Canadian Commercial Air Mail Covers

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BW7-4
$38.00
December 11, 1942 25 cent censored air mail cover from Toronto to Ecuador. Re-sealed at right by 2 pieces of "Examined By C.527" censor tape. The C.527 had been overprinted on "DB/". Some minor creasing and a few small stains at left.
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BW7-18
$32.00
#'s C1, 165 pay March 1, 1931 airmail rate to GB. Rate overpaid by 1 cent as sender didn't know rate had dropped to 6 cents February 2, 1931, a month before this cover was mailed. Surface across the Atlantic.
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BW7-19
$48.00
#'s C1, 169, 173 pay the 10 cent registration fee plus 10 cent fee for airmail to New York via Portland, Oregon and then surface to Denmark.
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BW7-20
$60.00
May 3, 1932 cover from Toronto to Talara, Peru. 45 cent rate paid by #'s 166, 167, 175x2. May 11, 1932 receiver on back. A nice clean cover.
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BW7-25
$80.00
#'s 119, 208 pay the 21 cent rate on this September 7, 1937 double weight registered cover (6 cents + 5 cents per ounce + 10 cents registration) from Vancouver B.C. to the U.S.A. A "Canada Parcel Post Fragile" sticker with the word "Parcel" crossed out has been attached to the bottom of the envelope. Rate is 1 cent overpaid. Cover has some creases at top.
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BW7-28
$65.00
#'s 257, 260 pay the 30 cent airmail rate on this June 23, 1946 cover from Hamilton Ont. to Doorn, Holland. A scarce postwar rate that was only in effect from June to October 31, 1946.
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BW7-29
$60.00
#294 the 50 cent oil wells issue pays the May 27, 1950 airmail rate from Windsor, Ont. to Czechoslovkia. An attractive, clean cover.
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BW7-31
$120.00
March 13, 1947 air letter sheet from Port Arthur, Ontario to British North Borneo. A nice group of George VI war issues used to pay the 15 cent air letter rate. A very scarce destination and rate.
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BW7-35
$100.00
February 23, 1931 airmail cover from Windsor, Ontario to Paris, France. 5 cent postage paid with C1. Rate was 10 cents for air to New York and then onward by sea, so cover rated 20 centimes due. Two 10 centime France postage due stamps added. Cover opened at left and re-sealed with French "Postes Et Telegraph" tape. Some creases and a repaired tear middle top.
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BW7-37
$240.00
C1, 148 pay the 15 cents airmail postage and 10 cents registration fee on this registered postcard from Halifax August 20, 1930. Card went by train to Moncton, then by air to Montreal. Has an endorsement S.S. Grefeld, Bremen so card was flown to New York. Has a Chemnitz September 2 received. Card is pictured on page 75 in the "Air Mails of Canada 1925-1939" by Arfken & Plomish. A scarce item.
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BW7-38
$120.00
November 27, 1934 45 cent rate (35 cents postage + 10 cents registratiion) cover to Australia. Sent by sea to England and then flown by Imperial Airways to Australia. Two 1934 Christmas seals tied to back of cover. Some minor toning to stamps, but still an interesting and attractive cover.
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BW7-39
$160.00
50 cent oilwells stamp pays the 50 cent double rate on this March 09, 1953 military airmail cover to a soldier in Singapore, Malaya. Rate changed from 25 cents per quarter ounce to 25 cents per half ounce July 01, 1953. A really attractive cover.
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BW7-40
$100.00
C5, 225 pay the 25 cent airmail from Canada to Barbados in 1937. Addressed to an officer on HMCS Skeena. Rough opening at top that mainly affects the back of the cover. Vertical fold at center.
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BW7-45
$50.00
December 20, 1932 airmail cover from Hamilton to Costa Rica. Costa Rica December 25, 1932 receiver on back. 15 cent per half ounce rate paid by #'s 168, 193 & C3. Overprint on C3 shifted down & to the right a little.
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 BW7-47
$65.00 
December 4, 1943 BC blackout cancel on a 30 cent airmail cover to the Red Cross in Switzerland. Canadian censor tape at left & German censor tape on the back.
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 BW8-2
$75.00 
June 1944 20 cent double rate cover (10 cents per quarter ounce) from Montreal to Grenada in the West Indies. US censor tape at left. Nice single usage of #260. Grenada receiving backstamp. Repaired rough opening at top.
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 BW8-9
$85.00 
Attractive 50 cent registered rate cover from Willowdale to New Zealand January 25, 1950. Vancouver transit CDS on back January 26, 1950 as well as a Katikati February 1st 1950 receiver. Some minor creasing.
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 BW8-10
$125.00 
#'s 241 x 2, 244 pay the 70 cent double rate on an April 22, 1941 airmail cover to Argentina. Canadian "Examined By C. 52" censor tape at right. A lovely, attractive cover.
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 BW8-12
$100.00 
#'s 255, 257, 260 pay the 35 cents per quarter ounce air mail rate for this June 28, 1944 cover from Montreal to Argentina. Canadian censor tape at left. Buenos Aires July 13, 1944 receiver on back.
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 BW8-13
$100.00 
#'s 255, 257, 260 pay the 35 cents per quarter ounce air mail rate on this March 23, 1945 cover from Calgary to Peru. Canadian DB/34 censor tape at left. Talarai April 11, 1945 receiver on back.
 
 
 
 
 




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