Lot Number: 615

(United States) F/F FAM 9, Miami to Montevideo, b/s, via Cristobal, airmail cover franked 55c, purple framed flight cachet, Pan Am. Singed by the pilot an the postmaster.

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Date: 1930, Jan 11
Est. price: £35.00
Category: United States

Description: F/F FAM 9, Miami to Montevideo, b/s, via Cristobal, airmail cover franked 55c, purple framed flight cachet, Pan Am. Singed by the pilot an the postmaster.
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Lot Number: 602

(South Africa) WWII uncensored airmail, Johannesburg to Chicago, bs 23/5, plain cover franked 3/6d single rate,  uncommon red framed "Airmail-Lugpost/Via West Coast" directional hand stamp, sealed US EB Examiner 30886 (Miami) censor tape. Likely flown by Sabena from Johannesburg up West Coast to Leopoldville, then OAT to Miami by US FAM 22, then US internal airline to Chicago. Could be a nice example of the important role Sabena played in linking South Africa to the Western Hemisphere during WWII, see Boyle, p686. A nice one for further study.

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Date: 1945, Apr 21
Est. price: £50.00
Category: South Africa

Description: WWII uncensored airmail, Johannesburg to Chicago, bs 23/5, plain cover franked 3/6d single rate, uncommon red framed "Airmail-Lugpost/Via West Coast" directional hand stamp, sealed US EB Examiner 30886 (Miami) censor tape. Likely flown by Sabena from Johannesburg up West Coast to Leopoldville, then OAT to Miami by US FAM 22, then US internal airline to Chicago. Could be a nice example of the important role Sabena played in linking South Africa to the Western Hemisphere during WWII, see Boyle, p686. A nice one for further study.
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Lot Number: 540

(Panama) Lindbergh crash F/F American Clipper, unlisted dispatch from Colon to Miami via Cristobal and on to New Jersey, flown by Lindbergh from Cristobal to Miami on the inaugural mail flight of the American Clipper , airmail cover franked 20c, black framed "Agencia de Colon/Vuelo de Lindbergh/Panama-EEUU" flight cachet, Pan Am. The flight was interrupted during take-off (AAMC 31.12A). Nice item, ex Krupnik.

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Date: 1931, Nov 24
Est. price: £125.00
Category: Panama

Description: Lindbergh crash F/F American Clipper, unlisted dispatch from Colon to Miami via Cristobal and on to New Jersey, flown by Lindbergh from Cristobal to Miami on the inaugural mail flight of the American Clipper , airmail cover franked 20c, black framed "Agencia de Colon/Vuelo de Lindbergh/Panama-EEUU" flight cachet, Pan Am. The flight was interrupted during take-off (AAMC 31.12A). Nice item, ex Krupnik.
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Lot Number: 530

(Nicaragua) Pan Am FAM 5, F/F Managua (Nicaragua) to Miami, no arrival b/s, printed W.J.Swinson airmail cover, franked 36c, large black special flight (Managua) cachet. Signed in ink by pilot C.D. Swinson. Muller #4, 2000 Ff.

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Date: 1929, May 15
Est. price: £30.00
Category: Nicaragua

Description: Pan Am FAM 5, F/F Managua (Nicaragua) to Miami, no arrival b/s, printed W.J.Swinson airmail cover, franked 36c, large black special flight (Managua) cachet. Signed in ink by pilot C.D. Swinson. Muller #4, 2000 Ff.
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Lot Number: 446

(Jamaica) Early non philatelic airmail, Jamaica to UK, Kingston to Birmingham, bs 15/9, via Miami 8/9 and New York 9/9,  registered (label) cover franked 1/2 1/2d, tied pale blue/dark blue airmail etiquette. Good routing.

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Date: 1933, Sep 7
Est. price: £12.00
Category: Jamaica

Description: Early non philatelic airmail, Jamaica to UK, Kingston to Birmingham, bs 15/9, via Miami 8/9 and New York 9/9, registered (label) cover franked 1/2 1/2d, tied pale blue/dark blue airmail etiquette. Good routing.
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Lot Number: 25

(Argentina) Pan Am, F/F Buenos Aires to Miami, bs 4/8, fine strike red boxed flight "3 de Agosto 1955/El Inter-Americano" flight cachet, airmail cover franked 100c, canc Buenos Aires/Argentina/Servicio Aeropostal/3 Ago 55' cds.

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Date: 1955, Aug 3
Est. price: £12.00
Category: Argentina

Description: Pan Am, F/F Buenos Aires to Miami, bs 4/8, fine strike red boxed flight "3 de Agosto 1955/El Inter-Americano" flight cachet, airmail cover franked 100c, canc Buenos Aires/Argentina/Servicio Aeropostal/3 Ago 55' cds.
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Lot Number: 23

(Argentina) NYRBA F/F, Buenos Aires to Miami, no arrival ds, pale blue/grey NYRBA in arrow company cover and printed "Via NYRBA Aerea", addressed to addressed to Miss Eva Grooch (the pilot's sister), franked 10c, 15c airs, canc Aeropostale BA cds, framed Nyrba/Argentina-Estados Unidos flight cachet.  Signed by the pilot, WS Grooch who piloted the plane to Santos where it was damaged whilst landing in heavy seas in the dark.

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Date: 1930, Feb 19
Est. price: £30.00
Category: Argentina

Description: NYRBA F/F, Buenos Aires to Miami, no arrival ds, pale blue/grey NYRBA in arrow company cover and printed "Via NYRBA Aerea", addressed to addressed to Miss Eva Grooch (the pilot's sister), franked 10c, 15c airs, canc Aeropostale BA cds, framed Nyrba/Argentina-Estados Unidos flight cachet. Signed by the pilot, WS Grooch who piloted the plane to Santos where it was damaged whilst landing in heavy seas in the dark.
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Lot Number: 421

(Iran) World War II dual censored flown registered (label) cover,Tehran to New York, via Baghdad 4/3 and Miami 16/3, franked 36R, sealed by red on white Arabian text censor tape tied by Anglo-Soviet-Persian censor mark in Russian crylic text front and verso, also residue of small violet single ring censor mark, dark blue/white airmail etiquette, uncommon large grey/black "By Pan American Air mail/Service" label, ms "By Pan American Air Mail Service". 1.2 cm trim rh edge away from stamps and markings, hardly detracts.

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Date: 1945, Aug 18
Est. price: £35.00
Category: Iran

Description: World War II dual censored flown registered (label) cover,Tehran to New York, via Baghdad 4/3 and Miami 16/3, franked 36R, sealed by red on white Arabian text censor tape tied by Anglo-Soviet-Persian censor mark in Russian crylic text front and verso, also residue of small violet single ring censor mark, dark blue/white airmail etiquette, uncommon large grey/black "By Pan American Air mail/Service" label, ms "By Pan American Air Mail Service". 1.2 cm trim rh edge away from stamps and markings, hardly detracts.
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