Detail : Lot 122

Lot No: 122
Date: 1934, Jul 11
Est. price: £75.00
Category: GB External

Description: First dispatch of mail for Madagascar, London to Tananarive, weak b/s date unclear, plain PC correctly franked 9d, typed 'By 1st Acceptanc via/Broken Hill-Madagascar airline', Carried by Imperial AW southbound service on Heracles to Brindisi, Satyrus to Khartoum, Horsa to Juba and Atlanta to Broken Hill, then by LeFevre and Assolant on the new feeder service, Service Aerienne de Madagascar, to Madagascar. Due to early announcement by IAW and British PO, mail waited for two weeks at Broken Hill, see Wingent p60. Scarce item rated 180u by Newall. Nice item.

Bid:
(GB External) First dispatch of mail for Madagascar, London to Tananarive, weak b/s date unclear, plain PC correctly franked 9d, typed 'By 1st Acceptanc via/Broken Hill-Madagascar airline', Carried by Imperial AW southbound service on Heracles to Brindisi, Satyrus to Khartoum, Horsa to Juba and Atlanta to Broken Hill, then by LeFevre and Assolant on the new feeder service, Service Aerienne de Madagascar, to Madagascar. Due to early announcement by IAW and British PO, mail waited for two weeks at Broken Hill, see Wingent p60. Scarce item rated 180u by Newall. Nice item.
(GB External) First dispatch of mail for Madagascar, London to Tananarive, weak b/s date unclear, plain PC correctly franked 9d, typed 'By 1st Acceptanc via/Broken Hill-Madagascar airline', Carried by Imperial AW southbound service on Heracles to Brindisi, Satyrus to Khartoum, Horsa to Juba and Atlanta to Broken Hill, then by LeFevre and Assolant on the new feeder service, Service Aerienne de Madagascar, to Madagascar. Due to early announcement by IAW and British PO, mail waited for two weeks at Broken Hill, see Wingent p60. Scarce item rated 180u by Newall. Nice item.