Lot Number: 141

(Brazil) Inaugural flight DLH South America-Germany South Atlantic catapult service via 'Westfalen', Rio de Janero to Berlin, 'Stuttgart/12/2/34/Deutsche Lufpost/Sudamerika-Europa' arrival cds on front, card franked 400R postage + $3500 airmail canc Curitibara 6/2 cds, fine strike scarcer green boxed 'Servico-Aereo/Transatlantico/Brasil-Europa/Condor-Lufhtansa' F/F cachet. Nice item.

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Date: 1934, Feb 7
Est. price: £60.00
Category: Brazil

Description: Inaugural flight DLH South America-Germany South Atlantic catapult service via 'Westfalen', Rio de Janero to Berlin, 'Stuttgart/12/2/34/Deutsche Lufpost/Sudamerika-Europa' arrival cds on front, card franked 400R postage + $3500 airmail canc Curitibara 6/2 cds, fine strike scarcer green boxed 'Servico-Aereo/Transatlantico/Brasil-Europa/Condor-Lufhtansa' F/F cachet. Nice item.
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Lot Number: 138

(Bolivia) Bolivia to Portugal, flown by LATI, scarce uncensored WWII registered (hs) airmail cover, Cochabamba to Lisbon, bs Lisboa 8.1.41, franked verso 14B5, canc large purple framed 'Correos de Bolivia/Cochabamba' dated hs, grey/blue 'Per Via Aerea' envelope with outline of plane, typed 'Via Condor-Lati'. Correctly rated for LATI to Europe - Beith's cover was franked 14B 10c (see page 25). Carried by LAB Condor to Rio, by LATI all the way to Seville, then air shuttle to Lisbon. No Bermuda censor and franking confirms not flown by PAA.  Nice item.

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Date: 1940, Dec 28
Est. price: £35.00
Category: Bolivia

Description: Bolivia to Portugal, flown by LATI, scarce uncensored WWII registered (hs) airmail cover, Cochabamba to Lisbon, bs Lisboa 8.1.41, franked verso 14B5, canc large purple framed 'Correos de Bolivia/Cochabamba' dated hs, grey/blue 'Per Via Aerea' envelope with outline of plane, typed 'Via Condor-Lati'. Correctly rated for LATI to Europe - Beith's cover was franked 14B 10c (see page 25). Carried by LAB Condor to Rio, by LATI all the way to Seville, then air shuttle to Lisbon. No Bermuda censor and franking confirms not flown by PAA. Nice item.
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Lot Number: 137

(Bolivia) Lloyd Aereo Boliviano/Syndicato Condor, inauguration of the international airmail service between Bolivia and the rest of the world, F/F La Paz to Rio de Janeiro, 1/8 arrival ds front and verso, black/grey souvenir cover franked 1930 5c,15c,20c,35c,and 50c airs, and 25c/2c opt, canc Correo Aereo/La Paz cds, special black circular flight cachet, special black/red/yellow/green LAB etiquette issued for this flight and rated a great rarity by Mair, large circular LAB/Syndicato Condor 'map' cachet verso illustrating the route viz La Paz, Santa Cruz, Puerto Suarez and Rio de Janeiro. While LAB was developing its routes within Bolivia, Syndicato Condor was doing the same in Brazil. The two routes met up on 30/7/1930, thus completing a service from the West Coast to Europe. A most attractive cover, see scan.

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Date: 1930, Jul 30
Est. price: £15.00
Category: Bolivia

Description: Lloyd Aereo Boliviano/Syndicato Condor, inauguration of the international airmail service between Bolivia and the rest of the world, F/F La Paz to Rio de Janeiro, 1/8 arrival ds front and verso, black/grey souvenir cover franked 1930 5c,15c,20c,35c,and 50c airs, and 25c/2c opt, canc Correo Aereo/La Paz cds, special black circular flight cachet, special black/red/yellow/green LAB etiquette issued for this flight and rated a great rarity by Mair, large circular LAB/Syndicato Condor 'map' cachet verso illustrating the route viz La Paz, Santa Cruz, Puerto Suarez and Rio de Janeiro. While LAB was developing its routes within Bolivia, Syndicato Condor was doing the same in Brazil. The two routes met up on 30/7/1930, thus completing a service from the West Coast to Europe. A most attractive cover, see scan.
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Lot Number: 64

(Airship) Graf Zeppelin, 6th SAM flight, Sevile to Rio de Janeiro, oval 25 May arrival ds verso, red Graf Zeppelin fight confirmation cachet, also black 'Syndicato Condor/25 May 30/Rio de Janeiro' hs on front.

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Date: 1930, May 19
Est. price: £70.00
Category: Airship

Description: Graf Zeppelin, 6th SAM flight, Sevile to Rio de Janeiro, oval 25 May arrival ds verso, red Graf Zeppelin fight confirmation cachet, also black 'Syndicato Condor/25 May 30/Rio de Janeiro' hs on front.
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Lot Number: 69

(Airship) Brazil dispatch, return 8th SAF, cover franked 3700R, Friedrichshafen 19/10 bs, green "Servicio Aereo/Transatalantico/via/Condor Zeppelin" cachet, red 'Mit Luftpost/befordert/Postamt Hannover' arrival hs.

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Date: 1932, Oct 14
Est. price: £25.00
Category: Airship

Description: Brazil dispatch, return 8th SAF, cover franked 3700R, Friedrichshafen 19/10 bs, green "Servicio Aereo/Transatalantico/via/Condor Zeppelin" cachet, red 'Mit Luftpost/befordert/Postamt Hannover' arrival hs.
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