PMG Very Fine 20 - H-17 A - Nov. 1st 1838 Serial # 1776 Pen canceled Toned. Pen canceled on face of note. Toned is noted on back of certificate. Secretarial signature of "Sam Houston" as president of Texas. Full borders with no pin holes or cut cancellations. Ship at left and men in row boat, Industry seated on right. The Capitol of the Republic of Texas was in Houston April 19, 1837 to January 18, 1840.