Lot Number: 60

(Collection) Zeppelins and Airships, seven covers 1929-1936, comprising 1929, August 26th, Zeppelin Round the World Flight Los Angeles-Friedrichshafen, card Franked 90 cents with good cachet and arrival date stamp, 1930 May 3rd Austria acceptance for LZ 127 first South America Flight, Seville first landing,19/5 arrival B&W photo PC franked Austria 1S 84g, canc Vienna cds, red circular flight confirmation cachet, 1932, April 20th Rio-Friedrichshafen cachet , 1932 May 14th USS Akron-Denver commemorating the Wooster Centennial Airplane Mail Service cover, 1933 October 20th Zeppelin Recife-Miami  Roessler small check cover franked 3R800, fine strike purple flight confirmation cachet. 1933 first-South America flight franked 75pf on board cancel Barcelona drop blue flight confirmation cachet and red Friedrichshafen-Bodensee-Barcelona handstamp, 1936 October 1st Brazil-Sweden  October 5th carried on flight g562 which dropped the Frankfurt mall at Las Palmas. Nice starter lot, all fine. Image.

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Est. price: £125.00
Category: Collection

Description: Zeppelins and Airships, seven covers 1929-1936, comprising 1929, August 26th, Zeppelin Round the World Flight Los Angeles-Friedrichshafen, card Franked 90 cents with good cachet and arrival date stamp, 1930 May 3rd Austria acceptance for LZ 127 first South America Flight, Seville first landing,19/5 arrival B&W photo PC franked Austria 1S 84g, canc Vienna cds, red circular flight confirmation cachet, 1932, April 20th Rio-Friedrichshafen cachet , 1932 May 14th USS Akron-Denver commemorating the Wooster Centennial Airplane Mail Service cover, 1933 October 20th Zeppelin Recife-Miami Roessler small check cover franked 3R800, fine strike purple flight confirmation cachet. 1933 first-South America flight franked 75pf on board cancel Barcelona drop blue flight confirmation cachet and red Friedrichshafen-Bodensee-Barcelona handstamp, 1936 October 1st Brazil-Sweden October 5th carried on flight g562 which dropped the Frankfurt mall at Las Palmas. Nice starter lot, all fine. Image.
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Lot Number: 41

(Collection) Netherlands Antilles, Suriname and Curacao, 1929-1946, fine selection of 11 first flights, including 1929 May 5th Curacao-Maracaibo, 1929 June 28th, Curacao-Cristobal  and on to Barranquilla, Colombia, September 23 Curacao-Colon, September 23 Curacao-Miami , September 25 Paramibo-San Juan , September 25 registered Paramibo-Georgetown British Guiana , 1930 July 22 Nickerie-Paramibo , 1930 May 5 Curacao-Maracaibo , 1939 September 5 Paramibo-Aruba and 1943 August 18th censored Curacao-New York back stamp, all fine and with appropriate departure postmarks, flight cachets and arrival date stamps. Also a 1946 February 21st F/F Willemstad-Amsterdam. Image.

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Est. price: £55.00
Category: Collection

Description: Netherlands Antilles, Suriname and Curacao, 1929-1946, fine selection of 11 first flights, including 1929 May 5th Curacao-Maracaibo, 1929 June 28th, Curacao-Cristobal and on to Barranquilla, Colombia, September 23 Curacao-Colon, September 23 Curacao-Miami , September 25 Paramibo-San Juan , September 25 registered Paramibo-Georgetown British Guiana , 1930 July 22 Nickerie-Paramibo , 1930 May 5 Curacao-Maracaibo , 1939 September 5 Paramibo-Aruba and 1943 August 18th censored Curacao-New York back stamp, all fine and with appropriate departure postmarks, flight cachets and arrival date stamps. Also a 1946 February 21st F/F Willemstad-Amsterdam. Image.
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Lot Number: 44

(Collection) Panagra collection of 25 airmails and ephemera 1929-41, frankings include Panama, Paraguay, Bolivia, Ecuador, Chile; destinations include USA,  England, Germany, Panama, San Salvador, Argentina; 1929 F/F Panama-Argentina , diplomatic mail from Chile, official Panagra sky card, photoscan single engine Fairchild flying the mail between Arequipa and Lima along the coast of Peru, original  certificate issued to confirm crossing the Equator on Panagra flight from Buenos Aires to Miami, 28 August, 1941, 1929, 1937 baggage labels. A nice starter lot. See images.

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Est. price: £30.00
Category: Collection

Description: Panagra collection of 25 airmails and ephemera 1929-41, frankings include Panama, Paraguay, Bolivia, Ecuador, Chile; destinations include USA, England, Germany, Panama, San Salvador, Argentina; 1929 F/F Panama-Argentina , diplomatic mail from Chile, official Panagra sky card, photoscan single engine Fairchild flying the mail between Arequipa and Lima along the coast of Peru, original certificate issued to confirm crossing the Equator on Panagra flight from Buenos Aires to Miami, 28 August, 1941, 1929, 1937 baggage labels. A nice starter lot. See images.
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Lot Number: 481

(Trinidad) F/F FAM 6, Port of Spain to Miami, registered (label) cover franked 2/-, 1929 red on cream etiquette rated rare (Mair),  b/s.

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Date: 1929, Sep 23
Est. price: £15.00
Category: Trinidad

Description: F/F FAM 6, Port of Spain to Miami, registered (label) cover franked 2/-, 1929 red on cream etiquette rated rare (Mair), b/s.
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Lot Number: 482

(Trinidad) Very scarce F/F FAM 5 Port of Spain to Kingston, Jamaica, bs 7/1, via Miami, registered (label) cover franked 11d, black 'R' in oval tying blue/white winged 'PAA' vignette, Pan Am.  Ref Locke JM, 1962. On Jan 9, 1931 Kingston replaced Ceinfuegos as the express service overnight stop - AAMC III 2004, p52.

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Date: 1931, Jan 2
Est. price: £50.00
Category: Trinidad

Description: Very scarce F/F FAM 5 Port of Spain to Kingston, Jamaica, bs 7/1, via Miami, registered (label) cover franked 11d, black 'R' in oval tying blue/white winged 'PAA' vignette, Pan Am. Ref Locke JM, 1962. On Jan 9, 1931 Kingston replaced Ceinfuegos as the express service overnight stop - AAMC III 2004, p52.
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Lot Number: 442

(South Africa) Scarce triple rated WWII censored cover, Johannesburg to San Francisco, plain cover franked 10/- + 6d, canc Johannesburg cds, typed 'By Air Mail', sealed US EB 30280 (Miami) censor tape. Correctly rated for 3x the 3/6d South Africa-US rate, which had been reduced from 4/-per 1/2oz on 28 August 1944.

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Date: 1944, Nov 11
Est. price: £100.00
Category: South Africa

Description: Scarce triple rated WWII censored cover, Johannesburg to San Francisco, plain cover franked 10/- + 6d, canc Johannesburg cds, typed 'By Air Mail', sealed US EB 30280 (Miami) censor tape. Correctly rated for 3x the 3/6d South Africa-US rate, which had been reduced from 4/-per 1/2oz on 28 August 1944.
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Lot Number: 390

(Palestine) WWII censored Tel Aviv to Buenos Aires, BA Central PO 143 arrival hs, via Miami Aug 12 1944 transit cds, registered imprint etiquette airmail cover, franked 165ml, canc Tel Aviv oval ds, ms 'Written in Yiddish', sealed B&W Palestine OBE  KK/38147 censor tape tied by violet framed Palestine censor mark. Correctly rated for carriage by Ala Littoria from Cairo to Lisbon, Pan Am FAM 18 to New York, US internal air service to Miami, then by Pan Am to destination. Good routing.

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Date: 1944, Jul 17
Est. price: £30.00
Category: Palestine

Description: WWII censored Tel Aviv to Buenos Aires, BA Central PO 143 arrival hs, via Miami Aug 12 1944 transit cds, registered imprint etiquette airmail cover, franked 165ml, canc Tel Aviv oval ds, ms 'Written in Yiddish', sealed B&W Palestine OBE KK/38147 censor tape tied by violet framed Palestine censor mark. Correctly rated for carriage by Ala Littoria from Cairo to Lisbon, Pan Am FAM 18 to New York, US internal air service to Miami, then by Pan Am to destination. Good routing.
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Lot Number: 389

(Palestine) WWII censored  high franking trans Africa/ two ocean cover Tel Aviv to London, 18 May 1944 arrival hs on front, via Miami 25/4 and New York 27/4, registered (label) airmail cover, franked  420ml, canc Tel Aviv oval ds, ms 'Written in Yiddish', sealed B&W Palestine OBE  KK/38147 censor tape tied by violet framed Palestine censor mark. Carried .BOAC/Sabena to Lagos, Pan Am to Miami 25/4, censored en route at Bermuda where sealed PC90 OBE 3085 censor tape, US internal air service to New York 27/4, Pan Am FAM 18  to Lisbon, BOAC/KLM to London..A great WWII item with superb routing.

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Date: 1944, Mar 27
Est. price: £75.00
Category: Palestine

Description: WWII censored high franking trans Africa/ two ocean cover Tel Aviv to London, 18 May 1944 arrival hs on front, via Miami 25/4 and New York 27/4, registered (label) airmail cover, franked 420ml, canc Tel Aviv oval ds, ms 'Written in Yiddish', sealed B&W Palestine OBE KK/38147 censor tape tied by violet framed Palestine censor mark. Carried .BOAC/Sabena to Lagos, Pan Am to Miami 25/4, censored en route at Bermuda where sealed PC90 OBE 3085 censor tape, US internal air service to New York 27/4, Pan Am FAM 18 to Lisbon, BOAC/KLM to London..A great WWII item with superb routing.
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Lot Number: 379

(Newfoundland) Superb WWII dual censored cover, Newfoundland to Australia, airmail cover franked $1.26 canc St. John's cds and 'Newfoundland/10 Jul/1943/Air Mail' cds sealed Newfoundland DC/22 censor label (used from April 1942 to April 1945) and Australia red/white civilian OBC 3 state of VIctoria censor tape, also violet diamond Victoria censor hand stamp. At this time there was no service across the Pacific. The most likely route being down to Miami, then Pan Am south Atlantic service to West Africa, then across the Sahara to Khartoum to joint the Horseshoe service which, in 1943, went only as far as Calcutta, from where it was sent to Australia by sea.

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Date: 1943, Jul 10
Est. price: £150.00
Category: Newfoundland

Description: Superb WWII dual censored cover, Newfoundland to Australia, airmail cover franked $1.26 canc St. John's cds and 'Newfoundland/10 Jul/1943/Air Mail' cds sealed Newfoundland DC/22 censor label (used from April 1942 to April 1945) and Australia red/white civilian OBC 3 state of VIctoria censor tape, also violet diamond Victoria censor hand stamp. At this time there was no service across the Pacific. The most likely route being down to Miami, then Pan Am south Atlantic service to West Africa, then across the Sahara to Khartoum to joint the Horseshoe service which, in 1943, went only as far as Calcutta, from where it was sent to Australia by sea.
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Lot Number: 291

(Gold Coast) American Air mail Service, F/F Gold Coast to England via the all air Pan Am FAM 22 West Africa-Brazil-Miami-Lagos-Bathurst service, Accra to Manchester, plain etiquette cover, correctly rated 5/6d for Gold Coast-UK mail, fine strike violet three line "First Flight/Regular Air Mail Service/GOLD COAST-USA" flight cachet, red hexagonal PBC/5/Gold Coast censor mark. Carried by Pan Am 'all the way', first E-W on the new FAM 22 service, then W-E to Lisbon on FAM 18, then BOAC/KLM to London. Crossed the Atlantic twice by air, service discontinued in March 1942. Super wartime item. Image.

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Date: 1941, Dec 23
Est. price: £150.00
Category: Gold Coast

Description: American Air mail Service, F/F Gold Coast to England via the all air Pan Am FAM 22 West Africa-Brazil-Miami-Lagos-Bathurst service, Accra to Manchester, plain etiquette cover, correctly rated 5/6d for Gold Coast-UK mail, fine strike violet three line "First Flight/Regular Air Mail Service/GOLD COAST-USA" flight cachet, red hexagonal PBC/5/Gold Coast censor mark. Carried by Pan Am 'all the way', first E-W on the new FAM 22 service, then W-E to Lisbon on FAM 18, then BOAC/KLM to London. Crossed the Atlantic twice by air, service discontinued in March 1942. Super wartime item. Image.
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Lot Number: 168

(France) First Air France -Westerly Around the World Flight, Paris-Natal 21/10--Belem 22/10--Miami -New York 25/10-San Francisco -Hong Kong 9/11-Marseilles, special cover po0sted at the Paris Exposition, franked with French, Brazilian, Us and Hong Kong stamps, all with clear cancellations. Displayed on two album pages including detailed account of route. A fine exhibit item in pristine condition, se web site scans..

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Date: 1937, Oct 17
Est. price: £55.00
Category: France

Description: First Air France -Westerly Around the World Flight, Paris-Natal 21/10--Belem 22/10--Miami -New York 25/10-San Francisco -Hong Kong 9/11-Marseilles, special cover po0sted at the Paris Exposition, franked with French, Brazilian, Us and Hong Kong stamps, all with clear cancellations. Displayed on two album pages including detailed account of route. A fine exhibit item in pristine condition, se web site scans..
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Lot Number: 163

(France) Early airmail, France to Costa Rica, bs San Jose 9/3, via Paris 20/2, New York 2/3, Miami 3/3 and Cristobal 7/3, registered (label) cover franked 8F50 canc Paris 20.2.35 cds, black/pale blue airmail etiquette. Surface to New York, then US airmail service too destination.  A fine cover with superb routing, and one for the display.

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Date: 1935, Feb 20
Est. price: £30.00
Category: France

Description: Early airmail, France to Costa Rica, bs San Jose 9/3, via Paris 20/2, New York 2/3, Miami 3/3 and Cristobal 7/3, registered (label) cover franked 8F50 canc Paris 20.2.35 cds, black/pale blue airmail etiquette. Surface to New York, then US airmail service too destination. A fine cover with superb routing, and one for the display.
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Lot Number: 167

(France) France to Costa Rica, bs 18/1, via New York 14/1 and Miami 15/1, high frank registered (label) cover with attractive red imprint airmail etiquette franked 17F for carriage by surface to New York then OAT by US air service, canc Paris cds, typed 'Par Avion - New York - San Jose', ms 'Via New York'. Rapid  11 day transit.. Uncommon origin-destination combination.

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Date: 1937, Jan 7
Est. price: £35.00
Category: France

Description: France to Costa Rica, bs 18/1, via New York 14/1 and Miami 15/1, high frank registered (label) cover with attractive red imprint airmail etiquette franked 17F for carriage by surface to New York then OAT by US air service, canc Paris cds, typed 'Par Avion - New York - San Jose', ms 'Via New York'. Rapid 11 day transit.. Uncommon origin-destination combination.
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Lot Number: 129

(Canada) F/F Aklavik to Miami, red five line flight cachet on airmail cover, bs tying official Commercial Airways C48 stamp.

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Date: 1931, Mar 14
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Canada

Description: F/F Aklavik to Miami, red five line flight cachet on airmail cover, bs tying official Commercial Airways C48 stamp.
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