Malaya Johore, 1928, Oct 5
Scarce first acceptance of mail for acceleration from Far East to Great Britain by Air Union Marseilles-Paris-London serviceMarseille-London service, Muar to London, registered London EC 3/11 arrival ds on front, via Singapore 10/10 and Penang 12/10, franked Johore 3c,6c and 12c x2 stamps, registered (hs) cover canc Muar cds, black three line "First Service from Malacca/Connecting with Marseilles/London Air Mail" cachet verso, STS-A-1 airmail etiquette rated rare by Mair, Francis Field authentication hs verso.
Malaya Johore, 1928, Dec 3
Johore acceptance for carriage on the KLM Java to Holland accelerated service connecting with the Marseilles-London service enabling 1 day acceleration, Muar to London, bs fine strike red London 30 dec 28 receiver, registered (hs) cover franked 31c, canc Muar 3 Dec 1928 cds, via Jahore 4/12 and Penang 7/12, ms 'Marseilles-London', believed only 12 flown. Francis Field authentication hs verso. Malayan Airmails, an 18 page article on Malayan Airmails 1923-63 , NC Baldwin. Collector's photocopy.