Lot Number: 117

(Canada) Pioneer Airmail, Victoria, B.C. to Seattle, Washington, winged eagle 'By Airplane Mail to' cover franked 3c canc Victoria/BC cds, red three line 'First Trip - Canada -US/Regular Hydroplane Mail Ser/vice Oct 15, 1920.

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Date: 1920, Oct 15
Est. price: £50.00
Category: Canada

Description: Pioneer Airmail, Victoria, B.C. to Seattle, Washington, winged eagle 'By Airplane Mail to' cover franked 3c canc Victoria/BC cds, red three line 'First Trip - Canada -US/Regular Hydroplane Mail Ser/vice Oct 15, 1920.
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Lot Number: 158

(GB External) F/F London to Brussels, Handley Page Transport, 19 VII 1920 arrival ds on front, plain cover 4d (first flight reduced from 2s to 2d airmail fee) cancelled with Brixton machine cancellation of 18 Jul, ms 'Air Mail' in red, black '417' in circle (Brussels PO mark). Addressed to Fred Melville, the famous British philatelist. The first airmail service to Belgium,  Newall 420u. Non invasive ironed vertical crease, hardly detracts, see scan. A rare item with a great provenance. Included also is a B&W photo, 10x8cm, of a 'London to Brussels' mail bag being loaded aboard a Handley Page plane.

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Date: 1920, Jul 19
Est. price: £150.00
Category: GB External

Description: F/F London to Brussels, Handley Page Transport, 19 VII 1920 arrival ds on front, plain cover 4d (first flight reduced from 2s to 2d airmail fee) cancelled with Brixton machine cancellation of 18 Jul, ms 'Air Mail' in red, black '417' in circle (Brussels PO mark). Addressed to Fred Melville, the famous British philatelist. The first airmail service to Belgium, Newall 420u. Non invasive ironed vertical crease, hardly detracts, see scan. A rare item with a great provenance. Included also is a B&W photo, 10x8cm, of a 'London to Brussels' mail bag being loaded aboard a Handley Page plane.
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Lot Number: 159

(GB External) Handley Page Transport, London to Brussels, cover correctly rated 2 1/2d (postage) with additional 2d (air fee), canc Richmond 9 Sep 20 mc, ms 'By Air/Par Avion'. Air Mail carried on Brussels route f rom 19/7/20, see REG Davies, British Airways 1919-1939, pub 2005. Cover intact but grubby with no invasive vertical fold and flap tear verso, see image.

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Date: 1920, Sep 9
Est. price: £40.00
Category: GB External

Description: Handley Page Transport, London to Brussels, cover correctly rated 2 1/2d (postage) with additional 2d (air fee), canc Richmond 9 Sep 20 mc, ms 'By Air/Par Avion'. Air Mail carried on Brussels route f rom 19/7/20, see REG Davies, British Airways 1919-1939, pub 2005. Cover intact but grubby with no invasive vertical fold and flap tear verso, see image.
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Lot Number: 574

(United States) Governmental Flight #135b, Special Delivery F/F Chicago to San Francisco, nice strike red San Francisco Special Delivery date stamp verso, PSC with additional c2 tied fine strike violet 'Air Mail Service/Sep 8/2am/1920/Chicago' machine cancel, typed "Via Air Mail/Special Delivery", Nice item.

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Date: 1920, Sep 8
Est. price: £65.00
Category: United States

Description: Governmental Flight #135b, Special Delivery F/F Chicago to San Francisco, nice strike red San Francisco Special Delivery date stamp verso, PSC with additional c2 tied fine strike violet 'Air Mail Service/Sep 8/2am/1920/Chicago' machine cancel, typed "Via Air Mail/Special Delivery", Nice item.
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Lot Number: 603

(United States Internal) US Governmental Flight #110c Crash Cover, experimental flight Cleveland-New York, returned 'address not known ' bs New York  Jan 6, 1919, Schneider corner cover franked 16c Curtiss Jenny C2, canc Cleveland/Dec 18/9am/Ohio' cds, also 1918 dumb cancel, violet  three line 'Fee Claimed at Office/First Adress' and 'No such Street' hs's.

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Date: 1920, Nov 29
Est. price: £35.00
Category: United States Internal

Description: US Governmental Flight #110c Crash Cover, experimental flight Cleveland-New York, returned 'address not known ' bs New York Jan 6, 1919, Schneider corner cover franked 16c Curtiss Jenny C2, canc Cleveland/Dec 18/9am/Ohio' cds, also 1918 dumb cancel, violet three line 'Fee Claimed at Office/First Adress' and 'No such Street' hs's.
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