Lot Number: 10

('Alex Newall covers selected for his personal collection and  with descriptions taken from his original sheets) Imperial Airways - CGEA (Lignes Latecoere), first dispatch LONDON - TOULOUSE - DAKAR - Leopoldsville - ELISABETHVILLE, overseas rate 2 1/2d; air to Dakar 8d; regisration 3d; total 13 1/2d; No extra for B. Congo. Ref # 26.05b, A.S. Newall, British External Airmails until 1934 (2nd Ed), pub 1996.This actual cover is illustrated on p73.

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Date: 1926, Mar 31
Est. price: £200.00
Category: 'Alex Newall covers selected for his personal collection and with descriptions taken from his original sheets

Description: Imperial Airways - CGEA (Lignes Latecoere), first dispatch LONDON - TOULOUSE - DAKAR - Leopoldsville - ELISABETHVILLE, overseas rate 2 1/2d; air to Dakar 8d; regisration 3d; total 13 1/2d; No extra for B. Congo. Ref # 26.05b, A.S. Newall, British External Airmails until 1934 (2nd Ed), pub 1996.This actual cover is illustrated on p73.
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Lot Number: 11

('Alex Newall covers selected for his personal collection and  with descriptions taken from his original sheets) Imperial Airways - CGEA (Lignes Latecoere), first dispatch LONDON - TOULOUSE - DAKAR 4.4.26, correctly rated 10 1/2d.  Ref # 26.05a, A.S. Newall, British External Airmails until 1934 (2nd Ed), pub 1996.This actual cover is illustrated on p73.

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Date: 1926, Mar 31
Est. price: £150.00
Category: 'Alex Newall covers selected for his personal collection and with descriptions taken from his original sheets

Description: Imperial Airways - CGEA (Lignes Latecoere), first dispatch LONDON - TOULOUSE - DAKAR 4.4.26, correctly rated 10 1/2d. Ref # 26.05a, A.S. Newall, British External Airmails until 1934 (2nd Ed), pub 1996.This actual cover is illustrated on p73.
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Lot Number: 179

(Guatemala) F/F Guatemala City to Santa Rosa, violet three line flight cachet, blue circular  29/8 arrival ds on front, Alex Cohen corner cover franked 1.5P.

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Date: 1926, Aug 29
Est. price: £16.00
Category: Guatemala

Description: F/F Guatemala City to Santa Rosa, violet three line flight cachet, blue circular 29/8 arrival ds on front, Alex Cohen corner cover franked 1.5P.
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Lot Number: 180

(Guatemala) F/F Santa Rosa Guatemala City, bs 31/8, red three line flight cachet, grey/green  cover franked 1.5P.

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Date: 1926, Aug 31
Est. price: £16.00
Category: Guatemala

Description: F/F Santa Rosa Guatemala City, bs 31/8, red three line flight cachet, grey/green cover franked 1.5P.
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Lot Number: 290

(Ship to Shore) Sir Alan Cobham demonstration flight from SS Homeric at sea to Battery Point, New York City, flown and initialled by Sir Allan Cobham, printed souvenir cover bears cachet "First Air Mail to arrive in New York from the East". Illustrated p 1545 AAMC. Scarce item in fine condition. Also attractive unused PPC of RMS 'Homeric'

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Date: 1926, Nov 25
Est. price: £125.00
Category: Ship to Shore

Description: Sir Alan Cobham demonstration flight from SS Homeric at sea to Battery Point, New York City, flown and initialled by Sir Allan Cobham, printed souvenir cover bears cachet "First Air Mail to arrive in New York from the East". Illustrated p 1545 AAMC. Scarce item in fine condition. Also attractive unused PPC of RMS 'Homeric'
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Lot Number: 293

(Singapore) Air Survey Co Rangoon, first airmail, Singapore to Kuala Lumpur, bs 2pm 23/8, arrived Port Swettenham 11.15am, then taken by train to Kuala Lumpur arriving 2.30pm, plain cover correctly rated 4c, special black straight line "By Air Mail" cachet and ms "By Air Mail". Carried by Neville Vincent, who arrived in Singapore immediately following the completion of his government. sponsored aerial survey in Sarawak. The GPO in Singapore took advantage of his arrival to hastily arrange a first dispatch by air of mail to Kuala Lumpur (via Port Swettenham). As a result the flight had the minimum of publicity resulting in only a very small mail being carried.  A scarce and historical specimen in fine condition. An explanatory 500 word article accompanies this item.

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Date: 1926, Aug 23
Est. price: £325.00
Category: Singapore

Description: Air Survey Co Rangoon, first airmail, Singapore to Kuala Lumpur, bs 2pm 23/8, arrived Port Swettenham 11.15am, then taken by train to Kuala Lumpur arriving 2.30pm, plain cover correctly rated 4c, special black straight line "By Air Mail" cachet and ms "By Air Mail". Carried by Neville Vincent, who arrived in Singapore immediately following the completion of his government. sponsored aerial survey in Sarawak. The GPO in Singapore took advantage of his arrival to hastily arrange a first dispatch by air of mail to Kuala Lumpur (via Port Swettenham). As a result the flight had the minimum of publicity resulting in only a very small mail being carried. A scarce and historical specimen in fine condition. An explanatory 500 word article accompanies this item.
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