1943 was a 1‘ White 7/8" x 7/8" decal tax stamp in the shape of the state with Black printing; state seal in upper right corner; signatures of Treasurer & Liquor Control Supervisor in the middle, and a 5 digit serial number on the bottom. "STATE of MONTANA" is across the top of the stamp; the state seal is in the middle; and "LIQUOR BOARD" is on bottom.
1944 was 1‘, Green on White, 1-1/2" x 5/8" with state seal on upper middle, signatures of Treasurer & Liquor Control Supervisor, & a Red 8 digit serial # on the bottom. Mc Mahon)...(1/28/39 - 2/1/40 Walker Pierce)...(2/1/40-7/15/41 C. A 6 digit serial number is printed in Black in the middle of the stamp.
All 100 Proof liquor ("Bottled in Bond") bottled in the USA contains the season and year the liquor was distilled and the season and year the liquor was bottled. Effective September 1, 1977 the "LESS THAN 1/2 PINT" phrase was removed from the ends of the Federal Tax seal strips when the government went to the metric system of measure. 1935-1936 decals were 7/8" square 1-1/2‘ White with Orange state replica shown on tax stamp. 1948 wine mini's had 5/8" x 1 1/8" Red decal stamp with the state in light Red; the state seal is in the upper middle; and "STATE of ILLINOIS" across the top with "1/2 PINT SERIES D" printed in a Red & White circle at the bottom. In 1936 & 1937 decal stamps were Green with Black printing.
The words "BUREAU OF AFT" appears on the top left and top right of the seal strip. 1937 tax stamps were 7/8" square 1‘ Orange with Yellow state. 1949 wine mini's had 5/8" x 1" Blue decal stamp with the state in light Purple; the state seal is in the upper right corner; and "STATE of ILLINOIS" across the top with "1/2 PINT SERIES X" printed in a White circle at the bottom. "STATE of INDIANA" is printed in a White box across the top; 6-1/4‘ is in a White circle at bottom left; and an 8 digit serial number is printed in Silver vertically up the stamp.
merged into a new company called the Owens-Illinois Glass Company. Bruce) FLORIDA: Decal tax stamps were used from 1934 through June 30, 1969. Some 1939 mini's had a 7/8" x 5/8" cream with Blue print "ALCOHOLIC LIQUOR ADDITIONAL TAX PAID" oval decal tax stamp, with a red 6 digit # prefaced with an "H".
1953 decals were 7/8" square, 7-1/2‘ Cream with Tan printing with two small state outlines on both sides of the state seal, and palm trees on each side of the stamp. If sold in the city of New Orleans, these Mini's may have also had a 3/4" x 1-1/8" Green on White "City of New Orleans" decal tax stamp.
1954-1955 decals were 7/8" square, 7-1/2‘ Cream with Green printing with two small state outlines on both sides of the state seal, and palm trees on each side of the stamp. MARYLAND: Large (2-1/2 x 1") Yellowish paper tax stamps with issue dates used through June, 1939.
State Liquor Control Supervisor's were (1/26/34 - 5/26/37 E. In 1947 stamps were 3/4" x 1-1/8" green on white paper.
"MONTANA" is on top, stape map in middle, state seal under map on left, "LIQIOR CONTROL BOARD" under map on right, with a red 8 digit serial number on bottom.