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Lot No. 1254

Auction No. 27
Category Airmail Collections
Est. $150
Status SOLD $240



Range incl 1935 (27th Oct) Cooktown to Townsville & Cooktown to Cairns by McDonald Air Services franked by 2d KGV & 3d airmail on each tied by Cooktown cds's. (AAMC 550 & 550a Cat. $100+ (2)), 1935 (29th Oct) Adelaide to Melbourne first flight by Adelaide Airways Ltd. Hand addressed to Eustis with 40 carried. (AAMC 551, Cat. $100),1935 (26th Nov) Adelaide to Broken Hill (AAMC 562, Cat. $75), 1936 (28th May) Sydney to Coonamble (originating Brisbane) & Dubbo to Coonamble intermediate flights on the WASP Airlines Sydney to Broken Hill service. (AAMC 606a x 2, Cat. $120+ (2)) & 1937 (16th Aug) Sydney to Leeton & Sydney to Cootamundra intermediate flights by Guinea Airways (AAMC 757a x 2, Cat. $120 (2)) plus 1937 (30th Aug) Adelaide to Brisbane by Australian National Airways with coloured vignette at left & cachets with flight details completed in m/s. (AAMC 760a, Cat. $60) Also 1938 (30th May) Rabaul & Port Moresby to Sydney & return with Papua 5d dancer tied by Port Moresby cds dated 31 MY 38, NG 5d BOP with Air Mail ovpt tied by Rabaul 3 JUN 38 cds & Aust 5d KGV pmkd Air Mail Sydney 7 JE 38. Most unusual with the return to Papua. (AAMC 812, Cat. $50+) All in good cond with total cat. $630+ (10)


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