Lot Number: 443
|Date: 1925, Oct 27|
Description: RAF Experimental flight, Cairo to Kano, POA Nov 3rd, Kano dr. cds, plain cover addressed to Brig. General R. Ridgeway, C.B. and bearing ordinary Nigeria 1d and 1/2d stamps. No special cancellations or cachets were used but Squadron Leader, later Air Marshall, Arthur Coningham, put his initials 'AC' in bottom lh corner. Unfortunately a previous owner has tried to erase these on in this particular cover and only barely visible remnants remain. This notwithstanding it is a scarce item and bears a Francis Field authentication hs verso.
Lot Number: 575
|Date: 1925, Jul 26|
Category: United States
Description: Seattle to Victoria, bs 'Victoria BC/Jul 26 1925',plain cover franked US 2c, canc 'Seattle, Wash/Jul 26 1925', framed 'Seattle/Victria/Seaplane/Mail' and 'Seattle, Wash/Seaplane Mail/Victoria, BC', and ms endorsement 'By SS Pres McKinley'. Muller #217, 5000Ff.
Lot Number: 612
|Date: 1925, Jan 31|
Category: United States Internal
Description: U.S. Government flown Air Mail, Pittsburgh to Los Angeles, bs Feb 1, franked 24c C3, ms 'Air Mail',