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AUSTRALIA : AUSTRALIA - FIRST FLIGHT & AIRMAIL
Lot
Description
Status
1733
1917 Hamilton-Melbourne Basil Watson Postcard with 15 FEB departure cds, franked KGV 1d red tied by double oval 'Aerial Mail Melbourne 27 FEB 1917' pmk. VF. AAMC 12 cat $600+. Only 299 flown. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$400
1734
1922 Charleville-Cloncurry FFC franked KGV 1½ black-brown & red-brown large multiple wmk plus Queensland ½d & Stamp Duty 1d, to pay 1½d postage plus 3d Airmail Fee, tied by 'Red Hill 30 OC 22' cds -use of Stamp Duty not noticed. Would have gone by rail to Charleville then by QANTAS Armstrong Whitworth FK8 to Longreach by pilot PJ McGinnes & on to Cloncurry under Hudson Fysh. As usual w/o vignette or b/s, with research pages & ownership history back to 1950s. AAMC 66c(65) cat $7500. Major rarity. 2010 RPSL photo cert. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$3000
1735
1925 Angel vignette sheet of 15. F-VF MUH, sl edge blemishes, mostly very fresh. AAMC 90d cat $175 for M, should be at least double, $350 MUH. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$120
1736
1925 Airmail cover with 'Angel' vignette & franked Kangaroo 2½d, KGV 1d violet & 1d green tied by 'Echuca 23 SE 25' cds being FDI of 'Angel'. AAMC 90a cat $30 on cover, premium for FDI.
 AVAILABLE at A$100
1737
1931 Norfolk Island - Australia FFC use of 2d Surch envelope with 'Norfolk Island 30 MR 31' & 'Lord Howe Island 1 AP 1931' cds at left plus 2-line signed Francis Chichester cachet (no 68). AAMC 184 cat $950. Only about 80 flown. (P)
 SOLD at A$650
1738
1931 Norfolk Is - Lord Howe Is FFC use of 2d Surch envelope with 'Norfolk Island 30 MAR 31' & 'Lord Howe Island 1 AP 1931' cds at left plus 3-line signed Francis Chichester cachet (no 18). AAMC 183 cat $950. Only about 50-60 flown. (P)
 SOLD at A$525
1739
1931 Lord Howe Island - Australia FFC franked Kingsford Smith 2d & Airmail 3d, tied by 'Lord Howe Island 6 JU 1931' cds plus 3-line signed Francis Chichester cachet (no 94). AAMC 184a cat $650. Only 110-130 flown. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$300
1740
1934 Wyndham-Daly Waters intermediate FFC with 'Wyndham 25 SEP 34' cds & Daly Waters b/s. 1935 Darwin-Newcastle Waters intermediate with 'Darwin 21 AU 35' cds & Newcastle Waters b/s. 1935 Townsville-Cairns intermediate Adelaide '23 OCT 35' cds, Cairns & many other b/s. AAMC 429a, 523a & 555a cat $275 (3)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
1741
1938 (1st Aug) First Flying Boat Service Australia - England franked 3d & KGVI 2d, tied by 'Airmail Section GPO' & 'Sydney 6 PM 1 AUG 1938' boxed pmks. AAMC 822b cat $275. Very scarce with only tiny amount of mail carried. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$150
1742
1947 Australia - Norfolk Is & return FFC pr with Sydney & Norfolk Is cds of 14 OC 47. Signed by pilot. AAMC 1113-14 cat $250. (2)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
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