Levy's Boy & Girl Scout Cachet Covers of the United States

Volume III          1961 through 1969          Online

by Jay L. Rogers

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196119651962 GS Cancel #14Cancellations
196219661962 GS FDCs
196319671962 CZ GS FDCs
196419681967 BS Postal Card FDCs
 1969Labels

What's New:


03/25/14

In 1962 GS FDCs, 62FD-14b & 62FD-124 are added.


03/26/14

In 1962 GS FDCs, 62FD-47b & 62FD-125 are added.


04/22/14

In 1962 CZ GS FDCs, 62FDCZ-1 through 62FDCZ-44 are added.




61-1

61-1


Kansas Statehood Centennial


01/29/61

Topeka, KS

Printed

Insert


Troop 7, Jayhawk Council, Topeka, KS

Same cachet as 61-20


a.

Blue

$4


b.

Green

$4


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61-2

61-2

$3


First Day of Boy Scout Week


02/07/61

Vicksburg, MS

Printed

Green

Troop 109, Vicksburg, MS


Cachet similar to 60-6, 60FD-75 & 60FDCZ-39 in print Catalog.


307



61-3

61-3

$4


Boy Scout Week


02/08/61

Lansing, MI

Rubber stamped

Red & blue

Post 5, Lansing, MI


Same cachet as used on 60FD-114.

See the Print Catalog.

Cachet also used on 62-28


307



61-4

61-4

$4


Boy Scout Week


02/08/61

Mount Vernon, WA

Printed

Brown & orange

Troop 50, Mount Vernon, WA


307



61-5

61-5

$5


Boy Scout Week


02/08/61

Saint Louis, MO

Printed

Red & khaki

Post 3, Saint Louis, MO


308



61-6

61-6

$5


Boy Scout Week


02/08/61

Anacortes, WA

Printed

Blue, red & gold

Troop 86, Anacortes, WA


308



61-7

61-7

$8


Abraham Lincoln Quote


02/08/61

Chicago, IL

Mimeographed

Violet

4" x 6" envelope

Arthur Becker


Note that the year is inverted in the circular cancel.


308



61-8

61-8

$6


International Festival


02/13/61

Anacortes, WA

Printed

Green, red & gold


San Juan Girl Scout Council, northwest WA.


308



61-9

61-9

$5


Jefferson Davis Inauguration


02/18/61

Montgomery, AL

Printed

Black

Alabamu Lodge, Order of the Arrow


309



61-10

61-10

$6


Explorer Annual Rendezvous


02/20/61

Oak Harbor, WA

Printed

Blue & brown


309



61-11

61-11

$8


Suffield Post Office Opening


02/20/61

Suffield, CT

Rubber stamped

Blue

Troop 160, Suffield, CT


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61-11.1

61-11.1

$8


Tioughnioga Council Scout-O-Rama


02/28/61

Cortland, NY

Printed

Black

Tioughnioga Council, Cortland, NY


Advertising the forthcoming April 7 Scout-O-Rama.    With "I Will Do My Best" meter in red.


309



61-12

61-12

$4


Eighth Midwest Postage Stamp & Coin Show


03/11/61

Chicago, IL

Printed

Green

American Topical Association


Also same cachet as 58-82 & 59-10. See the print Catalog.


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61-13

61-13

$4


George Washington Chapter SOSSI 5th Anniversary Meeting


03/12/61

New Brunswick, NJ

100 Printed

Black

LeRoy Edwards


This example autographed by W. Arthur McKinney, SOSSI Journal editor, and Oscar Hengstler, Chapter president.


310



61-14

61-14

$8


Camp Capital Campaign


03/24/61

Chicago, IL

Printed

Green & red

Chicago Council, Chicago, IL


#10 envelope with "Hi! Come on Join our gang!" meter slogan. "Camp" was the Owasippe Scout Camps.


310



61-15

61-15

$5


FDC Fort Sumter Stamp


04/12/61

Charleston, SC

Printed

Black

Unali'yi Lodge Order of the Arrow


310



61-16

61-16

$3


Scout-O-Rama


04/14/61

Tucson, AZ

Printed

Green

Catalina Council, Tucson, AZ


310



61-16.1

61-16.1

$8


1961 Scout Circus


04/14/61

Washington, DC

Printed

Red

National Capital Area Council


#10 envelope with "Scoutings Golden Jamboree" meter slogan in red.


310



61-17

61-17

$6


Cub Scout Pow Wow


04/22/61

Wayne, NJ

Printed

Black

Ed Ross


This example was used at a later date, August 11, and mailed from East Paterson, NJ by the cachet maker, Ed Ross.


311



61-18

61-18

$6


Chicago Council 51st Anniversary Meeting


04/29/61

Chicago, IL

Typed

Black

Arthur Becker

Also on UX46 postal card.


311



61-19

61-19

$3


Scout Capades


05/05-06/61

Buffalo, NY

Printed

Blue & brown

Tonawandas District, NY


311



61-20

61-20


FDC of Kansas Statehood Stamp


05/10/61

Council Grove, KS

Printed

Insert


Troop 7, Jayhawk Council, Topeka, KS

Same cachet as 61-1


a.

Blue

$5


b.

Green

$5


311



61-21

61-21

$4


Scout-O-Rama


05/13/61

Mount Vernon, WA

Printed

Blue, red & gold

Troop 86, Anacortes, WA


312



61-21.1

61-21.1

$7


Boyce Memorial Trail


05/14/61

Ottawa, IL

Typed in Black and Ballpoint in Red,

Starved Rock Area Council, IL


312



61-22

61-22

$4


Scout-O-Rama


05/26/61

San Mateo, CA

Printed

Black

Troop 160, Redwood City, CA


312



61-23

61-23

$10


International Camp-O-Ree


05/27/61

Coupeville,WA

Printed

Red, blue & green


North King District, WA, USA & Fraser District, B.C., Canada


312



61-24

61-24

$3


Paxton District Camporee


05/27/61

Linglestown, PA

Thermographed

Red & brown

Paxton District, PA


312



61-25

61-25

$8


Tahoe Area Council Stationery


05/30/61 example

Auburn, CA

Printed

Red & blue

#10 envelope

Tahoe Area Council, Auburn, CA


313



61-26

61-26

$6


Ukrainian Plast in Boston

Ulana Kravchenko

Poet


5/31/61

Boston, MA

Printed in blue, black, yellow & brown

Rubber stamped in violet & blue


313



61-27

61-27

$3


Annual Camporee


06/02-04/61

Tonawanda, NY

Printed

Blue & brown

Tonawandas District, NY


313



61-28

61-28

$4


Harcorama Jubileus Own ZHP


06/05/61

Chicago, IL

Printed

Gold & black

50 years of Polish Scouting


313



61-29

61-29

$4


Adventures in Scouting


06/10/61

Paterson, NJ

Printed

Green & red

Alhtaha Council, Paterson, NJ


314



61-30

61-30

$4


Adventures in Scouting Camp Veritans


06/10/61

Paterson, NJ

Printed

Blue & brown

RossCraft


314



61-32

61-32

$5


Flag Day


06/14/61

Anacortes, WA

Printed

Red, blue & green

Senior Troop 27, Anacortes, WA


314



61-33

61-33

$6


Flag Day


06/14/61

Old Glory, TX

Printed

Blue, red & brown

Troop 86, Anacortes, WA


314



61-34

61-34

$5


Custer's Last Stand


06/25/61

Garryowen, MT

Printed

Black

Insert

Post 12, Urbana, IL


315



61-35

61-35

$5


Explorer Delegate Conference Region 2


06/27/61

Syracuse, NY

Printed

Red & black

Post 1, North Caldwell, NJ


315



61-36

61-36

$5


Scout Capades


06/29/61

Newport, KY

Printed

Black

Cherokee District, Newport, KY


315



61-37

61-37

$4


Cathoree


08/11/61

Aurora, IL

Printed

Blue

Kedeka Area Scouts, Aurora, IL


315



61-38a
61-38b

61-38a

 

61-38b


Summer Camp Troop 116


Pacoima, CA

Printed

Red, yellow-orange & black

Insert

Troop 116, Pacoima, CA


a.

Opening Day of Camp   08/12/61   100 made

$4


b.

Pirate Nite   08/14/61   49 made

$6


316



61-39

61-39

$5


46th Anniversary Conference of the Order of the Arrow


08/21/61

Bloomington, IN

Printed

Black & red

Insert


So-Aka-Gha-Gwa Lodge #212 of OA, White River Council, IN


316



61-40

61-40

$5


Polish Scout in Exile Conference

 

V Walny Zjazd


09/02/61

Chicago, IL

Printed

Green


316



61-41

61-41

$5


SOSSI Palmetto Chapter Organization Meeting


10/07/61

Columbia, SC

Printed

Red & black on gray envelope

Palmetto Chapter, SOSSI


Example signed by attending members.


316



61-42

61-42

$6


First Oklahoma Woodbadge


10/07/61

Sasakwa, OK

Mimeographed

Black

Camp Sasakwa, Last Frontier Council, OK


The Camp's name on the cachet is spelled incorrectly.


317



61-43

61-43

$8


Scout Fair


10/12/61

Reading, PA

Printed

Green & yellow

Daniel Boone Council, Reading, PA

#10 envelope


Example franked with undated meter at non-profit rate and probably mailed as advertising prior to event.


317



61-44

61-44

$4


Troop 116 Field Day


10/15/61

Pacoima, CA

Printed

Green, black & red

Troop 116, Pacoima, WA


Same cachet as 59-68a & 60-130 in the print Catalog.


317



61-45

61-45

$6


Civil War Centennial - Day of Irreconcilability


11/07/61

Brooklyn, NY

Printed

Blue

Rostislav Polchaninoff


See other Polchaninoff Irreconcilability covers in the print Catalog: 54-21, 55-23, 56-26, 57-61 & 58-73


317



61-46

61-46

$3


Biennial Scout Circus


11/16/61

Saint Louis, MO

Printed

Green & red

Post 3, Saint Louis, MO


318



61-47

61-47

$5


Scouting Exposition


11/19,20/61

New York, NY

Printed

Postcard, 3.25"x 5.5"

Purple

Troop 515, New York, NY


The Exposition ran Friday thru Sunday, 11/17 - 11/19/61.

Known cancellations are from Sunday & Monday.


Also known handcolored.


318



61-48

61-48

$4


Post Office Dedication

Walker, MN


11/25/61

Walker, MN

Printed

Red

Troop 40, Walker, MN


Same image as on 60-54 in the print Catalog.


318



61-49

61-49

$4


Silver Jubilee Troop 145


11/30/61

Denver, CO

Printed

Yellow, silver & blue

Insert

Troop 145, Denver, CO


318



61-50

61-50

$4


Centennial of "Old Abe" & Winter Encampment


12/05/61

Jim Falls, WI

Printed

Red & blue

Insert

Troop 120, Chippewa Valley Council, WI


318



61-51

61-51

$15


Ingawanis Scout Camp


12/15/61

Waterloo, IA

Printed

Brown & red on orange

Wapsipinicon (Wapsie) Area Council


Also see 60-151 in Print Catalog


318