Newfoundland & World Air Mails

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Cover
Catalogue #
American
Air Mail Society
Price
U.S. $
Description
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FF6
$110.00
First flight cover from St.Johns to Fogo. "AIR POST FOGO" handstamp in purple ties the stamp to the cover. Postmarked St.Johns Nfld. March,10 1921. Fogo March 28, 1921 receiver on back.
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FF6a
$180.00
March 10, 1921 first flight cover from St.Johns to Fogo. Cat. in NSSC $190.00.
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FF9a
$195.00
Cover from the attempted flight by Cotton. Halifax mail was sent by mail to Botwood on November 27, 1921. Flight was delayed till December 10. Engine trouble forced the plane to land at Deer Lake. Plane returned to Botwood & mail was sent to Halifax by surface. Halifax Feb.4, 1922 receiver on back. Stamp is the no dot after 1921 variety.
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FF9b
$150.00
Flight from St. John's to Halifax, December 10,1921.
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FF9b
$199.00
November 24, 1921 first flight cover with C3b - stop after 1921 St. Johns to Halifax.
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FF9b
$250.00
1921 35 cent red Halifax Air Mail stamp with period after "1921" well centered single tied to first flight cover with a St.John's Nfld. Nov.26 1921 machine cancel. Halifax Feb. 4 1922 backstamp following delays with the mail delivery after an aborted flight. Stamp catalogues $270.00 in Unitrade. A lovely cover.
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FF9c 
$625.00 
December 10, 1921 Botwood to Halifax first flight cover with C3d (Unitrade Cat. on cover $700.) C3d has the 1 of 1921 below the f of Halifax. Halifax Feb.4, 1921 backstamp.
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FF9f 
$250.00 
December 10, 1921 Botwood to Halifax first flight cover with C3h (Unitrade Cat, on cover $325.) C3h has the 1.5 m.m. gap between AIR & MAIL. Halifax Feb. 4, 1921 back stamp.
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FF32 
$125.00 
July 27, 1929 "Bluenose" Harbour Grace to North Sydney flight cover ( NSSC FF24a ).
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FF40 & FF41
$70.00
First flight cover from St. John's to St. Anthony with St.Anthony 13 Feb 1931 Receiver on back. Then flown back to St. John's on FF41, with a St. John's February 18, 1931 "Keep Sunday Sacred" machine receiver also on back.
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FF41VAR
$90.00
Flight cover from Western Arm.W.B. - CDS of FE 14, 31 to St.John's. Has a St. John's receiver canceling the stamp dated FEB 19, 1931. This leg is not listed in "The Air Mails Of Canada & Newfoundland".
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FF49Var 
$600.00 
May 21, 1932 Dornier DO-X cover to England, then sent back to Newfoundland. Has a June 2, 1932 Prevent Forest Fires.... receiver on the back. Backstamped Newfoundland covers are scarce.
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FF51a
$75.00
July 20, 1930 return first flight from Wabush-Katsao, Labrador to St. Johns.
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BW3-5
$70.00
Australia December 3, 1941 4/- rate cover to Ottawa, Canada, with a "California Clipper" handstamp. By the time this cover made it to New Zealand all Clipper service had been cancelled due to the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbour. Cover probably sent by sea to either Panama or the US west coast and then on by air from there. Some minor tears and creases, but still and attractive military cover sent to an Australian Air Force pilot. Ottawa MPO NO.304 backstamp January 5, 1942.
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BW3-7
$115.00
Germany 1937 commercial air mail cover to Chile, franked with Scott # C56. Flown by D.L.H. on flight #L291 which departed Frankfurt on Oct.28. Has a Chile Nov.1 arrival date stamp on front at bottom.
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BW11-5
$75.00
Switzerland 1943 air mail cover to Canada with German censor tape & handstamps at left plus signs of chemical testing for invisible ink. British censor tape with a manuscript I.C.(Bermuda) at right. This is a scarce tape, with the manuscript I.C. not listed in Miller.
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 BW11-8
$75.00 
Bolivia May 1939 air mail cover to Germany. Sent by South Atlantic route via L.A.B. & Condor. $12.10 rate.
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 BW11-9
$75.00 
1950 British Honduras registered air mail cover to USA. Nice 31 cent franking on cover from Belize March 6, 1950 to Cincinnati via Miami on March 8th. Arrived in Cincinnati March 9th.
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 BW11-10
$75.00 
Belgian Congo October 4, 1930 registered air mail cover to Derby, UK 3 Franc 50 rate. Vertical fold between the 2 blue stamps. Rough opening at top.
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 BW11-11
$75.00 
China 1946 air mail cover to Canada.
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 BW11-13
$75.00 
China 1947 airmail cover to Canada $52,000.00 rate. One stamp at left faulty.
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 BW11-15
$150.00 
Trimmed June 1925 SCADTA cover from Ney York to Bogata, Colombia. Franked with two 30 centavo EU overprinted SCADTA stamps to pay for the air mail service within Colombia. Scarce item.
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 BW11-18
$100.00 
1927 Persia (Iran) air mail cover to Germany.
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 BW11-19
$75.00 
Switzerland C12 November 28, 1926 air mail cover from Zurich to Naples, Italy. Naples Dec. 8,1926 CDS on front.
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 BW11-20
$150.00 
Internee's Mail. May 1943 cover to Germany franked with the 3d & 6d small war effort issues. Mailed at Pretoria May21, 1943 & addressed to Germany. Passed by Censor / Deur Die Censor Goedgekeur handstamp on front & a large oval "Internment Camp Official Free" Pretoria cachet on the back. A nice clean cover.
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BW11-21
$70.00
Straits Settlements November 17, 1937 air mail cover to Germany. 42 cent rate. Some minor creasing at edges.
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BW11-23
$70.00
1933 Netherlands Indies air mail cover to Germany. Probably flown by KLM to Amsterdam & then on to Germany. Some minor ceases. Rough opening at top.
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BW11-24
$75.00
Kenya, Uganda & Tanganyika 50 cent rate air letter to Canada via the U.K. Received an oblong boxed OAT hand stamp in red, probably in London.
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BW11-25
$100.00
Italy 1960 aerogramme (Michel LF2 Cat. 70 Euros) to Canada. Mailed from Taomina March 17, 1960.
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BW11-31
$60.00
Trinidad & Tobago January 15,1940 air mail cover to Scotland. Pre-paid 26 cents & rated T2/260 postage due. Not censored in Trinidad or the UK.
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BW11-36
$95.00
G.B. ambulance cover & insert from the Air France F-AJIQ crash at Aracaju, Brazil. Crew of the plane were all killed. Cover was mailed from London to a London address. Inset reads " It is regretted that this packet was damaged by sea-water following disaster to the seaplane in which it was being transported" in 5 type-written lines. A scarce crash cover.
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BW11-46
$75.00
Palestine 1944 air mail cover from Haifa to the USA. Palestine censor tape at left - censor KK/20015 & OAT handstamp on front applied in the UK.
 
 
     




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