Lot Number: 69

(Canada) Laurentide special cachet with fine strike green framed 'Trans-Canada Flight/1925/Vancouver -Montreal. but the flight had to be cancelled due to problems with the aircraft. Covers were addressed to Prof R French, McGill University and had a cancelled CL3 or CL4 stamp which was pulled off when the flight was cancelled. See text  AMC&NFLD, p45. Small closed non invasive nick lh edge, does not detract, see scan.

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Date: 1925, Jul 1
Est. price: £60.00
Category: Canada

Description: Laurentide special cachet with fine strike green framed 'Trans-Canada Flight/1925/Vancouver -Montreal. but the flight had to be cancelled due to problems with the aircraft. Covers were addressed to Prof R French, McGill University and had a cancelled CL3 or CL4 stamp which was pulled off when the flight was cancelled. See text AMC&NFLD, p45. Small closed non invasive nick lh edge, does not detract, see scan.
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Lot Number: 88

(France) Experimental return flight on behalf of the French Air Union by R. Bajac from London (Thames) to Paris (Seine), bs Paris 1/7, special illustrated card franked 3 1/2d canc WADDON AERODROME 1/6 cds. France 20c Postage Due 3/7 affixed upon arrival and with Paris arrival markings on reverse.

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Date: 1925, Jun 30
Est. price: £100.00
Category: France

Description: Experimental return flight on behalf of the French Air Union by R. Bajac from London (Thames) to Paris (Seine), bs Paris 1/7, special illustrated card franked 3 1/2d canc WADDON AERODROME 1/6 cds. France 20c Postage Due 3/7 affixed upon arrival and with Paris arrival markings on reverse.
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Lot Number: 89

(France) Early airmail from Bayeux to Dakar, bs 25/11, plain cover franked Merson 2F (SG287 cat £26 used) and 30c Sower, ms 'Via Toulouse/Par Avion'

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Date: 1925, Nov 17
Est. price: £50.00
Category: France

Description: Early airmail from Bayeux to Dakar, bs 25/11, plain cover franked Merson 2F (SG287 cat £26 used) and 30c Sower, ms 'Via Toulouse/Par Avion'
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Lot Number: 104

(GB External) First regular service flight London to Durban, 2 Mar 1925 arrival ds on front, carried from Great Britain to Cape Town on the Union Castle mail steamer "Windsor Castle", then Cape Town- Durban on the 1st flight of the first Govt. Experimental Airmail Service, airmail etiquette cover correctly rated 7 1/2d. black straight line "By Air Mail" handstamp, ms Capetown-Durban/Experimental Air Route". A nice historical item.

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Date: 1925, Mar 2
Est. price: £85.00
Category: GB External

Description: First regular service flight London to Durban, 2 Mar 1925 arrival ds on front, carried from Great Britain to Cape Town on the Union Castle mail steamer "Windsor Castle", then Cape Town- Durban on the 1st flight of the first Govt. Experimental Airmail Service, airmail etiquette cover correctly rated 7 1/2d. black straight line "By Air Mail" handstamp, ms Capetown-Durban/Experimental Air Route". A nice historical item.
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Lot Number: 105

(GB External) London-Hanover-Berlin service, Liverpool to Cologne, bs 14/11, plain cover franked 3 1/2d (air fee to Occupied Areas was only 2d via London-Cologne) canc Liverpool cds, ms 'London-Cologne', etiquette tied by black 'Air Mail' hs. Bears scarce red two line 'Mit Luftpost Befordert/Koln 1' used only on mail dispatched from Liverpool, and only during 1925.  See #141, British Airmails, Baldwin.

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Date: 1925, Nov 13
Est. price: £60.00
Category: GB External

Description: London-Hanover-Berlin service, Liverpool to Cologne, bs 14/11, plain cover franked 3 1/2d (air fee to Occupied Areas was only 2d via London-Cologne) canc Liverpool cds, ms 'London-Cologne', etiquette tied by black 'Air Mail' hs. Bears scarce red two line 'Mit Luftpost Befordert/Koln 1' used only on mail dispatched from Liverpool, and only during 1925. See #141, British Airmails, Baldwin.
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Lot Number: 246

(Nigeria) RAF Experimental flight, Cairo to Kano, POA Nov 3rd, Kano dr. cds, and bearing ordinary Nigeria 1d and 1/2d stamps, initiallled AC (Squadron Leader, later Air Marshall, Arthur Coningham) in bottom lh corner, plain cover addressed to Brig. General R. Ridgeway, C.B. Francis Field authentication hs verso.  Scarce item.

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Date: 1925, Oct 27
Est. price: £225.00
Category: Nigeria

Description: RAF Experimental flight, Cairo to Kano, POA Nov 3rd, Kano dr. cds, and bearing ordinary Nigeria 1d and 1/2d stamps, initiallled AC (Squadron Leader, later Air Marshall, Arthur Coningham) in bottom lh corner, plain cover addressed to Brig. General R. Ridgeway, C.B. Francis Field authentication hs verso. Scarce item.
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Lot Number: 299

(South Africa) First Govt. Cape Town-Durban Experimental Airmail Service, Cape Town to Durban, plain cover franked 2d with additional 3d special airmail stamp, canc Somerset West/28 Feb cds, also blue/black 'S.A.Air Mail/S.A.Lugpos' cds. Service terminated on June 15th. Mounted on album leaf with full text write up.

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Date: 1925, Mar 2
Est. price: £26.00
Category: South Africa

Description: First Govt. Cape Town-Durban Experimental Airmail Service, Cape Town to Durban, plain cover franked 2d with additional 3d special airmail stamp, canc Somerset West/28 Feb cds, also blue/black 'S.A.Air Mail/S.A.Lugpos' cds. Service terminated on June 15th. Mounted on album leaf with full text write up.
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Lot Number: 317

(United States) Nonstop Flight, San Francisco to Hawaii, PN9-3 Flight (AAMC 1033a). Magenta and purple handstamped cachets on cover to Honolulu, 2c tied by San Diego Aug. 22 duplex, Very Fine.

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Date: 1925, Aug 1
Est. price: £325.00
Category: United States

Description: Nonstop Flight, San Francisco to Hawaii, PN9-3 Flight (AAMC 1033a). Magenta and purple handstamped cachets on cover to Honolulu, 2c tied by San Diego Aug. 22 duplex, Very Fine.
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