#4155. Pratt Coal & Coke (Alabama) 1883. $1000. First Mortgage Bond. Approval PROOF on India paper. No._____. Green borders and underprint. Miners underground push coal car. American Bank Note Co. 9.5” x 14”. VF-EF.
Organized in 1878. The company leased convicts in order to mine 1,500 tons of coal and 300 tons of coke per day in the 1880s. Color PROOFS of any bonds from this time period are very rare.