Lot Number: 4

(Airship) Spain flight, PC franked 50pf, canc on board 'Luftschief/23.10.1929/Graf Zeppelin' cds, also framed red 'Mit Luftschiff Graf Zeppelin befordert' and red 'Mit Luftpost befordert/flughafen Hallr (Leipzig)/(Schfeudit)' hs.

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Date: 1929, Oct 23
Est. price: £40.00
Category: Airship

Description: Spain flight, PC franked 50pf, canc on board 'Luftschief/23.10.1929/Graf Zeppelin' cds, also framed red 'Mit Luftschiff Graf Zeppelin befordert' and red 'Mit Luftpost befordert/flughafen Hallr (Leipzig)/(Schfeudit)' hs.
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Lot Number: 10

(Australia) W.A.Airways Ltd, first flight Perth to Adelaide, no arrival ds, plain cover franked 4 1/2d, canc Perth 4th JUNE, 1929, red/black "See/By Air Mail/Western Queensland" vignette, typed "By First Air Mail Flight/Perth-Adelaide". This flight was scheduled for 2nd June, but was delayed until 4th June when but a small portion of the eastern mails was taken by a small plane to Kalgoorie. The bulk of the intended eastern F/F mail was flown to Adelaide on June 5th. This particular cover is one of the few carried on June 4th.

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Date: 1929, Jun 4
Est. price: £25.00
Category: Australia

Description: W.A.Airways Ltd, first flight Perth to Adelaide, no arrival ds, plain cover franked 4 1/2d, canc Perth 4th JUNE, 1929, red/black "See/By Air Mail/Western Queensland" vignette, typed "By First Air Mail Flight/Perth-Adelaide". This flight was scheduled for 2nd June, but was delayed until 4th June when but a small portion of the eastern mails was taken by a small plane to Kalgoorie. The bulk of the intended eastern F/F mail was flown to Adelaide on June 5th. This particular cover is one of the few carried on June 4th.
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Lot Number: 46

(Bahamas) F/F, Nassau-Miami, bs 2/1, printed souvenir cover franked 2 1/2d, red two line cachet 'By First Air Mail/To Miami' cachet, Pan Am. Image.

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Date: 1929, Jan 2
Est. price: £8.00
Category: Bahamas

Description: F/F, Nassau-Miami, bs 2/1, printed souvenir cover franked 2 1/2d, red two line cachet 'By First Air Mail/To Miami' cachet, Pan Am. Image.
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Lot Number: 98

(Canada) Fort Mc Murray-Fort Good Hope, special flight authorised by the Post Office Department, Resolution to Fort Mc Murray, bs 20/3, underpaid imprint 'via airmail' corner cover, franked 2c, canc Resolution cds, verso Canada 1c and 5c Postage Dues canc  'PM/Mar 26/1926' in circle hs. Signed by the pilot C.H. (Punch) Dickens. Some mild toning, see scan.

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Date: 1929, Mar 13
Est. price: £12.00
Category: Canada

Description: Fort Mc Murray-Fort Good Hope, special flight authorised by the Post Office Department, Resolution to Fort Mc Murray, bs 20/3, underpaid imprint 'via airmail' corner cover, franked 2c, canc Resolution cds, verso Canada 1c and 5c Postage Dues canc 'PM/Mar 26/1926' in circle hs. Signed by the pilot C.H. (Punch) Dickens. Some mild toning, see scan.
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Lot Number: 99

(Canada) F/F Grand Prairie to Edmonton, airmail cover, cachet, b/s, company black/white CL47 semi official stamp verso, Commercial Airways Ltd.

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Date: 1929, May 21
Est. price: £12.00
Category: Canada

Description: F/F Grand Prairie to Edmonton, airmail cover, cachet, b/s, company black/white CL47 semi official stamp verso, Commercial Airways Ltd.
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Lot Number: 100

(Canada) Canada first acceptance for Jamaica for carriage on the FAM 5 F/F Miami to Kingston bs 3/12, plain cover franked 10c Canada stamps canc Walker Airport, Ont, large violet framed F/F cachet.

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Date: 1929, Sep 17
Est. price: £30.00
Category: Canada

Description: Canada first acceptance for Jamaica for carriage on the FAM 5 F/F Miami to Kingston bs 3/12, plain cover franked 10c Canada stamps canc Walker Airport, Ont, large violet framed F/F cachet.
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Lot Number: 170

(GB External) Imperial Airways first regular service from the United Kingdom to India. Cover to Baghdad franked 2d x2, 1d x3, cancelled March 28, , on arrival re-addressed to Oxford and franked Iraq 6a cancelled Baghdad April 9, arrival cds of  April 15 verso. Thought to be one of only three round trip covers. Blunt  left hand top and bottom corners.

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Date: 1929, Mar 29
Est. price: £125.00
Category: GB External

Description: Imperial Airways first regular service from the United Kingdom to India. Cover to Baghdad franked 2d x2, 1d x3, cancelled March 28, , on arrival re-addressed to Oxford and franked Iraq 6a cancelled Baghdad April 9, arrival cds of April 15 verso. Thought to be one of only three round trip covers. Blunt left hand top and bottom corners.
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Lot Number: 171

(GB External) Imperial Airways, London to Paris, bs Fontenay du Bois 6/6, via Paris Gare du Nord 5/6, plain cover franked 2 1/2d + 2d air fee, pale blue/black P25 airmail etiquette. See image.

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Date: 1929, Jun 5
Est. price: £10.00
Category: GB External

Description: Imperial Airways, London to Paris, bs Fontenay du Bois 6/6, via Paris Gare du Nord 5/6, plain cover franked 2 1/2d + 2d air fee, pale blue/black P25 airmail etiquette. See image.
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Lot Number: 285

(Iraq) Baghdad to Cairo airmail, Baghdad to Ismailia, Egypt, bs 19/4, via Alexandria 17/4, 70 Squadron RAF cover with blue demi-wing lion and '70 Squadron RAF' embossed on flap, franked 6 annas. Moved to Iraq in 1923 and re-equipped with Vernon bombers/transports which were flew on the Cairo-Baghdad air mail run until 1927. During this time, the Squadron also took part in operations against rebel tribesmen and insurgents on the Turkish frontier.

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Date: 1929, Apr 15
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Iraq

Description: Baghdad to Cairo airmail, Baghdad to Ismailia, Egypt, bs 19/4, via Alexandria 17/4, 70 Squadron RAF cover with blue demi-wing lion and '70 Squadron RAF' embossed on flap, franked 6 annas. Moved to Iraq in 1923 and re-equipped with Vernon bombers/transports which were flew on the Cairo-Baghdad air mail run until 1927. During this time, the Squadron also took part in operations against rebel tribesmen and insurgents on the Turkish frontier.
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Lot Number: 357

(Newfoundland) Commemoration First transatlantic Airmail June 14, 1919, cover bearing a 15c stamp tied with a a fine strike of the special commemorative cachet used for that one day only and in St. John's.

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Date: 1929, Jun 14
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Newfoundland

Description: Commemoration First transatlantic Airmail June 14, 1919, cover bearing a 15c stamp tied with a a fine strike of the special commemorative cachet used for that one day only and in St. John's.
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Lot Number: 407

(Ship to Shore) German North Atlantic Catapult Flight, Bremen-England, no arrival ds, red framed flight cachet, plain cover franked Germany 25pf x3 (one has a corner fault). Signed by the captain  L. Ziegenbein.

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Date: 1929, Aug 02
Est. price: £25.00
Category: Ship to Shore

Description: German North Atlantic Catapult Flight, Bremen-England, no arrival ds, red framed flight cachet, plain cover franked Germany 25pf x3 (one has a corner fault). Signed by the captain L. Ziegenbein.
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Lot Number: 423

(South Africa) F/F  Regular Airmail Service in South Africa, Cape Town to Umtata, Transkei, no arrival ds,  "Per Air Mail-Lugpos" cachets, plain cover franked 1/1d.

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Date: 1929, Aug 26
Est. price: £8.00
Category: South Africa

Description: F/F Regular Airmail Service in South Africa, Cape Town to Umtata, Transkei, no arrival ds, "Per Air Mail-Lugpos" cachets, plain cover franked 1/1d.
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Lot Number: 424

(South Africa) First South African Internal Airmail Service. F/F Durban to East London, bs 29/8, registered (hs) cover correctly rated 9d, Union Airways (PTY) Ltd.

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Date: 1929, Aug 29
Est. price: £10.00
Category: South Africa

Description: First South African Internal Airmail Service. F/F Durban to East London, bs 29/8, registered (hs) cover correctly rated 9d, Union Airways (PTY) Ltd.
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