Roland Rollins has published an updated edition of his book on banknote company promotional sheets and test notes.
The "North American Printers Promotional Sheets & Test Notes" from 2020 is sold out and I've released an updated version for 2023. A LOT of new finds in two years! Here are some of the statistics:
280 pages, spiral bound book with 70# white laser glossy paper cover to allow laying book on flat surface. (198 pages last issue) That's 41% more pages!
All 179 ABNC test, advertising, color sample, promotional, salesman's sample notes, with 372 varieties. (151/251 last issue)
All notes from 26 known printer firms producing test notes that were predecessors or were acquired by ABNC from 1850 forward.
129 known printer firms producing test notes in all North America from 1820 forward. (6 new firms added)
Total notes attributed 951, with 1,713 varieties. (655/1071 last issue)
All COLOR NOTE IMAGES, totaling 1,338. (1014 last issue)
The book is available on Ebay and Delcampe for $45 + $4.50 shipping for domestic orders or $42.50 +$4.50 shipping at my web site here (Third item down on the list):
Feel free to contact me with any questions at
To read the earlier E-Sylum article, see:
NEW BOOK: PROMOTIONAL SHEET & TEST NOTES
Wayne Homren, Editor
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