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Lot Number: 51

(Australia) Parachute mail dropped on Mornington Island by flying boat 'Corio', Crome cover. Franked 2d, canc Sydney 21/12, signed by pilot Capt. R.B.Tapp, and by the island's missionary J.Dougherty.  AAMC 887.

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Date: 1939, Dec 21
Est. price: £75.00
Category: Australia

Description: Parachute mail dropped on Mornington Island by flying boat 'Corio', Crome cover. Franked 2d, canc Sydney 21/12, signed by pilot Capt. R.B.Tapp, and by the island's missionary J.Dougherty. AAMC 887.
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Lot Number: 52

(Australia) Butler Air Transport, F/F Bega to Sydney, bs,, following suspension of service by Adastra Airways.  plain cover franked 5d ,Butler Air Transport hs, typed 'First Flight Sydney - Bega -Butler Air Transport/per Gannet Monoplane/VH UVU',

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Date: 1940, Nov 1
Est. price: £25.00
Category: Australia

Description: Butler Air Transport, F/F Bega to Sydney, bs,, following suspension of service by Adastra Airways. plain cover franked 5d ,Butler Air Transport hs, typed 'First Flight Sydney - Bega -Butler Air Transport/per Gannet Monoplane/VH UVU',
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Lot Number: 53

(Australia) Australian National Airways first two way DC3 'Kurana' night service Melbourne to Brisbane, SIGNED BY three pilots including Keith Virtue, 15 flown. AAMC 923b.

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Date: 1941, Sep 29
Est. price: £60.00
Category: Australia

Description: Australian National Airways first two way DC3 'Kurana' night service Melbourne to Brisbane, SIGNED BY three pilots including Keith Virtue, 15 flown. AAMC 923b.
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Lot Number: 54

(Australia) Post war realignment, first regular service using Avro Lancastrian aircraft, Sydney to London, bs 9/6, air letter with RED CACHET, AAMC 1007b. The cover is signed by BOTH PILOTS  K.G.Jackson and O.F.Y.Thomas, and the LETTER WITHIN IS SIGNED by HUDSON FYSH.  A rare item in superb condition.

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Date: 1945, Jun 1
Est. price: £250.00
Category: Australia

Description: Post war realignment, first regular service using Avro Lancastrian aircraft, Sydney to London, bs 9/6, air letter with RED CACHET, AAMC 1007b. The cover is signed by BOTH PILOTS K.G.Jackson and O.F.Y.Thomas, and the LETTER WITHIN IS SIGNED by HUDSON FYSH. A rare item in superb condition.
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Lot Number: 55

(Australia) Post war realignment, first regular service using Avro Lancastrian aircraft, Sydney to London, bs 9/6, air letter WITHOUT RED CACHET, SIGNED BY BOTH PILOTS  K.G.Jackson and O.F.Y.Thomas. AAMC 1007a

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Date: 1945, Jun 1
Est. price: £125.00
Category: Australia

Description: Post war realignment, first regular service using Avro Lancastrian aircraft, Sydney to London, bs 9/6, air letter WITHOUT RED CACHET, SIGNED BY BOTH PILOTS K.G.Jackson and O.F.Y.Thomas. AAMC 1007a
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Lot Number: 56

(Australia) Airmail from ships of the Royal Navy, air  letter posted and censored on the ship, then red tomb stone censor mark applied, franked 'British Fleet/12/28 JU/45' (Sydney)  instead of postage stamp, addressed to South Africa. Image.

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Date: 1945, Jun 28
Est. price: £15.00
Category: Australia

Description: Airmail from ships of the Royal Navy, air letter posted and censored on the ship, then red tomb stone censor mark applied, franked 'British Fleet/12/28 JU/45' (Sydney) instead of postage stamp, addressed to South Africa. Image.
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Lot Number: 57

(Australia) Mornington Island, special Christmas mail carried by Trans Australian Airlines , special red/cream souvenir cover, SIGNED BY THE PILOT R.K.CRABBE, and arrival on 20/12/49 endorsed verso by the Mission Superintendent.

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Date: 1945, Dec 19
Est. price: £85.00
Category: Australia

Description: Mornington Island, special Christmas mail carried by Trans Australian Airlines , special red/cream souvenir cover, SIGNED BY THE PILOT R.K.CRABBE, and arrival on 20/12/49 endorsed verso by the Mission Superintendent.
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Lot Number: 58

(Australia) QANTAS, the first regular airmail service Sydney to Singapore BS 8/4, usIng modified LIBERATOR BOMBERS.  Specially printed air letter SIGNED by Moxham and Furze. AAMC 1036a

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Date: 1946, Apr 7
Est. price: £100.00
Category: Australia

Description: QANTAS, the first regular airmail service Sydney to Singapore BS 8/4, usIng modified LIBERATOR BOMBERS. Specially printed air letter SIGNED by Moxham and Furze. AAMC 1036a
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Lot Number: 59

(Australia) First Qantas post war civilian service, Sydney to Singapore, bs 10/4, 7d air letter 7d air letter OVERPRINTED IN RED, SIGNED BY CAPTAINS A FURZE AND J MOXHAM.  A very limited number of air letters such as this were flown. Eustis 1036a.

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Date: 1946, Apr 9
Est. price: £100.00
Category: Australia

Description: First Qantas post war civilian service, Sydney to Singapore, bs 10/4, 7d air letter 7d air letter OVERPRINTED IN RED, SIGNED BY CAPTAINS A FURZE AND J MOXHAM. A very limited number of air letters such as this were flown. Eustis 1036a.
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Lot Number: 60

(Australia) QANTAS/TEAL F/F Sydney-Christchurch, SIGNED BY THE PILOT. Only a very small number of PHOTO' COVERS were carried.

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Date: 1950, Dec 18
Est. price: £50.00
Category: Australia

Description: QANTAS/TEAL F/F Sydney-Christchurch, SIGNED BY THE PILOT. Only a very small number of PHOTO' COVERS were carried.
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Lot Number: 61

(Australia) Air India, Boeing 707, F/F Perth to Bombay, bs 4/10, cachet, attractive special cover.

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Date: 1962, Oct 3
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Australia

Description: Air India, Boeing 707, F/F Perth to Bombay, bs 4/10, cachet, attractive special cover.
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Lot Number: 62

(Basutoland) Basutoland to Singapore, bs 19/12, carried on the first flight of the imperial Airways extension from Rangoon to Singapore via Cairo, Wyndham registered (hs) cover franked FDI of the 1933 KGV 1d,3d,6d,1/-, canc Maseru/1 DEC/33 cds returned to Cape Town 'House of Parliament/23 MAR 34' cds verso. Also original certificate of posting. A superb item in fine condition.

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Date: 1933, Dec 1
Est. price: £150.00
Category: Basutoland

Description: Basutoland to Singapore, bs 19/12, carried on the first flight of the imperial Airways extension from Rangoon to Singapore via Cairo, Wyndham registered (hs) cover franked FDI of the 1933 KGV 1d,3d,6d,1/-, canc Maseru/1 DEC/33 cds returned to Cape Town 'House of Parliament/23 MAR 34' cds verso. Also original certificate of posting. A superb item in fine condition.
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Lot Number: 63

(Basutoland) The Visit of HRH Prince George to Southern Africa, first acceptance of mail from Basutoland for carriage on the F/F R.A.N.A. Southern Rhodesia-Nyasaland service, Maseru to Limbe, bs 9/3, via Blantyre 9/3, airmail cover franked 9d Basutoland stamps canc with special postmark of the PO attached to the Royal Train used by HRH Prince George during his visit to Southern Africa, also Maseru cds, black two line 'S.Rhodesia/Nyasaland' and violet st. line 'First Official Air Mail' hand stamps. "F/F mail from countries other than S. Rhodesia and the Union was very small because the flight was not announced outside Nyasaland and S. Rhodesia and even then only seven days notice was given"....."The most desirable covers are those posted on the Royal Train while it was in Basutoland and in the Union. The train was only in Basutoland one day and even the ordinary mail there from is scarce. See South African Air Mails, Morton D.G., 2005, p25. A rare cover in fine condition.

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Date: 1934, Mar 1
Est. price: £225.00
Category: Basutoland

Description: The Visit of HRH Prince George to Southern Africa, first acceptance of mail from Basutoland for carriage on the F/F R.A.N.A. Southern Rhodesia-Nyasaland service, Maseru to Limbe, bs 9/3, via Blantyre 9/3, airmail cover franked 9d Basutoland stamps canc with special postmark of the PO attached to the Royal Train used by HRH Prince George during his visit to Southern Africa, also Maseru cds, black two line 'S.Rhodesia/Nyasaland' and violet st. line 'First Official Air Mail' hand stamps. "F/F mail from countries other than S. Rhodesia and the Union was very small because the flight was not announced outside Nyasaland and S. Rhodesia and even then only seven days notice was given"....."The most desirable covers are those posted on the Royal Train while it was in Basutoland and in the Union. The train was only in Basutoland one day and even the ordinary mail there from is scarce. See South African Air Mails, Morton D.G., 2005, p25. A rare cover in fine condition.
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Lot Number: 64

(Belgian Congo) Belgian Congo to France, ELISABETHVILLE  to PARIS. To Broken Hill by AERO CLUB DE KATANGA and then by Imperial Airways Africa Service flight #AN185 which left Broken Hill 20/9 September and arrived Brindisi 25/9. Bears an unusual 'Posta Aerea/25.9.34/Roma Ferrovia' transit cds. Likey put off plans at Brindisi by mistake, trained to Rome, then put back on next IAW flight to Paris. Franked F6 for F2.50 UPU rate and F3.50 air fee. Interesting.

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Date: 1934, Sep 19
Est. price: £30.00
Category: Belgian Congo

Description: Belgian Congo to France, ELISABETHVILLE to PARIS. To Broken Hill by AERO CLUB DE KATANGA and then by Imperial Airways Africa Service flight #AN185 which left Broken Hill 20/9 September and arrived Brindisi 25/9. Bears an unusual 'Posta Aerea/25.9.34/Roma Ferrovia' transit cds. Likey put off plans at Brindisi by mistake, trained to Rome, then put back on next IAW flight to Paris. Franked F6 for F2.50 UPU rate and F3.50 air fee. Interesting.
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Lot Number: 65

(Belgian Congo) F/F Elizabethville to Brussels and return, 2 cachets, printed souvenir cover, Sabena

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Date: 1935, Nov 22
Est. price: £6.00
Category: Belgian Congo

Description: F/F Elizabethville to Brussels and return, 2 cachets, printed souvenir cover, Sabena
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Lot Number: 66

(Belgian Congo) Leopoldville to New York, via Marseille Gare Avion 16/10 transit cds, imprint etiquette cover franked 6F, uncommon black three line "en avion jusqua/Marseille/Gare avion"

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Date: 1936, Oct 10
Est. price: £18.00
Category: Belgian Congo

Description: Leopoldville to New York, via Marseille Gare Avion 16/10 transit cds, imprint etiquette cover franked 6F, uncommon black three line "en avion jusqua/Marseille/Gare avion"
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Lot Number: 67

(Belgian Congo) Sabena first internal fast flight service, Ponthierville to Elizabethville, bs 29/10, Godinas cover franked  50c, 10c, rd/white vignette, green flight cachet.

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Date: 1936, Oct 28
Est. price: £12.00
Category: Belgian Congo

Description: Sabena first internal fast flight service, Ponthierville to Elizabethville, bs 29/10, Godinas cover franked 50c, 10c, rd/white vignette, green flight cachet.
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Lot Number: 68

(Belgian Congo) Extension Leopoldville-Tshikapa service to Luebo,F/F Luebo to Tshikipa, bs 1/11, imprint etiquette cover franked 60c, bkack st. line "Premier Laison" cachet.

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Date: 1939, Nov 01
Est. price: £8.00
Category: Belgian Congo

Description: Extension Leopoldville-Tshikapa service to Luebo,F/F Luebo to Tshikipa, bs 1/11, imprint etiquette cover franked 60c, bkack st. line "Premier Laison" cachet.
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Lot Number: 69

(Belgian Congo) Luebo to Kikwit, bs 1/11, carried on F/F Luebo-Tshikakapa-Leopoldville service, Van Reet cover franked 90c, black framed "Avion" cachet, typed "Par 1o Courrier Aerien/Luebo Kikwit". Uncommon.

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Date: 1939, Nov 01
Est. price: £18.00
Category: Belgian Congo

Description: Luebo to Kikwit, bs 1/11, carried on F/F Luebo-Tshikakapa-Leopoldville service, Van Reet cover franked 90c, black framed "Avion" cachet, typed "Par 1o Courrier Aerien/Luebo Kikwit". Uncommon.
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Lot Number: 70

(Belgian Congo) Sabena, first return flight accelerated Leopoldville-Brussels service, red/blue/pale grey registered (label) 'Cercle Philatelique du Congo Belge et Ruanda Urundi' souvenir cover franked 12F50, 1/3/27 arrival ds on front, sent by the President of the Cercle Philatelique.

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Date: 1946, Feb 27
Est. price: £8.00
Category: Belgian Congo

Description: Sabena, first return flight accelerated Leopoldville-Brussels service, red/blue/pale grey registered (label) 'Cercle Philatelique du Congo Belge et Ruanda Urundi' souvenir cover franked 12F50, 1/3/27 arrival ds on front, sent by the President of the Cercle Philatelique.
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Lot Number: 71

(Belgium) 2nd Antwerp Meeting, franked 50c air canc special cds, B&W ppc addressed to England with picture of  Antwerp airport.. Francis Field authentication hs verso.

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Date: 1934, Jul 15
Est. price: £8.00
Category: Belgium

Description: 2nd Antwerp Meeting, franked 50c air canc special cds, B&W ppc addressed to England with picture of Antwerp airport.. Francis Field authentication hs verso.
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Lot Number: 72

(Belgium) Count De Looz-Corswarem, Mahieu and D'Hoore official flight to the Congo via the shortest route over the Libyan desert via Tunis-Sebha-Fort Lamy, Brussels to Leopoldville 17/10, carried by air to Leopoldville, then returned by surface mail to Belgium, Van Reet pictorial card franked Belgium 1F and Belgium 1c to obtain ultimate arrival mark (1/12) and Congo 75c canc Lepoldville 17/10, black "Raid Mahieu" cachets front and verso, signed by Count De Looz-Corswarem under a handwritten comment on the deferred departure from Brussels. Rare, only ten such items were carried. Ex Clowes.

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Date: 1935, Oct 1
Est. price: £60.00
Category: Belgium

Description: Count De Looz-Corswarem, Mahieu and D'Hoore official flight to the Congo via the shortest route over the Libyan desert via Tunis-Sebha-Fort Lamy, Brussels to Leopoldville 17/10, carried by air to Leopoldville, then returned by surface mail to Belgium, Van Reet pictorial card franked Belgium 1F and Belgium 1c to obtain ultimate arrival mark (1/12) and Congo 75c canc Lepoldville 17/10, black "Raid Mahieu" cachets front and verso, signed by Count De Looz-Corswarem under a handwritten comment on the deferred departure from Brussels. Rare, only ten such items were carried. Ex Clowes.
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Lot Number: 73

(Belgium) Air France/Aeromaritime extension to Douala and Pointe Noire, Thieux (Belgium) to Pointe Noire (French Congo), bs 20/5, grey/blue Air France/Aeromaritime air cover franked 5F25, black framed "Service Aerien Senegal-Congo/Aeromaritime/1er voyage Mai 1937/en laison avec/Air France Air Afrique", ms "Bruxelles-Paris-Dakar-Pointe Noire", two uncommon and attractive se tanant Congo/Belgium publicity labels verso. Nice item.

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Date: 1937, May 14
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Belgium

Description: Air France/Aeromaritime extension to Douala and Pointe Noire, Thieux (Belgium) to Pointe Noire (French Congo), bs 20/5, grey/blue Air France/Aeromaritime air cover franked 5F25, black framed "Service Aerien Senegal-Congo/Aeromaritime/1er voyage Mai 1937/en laison avec/Air France Air Afrique", ms "Bruxelles-Paris-Dakar-Pointe Noire", two uncommon and attractive se tanant Congo/Belgium publicity labels verso. Nice item.
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Lot Number: 74

(Belgium) Pelican Missionary Flight Belgium-Congo, and return, Brussels to Leopoldville and return, 6/11, to Eghezee, commemorative 'Pelican' card in French with map of route verso, franked 3.30F Belgian and 3.30F Congo stamps, green and purple cachets.

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Date: 1937, Oct 20
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Belgium

Description: Pelican Missionary Flight Belgium-Congo, and return, Brussels to Leopoldville and return, 6/11, to Eghezee, commemorative 'Pelican' card in French with map of route verso, franked 3.30F Belgian and 3.30F Congo stamps, green and purple cachets.
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Lot Number: 75

(Belgium) BELGIUM ACCEPTANCE for Pan American F/F Marseille, bs 24/5 to New York, bs 27/5, plain cover franked 75c postage and 5F air surcharge, fine strike red flight cachet . Uncommon.

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Date: 1939, May 23
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Belgium

Description: BELGIUM ACCEPTANCE for Pan American F/F Marseille, bs 24/5 to New York, bs 27/5, plain cover franked 75c postage and 5F air surcharge, fine strike red flight cachet . Uncommon.
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Lot Number: 76

(Belgium) Sabena F/F direct Brussels to Zurich, bs 5/2, souvenir 1F PSC  with additional 3F25.

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Date: 1946, Feb 5
Est. price: £6.00
Category: Belgium

Description: Sabena F/F direct Brussels to Zurich, bs 5/2, souvenir 1F PSC with additional 3F25.
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Lot Number: 77

(Belgium) First regular Sabena flight, Liege to Paris, b/s, cachets x2, illustrated souvenir card.

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Date: 1947, Apr 20
Est. price: £6.00
Category: Belgium

Description: First regular Sabena flight, Liege to Paris, b/s, cachets x2, illustrated souvenir card.
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Lot Number: 78

(Bermuda) POSSIBLY THE ONLY BERMUDA FIRST ACCEPTANCE FOR SOUTH AFRICA, bs Durban 20 Jun 39, via Southampton for carriage on the PAN AMERICAN SOUTHERN ROUTE. Airmail cover addressed to the eminent aerophilatelist JHC Godfrey, franked 2/- Bermuda stamps canc St POSSIBLY THE ONLY BERMUDA FIRST ACCEPTANCE FOR SOUTH AFRICA, bs Durban 20 Jun 39, via Southampton for carriage on the PAN AMERICAN SOUTHERN ROUTE. Airmail cover addressed to the eminent aerophilatelist JHC Godfrey, franked 2/- Bermuda stamps canc St George's/8 Jun 39, and GB 1 1/2d canc London FS/13 Jun 39 for OAT all the way by 'Canopus' to Durban on the Imperial AW Africa Southbound service IAW DS 205 arriving19/6, see Wingent p172.  Mail from Bermuda was accepted for the third trans-Atlantic service on the PAN Am route which had been inaugurated on 20 May. Ms verso '5 recorded' to GB'. Not listed in W.J. Clarke 1990. This is the first acceptance for South Africa by the Southern Route we have seen in 20 years and believe it could possibly be the only one, but this will need verification by an expert.

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Date: 1939, Jun 8
Est. price: £275.00
Category: Bermuda

Description: POSSIBLY THE ONLY BERMUDA FIRST ACCEPTANCE FOR SOUTH AFRICA, bs Durban 20 Jun 39, via Southampton for carriage on the PAN AMERICAN SOUTHERN ROUTE. Airmail cover addressed to the eminent aerophilatelist JHC Godfrey, franked 2/- Bermuda stamps canc St POSSIBLY THE ONLY BERMUDA FIRST ACCEPTANCE FOR SOUTH AFRICA, bs Durban 20 Jun 39, via Southampton for carriage on the PAN AMERICAN SOUTHERN ROUTE. Airmail cover addressed to the eminent aerophilatelist JHC Godfrey, franked 2/- Bermuda stamps canc St George's/8 Jun 39, and GB 1 1/2d canc London FS/13 Jun 39 for OAT all the way by 'Canopus' to Durban on the Imperial AW Africa Southbound service IAW DS 205 arriving19/6, see Wingent p172. Mail from Bermuda was accepted for the third trans-Atlantic service on the PAN Am route which had been inaugurated on 20 May. Ms verso '5 recorded' to GB'. Not listed in W.J. Clarke 1990. This is the first acceptance for South Africa by the Southern Route we have seen in 20 years and believe it could possibly be the only one, but this will need verification by an expert.
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Lot Number: 79

(Bermuda) Scarce First Scheduled Flight  Hamilton to WASHINGTON, b/s 2/8, violet rectangular cachet, Colonial Airlines. #47.10 WJ Clark, 1990, cat $100.00.

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Date: 1947, Aug 1
Est. price: £25.00
Category: Bermuda

Description: Scarce First Scheduled Flight Hamilton to WASHINGTON, b/s 2/8, violet rectangular cachet, Colonial Airlines. #47.10 WJ Clark, 1990, cat $100.00.
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Lot Number: 80

(Canada) The First Officially Authorised Air Mail Flight In Canada, Montreal to Toronto, bs 24/6, plain cover franked 3 x1c each tied with red triangular 'Inaugural Service/ Via Air Mail/23/6/18' official flight cachet.. AMC&NF #PF6. Non invasive closed flap rear verso, does not detract.

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Date: 1918, Jun 24
Est. price: £500.00
Category: Canada

Description: The First Officially Authorised Air Mail Flight In Canada, Montreal to Toronto, bs 24/6, plain cover franked 3 x1c each tied with red triangular 'Inaugural Service/ Via Air Mail/23/6/18' official flight cachet.. AMC&NF #PF6. Non invasive closed flap rear verso, does not detract.
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Lot Number: 81

(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: £30.00
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: 82

(Canada) Victoria to Seattle, plain cover franked Canada 3c canc Victoria cds, black circular 'Victoria to Seattle/Via Sea/Plane flight cachet, red framed '1st/Trip' hs.

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Date: 1925, Sep 21
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Canada

Description: Victoria to Seattle, plain cover franked Canada 3c canc Victoria cds, black circular 'Victoria to Seattle/Via Sea/Plane flight cachet, red framed '1st/Trip' hs.
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Lot Number: 83

(Canada) F/F Toronto to Red Lake, bs 12/4, commercial corner cover franked 3c, official green framed five line flight cachet, typed 'Via Air Mail/Toronto/Red Lake'.

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Date: 1926, Apr 12
Est. price: £25.00
Category: Canada

Description: F/F Toronto to Red Lake, bs 12/4, commercial corner cover franked 3c, official green framed five line flight cachet, typed 'Via Air Mail/Toronto/Red Lake'.
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Lot Number: 84

(Canada) Montreal-Vancouver, an official flight scheduled to be flown by Edward Dobbin. Dunlop Canada corner cover correctly rated 12c, type 'Via Airmail'.Flght cancelled because Dobbin unable to obtain insurance, so cover sent to Dead Letter Office, bs 19/7 verso. Cover returned to sender with purple two line 'Air Flight Abandoned/Letter Returned' hs on front. See AMC&NFLD, p94

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Date: 1927, Jul 6
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Canada

Description: Montreal-Vancouver, an official flight scheduled to be flown by Edward Dobbin. Dunlop Canada corner cover correctly rated 12c, type 'Via Airmail'.Flght cancelled because Dobbin unable to obtain insurance, so cover sent to Dead Letter Office, bs 19/7 verso. Cover returned to sender with purple two line 'Air Flight Abandoned/Letter Returned' hs on front. See AMC&NFLD, p94
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Lot Number: 85

(Canada) F/F Leamington to Scudder, Pele Island, bs 14/12, Patton souvenir cover franked 2c.

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Date: 1927, Dec 14
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Canada

Description: F/F Leamington to Scudder, Pele Island, bs 14/12, Patton souvenir cover franked 2c.
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Lot Number: 86

(Canada) F/F Moncton to Grindstone Island, bs 11/1, 2c PSE, 'Not Calld For' hs, so returned to Moncton 18/1.

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Date: 1928, Jan11
Est. price: £11.00
Category: Canada

Description: F/F Moncton to Grindstone Island, bs 11/1, 2c PSE, 'Not Calld For' hs, so returned to Moncton 18/1.
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Lot Number: 87

(Canada) F/F Rolling Portage to Jackson Manion, bs 25/1, 2c PSE.

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Date: 1928, Jan 25
Est. price: £12.00
Category: Canada

Description: F/F Rolling Portage to Jackson Manion, bs 25/1, 2c PSE.
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Lot Number: 88

(Canada) F/F Charlottetown to Moncton, bs 19/2, plain cover franked 2c, ms 'Aeroplane Ch'Town to Moncton', Ref 2807a AMC&NFD, cat $100.00. Francis Field authentication hs verso.

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Date: 1928, Feb 19
Est. price: £35.00
Category: Canada

Description: F/F Charlottetown to Moncton, bs 19/2, plain cover franked 2c, ms 'Aeroplane Ch'Town to Moncton', Ref 2807a AMC&NFD, cat $100.00. Francis Field authentication hs verso.
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Lot Number: 89

(Canada) F/F Moncton to Charlottetown, bs, franked 2c,  AMC&N #2807.

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Date: 1928, Feb 19
Est. price: £25.00
Category: Canada

Description: F/F Moncton to Charlottetown, bs, franked 2c, AMC&N #2807.
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Lot Number: 90

(Canada) F/F Sackville to Charlottetown, bs 3/3 , plain cover franked 2c, ms 'Via Aeroplane Middle Sackville to Charlottetown'. Ref 2807b AMC&NFD, cat $75.00.

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Date: 1928, Mar 3
Est. price: £30.00
Category: Canada

Description: F/F Sackville to Charlottetown, bs 3/3 , plain cover franked 2c, ms 'Via Aeroplane Middle Sackville to Charlottetown'. Ref 2807b AMC&NFD, cat $75.00.
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Lot Number: 91

(Canada) F/F Seven Islands to La Malbae, 9/3 arrival ds on front, registered(hs) cover franked 14c, verso twelve date stamps inc Halifax, Portland, Grindstone and Moncton. See scan.

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Date: 1928, Mar 9
Est. price: £30.00
Category: Canada

Description: F/F Seven Islands to La Malbae, 9/3 arrival ds on front, registered(hs) cover franked 14c, verso twelve date stamps inc Halifax, Portland, Grindstone and Moncton. See scan.
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Lot Number: 92

(Canada) F/F Charlottetown to Grindstone Island (Magdelen Islands) ,bs 11/3, plain cover franked 2c, ms 'Via Direct Air Mail Ch'town to Magdelen Islands 1st flight. Ref 2807d AMC&NFD, cat $100.00. Francis Field authentication hs verso.

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Date: 1928, Mar 11
Est. price: £30.00
Category: Canada

Description: F/F Charlottetown to Grindstone Island (Magdelen Islands) ,bs 11/3, plain cover franked 2c, ms 'Via Direct Air Mail Ch'town to Magdelen Islands 1st flight. Ref 2807d AMC&NFD, cat $100.00. Francis Field authentication hs verso.
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Lot Number: 93

(Canada) Winter flight, scarce direct F/F Charlottown to Grindstone Island, bs 11/1, plain cover franked 2c Canc Charlottown cds. Mail was placed aboard the regular Moncton-Grindstone Island plane which stopped at Charlottown on that date (11.3.28). Large rectangular area of even toning verso, otherwise fine, see scan.

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Date: 1928, Mar 11
Est. price: £12.00
Category: Canada

Description: Winter flight, scarce direct F/F Charlottown to Grindstone Island, bs 11/1, plain cover franked 2c Canc Charlottown cds. Mail was placed aboard the regular Moncton-Grindstone Island plane which stopped at Charlottown on that date (11.3.28). Large rectangular area of even toning verso, otherwise fine, see scan.
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Lot Number: 94

(Canada) First flight Montreal to Toronto, franked 2c, black framed three line  'This mail was Carried By/Postal Aeroplane'.  Francis Field authentication hs verso.

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Date: 1928, Sep 22
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Canada

Description: First flight Montreal to Toronto, franked 2c, black framed three line 'This mail was Carried By/Postal Aeroplane'. Francis Field authentication hs verso.
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Lot Number: 95

(Canada) Edmonton to Grand Prairie, b/s, company black/white CL47 semi official stamp verso, Commercial Airways Ltd. Not a F/F.

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Date: 1929, Jun 7
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Canada

Description: Edmonton to Grand Prairie, b/s, company black/white CL47 semi official stamp verso, Commercial Airways Ltd. Not a F/F.
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Lot Number: 96

(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: £25.00
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: 97

(Canada) Western Canada AW, special flight Aklavik to Herschel Island, bs, airmail cover franked 5c air. Very few covers flown.

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Date: 1931, Aug 12
Est. price: £6.00
Category: Canada

Description: Western Canada AW, special flight Aklavik to Herschel Island, bs, airmail cover franked 5c air. Very few covers flown.
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Lot Number: 98

(Canada) F/F Leamington to Scudder, Pele Island, bs 13/12, franked 3c.

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Date: 1931, Dec 15
Est. price: £6.00
Category: Canada

Description: F/F Leamington to Scudder, Pele Island, bs 13/12, franked 3c.
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Lot Number: 99

(Canada) Montreal (St. Hubert Airport) to Vancouver, 6/7 arrival ds on front, 'Vancouver Sun' non-stop transcontinental flight, airmail cover, black two line 'Air Port/St. Hubert' hd,  franked 12c, signed by the pilot R.H.Storer. Ref 3327 AMC&NF, cat $100.

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Date: 1932, Jul 4
Est. price: £35.00
Category: Canada

Description: Montreal (St. Hubert Airport) to Vancouver, 6/7 arrival ds on front, 'Vancouver Sun' non-stop transcontinental flight, airmail cover, black two line 'Air Port/St. Hubert' hd, franked 12c, signed by the pilot R.H.Storer. Ref 3327 AMC&NF, cat $100.
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Lot Number: 100

(Canada) St. Lawrence Seaway  North Atlantic air-sea acceleration service 1927-39, first flight Ottawa to Bradore Bay, bs 13/7, and on to Montreal on the occasion of the Imperial Economic Conference in Ottawa. Plain cover franked FDI 6c on 5c air stamp, canc slogan "By AIR from Ottawa to Belle Isle/1/3 of shortest route to Europe/Jul 12 1932", green two line 'A ir Mail/Ottawa-Bradore Bay' cachet. Also unused lithgraph PPC of  'The Empress of Britain'.

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Date: 1932, Jul 12
Est. price: £30.00
Category: Canada

Description: St. Lawrence Seaway North Atlantic air-sea acceleration service 1927-39, first flight Ottawa to Bradore Bay, bs 13/7, and on to Montreal on the occasion of the Imperial Economic Conference in Ottawa. Plain cover franked FDI 6c on 5c air stamp, canc slogan "By AIR from Ottawa to Belle Isle/1/3 of shortest route to Europe/Jul 12 1932", green two line 'A ir Mail/Ottawa-Bradore Bay' cachet. Also unused lithgraph PPC of 'The Empress of Britain'.
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