Oxfam Mail and eMail Bid Sale #26

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COLLECTIONS AND BULK LOTS

1.

Australia 2000+ generally F. Used from the 1930s to 1990s  mounted in a black Unisafe 24 page stock book, on a manila stock card & loose. Duplication inevitable.

$50.00
2. Australia: 3 black stock sheets w/about 150 F Used perf’d stamps from the 60c & 70c era, mainly in pairs &  airmail rate commems (i.e. over the $1 value) $100.00
3. Australian Antarctic Territory & Airmails: accumulation of about 100 used between C1 (4)  & L105 on 6 stock cards. Duplication $20.00
4. Austria: 1400+ generally F. Used stamps from the 1920s to 1970s; duplication. Also 24 covers $50.00
5.

Argentina, Brazil, Columbia, Costa Rica: several thousand used in hundreds of glassines w/ Scott numbers, duplication

$30.00
6. Belgium: 690+ as: 470+ F. Used stamps generally from the 1930s to 1960s mounted in a small 8 page double sided brown stock book &  219 generally F. Used stamps 1944 - 1963 mounted on album pages & loose in a glassine CV $100+ $30.00
7. Bermuda: 350+ F. Used on paper mainly from the 1960s to 1980s; duplication $20.00
8. British Commonwealth: 1500+ F. Used with some MH/MNH stamps mainly from the 1950s to 1970s, mounted on stock cards; Barbados to Grenada with much duplication $40.00
9. British Commonwealth: 500 F. Used with some MH/MNH stamps from the 1930s to 1970s mounted in a small black 10 page double sided stock book & loose in glassines. Australia & New Zealand are noted; some duplication in the G.B. issues CV $100+ $60.00
10. British Commonwealth 800 mainly Used w/some MH, a junior collection up to 1950s in a red springback album, a few stamps CV $1+ $20.00
11. Canada: 3000+ Used on 8 manilla stock sheets and in 3 Paragon stock books, #15/723 with some BOB Officials. There are small queens incl square circle cancels, some F-VF high values such as #122, 158-9, 176-7, 226-7, 244-5, 261-2. Much duplication (eg 5 copies of #E1) and overall high catalogue value – see scan of best page with CV$600+ $300.00
12. Canada: 800+ generally F. Used hi val stamps 50c and above up to $8, 1970s to 2019, on & off paper,  incl #465B x100+, 599, 601 block/6 w/light cancels, 657, 688, 934, 936, 1084, 1181-2, 1183 two blocks/6, 1375-6, 1378, 1691, 1693 VF pair w/SON box cancel, 1694 VF w/SON box cancel. Much duplication but high CV. $80.00
13. Canada: 800+ generally F. Used stamps mounted on Minkus album pages from #35/992, with a few Newfoundland. Includes #35, 36, 79, 135, 161, 202, 204, 208, 228, 261, 293, 294, 312, 321, 331-33, 372, C5, C7, CE1, CE2, E7, E10, E11, J1, J6, J7, J12, J15-J20  F. Used & #210, C3 MH C.V. $160+ $60.00
14. Canada: 600+ generally F. Used stamps #53/1116, mounted on Harris album pages & quadrille pages protected by sleeve protectors in a 3 ring binder  $40.00
15. Canada: 435+ generally F. Used stamps mounted on Scott album pages from #35/622: included #35, 36, 79, 91, 98, 125, 127, 128-29, 135, 141, 145, 155, 170, 172-73, 180-83, 201-02, 205-08, 210, 214-15, 222, 228-30, 261, 264-65, 321, F. Used & #74, 96, 142, 211-13, 289-93, MH C.V. $120+ $50.00
16. Canada: small lot of 40 glassines w/hundreds  of phosphor & tagging varieties from the 1960s $10.00
17. Canada:  about 500 grams F. Used 5c to 50c commemoratives, mainly 32c - 49c, many se-tenant & blocks, good variety, some higher values,  unchecked for cancels $50.00
18. Canada/USA/World: 850+ F. Used stamps in a 20 page double sided black stock book mainly Canada, USA & British Caribbean from the 1880s to 1960s. Noted Canada #15, 83, 86b, 157, 245, C1, C2, C4, E6, E7 (& #E3 NH) $60.00
19. China incl PRC: 1878 - 1965  collection of over 1000 mainly used on 26 Harris album pages and loose, including unsorted overprints, some duplication, CV $550.+ (image-1)   (image-2) $200.00
20. Czechoslovakia: 2500+ F. Used off paper mix of definitive & commemoratives  mainly from the 1940s to 1960s, with many topicals also included #1646-49 as strips of 5 CTOs $40.00
21. Egypt/UAR: 100 MNH blocks between #247/625, CV $150, and 1500  F Used (180 diff) covering Egypt 1926-58 & UAR 1958-65 in a 10 page red stock book incl some semi postals & airmails. Noted several sets of #400-04. UAR is 90% complete. Duplication. $160.00
22. Finland: 200+ generally F. Used stamps from the 1980s-1990s, plus a few MNH & earlier covers $22.00
23. Germany: 400+ MNH from 1957 to 1971 nearly complete, mounted in a dark blue 8 page double sided stock book; included are #936-56.  CV $220+ $80.00
24. Germany: 42 souvenir sheets mainly MNH with some Used CTOs, from the 1970s to 1980s, some duplication C.V. $80+ $40.00
25. German Dem. Republic: 110+ souvenir sheets mostly MNH with some Used CTOs from 1970s to 1980s many as topicals, some duplication C.V. $150+ $60.00
26. Germany/GDR: 4,000+ off paper mix of F. Used & MNH from the 1960s to 1990s with a few from the 1930s inflation period; duplication $80.00
27. Great Britain 1867 - 1883: Victorian era generally F. Used #49, 51, 55, 58, 61, 64, 78-82, 84– 88, 89, 94, 96, CV $1600+ (image) $600.00
28. Great Britain 1883 - 1887: generally F Used #98, 100-05, 107-8, 111-120, 122, 125-6, CV $1400 (image-1)   (image-2) $500.00
29. Great Britain: MNH stock of several hundred 1960s and early 70s commemoratives singles and blocks in glassines (no phosphor, and some duplication). Also 70+ generally F. Used/MH #234/394p mounted in a 20 page green exercise book including #337, 338-40, 375-86 F. Used  & #379-86, 387(5), 388(5), 389(5), 390-91, 392(5), 392p, 393(5), 393p, 394(5), 394p C.V. $100+ $26.00
30. GB Isle of Man: 340 MNH 1970-79 in black mounts on 35 quadrille 3 ring album pages w/page protectors; fairly complete sets $100.00
31. GB Isle of Man: 112 MNH 1980-85 in black mounts on 23 quadrille 3 ring album pages w/page protectors; some souvenir sheets $80.00
32. GB Isle of Man: 98 MNH 1985-89 in black mounts on 34 quadrille album pages w/page protectors; incl a few FDCs & souvenir sheets $90.00
33. GB Jersey: 155 MNH 1971-77 in black mounts on 47 quadrille 3 ring album pages w/page protectors $75.00
34. GB Jersey:  120+ MNH 1980-84 in black mounts on 27 quadrille 3 ring album pages w/page protectors. $60.00
35. Guinea: about 175 diff  MNH  & Used #188/C106  incl #382-93, 2 used s/sheets of US & Russian Achievements, in a Lighthouse 8 page stock book $40.00
36. India: 450+ generally F. Used stamps mainly before 1960, including some Indian States; also #2813-24 & #3060-66 on piece. Duplication. CV $100 $30.00
37. Japan: 32 different souvenir sheets MNH (when issued with gum) between #257 and #634 plus #B11. Noted #521c, and  9 of the National Parks sheets between #453a/625a, most in their original presentation folders. Total CV $1100.Note:  Some duplicates and 2 damaged have been removed and offered in the World Stamps section $440.00
38. Laos: #565/1399 120 F. Used stamps mounted in sales circuit books for the Winnipeg Philatelic Society, each identified by catalogue number CV $50+ $20.00
39. Malaya Federation, Malaya States & Malaysia:  260 generally F. Used with a few MH stamps in a blue stock book and mounted in a 3-ring binder with album pages from 1953 to 1970 C.V. $100+ $40.00
40. Middle East: 400+ F. Used including Ajman, Iraq, Iran, Israel, Jordan,  Kuwait, Lebanon, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, Yemen, from the 1950s to 1960s; also a few covers. Duplication. $10.00
41. Netherlands & Netherland Antilles: 12 presentation packs for MNH issues 1982-4;  and 230+ generally F. Used stamps from the 1920s to 1960s mounted in a small stock book, also 5 Netherland Antilles presentation packs  MNH #599-600, 620-21, 622-27,  B253-5, &  F. Used #635-38, B168-71, B276-81. CV $120+ $48.00
42. New Zealand: 1930s to 1970s: about 150 diff  MNH between # 220/B62, incl #298B, B13, plus some duplicates and blocks. $40.00
43. New Zealand 1930s to 1970s: 400+ F. Used incl # 194, 299-301 & either 192 or 210. Duplication $40.00
44. New Zealand Bundleware: 19,000+ generally F. Used, mix of definitives & commemoratives from #163/393, #B24/B43 & O73/O89. Included are #210, 212, 214, 215, 234, 253, 265; much duplication from 2 stamps to 1500 per issue; unchecked for cancels & varieties CV $5800+ $100.00
45. Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal & Rhodesia: 900+ generally F. Used stamps mounted in a green 8 page double sided stock book from 1920s to 1960s together with sleeve protector; $20.00
46. Poland: 330+ generally F. Used stamps from 1930s to 1970s; also 180 grams used on/off paper in a plastic bag, and about 20 covers $40.00
47. Romania: M or Used between #29 - #1988, collection on 97 printed album pages, many w/page protectors, stated to catalogue $1900. Large sections are complete or have only one stamp missing. $380.00
48. Romania:  M or Used between #1989 - #3173, collection on 82 printed album pages, many w/page protectors, stated to catalogue $650.  Large sections are complete or have only one stamp missing. $130.00
49. Romania:  M or Used between #3174 - #5011, collection on 260 printed album pages, many w/page protectors, stated to catalogue $1150.  Large sections are complete or have only one stamp missing. $230.00
50. Romania:  M or Used containing semi-postals and back of the book, including 1932 Boy Scout Jamboree issue, collection on 130 printed album pages, many w/page protectors, stated to catalogue $940.  Large sections are complete or have only one stamp missing. $200.00
51. Russia: 1000+ F. Used mainly CTOs, 1914 to 1970s, on stock pages, album pages & loose,  commemoratives w/some definitives. Duplication $40.00
52. Turkey: 1100+ mainly F Used on Minkus, Harris & 3 ring pages from several accumulations, some duplication particularly in earlier issues. $40.00
53. USA: 1400+ generally F. Used stamps from 1890 to 1980, mix of definitive & commemoratives mounted in a Harris Liberty Stamp Album, also back of the book issues. Included are #219-20, 226, 230-31, 250, 254-55, 264, 269, 279, 282, 285-86, 294-95, 301-08, 323, 328, 367, 370, 372, 381, 397-98, 441, 474, 518, 537, 542, 551/71, 575, 610-12, 614-15, 617-18, 620, 622, 628-29, 643-45, 646, 649-50, 654-56, 740-49,  C.V. $500+ $100.00
54. USA: about 500 mainly MNH commemoratives, 1930s -1960,  in a small 6 page stock book. Noted MH #614-19, 646-48, E12,13, QE 1-4. Total CV for 20 best stamps is $220 $88.00
55. USA: 2 black 3 ring binders: 170 MNH Blocks of 4 from 1929 to 1949 mounted on  White Ace’ album pages & 163 numbered corner blocks 1950- 63; F.V of stamps $46; incl #735 (CV $11) $40.00
56. USA: 2 black 3 ring binders: 110 control numbered corner blocks from 1964 to 1971 mounted on ‘ White Ace’ album sheets & 39 MNH blocks of 4 from 1968-71 mounted on  White Ace’ album pages: F.V. of stamps $36; included are #1682a (C.V. $18) $40.00
57. Vatican: Collection in a nine-page, hard-cover stock book. There are about 450 mainly MNH stamps between #1 to #403 with little duplication, plus several semi-postals, airmail, special delivery, postage due and one souvenir sheet. CV over $2000. Some of the more valuable sets have been removed from this collection and are listed $400.00
58. World: 800g on paper, about 2,600+ F. Used stamps mainly from the 1970s to 1990s: much duplication $100.00
59. World: 3000+ generally F. Used stamps mostly off paper & sorted in glassines, from 1920s to 1960s; duplication $50.00
60. World: 2500+ off paper F. Used mounted on home-made Album Pages from the 1940s to 1970s; partial sets noted $50.00
61. World: 1400+ generally F. Used including Canada(139), Great Britain(322), New Zealand(11), Philippines(4), USA(726), Zambia(42) mounted in a red 16 page double sided black page Lighthouse stock book & 100 USA MNH on stock cards $40.00
62. World: 700+ F. Used with some MH stamps in a Harris ‘Statesman’ album, mainly 1940s to 1970s $20.00
63. World: 250+ MNH with a few F. Used, mainly as partial sets from the 1950s to 1960s, packaged by an approval company in glassines. C.V. $140 $50.00
64. World: 460+ F. Used from the 1930s to 1950s, mounted on homemade white quadrille pages C.V. $50 $40.00
65. World: 85 souvenir sheets, mainly MNH with some Used CTOs C.V. $170+ $60.00
66. World: two old albums: blue springback album w/300 used Canada, Britain, Jamaica, some Europa; & a large blue stock book w/ 800 used (France, Germany, Spain). Duplication. $30.00
67. World: 500+ mainly Used in a large Regent 1956 album $20.00
Canada Covers 
68. 1896  postal stationery card UX11, from Ostrander, broken circle My 7 addressed to Norwich Ont, and nice Ingersoll Ont Square circle cancel My 8. Rarity Factor 15, also Woodstock backstamps $20.00
69. 1899/10/16:  Lavant Station broken circle free strike & a second which ties #88, to Kingston (receiver on back);  and 3 other covers w/broken circle cancels from Lanark County: 1908 Fall-brook, 1919 Folger Station, 1939 Rideau Ferry. $20.00
70. 1906: Guelph duplex cancel on faded realphoto postcard to St.Thomas. $4.00
71. 1906: two realphoto  postcards with a railway theme, Wawanesa Man duplex cancels, addressed to Ontario. $4.00
72. 1906, 1908, 1909, 1950: Huntingdon Quebec duplex cancels on 4 postcards w/historic scenes of the town $20.00
73. 1910/01/02: Hulbert, Ont (closed 1914)  faint broken circle on coloured card of the Western  Block, Parliament Buildings, and 5 other covers w/other Dundas County cancels, 1910-93 $12.00
74. 1915: front w/#106 x 2 Victoria CDS cancels, addressed to Philadelphia USA, stamped “Returned for War Tax”, #MR1 added and cancelled by Victoria duplex. $2.00
75. 1921/05/02: postal stationery card UX33 w/St. Thomas duplex, & 6 other Elgin County Ont, covers 1936-93 incl Eden, Straffordville, Corinth broken circle cancels $14.00
76. 1932/08/10 realphoto postcard, Caesarea broken circle cancel. (Durham County Ont) $10.00
77. 1934 Oct 23. Well travelled (eg folded) cover Vancouver to Melbourne Australia, 13c + 4c sent airmail & via SS Maunganui San Francisco, arrived in Melbourne Nov 27 but re-addressed SS Arrangi, Wellington New Zealand, resent to Auckland but then marked “unclaimed” & not known by postmen”, finally stamped in Ottawa Canada by the  Inspection Division Fe 13 1935. $10.00
78. 1945-48: four special order stationery covers, 3 w/machine & 1 slogan cancel: ENX 40-15 & 40 -21, ENX 45-8 & 45-14, Canadian Carborundum, Niagara Falls, Tillsonburg PUC, Geo H Lees, Hamilton, Dewey and Almy Chemical, Montreal. $20.00
79. 1947 Jul 7: Calgary Stampede cancel & cachet on realphoto (bucking horse) postcard to Woodstock Ont; also 1948 & 1969 Stampede covers w/cancels & cachets. (image_1) (image_2) $10.00
80. 1948 Halifax to Vancouver, July 1 1948 First Day of “All-UP” air mail service $10.00
81. 1948-9 two election postal stationery 1c voting cards as third class mail for 1948 municipal and 1949 federal elections $2.00
82. 1949  Ross House Winnipeg slogan on cover w/ two  75th Anniversary cachets $5.00
83. 1949: cover cancelled at Toronto, June 15, 1949 & enclosed letter sent by inmate of Mercer Reformatory to her mother, marked censored. $20.00
84. 1951 Rossland Golden City Fall Fair and Carnival cachet cover $2.00
85. 1951 Department of Labour OHMS Registered cover w/6 x #O254. Cover has been folded. Various Montreal cancels. $2.00
86. 1955 VII 6 Geraldton Ont duplex cancel on cover addressed to Mosherville Nova Scotia, marked in red “Postage Due 10 cents”, 5 copies of #J16 added and cancelled Jul 13 w/red Mosherville box cancels. Cover has been folded. $10.00
87. 1961 Williams Lake Stampede cachet cover & slogan cancel “100 years of postal service to the Cariboo” $2.00
88. 1962: 2 commercial covers w/slogan cancels for the Dawson City Gold Rush Festival (both French & English versions from Quebec City & Toronto) $10.00
89. 1962, 1988, 1992, 1995:  6 forms: three FJ Heinz forms #131 & one Canada Customs Declaration form handwritten “postage due”, all CDS cancelled at Leamington Ont w/many postage stamps incl a block of 13 of #321. Also Canada Post Priority Mail form, $40 in $5 stamps #1084 w/CDS cancels (3 SON) & two Change of Address forms incl 6x$5 #1183 & 20x#1172A. $36.00
90. 1964: Canadian Pacific perfin on telegram cover p/m Vancouver; also 3 unused CP money order postal stationery cards RKP 97a (2) & RKB 97a $4.00
91. 1966: two 4c Cameo defin CN Express Freight Services business reply cards, , sent from Trenton Ont to CFB Chatham NB $4.00
92. 1973: Saigon Vietnam ICCS Air services red CDS on brown 7”x5” cover to Hue Medical Officer from Captain Medical Officer, MJR Saigon, cachet of Canadian Observers Vietnam Peace Keeping Force. $10.00
93. 1975: cover mailed from Baie Comeau Quebec to Riviere Colombier without stamps; marked T16 and 2x8c postage due added and cancelled CDS at destination. Attractive #8 cover. $20.00
94. 1975 CUPW cacheted first day cover of a block of 4 of the $1 Worker Controlled Messenger Service stamp & 27 Nov circular cancel $4.00
95. 1979-80: three Kaulbach Island Local Carriage Service covers, two diff stamps on back $4.00
96. 1981 X 16 Proclamation Day cover issued to employees of Post Office Department, #890-93 tied by special cancels, in a folder w/letter from R. Michael Warren, President of the new Canada Post Corporation. $4.00
97. 1985: #716b booklet pane on registered cover, cancelled Upper Woodstock, N.B. Stamps CV $9 $6.00
Canada Bulk Covers
98. “A” stamp #907-8: about 100 #8 covers, 1982, from across Canada although heavily weighted in Ontario. There are many nice cancels, eg one from Frederickton Nfld. w/2 good CDS cancels $10.00
99. Atlantic Provinces: about 100 mainly hand cancelled covers, wide range of dates $10.00
100. Broken Circle Cancels: about 60 covers mainly from the 1980s: NL(3), NS(1), NB(3), QC(31), ON.(11), MB (1), AB(3), SK(1), BC(4), $10.00
101. British Columbia: about 70 mainly hand cancelled  covers, wide range of dates $6.00
102. Calgary Stampede Cancels: 15 covers 1948-74, (10 w/cachets 1948, 1955, 1957, 1961, 1969, 1970-2, 1974-5). The 1953 cover contains a flyer from the Canada Post Office advertising 4 special cachets in Western Canada that year. (image_1) (image_2) (image_3) (image_4) (image_5) (image_6) $20.00
103. Canada Post: 5 completed Change of Address & other forms paying fees w/stamps, some w/hi vals eg: form #41-16-020 receipt for $1.36 paid by #465b & #J26 x 6; form #33-086-435 paying $31.40 by #1183 block of 6 & others. (image-1)   (image-2)  $30.00
104. Commemorative Cancels & Event Cachets: About 50 mostly recent from across Canada, but some earlier eg Trans-Canada Flights 50th 1970, Royal Train 1973, London Regional Art Gallery Opening 1980, New Westminster 125th 1984, Windsor Centennial 1992, Montreal West 100th 1997, Tall Ships Kingston 2001. $30.00
105. Exhibition Covers: about 12 diff cacheted covers, 1946-1986: 5 PNE, 4 Edmonton Klondike Days, Saskachimo 70, Dawson City Gold Rush 1976. $10.00
106. 50th Anniversary of First Flights, 1919-1969: 28 covers from across Canada, various cachets incl First Flights across the Rockies; First Official Air Mail Flights. $20.00
107. 50th Anniversary of Attempted Flights Across the Atlantic, 1919-1969, 5 cacheted covers for the first, second, third (2 covers), and fourth attempts. Three have Alcock & Brown slogan cancels. Also 3 other cacheted covers for other anniversaries. $10.00
108. Forces Air Letters: 30 w/17 diff stamps 1963-69, most w/day of issue cancels at Greenwood NS $10.00
109. Hotel Corner Cards on 12 covers, 1939-2006 incl 2 Yukon, Chateau Laurier & Snowshoe Inn Fort Providence NWT. $10.00
110. Klussendorf cancels: about 500, from every province. Noted some date errors. $20.00
111. Manitoba slogans+  50 slogan cancel covers (20 diff slogans) from Winnipeg in the late 60’s, plus 30 CDS covers in the same period, mainly from Stonewall but also Ochre River, Falcon Beach. $10.00
112. Meters:  70 covers (incl 25 from 1930s & 40s w/company corner cards or illustrations) some slogans, very few recent. $20.00
113. Military: 18 covers incl 3 Forces Letters #38-216 from CAPO 5055, CFPO 105, 109; 1 Forces Air Letter #43-74-078 from CAPO 5053;& other covers & postcards from CFPO 300 North Bay, CFPO 105, 108, MPO 115, 300, 303. $20.00
114. Near North: 20+ covers from remote towns across Canada, eg Goose Airport Sub “A”, Happy Valley Goose Bay NL, Kawawachikamach, Waskaganish & Wendake QC, Attawapiskat ON, Snow Lake & Lynn Lake MB, Dawson Creek, Fort St. John & Taylor BC. Duplication. Dates 1996 on. $20.00
115. Northwest Territories: 64 covers, all w/different cancels from 30 communities, wide variety of dates eg Ft. Resolution 1960, Mould Bay 1971, Tungsten 1979 & WhaTi 2005. $64.00
116. Nunavut: 80 covers from 1971 on, a few recent, from 25 communities, wide variety of cancels eg 3 diff Sanikilluaq. Some duplication. $80.00
117. Ontario: about 100 mainly hand cancelled covers, wide range of dates $80.00
118. Postal Stationery: about 400 covers & a few cards, 1960s on, mostly used. $20.00
119. Prairie Provinces (MB, SK, AB) about 100 mainly hand cancelled covers, wide range of dates $10.00
120. Private Post Cards: 30 cards from the Bank of Commerce, Charlottetown PEI, 1948 to a Souris company, #249 or #252 w/machine cancels $2.00
121. Quebec: 85 hand cancelled covers from 2019 $10.00
122. Quebec: 100+ (inl 20 registered) mainly w/hand cancels, wide range of dates. $10.00
123. Slogans: 30 covers 1922-1932 w/slogan cancels, eg 1925 “Write Often And Keep the Family Together” tying #110 to p/c to France, w/photo-gelatine engraving of central Ottawa on front. Other slogans include Mail Early (Santa Claus cancel), Use Air Mail, Post Office COD Speeds Business, Your Postman Sells Stamps, Do Not Place Money in Unregistered Mail, Advise Correspondents of Correct Address, Insure Parcels for Great Britain and Ireland, Mail Christmas Parcels Early, Observe Sundays, Parcel Post, Help Prevent Forest Fires, Help Muskoka Hospital, Royal Winter Fair. Also a few cut squares. $60.00
124. Slogans:  about 200 covers 1934-2001.  Noted 1969  NATO, Ross House & several with illustrations $20.00
125. Special Delivery: 150  #10 covers 1981-83, all w/Letter Carrier Branch, Section or Staff  Toronto hand cancels, as well as other cancels: many blocks & strips of 17c & 35c commems & “A” stamps $30.00
126. Special Delivery: 200 #10 covers 1980-83, mainly Ontario cancels, variety of stamps mainly paying $1.17 & $1.30 rates. $20.00
127. Special Delivery: 50 #10 commercial covers 1980-83, 14 w/booklet BK80 & the rest w/ blocks of 4 or 6 of 17c commems. $20.00
128. Special Postal Attention: 30+ covers, wide range of dates and cancels like postage due, return to sender, mail delayed, forwarded as a courtesy, redirection, address added as a temporary courtesy $10.00
129. Stamp Exhibition Covers: 90+ diff cacheted stamp exhibition covers from across Canada. Noted: First Canadian National Philatelic Exhibition 1937, PIPEX  Victoria 1938, Toronto Air Mail Club 11th Annual 1940, Westmount 1956, Bypex 1957, Sarphex International 1959, 1969-714,74,  Royal 1964, Topex 1970, Gottscheer  Convention 1977. Some shows have more than one cachet or postmark  eg Royal 2011, 4 covers w/diff cachets & postmarks. $45.00
130. Yukon: 110 covers, all with different cancels. There are 29 Dawson, 19 Whitehorse, and smaller numbers for 11 other communities. Wide range of dates, eg Old Crow 1963, 1979, 2019. $80.00
Canada First Day Covers
131. 1935, 37 & 39: 6  FDCs: one #217 w/o cachet, #231-3 w/cachet,  3 diff cachets for #237 & #246-8 w/cachet, CV $40+ $16.00
132. 1946-47: 100 FDCs without cachets from: 20 w/#268, 38 w/#274, 26 w/#275, & 16 w/#C9; some are cancelled but unaddressed $10.00
133. 1966-67:  16 diff Forces Air Letters as FDCs, most w/ CFPO 5052 cancels $10.00
134. 1970: 27 FDCs w/diff cachets, cancels or stamp combinations. Mostly common Rosecraft/Cole, but there are 3 diff Schering cachets, 1 Elliott-Marion, 7 unidentified & several home-made $26.00
135. 1971: 50 FDCs w/diff cachets, cancels or stamp combinations. Besides common Rosecraft/Cole/ Canada Post cachets, there are 5 diff Schering (1 very large), 3 Ken Boll, 2 Jackson, 1 H&E, 1 Elliott-Marion, 6 unidentified & several home-made. $50.00
136. 1972: 38 FDCs w/diff cachets, cancels or stamp combinations. Besides common cachets there are 7 diff Schering (2 very large), 2 Canada Envelope, 2 Dominion Engineering, 1 Artcraft & 3 unknowns. Noted #600  (Canada Post) & #601 (unknown cachet) w/Windsor Sandwich cancel. $38.00
137. 1973: 26 FDCs w/diff cachets (mostly common), cancels or stamp combinations. $10.00
138. 1974: 45 FDCs w/diff cachets, cancels or stamp combinations. There are 18 unknowns. $44.00
139. 1975: 35 FDCs w/diff cachets, cancels or stamp combinations. There are 18 Canada Post incl one with #656-7, 9 NR, 2 Kingswood, 4 unknowns & 4 others. $34.00
140. 1976: 37 FDCs w/diff cachets, cancels or stamp combinations. There are 16 NR, 8 unknown & 11 Canada Post incl one with #687-8 (but some surface damage to #687) $36.00
141. 1976: Robert Service FDC signed by stamp designer David Bierk, cancelled at Dawson, Yukon on date of issue w/special cachet and insert about both the author and the artist. $10.00
142. 1978-79: 22 diff Colorano silk FDCs. The picture frame is always blank but 9 have the printed issue name, eg there are 4 for the CAPEX issue. $10.00
143. 1992: #1431a Canada Day FDC & MNH souvenir sheet C.V. $55 $20.00
144. 1999: 9 Millennium FDCs 1822, 1823, 1824, 1825, 1826, 1827, 1828, 1829, 1830 C.V. for stamps $80 $30.00
World First Day Covers
145. Australia: 40 diff cacheted FDCs 1973 - 2010 $20.00
146. Australia: 14 diff  1987-88 official covers & 4 FD cards, between #1027 & #1093, CV of stamps $60 $24.00
147. Australia: 9 diff 1988 official FDCs for Australia’s Bicentennial incl 3 joint w/USA, New Zealand and UK. Stamps are Aust #1052, 1082-5, 1088, USA#2370, GB#1222-5, NZ#907. $10.00
148. Africa: 22 FDCs, from Botswana to Rwanda $20.00
149. British Caribbean Commonwealth: 9 FDCs: Special with ‘Concorde’ & Royal Yacht Cacheted FDCs from Anguilla, Antigua(2), Bahamas, Barbados(2), St. Vincent, Virgin Islands & an Oversize G.B. Royal Crest made out of soft plastic with attached tassels commemorating the Queen’s Silver Jubilee $20.00
150. British Commonwealth: 4 FDCs from Australia #381, Britain #401p, Fiji #205 & New Zealand #364 in a “Philart” souvenir folder for the 1963 opening of the Pacific telephone cable. (folder shows the cable actually crossed Canada) $20.00
151. Faroe Islands: 15 cacheted FDCs for #28-39, 280-1, 287-9, 293-5, 310-11, CV $22 $10.00
152. France:  B291-7 on 7 FD cards, CV for used $44 $40.00
153. France:  B299 on FD card; B359-64 on 6 embossed FD covers, CV for used $20 $20.00
154. France: 34 FD cards & 13 FD cacheted covers  some embossed. 1954-62. Includes C33, French Eq. Africa C42-3. A few mailed with extra stamps to Heliopolis Egypt. Attractive $40.00
155. Germany:  90+ cacheted FDCs from the 1950s to 70s, and a few later, with pictorial cancels & some with sleeve protectors $50.00
156. Gibraltar: Oct.19, 1953: Registered cacheted FDC w/#132-40 C.V. $20 $8.00
157. Gibraltar: 12 cacheted FDCs from 1969 to 1970 $10.00
158. Great Britain: 90 FDCs w/diff cachets, cancels or stamp combinations, 1960s to 80s, incl 1 s/sheet; mainly Royal Mail, ‘Philart’ & ‘Wessex’ cachets $40.00
159. Great Britain: 8 FDCs for train-related issues in 1978, 2003-4, 2010-11. Seven are Royal Mail covers incl three s/sheets: #2153-7, 2177a, 2172-7, 2827-32, 2865,  2908-13, 2914  (Classic  Locomotives, Thomas the Tank Engine, etc). The 1978 cover is for #835-8 w/cachet of the Royal Train and a special 15p stamp & cancel from the RHD Light Railway for the 25th Anniversary of the Coronation.  CV for used stamps  $90. $50.00
160. Great Britain: 14 Royal Mail FDCs for issues 2003/11: #2137-40, 2159-71 (World Champions s/sheet), #2364-71, 2636 (Darwin s/sheet), #2716 a-h, 2767-73, 2775-84,  2815-24, 2834-9, 2875-82, 2894-9, 2916-25. CV for used stamps $100 $56.00
161. Guernsey: 22 cacheted FDCs: #73-85, 564-5, 591-2, 636-9 , Jersey #81-8, 748-9, 786-9, 901-2, & Isle of Man 29-32, 109-12, 678, 679-80, 786-7, 808-9. CV $40 $16.00
162. Hong Kong  38 FDCs & 11 Exhibition covers between #232 & #1206-7, incl 2 w/inexpensive s/sheets,  total CV $65+ $26.00
163. Israel: 125+ cacheted FDCs from 1949 to 1981, mainly from the 1970s & 1980s; most with tabs & a few are registered $60.00
164. Malaria: FDCs 1962 from China-Taiwan, Jordan, Liechtenstein, Pakistan, Poland, Switzerland, USA & the Vatican w/stamps commemorating the fight against malaria. $4.00
165. New Zealand: 28 FDCs, most w/cachets 1944 (Health)  to 2008 (trains). There are 4 s/sheets  with CV $30: 1824, 1827 a&b, 1849. $30.00
166. St. Vincent: Presentation folder for 3 FDCs from 1988-89 featuring US Baseball Legends: Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig & Ty Cobb $10.00
167. San Marino: #375-384 dogs issue complete on 10 FD cards. Stamps are F; slight smudge on 1L card but rest are clean. CV for stamps $18.50 $20.00
168. South Africa: 60 covers (45 FDCs & 15 special event covers w/cachets & special cancels)  mostly from the late 1980s incl some Siskei, SWA, Namibia, Bophuthatswana. Mostly commemoratives but noted #753 the high value definitive. Also 2 covers for the  5th Anniversary of the Republic, each w/ pairs of # 310-13, cancelled in Eston, Natal on the day of issue. $60.00
169. Sweden: 12 cacheted FDCs #2452/2602; CV of stamps $83 $32.00
170. Switzerland: 30 diff cacheted FDCs between 1981-90, eg #B479 $30.00
171. USA: 12 FDCs  (8 w/cachets) 1934-8.  Two 1934 Mother’s Day FDCs  with Mother’s Day ‘Whistler’s Mother’ Portrait stamp & the rest are from the 1938 Presidential Series, as singles & blocks of 4. $10.00
172. USA: about 500 FDCs between 1948-65, often two or three of each issue with different cachets (Cachet Craft – Ken Boll, Artcraft, Fleetwood) , many mailed to Egypt with extra copies of the stamp (& Heliopolis receivers). Most are clean but some have a gum offset $50.00
173. USA: 1972 official philatelic numismatic FD cover for Transpo ’72; 1990 Eisenhower FDC w/gold replica stamp (small stain in one corner); 1972 Minerals FDC w/gold stamp replica $6.00
174. USA: 40 FDCs mainly 1973, mainly Colorano cachets, some duplication $30.00
175. USA: 52 FDCs: 36 Artcraft, Artmaster & Cachet Craft mounted on ‘White Ace’ Album Pages from 1949-1951 &16 FDCs from 1960-61 in a Black 3 Ring Binder; stamps mainly as blocks/4 $30.00
176. USA: 88 FDCs from Artmaster & Cachet Craft mounted on ‘White Ace’ Album Pages from 1952-1954 in a Black 3 Ring Binder; stamps mainly as blocks of 4 $40.00
177. USA: 78 FDCs from Artcraft mounted on ‘White Ace’ album pages from 1958-1960 in a black 3 ring binder; stamps mainly as blocks of 4 $40.00
178. USA: 1992 Alaska Highway stamp cancelled at Fairbanks on day of issue, with 2 more of the stamps and special 50th Anniversary cancels for the second day of issue from Fort Greely Station (APO AP96508) & Alcan Station Delta Junction $2.00
179. United Nations: 100+ diff FDCs, 1950s-70s, plus some duplicates. There are 20 from the 1950s, 30 from the 1960s $10.00
180. World: 20 FDCs from small countries like Gibralter, Luxembourg, Iceland, Monaco,  Singapore, 1942-88. Includes 1949 Liechtenstein #237 used block on registered FDC to USA. $30.00

World Covers

181. Australia 194?: two WW2 censor covers  addressed to Great Britain. $4.00
182. Australia 1991 to Canada 22 Dec 1991. Stamps include L81-3, L85, with CV $6. Some stamps are tied by an Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions CDS. $4.00
183. 1973 China PRC to Hamilton Ont., 7 colour postcards recounting the impressions of a Canadian visitor. Stamps include #597, 728, 929, 1014, 1024, 1057, 1072. CV of stamps is $100+ $50.00
184. Germany 1936: another well travelled (!) cover to Ottawa Canada from Berlin 5/8/36 w/both cancel & coloured cachet from the  Olympic Village, marked “T” & “6 Cents Due”, 2c & 4c postage due stamps added and cancelled in pencil. Purple Montreal receiver 1936 Aug 14 on back. Cover is roughly opened where 3 German official seals were placed. $10.00
185. Britain 1923 & 1927, two photo postcards to Hamilton Ont, postage 1c red Geo V, stamped “T10” & “2” both w/postage due #J2 added in Canada (but not cancelled) $10.00
186. Britain 1925: 1925 Half penny postal stationery cover, domestic mail to Liverpool with a slogan cancel “British Goods Are Best”; containing an invoice for ground rents. $4.00
187. Britain 1939 3 Aug,:  2 covers London to Edmonton w/Imperial Airways cachet for first regular air mail service to North America. $4.00
188. Britain 1945: Yorkshire to USA Penna,  2 1/2d postal stationery w/handstamp “received in bad condition”; & US Officially Sealed stamp in LL corner, good condition. $10.00
189. Britain 1970 to Canada, stamped “second class”, London slogan for the National Trust ties 7d machin & 1996 April 4  to Canada, London roller ties 19p machin, w/large red CDS Apr 8: “Delayed due to insufficient airmail postage” $2.00
190. Britain 1974-77:, 4 diff “G” size registered postal stationery covers to Deep River Ont., prepaid rates 23p, 42p, 53 p, 69p, all w/extra stamps added $10.00
191. Egypt: 7 covers, w/window envelopes but several registered w/1970s Montreal receivers  $2.00
192. Pretoria, Transvaal 1906  to Woodstock Ontario, photo postcard “Crossing the Komati River”, small crease. $2.00
193. Russia 1898: 2 pre-revolution covers, one dated August 11, 1898; the other June 15, 1903; both addressed to the USA $4.00
194. Straits Settlements 1912:  #161 with revenue cancel on an Eastern Insurance Co, policy renewal receipt, & 4 other covers to Canada & India 1937, 1945, 1953. $10.00
195. United Nations 1970: 6 covers, 4 cacheted 1970 First 747 Flights from New York to Rome, Madrid, Lisbon & Frankfurt, one 1971 Intelsat IV launch, one UN Emergency Force 1975 blue CDS. $6.00
196. USA 1951, 1956, 1972: 3 covers with a festive theme, from Christmas, Florida, Santa Claus, Indiana & North Pole, Alaska. $2.00
197. USA 1983: Challenger Space Shuttle  STS-8 flight cover, w/$9.35 eagle stamp #1909 in commemorative folder. The cover was carried on board & launched August 30th 1983 returning to Earth September 5th 1983; the cover also features the 25th Anniversary of NASA,  August 14, 1983 (sold in Vance Auction #159 for $67.50 $20.00

Bulk World Covers (by country or region)

198. Aerogrammes: 60+ from Australia, Austria, Britain, Fiji, Gold Coast, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Kenya, Nigeria, Sweden, Uganda, Zambia & other countries, mostly to Canada, mainly 1960s dates.  The correspondence from many different sources might be of historical interest. $30.00
199. Africa: 60 covers mainly to Canada, 1935 on, many 1960s, Angola to Zambia $30.00
200. Argentina: 7 covers, 1946-62, several addressed to Egypt, one registered, one FD cover $10.00
201. Asia:  70 covers, variety of dates, to Canada & USA from India, Japan, Korea, Nepal, Indonesia,  Solomon & Marshall Islands & others $28.00
202. Australia(30) & New Zealand(20) covers, many from the 1940s, but also into the 2000s. A few older FDCs $20.00
203. CAPEX 1978 & 1987.  1978 show covers from Bolivia, Cuba, Hungary, Mozambique, Philippines, Samoa, & the 4 Canadian stamps on a cover signed by the Director of the UPU with their cachet. 1987 is a 7 page exhibit  in sleeve protectors w/2 souvenir sheets, covers and presentation folders with stamps from Canada, Cuba, Germany Russia, U.S.A. & the Vatican. $30.00
204. China PRC, Hong Kong, & Taiwan: 25 covers mainly from 1998 to 2002; some later $10.00
205. Caribbean, Central & South America: 60+ covers, including Falklands, mainly to Canada from 1947 on, some registered. $24.00
206. Europe: 200+ covers mostly to Canada from Germany (64)  Netherlands (30)  Italy & Vatican (26) Switzerland (23) and smaller numbers from Ireland, Denmark, Belgium, Monaco, Norway, Sweden, Spain, Portugal, Greece, Turkey, Malta, Cyrus, Israel. Some registered. Wide variety of sources & dates from 1930s- 2000s; many older in  mixed condition. $80.00
207. France: 50 covers & postcards to Canada, wide variety of dates, many recent (but one 1922),  some special cancels $20.00
208. French Polynesia: 18 covers to USA in 1990s, all w/colourful stamps incl #638, 648, 658, 668, CV $40 $18.00
209. Great Britain: 20 WWII covers, various sizes, to the News Editor Edmonton Journal via North Atlantic Air Service w/various censor markings, most roughly opened. $20.00
210. Great Britain: 50+ covers mostly to Canada (one censored; one addressed to Joe Clark), variety of dates incl one 1896 to Newfoundland. $20.00
211. Hotel Covers: 12 covers, 1946-95, to many destinations from hotels in Antigua,  Australia,  Germany,  Italy,  Jerusalem, Netherlands Antilles, Singapore (Raffles)  Trinidad, USA. $12.00
212. Meter Covers: 60 meter cancels on cover, from 1928 but mainly 1970s, wide variety of countries $10.00
213. Reunion: 8 covers to Canada, 1970s dates $8.00
214. Russia & Eastern Europe: about 100 covers from a wide variety of countries and dates from 1940s to recent. Some registered $20.00
215. United Nations: 50 mint postal stationery & postal cards, plus about 20 covers & FD covers, Duplication. $2.00
216. USA: eclectic lot of 50 covers. Noted 4 from 1890s, 1927 air mail to Tasmania, 1945 APO & passed by army censor, 1985 Klondike heritage mail run, 1994 registered to Poland. $20.00
217. USA: about 100 postal stationery covers mainly with embossed squares from 1950s to 1990s $10.00
218. World: 53 covers from Canadian Embassies abroad addressed to the Department of Citzenship & Immigration, Ottawa $20.00
219. World: 30 oversize covers, all w/colourful stamps, 3 w/souvenir sheets. $10.00
220. World: left overs:  30 covers from small countries $10.00

 

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