St. Louis Southwestern Railway Co. - Specimen Stock CertificateInv# SE3382 Specimen Stock
Specimen Stock printed by American Bank Note Company, (I.B.N. Co.).
Stock and Bond Specimens are made and usually retained by a printer as a record of the contract with a client, generally with manuscript contract notes such as the quantity printed. Specimens are sometimes produced for use by the printing company's sales team as examples of the firmís products. These are usually marked "Specimen" and have no serial numbers.