The Historical Issue of 1927
5c purple - Thomas D'Arcy McGee 12c green Laurier & MacDonald
20,349,000 issued 5,273,000 issued
- 5c blackish purple
- 5c deep dull purple
- 5c deep rose lilac
- 12c deep green
- 12c deep bright green
- 12c deep yellowish green
- 20c carmine red
- 20c brownish carmine red
- 2 different progressive proofs of the 5c.
- 10 different die proofs of all values in issued colours.
- 5 different essays of the 12c in green and black, one of which has the value as 10c.
- 7 different trial colour proofs, all in black, except for one 20c in brown-carmine.
- completely imperforate all around as shown above;
- in horizontal pairs that are imperforate vertically;
- in vertical pairs that are imperforate horizontally;
- 5c - June 29, 1927 to December 12, 1928.
- 12c - June 29, 1927 to January 8, 1929.
- 20c - June 29, 1927 to January 8, 1929.