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

Volume III          1961 through 1969          Online

by Jay L. Rogers

Copyright © 2009, 2010 & 2011 by Scouts on Stamps Society International, Inc.  All rights reserved.

This is a work in progress.  Entries are chronological.
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196119651962 GS Cancel #14Cancellations
196219661962 GS FDCs
196319671962 CZ GS FDCs
196419681967 BS Postal Card FDCs
 1969Labels

The first 23 covers listed are


50th Anniversary Girl Scouts of USA covers with Scout Cancel #14

In use 01/01/62 - 03/12/62


Click on 1962 GS Cancel #14 for the Cancel Details




62-1

62-1


Boerger A.B.C.

Printed

Green with different colored frames


a.

Red frame

$6


b.

Brown frame

$6


c.

Blue frame

$6


d.

Green frame

$6


e.

Orange frame

$6


Example

03/02/62

Lakewood, CA

Cancel #14a

[Dean 69}


319



62-2

62-2

$6


Clyde Sarzin

Printed

Green


Example

01/01/62

Jackson, MI

Cancel #14a


319



62-3

62-3

$6


Kokomo Stamp Club

Thermographed

Green & brown


Example

03/12/62

Azle, TX

Cancel #14b


319



62-4

62-4

$6


62-4 with Greenwich, CT cancel

$25


Milton Klein - Small Trefoil "1912 - 1962"

Printed

Green


Example

03/12/62

Azle, TX

Cancel #14b


319



62-5

62-5

$6


62-5 with Greenwich, CT cancel

$25


Milton Klein - Small Trefoil "Special Cancellation"

Printed

Green


Example

01/25/62

Azle, TX

Cancel #14b


320



62-6
62-6b

62-6a

    

62-6b


Ross-Cachets

Printed

Green


a.

First Day of Use    01/01/62    Example    Durham, NC    Cancel #14a

$12


b.

Last Day of Use    03/12/62    Example    Oklahoma City, OK    Cancel #14a

$12


320



62-6c

62-6c

$15


Ross-Cachets w/o "First Day" or "Last Day"

Printed

Green


Example

01/03/62

Roanoke, VA

Cancel #14a


320



62-7

62-7

$6


Milton Klein - Large Trefoil "Special Cancellation"

Printed

Black


Example

01/15/62

Henderson, NC

Cancel #14b


320



62-8

62-8

$6


Fidalgo

Printed

Green, blue & red


Example

03/12/62

Henderson, NC

Cancel #14b

[Dean 77]


320



62-9

62-9

$6


Milton Klein - Girl Scout

Printed

Green


Example

01/15/62

Holyoke, MA

Cancel #14a


321



62-10

62-10

$6


Milton Klein - Badge

Printed

Black


Example

01/11/62

Jackson, MI

Cancel #14a


321



62-11a
62-11b

62-11a    62-11b


Dean

Printed

Green

Examples

01/01/62


a.

"Logan, West Virginia"  Cancel #14d   [Dean 70-1-A]

$8


b.

"Roanoke, Virginia"  Cancel #14a   [Dean 70-2-A]

$6


321



62-12

62-12

$6


C. G. Junior III - Celebration

Printed

Green


Example

03/12/62

Lynn, MA

Same cachet as 62FDCZ-40a

Cancel #14a


321



62-13

62-13

$7


C. G. Junior III - Special Cancel

Printed

Blue & red


Example

01/01/62

Roanoke, VA

Cancel #14a


322



62-14

62-14

$6


Kilish

Printed

Black


Example

03/12/62

Roswell, NM

Cancel #14b


322



62-15

62-15

$6


Prince L. Watkins

Rubber stamped

Black


Example

03/12/62

Saint Louis, MO

Cancel #14b


322



62-16

62-16

$6


Santiam Girl Scout Council, Salem, OR

Printed

Dark green


Example

03/12/62

Rochester, NY

Cancel #14a

Same cachet as 62FDCZ-25


322



62-17

62-17

$6


John Owen

Rubber stamped Trefoil in Green, Foil label in Black & green


Example

03/12/62

Lakewood, CA

Cancel #14a


323



62-17.1

62-17.1


Bennet D. Kitts

Rubber stamped Trefoil

25mm Diam.


a.

Green

$7


b.

Blue

$8


Example

01/01/62

Livermore, CA

Cancel #14a


323



62-18a
62-18b

62-18a      62-18b


Mrs John Bridgewater

Rubber stamped Trefoil in Green

21mm Diam.


All Bridgewaters are numbered lower left corner in pencil.


a.

Example 01/15/62   Henderson, NC   Cancel #14b

$6


b.

With Girl Scout Thinking Day text Hand written in Green ink

$8


     02/22/62   Example   Lovington, NM   Cancel #14b


323



62-19

62-19

$8


Crosby

Thermographed

Green with Black & white photograph


Example

03/12/62

Oklahoma City, OK

Cancel #14a


This is a reuse of 48FD-19a.  See the Print Catalog.


323



62-20

62-20

$7


Ed Ross

Printed

Green


Example

01/06/62

Lynnfield, MA

Cancel #14a

[Dean 74]


During May of 1962, Ed Ross offered to print this cachet on SOSSI members' envelopes.


324



62-21

62-21

$6


62-21 with Greenwich, CT cancel

$25


Generic - Envelopes

Printed

Blue


Example

02/01/62

Lynn, MA

Cancel #14a


324



62-22a
62-22b

62-22a   62-22b


52nd Boy Scout Week   Cancel #14b


Saint Louis, MO

02/08/62

Printed

Dark blue & green

Post 3, Saint Louis, MO


a.

As pictured

$6


b.

Additional Post 3 cachet rubber stamped in black

$7


Content error

This was the 44th Boy Scout Week, not the 52nd.  The first Boy Scout Week was in 1919.


See 19-1 in the Print Catalog.


324



62-23a

62-23a


62-23b-meter 62-23c-corner

62-23b

62-23c


62-23d-meter

62-23d



Build Serve Achieve


Printed

Blue & gray on blue #10 envelope


a.

National Council BSA, New Brunswick, NJ with "Build Serve Achieve"


Scout meter cancel in blue. Example 01/04/62

$6


Scout meter cancel in red. Example 09/19/62

$6


b.

National Council, BSA, New Brunswick, NJ with "Strengthen America


Character Counts" Scout meter cancel in blue. Example 02/16/62

$6


c.

Region 2, BSA, New York, NY. Example 04/09/62

$8


d.

National Council, BSA, New Brunswick, NJ with "Strengthen America


Be Prepared Be Fit" Scout meter cancel in red.


Example 03/02/63  6"x9" envelope

$6


This cachet graphic was promoted by and available from National Council for Councils to use and further distribute.


324



62-24

62-24

$4


Boy Scout Week


02/07/62

Vicksburg, MS

Printed

Blue on blue envelope

Troop 109, Vicksburg, MS


Also on white envelope. Also with "Cachet" misspelled "Cached" on blue envelope.


325



62-24.1

62-24.1

$8


Boy Scout Badge


1962

St Louis, MO

Printed

Blue

#10 envelope


325



62-25

62-25

$5


T'kope Kwiskwis Lodge, WWW Stationery


Example 09/17/62

Seattle, WA

Printed

Red & black

T'kope Kwiskwis Lodge, WWW, Seattle, WA

#10 envelope


Image & corner card text used on 62-26b


325



62-26

62-26


Potlatch 1962


02/03/62

Seattle, WA

Printed

T'kope Kwiskwis Lodge, WWW, Seattle, WA


a.

Red-brown & black   Image shown

$5


b.

Red & black

$5


Same cachet as used on 62-25 #10 envelope stationery.


325



62-27

62-27

$4


Philmont


02/07/62

Cimarron, NM

Printed

Brown on #6¼ orange envelope

Killbuck District, Buckeye Council, OH


325



62-28

62-28

$4


Boy Scout Week


02/07/62

Lansing, MI

Rubber stamped

Black

Post 5, Lansing, MI


Same cachet as used on 60FD-114 in the Print Catalog & on 61-3


326



62-29

62-29

$4


Boy Scout Week


02/08/62

Saint Louis, MO

Printed

Light brown & brown

St. Louis Chapter, SOSSI


326



62-30

62-30

$5


Boy Scout Week


02/08/62

Canton, OH

Printed

Blue & gold

Troop 122, Canton, OH


326



62-31

62-31


50 Years of Scouting


02/12/62 - 03/20/62

Brooklyn, NY

Printed

Brown & yellow-green

Iroquois Troop 62, Brooklyn, NY


a.

As pictured

$4


b.

As a. plus Hand Colored

$6


326



62-32

62-32

$5


FDC Project Mercury Stamp - John Glenn


02/20/62

Cape Canaveral, FL

Printed

Brown

Post 97, East Paterson, NJ


327



62-33

62-33

$6


FDC Project Mercury Stamp


02/20/62

Billings, MT

Printed

Blue

Troop 2, Billings, MT


327



62-33.1

62-33.1

$5


FDC Project Mercury Stamp


02/20/62

Assonet, MA

Printed

Brown


327



62-34

62-34

$4


Drecopex '62


02/22/62

Columbia, SC

Printed

Black

Dreher Stamp & Coin Club, Columbia, SC


327



62-35

62-35

$5


50 TH Anniversary the Girl Scouts


03/12/62

Savannah, GA

Thermographed

Green & gold

Walters

[Dean 75]


328



62-36

62-36

$5


Girl Scouts USA Golden Jubilee


03/16/62

New York, NY

Mimeographed

Purple

Dean

[Dean 80]


Floyd V. Steutel-Dean wrote in his 1965 Girl Scout Cachets "(Post Office error,


clerk didn't change date in cancelling device to 17 March)"


328



62-37

62-37


Scouting Trails in Action


05/26/62

Valley Forge, PA

Silk screened

Yellow & blue

Troop 224, Darby, PA


Cachet similar to 60-145 in the Print Catalog.


a.

As pictured

$6


b.

As a. with detailed Scout Badge rubber stamped


in blue over yellow Badge.

$6


328



62-38

62-38

$6


Cavalcade of Scouting


03/30-31/62

Worcester, MA

Printed

Red, blue & olive

Mohegan Council, MA


Also

Used as FDC of World United Against Malaria stamp

03/30/62

Washington, DC


328



62-39

62-39

$5


Area 11B Conference - Order of the Arrow


03/31/62

Brinnon, WA

Printed

Red & blue

Insert

T'Kope Kwiskwis Lodge, WWW, Seattle, WA


329



62-40

62-40

$4


Scout-O-Rama


04/07/62

Cortland, NY

Printed

Green

Tioughnioga Council, Cortland, NY


329



62-41

62-41

$6


FDC Shiloh Stamp - Battle of Shiloh


04/07/62

Shiloh, TN

Printed

Black & blue

Insert


Troop 343, Memphis, TN

Also on #10 envelope


329



62-42

62-42


FDC Shiloh Stamp - Confederate Leaders


04/07/62

Shiloh, TN

Also Corinth, MS

Printed

Black & red on gray envelope

Insert


Troop 343, Memphis, TN

Also on #10 envelope


Shiloh, TN

$6


Corinth, MS

$8


329



62-43a
62-43b

62-43a   62-43b


FDC Shiloh Stamp - Union Generals


04/07/62

Printed

Black & blue

Insert

Troop 343, Memphis, TN


a.

Shiloh, TN

$6


Also on #10 envelope with 62-42 added as second cachet.

$12


b.

Savannah, TN


With addition of Grant's Headquarters cachet rubber stamped in red.

$10


Also without Grant's Headquarters Cachet on both #6¾ & #10 envelopes.

$8


330



62-44

62-44

$4


Congratulations Girl Scouts


04/07-08/62

Logansport, IN

Printed

Brown & green

Logansport Stamp & Coin Club,


Logansport, IN

[Dean 81]


330



62-45 62-45-3

62-45

$5


Let Freedom Ring

Big Show BSA


04/13/62

Cincinnati, OH

Printed

Red

Cub Pack 354, Cincinnati, OH


The circular Cub Scout cachet in purple, used to appear as a cancel, is on an uncancelled envelope with the 62-45 cachet.  Both cachets on the same cover remain unknown (to the editors) but are thought likely to exist.


330



62-46

62-46

$4


Dogwood Arts Festival


04/22/62 - 05/05/62

Knoxville, TN

Printed in Green

Hand painted in Pink


Tanasi Girl Scout Troop 312, Knoxville, TN

[Dean 82}


330



62-46.1

62-46.1

$6


Order of the Arrow Area III-C Pow Wow


04/27/62

Gore, VA

Printed

Red & black

#7¾ envelope


331



62-47

62-47

$4


On My Honor Troop 111


04/28/62

Harrington Park, NJ

Printed

Red & blue

Insert


Troop 111, Harrington Park, NJ


331



62-48

62-48

$6


Scout Show


05/4-6/62

Clifton, NJ

Printed

Red, blue & green

Insert


Example with "Support Scouting" meter cancel

Post 74, Clifton, NJ

#10 envelope


331



62-49

62-49

$4


Scout-O-Rama


05/4,5/62

Buffalo, NY

Printed

Red & gray

Buffalo Area Council, Buffalo, NY


331



62-50
62-50b

62-50a   62-50b


Scouting in Action


05/10/62

Philadelphia, PA

Printed

Liberty Bell Chapter, SOSSI

Yellow envelope


a.

Blue & red

$3


b.

as a. plus hand colored & additional black, rubber stamped cachet.

$6


332



62-51

62-51

$4


Scout • O • Rama


05/11,12/62

San Francisco, CA

Printed

Brown

Troop 15, San Francisco, CA


332



62-52

62-52

$4


Yonkers Scouting Exposition


05/12/62

Yonkers, NY

Printed

Red & black


332



62-53

62-53


Stamp & Coin Club Exhibit


05/12/62

Cheektowaga, NY

Mimeographed

Troop 840, Cheektowaga, NY


a.

Trefoil   Green   [Dean 84-1-A]

$6


b.

Trefoil   Green & red   [Dean 84-1-B]

$7


c.

Circle   Blue   [Dean 84-2-A]

$7


332



62-54a
62-54b

62-54a   62-54b


Boy Scout Day

Seattle World's Fair


05/19/62

Space Needle, WA

Printed

Red, blue & black

T'kope Kwiskwis Lodge, WWW, Seattle WA


a.

As pictured

$5


b.

With additional "World's Fair" cachet used to appear as cancel.


Rubber stamped in black.

$6


333



62-55a
62-55b

62-55a   62-55b


Boy Scouts of America

Seattle World's Fair


Space Needle, WA

Printed

Blue, yellow & red

National Council, BSA


a.

Example   05/19/62   Used on other dates throughout Fair.

$5


05/29/62   With Centex Exhibition Station cancel.

$6


b.

05/26/62   With additional typed "Oregon Day" text in black.


Troop 126.

$6


333



62-56

62-56

$4


Wooden Nickle (Sic)

Cavalcade of Scouting


05/21/62

Brockton, MA

Rubber stamped

Red & black

Troop 300, Brockton, MA


333



62-57

62-57

$4


Paxton District Spring Camporee


05/25/62

Linglestown, PA

Printed

Red & black

Paxton District, Keystone Area Council, PA


333



62-59

62-59

$6


Golden Jubilee Troop 5


05/25/62

Columbia, SC

Xerox copy on 5.4" x 7.5" yellow sheet

Black

Palmetto Chapter, SOSSI


334



62-60

62-60

$4


Scout-O-Rama

San Mateo County Council


05/25,26/62

San Mateo, CA

Printed

Black

Troop 160, Redwood City, CA


334



62-61

62-61

$5


Camporee

Yonkers


05/25,26/62

Cornwall, NY

Printed

Black & green


334



62-62

62-62

$4


Camporall

Buffalo Area Council


06/1-3/62

Orchard Park, NY

Printed

Gray & green

Ganasota Chapter, WWW, Buffalo , NY


334



62-63

62-63

$5


North Shore Area Council Stationery


06/8/62

Example

Glencoe, IL

Printed

Green

North Shore Area Council, Glencoe, IL


With "Build Serve Achieve" meter cancel in red.

#10 Envelope

Used through 1964


335



62-64

62-64

$4


Scout-O-Rama

Chief Okemos Council


06/09/62

Okemos, MI

Printed

Red

Post 5, Lansing, MI


335



62-65

62-65

$5


Long House Dedication


06/9/62

Monroe, WA

Printed

Brown

Insert

T'kope Kwiskwis Lodge, WWW, Seattle WA


335



62-66

62-66

$4


Flag Day


06/14/62

Anacortes, WA

Printed

Red & blue

Senior Troop 27, Anacortes, WA


335



62-67

62-67

$5


Camp Onteora


06/30/62

Livingston Manor, NY

Block print & hand colored

Black & gray

Troop 514, Malverne, NY


Opening Day of 1962 season at Onteora Scout Reservation, Nassau County Council, NY.


336



62-68

62-68

$4


Oregon Trail Council Stationery


07/03/62

Example

Eugene, OR

Printed

Black

Oregon Trail Council, Eugene, OR


Example with "Support Scouting" meter in blue.


336



62-69

62-69

$4


Alpine Trek


07/16/62

Marblemount, WA

Printed

Black, green & orange

Troop 81


336



62-70

62-70

$5


1st Biennial National Tour

Explorer Post 3


07/17/62

Cimarron, NM

Printed label

Multicolored

Post 3, St Louis, MO


336



62-71

62-71

$5


Philmont

Scout Ranch Expidition (sic)


07/17/62

Cimarron, NM

Printed

Yellow & black

Post 3, St Louis, MO


337



62-72

62-72

$5


Latvian Scout & Guide Camp

45th Anniversary Latvian Scouts


07/29/62

Example

Brooklyn, NY

Printed

Green

1961 "Founder of Latvian Scouting" label

Printed in Red


Advertising the Latvian Scout & Guide camp to be held 08/25/62 - 09/2/62 in Kalamazoo, MI.

#10 Envelope


337



62-73a
62-73b

62-73a   62-73b


Our Cabaña

Girl Scout Senior Roundup


Printed & Rubber stamped

Green

Senior Troop 65, Baldwin, NY

#7¾ envelope


a.

04/24/62   Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico   First day of Session


07/18/62   Button Bay, VT   First day of Roundup

$10


b.

04/30/62   Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico   Last day of Session


07/31/62   Button Bay, VT   Last day of Roundup

$10


A remarkable cachet cover set of two for the opening days and closing days of two camps in two countries each franked with the two stamps of the International Joint Issue for Mexican Independence.  These covers likely went through the mail; first from Mexico to Baldwin, NY, and then from Button Bay, VT to Baldwin, NY.


337



62-74

62-74

$4


Cathoree X


08/17/62

Aurora, IL

Printed

Blue

Kedeka Area Scouts, Aurora, IL


337



62-75

62-75

$4


Camp-O-Ral

Bucktail Council

Donkey Baseball


08/18/62

Clearfield, PA

Printed

Blue, red & yellow

Insert

Bucktail Council, DuBois, PA


338



62-76

62-76

$4


Dixipex V

Cahaba Council, Birmingham, AL


08/21/62

Balboa, CZ

Printed

Blue

 

Hand colored

Red

Dixipex V, Birmingham, AL


338



62-76.162-76.1

62-76.1

$5


Ukrainian Scouting (PLAST) 50th Anniversary Jamboree


08/28/62

Chatham, NY

Printed

Blue

 

Rubber stamped

Black & purple

Brown label


The meter is a Scout meter.

Also #10 envelope

PLAST


Opening day of Jubilee Jamboree held Aug 28 - Sep 3, 1962, at PLAST camp


Vovcha Tropa (Wolf's Trail) in East Chatham, NY


Four different labels were used and are shown in a block of four. From UL clockwise: Tyowsky, PLAST founder; Levistzky, Chief; first camp stamp, & Golden Jubilee badge.


338



62-77a

62-77


Latvian Scouts Camp

45th Anniversary Latvian Scouts


08/29/62

Kalamazoo, MI

Rubber stamped

Violet

1961 "Founder of Latvian Scouting" label

Printed in Red


a.

Printed   Green

$5


b.

Printed   Red

$5


338



62-78a
62-78b

62-78a   62-78b


Ohio State Fair Salute to Girl Scouts


08/29/62

Thermographed

Bear Claw Cachet


a.

Gold & green

$4


b.

Gold

$4


339



62-79

62-79

$4


Last Run of the "General"

Tanasi Girl Scout Troop 312


08/30/62

Knoxville, TN

Rubber stamped Blue-green graphics by Bridgewater


Green typed text by Tanasi Girl Scout Troop 312, Knoxville, TN


339



62-79.1

62-79.1

$6


Last Run of the "General"

Tanasi Girl Scout Troop 312


08/30/62

Knoxville, TN

Typed Green text added to 62-46 Printed Green Dogwood Arts Festivial covers.


Tanasi Girl Scout Troop 312, Knoxville, TN


339



62-80

62-80

$4


Pontiac Press Stationery

Girl Scouts 50th Anniversary


08/30/62

Warwick, RI

Printed

Blue

Pontiac Press, Warwick, RI

#10 envelope


339



62-81

62-81

$5


First Tidewater Council Wood Badge Course


09/8-15/62

Spring Grove, VA

Rubber stamped

Black

Forrest M. Harrell, Jr.


Also cancelled in Norfolk, VA


340



62-82

62-82

$4


Third Annual Fall Rally


09/15/62

Burien, WA

Printed

Brown

Insert

T'kope Kwiskwis Lodge, WWW, Seattle, WA


340



62-83

62-83

$5


Stamp Scheme

Boy Scout World Bureau


09/30/62

Example

Norfolk, VA

Rubber stamped

Blue

Forrest M. Harrell, Jr.

#7¾ envelope


340



62-84

62-84

$4


First Anniversary Palmetto Chapter SOSSI


10/07/62

Columbia, SC

Printed

Blue & red on gray envelope

Palmetto Chapter, SOSSI


Note on this example that the circular slug of the cancel is inverted.

See 61-41 for similar cover.


340



62-85

62-85

$4


Boy Scout Skill Show


10/11/62

Bloomsburg, PA

Printed

Black


341



62-86

62-86

$4


Girl Scout Guides at World's Fair


10/18/62

Space Needle, WA

Printed

Black, yellow, gold, red & green

San Juan Girl Scout Council, Seattle WA


341



62-87

62-87

$4


Boy Scout Guides at World's Fair

Last Day


10/21/62

Space Needle, WA

Printed

Black, yellow, brown, red & blue

San Juan Girl Scout Council, Seattle WA


341



62-88a

62-88


Scouting Is All O.K.


33 1/3 rpm phonograph recorded messages impressed on coated picture side of cards.

Printed

Black

5" x 6"


National Council, BSA & NASA

Picture sides are shown half size.


62-88a-front-half62-88b-front-half62-88c-front-half

a.

10/30/62   New Brunswick, NJ   Joseph A. Brunton, Jr.,


Chief Scout Executive   Ellsworth H. Augustus, President

$20


b.

11/07/62   Houston, TX   Virgil "Gus" Grissom

$20


c.

11/07,14/62   Houston, TX   John Glenn

$20


62-88d front half62-88e front half62-88f front half

d.

11/20/62   Houston, TX   Explorer & John Glenn

$20


e.

11/28/62   Houston, TX   Augustus & Brunton with photographs of


Shepard, Grissom & Glenn

$25


f.

10/30/62   New Brunswick, NJ   Boy Scout & John Glenn

$25


       12/06/62   Houston, TX

$25


62-88g front half

g.

10/31/62   Houston, TX   Alan Shepard

$25


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62-89

62-89

$4


Duty to God & Country


11/27/62

Example

Phoenix, AZ

Printed

Brown

Boerger A.B.C.


342



62-90

62-90

$4


50th Anniversary GSUSA

6th Anniversary Troop 256


12/9-28/62

Billings, MT

Printed

Green

Troop 256, Billings, MT.


342