the best deals on saver stamps when you shop the largest online selection at. Front cover of this book has a tear pictured the second book has not stamps and is empty. Please view all photos as they are part of the description and should be used to judge condition for yourself.
Coop savings stamps book 1970s childhood memories 70s. Product information asin b003ysmd9q unspsc code 60140000 manufacturer top value enterprises feedback if you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates. The pages could be filled with fifty single stamps, five ten stamps or one fifty stamp. As of january 1, 2010, top value certificates or stamps cannot be redeemed. Lot of vintage top value stamps saver books with stamps. Maybe theres an electric frying pan in your future check out this story on. Going through a collection and assessing each stamp. War savings stamps were issued by the united states treasury department to help fund participation in world war i and world war ii.
Top value stamps saver books, hid books, set of 3, from 1966. Reliable information about the coronavirus covid19 is available from the world health organization current situation, international travel. Top value trading stamp saver book, 1966, unused, mint. A smaller version which was used to collect five 5 10s, or one 1 50 stamps. See more ideas about stamp, book stamp, childhood memories. The stamps themselves, the stamp saver books, and the catalogs are collectibles in their own right. The minimum is less than 300 stampsin certainstates. Free shipping on many items browse your favorite brands. I couldnt track down anyone who will cash in your stamps. Although these stamps were distinct from the postal savings stamps issued by the united states post office department, the post office nevertheless played a major role in promoting and distributing war savings stamps. You could then mail in or go to a neighborhood gift center for certain items or offers.
Numerous and frequentlyupdated resource results are available from this search. Top value saver book 1966 coupons ephemera grocery store shopping. Lot 6 vtg top value stamps saver book with stamps 60s 70s crafts junk journal. Beginning of a dialog window, including tabbed navigation to register an account or sign in to an existing account. Lot of 10 top value stamps 1966 saver books unused. Compiler see all 2 formats and editions hide other formats and editions. So, if you have 50 total green stamps, they will be converted to 50 greenpoints. Aminimum of300 stamps may be redeemed at the option ofthe holder for cash in stead of merchandise. Postage stamps tend to be worth very little unless they are extremely old or rare for some other season, such as a printing flaw or high face value. The stamps were glued into books and the books were then redeemed for merchandise. I hope this information is helpful, and if so that you will please click the green accept icon as this is the only way that i can be paid for my answer through justanswer. Etsy your place to buy and sell all things handmade. Vintage top value trading stamps and saver books lot of 3. They represent a period in our history when consumers did not shop price, but were rewarded for their loyalty to merchants with the little green stamps redeemable for a host of consumer goods.
Star kept its top value stamps program until ditching it in 1982, which led to a frontpage news story. These vintage top value saver books were for collecting your top value stamps in 1975. Price new from used from paperback, january 1, 1972 please retry. Trading stamps are small paper stamps given to customers by merchants in loyalty programs that predate the modern loyalty card. Old green shield stamps saver book found during house. These stamps may have some small value as nostalgic collectibles, though they rarely sell for more than a few dollars per booklet on ebay.
Top value stamps saver books 4 total paperback january 1, 1972 see all formats and editions hide other formats and editions. See all formats and editions hide other formats and editions. This means that the value of a large stamp collection may rest on one or two individual items. Vintage top value stamps saver books tv by antiquesgaloregal.
The material presented at this span of time provided collectors with the unique opportunity to enrich their possessions with some. The first half of 2019 was full of stunning philatelic sales and auctions. Buy photo this 1982 photo shows a line of top value stamp savers waiting outside the. Top value stamps saver book pamphlet january 1, 1966 by top value enterprises inc. Selections from the 1967 top value stamps catalog papergreat. The books contained 24 pages and filling a page required 50 points, so each book contained 1,200 points. Oclcs webjunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. Vintage top value stamps saver books paper ephemera lot of. After each book was filled, you could redeem them for valuable prizes and household items. King korn stamp saver book unused with loose top value stamps vintage ephemera. Vintage top value trading stamps saver book, 1966, mint, unused.360 332 1319 1612 747 1043 917 794 1152 674 912 1499 932 1428 187 1240 1331 94 543 443 368 21 41 99 464 681 47 836 687 242 725 1145 67 184 690 1435