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Sale 761 — United States Stamps and Covers

Sale Date — Tuesday, 27 September, 1994

Category — Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post Covers

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
834
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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 834, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post Covers1911, 25c Black, Rodgers "Vin Fiz", Unofficial Air Post (CL2), 1911, 25c Black, Rodgers "Vin Fiz", Unofficial Air Post (CL2)1911, 25c Black, Rodgers "Vin Fiz", Unofficial Air Post (CL2). Trimmed close as always, slight nick at B.R., a few small faults

A FINE UNUSED EXAMPLE OF THIS PIONEER AIR POST RARITY, OF WHICH ONLY FOUR ARE RECORDED IN UNUSED CONDITION

One of the highlights of the Lettick collection

30,000
26,000
835
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 835, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversCalbraith Rodgers, Sheepshead Bay-Long Beach, Sept. 17, 1911, With 25c Black, "Vin Fiz", Unofficial Stamp (AAMC 2, Scott CL2), Calbraith Rodgers, Sheepshead Bay-Long Beach, Sept. 17, 1911, With 25c Black, "Vin Fiz", Unofficial Stamp (AAMC 2, Scott CL2)Calbraith Rodgers, Sheepshead Bay-Long Beach, Sept. 17, 1911, With 25c Black, "Vin Fiz", Unofficial Stamp (AAMC 2, Scott CL2). "Vin Fiz" stamp tied by San Antonio Tex. Oct. 22 cds on souvenir postcard with 1c Green (374), the stamp was originally folded over the postcard, minor card creasing not affecting stamp

THE ONLY RECORDED VIN FIZ USED FROM SAN ANTONIO AND ONE OF THE FINEST OF THE FEW RECORDED FLOWN CARDS

The highlight of the Lettick collection

50,000
42,500
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836
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 836, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversEarly Ship-to-Shore Attempts, Souvenir Card Prepared by Passengers Aboard S.S. Pennsylvania, Nov. 14, 1910 (AAMC 1b), Early Ship-to-Shore Attempts, Souvenir Card Prepared by Passengers Aboard S.S. Pennsylvania, Nov. 14, 1910 (AAMC 1b)Early Ship-to-Shore Attempts, Souvenir Card Prepared by Passengers Aboard S.S. Pennsylvania, Nov. 14, 1910 (AAMC 1b). 1c postal card with two-line bi-lingual cachet, Rutherford pmk, sealed tear at top of card, o/w F-VF

2,500
1,700
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837
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 837, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversCalbraith Rodgers Flight, Sheepshead Bay-Long Beach, Sept. 17, 1911 (AAMC 2b), Calbraith Rodgers Flight, Sheepshead Bay-Long Beach, Sept. 17, 1911 (AAMC 2b)Calbraith Rodgers Flight, Sheepshead Bay-Long Beach, Sept. 17, 1911 (AAMC 2b). Photo card depicting Rodgers and his airplane, three-line "Machine wrecked at Compton, Aviator Injured", Long Beach Nov. 16 pmk., small card faults, o/w Fine

2,500
3,750
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838
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 838, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversGarden City-Mineola N.Y., Sept. 23-Oct. 1, 1911 (AAMC 3), Garden City-Mineola N.Y., Sept. 23-Oct. 1, 1911 (AAMC 3)Garden City-Mineola N.Y., Sept. 23-Oct. 1, 1911 (AAMC 3). Cover with "Aerial Special Despatch" s/l, Associated Press corner card, Sept. 23 pmk., Very Fine

450
425
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839
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 839, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversGarden City-Mineola N.Y., Sept. 23-Oct. 1, 1911 (AAMC 3b), Garden City-Mineola N.Y., Sept. 23-Oct. 1, 1911 (AAMC 3b)Garden City-Mineola N.Y., Sept. 23-Oct. 1, 1911 (AAMC 3b). Photo card of Sopwith, Sept. 29 cancel, usual cachet, addressed to Major B. Baden Powell in England, F-VF, overseas destinations are unusual

150
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840
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 840, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversGarden City-Mineola N.Y., Sept. 23-Oct. 1, 1911 (AAMC 3a), Garden City-Mineola N.Y., Sept. 23-Oct. 1, 1911 (AAMC 3a)Garden City-Mineola N.Y., Sept. 23-Oct. 1, 1911 (AAMC 3a). Card with straightline cachet, Sept. 24, 1911 pmk., signed by pilot Ovington at a later date, Very Fine

200
80
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841
c
Garden City-Mineola N.Y., Sept. 23-Oct. 1, 1911 (AAMC 3a). Advertising card for Moisant International Aviators, Inc., straightline cachet, Sept. 27 pmk., stamp damaged before use, o/w Very Fine

200
55
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842
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 842, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversGarden City-Mineola N.Y., Sept. 23-Oct. 1, 1911 (AAMC 3a), Garden City-Mineola N.Y., Sept. 23-Oct. 1, 1911 (AAMC 3a)Garden City-Mineola N.Y., Sept. 23-Oct. 1, 1911 (AAMC 3a). Part of wrapper with straightline cachet and Sept. 27 pmk., this is the only wrapper known

200
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843
c
Garden City-Mineola N.Y., Sept. 23-Oct. 1, 1911 (AAMC 3b). Photo card with straightline cachet and Oct. 1, 1911 pmk., signed by P.J. Cleary (postman at the field), corner crease & light soiling, o/w Fine

150
60
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844
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 844, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversGarden City-Mineola N.Y., Sept. 23-Oct. 1, 1911 (AAMC 3e), Garden City-Mineola N.Y., Sept. 23-Oct. 1, 1911 (AAMC 3e)Garden City-Mineola N.Y., Sept. 23-Oct. 1, 1911 (AAMC 3e). Souvenir "Special Aerial-Despatch Post Card" with photo of aviator Ovington and explanatory text, Sept. 30 pmk, usual cachet, some creasing, o/w Fine

300
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845
c
Garden City-Mineola N.Y., Sept. 23-Oct. 1, 1911 (AAMC 3). Fifteen covers or cards, variety of dates incl. two Sept. 23, one advertising card (not flown), also a P.O. leaflet passed out at the airfield, mixed condition, Fine appearance

2,950
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846
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 846, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversCalbraith Rodgers Transcontinental Flight, Sept. 17-Dec. 10, 1911, Calbraith Rodgers Transcontinental Flight, Sept. 17-Dec. 10, 1911Calbraith Rodgers Transcontinental Flight, Sept. 17-Dec. 10, 1911. Photo card of Rodgers and his "Vin Fiz" flyer, Hornell Sept. 27, 1911 pmk., small corner repair, o/w Fine, although apparently flown, there is some doubt as to whether it was ever carried by Rodgers

E. 100-150
500
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847
c
St. Louis Mo. Missouri Aviation Meet, Oct. 4-8, 1911 (AAMC 4). Card with Oct. 4 pmk., signed by pilot Walter Brookins, Fine

150
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848
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 848, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversSt. Louis Mo. Aviation Meet, Oct. 4-8, 1911 (AAMC 4b), St. Louis Mo. Aviation Meet, Oct. 4-8, 1911 (AAMC 4b)St. Louis Mo. Aviation Meet, Oct. 4-8, 1911 (AAMC 4b). Card with four line violet St. Louis Oct. 7, 1911 "Hydro-Aeroplane Mail Service" pmk., a few minor creases, o/w Fine, only about ten known

500
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849
c
St. Louis Mo., Missouri Aviation Meet, Oct. 4-8, 1911 (AAMC 4). Four covers or card, one each Oct. 4-7, Fine

600
210
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850
c
Rochester N.Y., Oct. 21, 1911 (AAMC 6). Three card, one with cachet, one card creased, o/w Fine

525
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851
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 851, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversFort Smith Ark., League Park Aviation Meet, Nov. 5-6, 1911 (AAMC 8), Fort Smith Ark., League Park Aviation Meet, Nov. 5-6, 1911 (AAMC 8)Fort Smith Ark., League Park Aviation Meet, Nov. 5-6, 1911 (AAMC 8). Souvenir postcard with five line Nov. 5 pmk., signed by pilot Beckwith Havens, minor crease, o/w Fine

100
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852
c
Fort Smith Ark., League Park Aviation Meet, Nov. 5-6, 1911 (AAMC 8). Three cards, two diff. size cachets, Fine

300
260
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853
c
Atlanta Ga., Atlanta Speedway Aviation Meet, Nov. 16-18, 1911 (AAMC 9). Long cover with Curtiss Exhibition Co. corner card, violet Nov. 18 pmk., mailed to Los Angeles, file folds and small tear, o/w Fine, less than five covers with this logo are known

350
0
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854
c
Atlanta Ga., Atlanta Speedway Aviation Meet, Nov. 16-18, 1911 (AAMC 9). One cover and one card, Nov. 17, 18 pmks., toning, o/w Fine

700
0
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855
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 855, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversSavannah Ga., Athletic Park Aviation Meet, Nov. 25-28, 1911 (AAMC 10), Savannah Ga., Athletic Park Aviation Meet, Nov. 25-28, 1911 (AAMC 10)Savannah Ga., Athletic Park Aviation Meet, Nov. 25-28, 1911 (AAMC 10). 2c Entire with violet Nov. 28 pmk., signed by pilot Beckwith Havens, small opening tear at top, o/w Very Fine

150
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856
c
Savannah Ga., Athletic Park Aviation Meet, Nov. 25-28, 1911 (AAMC 10). Three cards, one Nov. 25, others Nov. 28, also incl. a fake cover, Fine

450
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857
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 857, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversColumbus Ga., Driving Park Aviation Meet, Dec. 11-12, 1911 (AAMC 11), Columbus Ga., Driving Park Aviation Meet, Dec. 11-12, 1911 (AAMC 11)Columbus Ga., Driving Park Aviation Meet, Dec. 11-12, 1911 (AAMC 11). Cover with violet Dec 12 pmk., fresh and Very Fine

350
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858
c
Albany Ga., South Atlantic League Aviation Meet, Dec. 28, 1911 (AAMC 12). One cover and one card, with magenta and black pmks., few small cover faults, Fine appearance

400
150
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859
c
Albany Ga., South Atlantic League Aviation Meet, Dec. 28, 1911 (AAMC 12). Marbled paper envelope with "Aeroplane Mail Service Aerial Sub-Station Albany, Ga. Dec. 28, 1911" tying 2c Wash., Very Fine

E. 100-150
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860
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 860, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversWilmington N.C., Highwood Park Aviation Meet, Jan. 1-2, 1912 (AAMC 13), Wilmington N.C., Highwood Park Aviation Meet, Jan. 1-2, 1912 (AAMC 13)Wilmington N.C., Highwood Park Aviation Meet, Jan. 1-2, 1912 (AAMC 13). Card with Wilmington Highwood Park Jan. 1 pmk., trivial corner crease, o/w Very Fine, very few cards from this flight have surfaced

400
425
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861
c
Los Angeles Cal., Dominguez Field Aviation Meet, Jan. 20-28, 1912 (AAMC 14c). Cover with cachet and Jan. 28 pmk., with two 1c Franklin and 10c Special Delivery tied, small cover tear, o/w Fine

125
75
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862
c
Los Angeles Cal,. Dominguez Field Aviation Meet, Jan. 20-28, 1912 (AAMC 14). Nine covers or cards, showing diff. cachets, souv. cards, etc., a few small faults, o/w Fine

1,125
425
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863
c
Oakland Cal., Emeryville Race Track Aviation Meet, Feb. 17-25, 1912 (AAMC 15). Five cards and one cover, five diff. dates, generally Fine

1,650
600
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864
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 864, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversHot Spring Ark., Aviation Meet, Mar. 12-16, 1912 (AAMC 17), Hot Spring Ark., Aviation Meet, Mar. 12-16, 1912 (AAMC 17)Hot Spring Ark., Aviation Meet, Mar. 12-16, 1912 (AAMC 17). Card with Hot Springs, Mar. 13 special pmk. and stamp tied by Hot Springs, Mar. 13 duplex, Fine, only two cards for this date are recorded

2,000
2,100
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865
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 865, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversHot Springs Ark., Aviation Meet, Mar. 12-16, 1912 (AAMC 17), Hot Springs Ark., Aviation Meet, Mar. 12-16, 1912 (AAMC 17)Hot Springs Ark., Aviation Meet, Mar. 12-16, 1912 (AAMC 17). Card with Hot Springs Mar. 15 special pmk. and stamp tied by Hot Springs Mar. 15 wavy cancel, rounded corners, o/w Fine, only two cards with this date are recorded

2,000
1,200
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866
c
Galveston-La Marque Tex., National School Grounds Aviation Meet, Mar. 17, 1912 (AAMC 18). Eight covers or cards, incl. two diff. size cachets, generally Fine

1,600
700
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867
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 867, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversSan Diego Cal., Coronado Polo Grounds Aviation Meet, Apr. 6-7, 1912 (AAMC 20), San Diego Cal., Coronado Polo Grounds Aviation Meet, Apr. 6-7, 1912 (AAMC 20)San Diego Cal., Coronado Polo Grounds Aviation Meet, Apr. 6-7, 1912 (AAMC 20). 2c Entire with violet Apr. 6, 1912 "Aeroplane Station" pmk., light crease, o/w Fine

500
220
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868
c
New Orleans-Baton Rouge La. & Return City to City Experimental Flight, Apr. 10, 1912 (AAMC 21a). Special "First City-to-City Aerial U.S. Mail Service" postcard, with New Orleans Apr. 10 duplex cancel, light creases, o/w Fine

375
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869
c
New Orleans-Baton Rouge La. City-to-City Experimental Flight, April 10, 1912 (AAMC 21). Two cards with Apr. 10 pmks., one stained, other Fine

600
300
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870
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 870, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversEureka Cal., New Era Park Aviation Meet, Apr. 21, 1912 (AAMC 22), Eureka Cal., New Era Park Aviation Meet, Apr. 21, 1912 (AAMC 22)Eureka Cal., New Era Park Aviation Meet, Apr. 21, 1912 (AAMC 22). Card with Eureka Apr. 21 "U.S. Mail, Aeroplane Post" pmk., Fine

400
260
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871
c
Eureka Cal., New Era Park Aviation Meet, Apr. 21, 1912 (AAMC 22). Two cards, small faults, Fine appearance

800
375
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872
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 872, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversMarietta O., Fair Grounds Aviation Meet, May 15-16, 1912 (AAMC 23), Marietta O., Fair Grounds Aviation Meet, May 15-16, 1912 (AAMC 23)Marietta O., Fair Grounds Aviation Meet, May 15-16, 1912 (AAMC 23). Card with Marietta May 16, 1912 "2 P.M. Mailed by Aeroplane" pmk., light toning at left o/w Fine, only four cards are known

1,500
1,500
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873
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 873, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversMilwaukee Wis., State Fair Grounds Aviation Meet, May 30-June 1, 1912 (AAMC 28), Milwaukee Wis., State Fair Grounds Aviation Meet, May 30-June 1, 1912 (AAMC 28)Milwaukee Wis., State Fair Grounds Aviation Meet, May 30-June 1, 1912 (AAMC 28). Card with Milwaukee May 30, 1912 "Aeroplane Station" pmk, a few small stains, o/w F-VF, only two are recorded with this date

1,000
1,100
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874
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 874, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversMilwaukee Wis., State Fair Grounds Aviation Meet, May 30-June 1, 1912 (AAMC 28), Milwaukee Wis., State Fair Grounds Aviation Meet, May 30-June 1, 1912 (AAMC 28)Milwaukee Wis., State Fair Grounds Aviation Meet, May 30-June 1, 1912 (AAMC 28). 2c Entire with June 1 special cancel, not flown, Very Fine, this is the only known cover with June 1 pmk.

1,000
1,600
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875
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 875, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversCliftondale-Lynn Mass., Atwood Park Aviation Meet, May 30-June 1, 1912 (AAMC 29), Cliftondale-Lynn Mass., Atwood Park Aviation Meet, May 30-June 1, 1912 (AAMC 29)Cliftondale-Lynn Mass., Atwood Park Aviation Meet, May 30-June 1, 1912 (AAMC 29). Card with circular cachet, Cliftondale May 30 pmk., F-VF

175
75
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876
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 876, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversCliftondale-Lynn Mass., Atwood Park Aviation Meet, May 30-June 1, 1912 (AAMC 29), Cliftondale-Lynn Mass., Atwood Park Aviation Meet, May 30-June 1, 1912 (AAMC 29)Cliftondale-Lynn Mass., Atwood Park Aviation Meet, May 30-June 1, 1912 (AAMC 29). Cover with circular cachet, 2c Yukon & Hudson-Fulton tied by June 1 pmk, small cover faults, o/w Fine

175
75
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877
c
Cicero-Elmhurst-Wheaton Ill., Triple City Aviation Meet, May 30-June 1, 1912 (AAMC 30b). Cover with violet "Aerial Mail", Cicero June 1 pmk., Aero Club of Illinois corner card, cover reduced at right damaging stamp, o/w Fine

500
160
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878
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 878, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversCicero-Elmhurst-Wheaton Ill., Triple City Aviation Meet, May 30-June 1, 1912 (AAMC 30b), Cicero-Elmhurst-Wheaton Ill., Triple City Aviation Meet, May 30-June 1, 1912 (AAMC 30b)Cicero-Elmhurst-Wheaton Ill., Triple City Aviation Meet, May 30-June 1, 1912 (AAMC 30b). Card with violet "Aerial Mail", Elmhurst June 1 and Cicero June 2 pmks., stain and tear, o/w Fine

500
220
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879
c
Evansville Ind., Evansville Courier Aviation Meet, June 6-8, 1912 (AAMC 32). Two cards, one cover, and one large souvenir card, small faults, Fine appearance

525
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880
c
Lima O., Lima Driving Park Aviation Meet, June 6-8, 1912 (AAMC 33). One cover and one card, Fine

500
270
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881
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 881, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversMansfield O., Fair Grounds Aviation Meet, June 7-8, 1912 (AAMC 34), Mansfield O., Fair Grounds Aviation Meet, June 7-8, 1912 (AAMC 34)Mansfield O., Fair Grounds Aviation Meet, June 7-8, 1912 (AAMC 34). Card with printed info. concerning mail flight, circular violet Mansfield June 8, (19)12 "Mailed by Aeroplane" pmk., Very Fine, only six cards known

1,700
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882
c
Portsmouth O., Millbrook Driving Park Aviation Meet, June 27-28, 1912 (AAMC 35). One cover and one card, Fine

400
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883
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 883, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversSquantum Mass., Boston Aviation Meet, June 29-July 3, 1912 (AAMC 36), Squantum Mass., Boston Aviation Meet, June 29-July 3, 1912 (AAMC 36)Squantum Mass., Boston Aviation Meet, June 29-July 3, 1912 (AAMC 36). Photo card with typed paper explanatory label depicting Charles Foster Willard, the Curtiss operator at the Meet, two-line "Boston Aviation Meet, Aero Mail Service" cachet, Boston July 1, 1912 pmk., small scrapes & creases, o/w Fine

1,000
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884
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 884, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversBedford-Oolitic-Mitchell Ind., Athletic Park Aviation Meet, July 3-4, 1912 (AAMC 37), Bedford-Oolitic-Mitchell Ind., Athletic Park Aviation Meet, July 3-4, 1912 (AAMC 37)Bedford-Oolitic-Mitchell Ind., Athletic Park Aviation Meet, July 3-4, 1912 (AAMC 37). Card with two-line cachet (AAMC Ty. 2), a little discoloring, o/w Fine

250
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885
c
Bedford-Oolitic-Mitchell Ind., Athletic Park Aviation Meet, July 3-4, 1912 (AAMC 37). Embossed card with one-line "Air Ship Route No 1" (unlisted), Bedford July 4 duplex, stamp damaged, light card creases, o/w Fine

250
200
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886
c
South Amboy-Perth Amboy N.J., Experimental Hydroplane Flight, July 4, 1912 (AAMC 38a). 2c Entire with "By Aerial Route" pre-printed in B.L. corner, violet cachet, South Amboy July 4 pmk., F-VF

275
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887
c
South Amboy-Perth Amboy N.J., Experimental Hydroplane Flight, July 4, 1912 (AAMC 38a). One cover and one card, each with printed text in B.L. corner, cover stained, o/w Fine

550
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888
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 888, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversHamilton O., Butler County Fair Aviation Meet, July 12-13, 1912 (AAMC 39a), Hamilton O., Butler County Fair Aviation Meet, July 12-13, 1912 (AAMC 39a)Hamilton O., Butler County Fair Aviation Meet, July 12-13, 1912 (AAMC 39a). Photo card with violet three-line Hamilton, Ohio July 13, 1912 "Aero Mail Service" pmk., light crease, o/w F-VF

450
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889
c
Benton Harbor Mich., Driving Park Aviation Meet, July 17-18, 1912 (AAMC 40). Two covers with July 18 pmks., one with pair 2c Lincoln imperf (368), other with block of 2c Alaska-Yukon (371), Fine

200
100
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890
c
Benton Harbor Mich., Driving Park Aviation Meet, July 17-18, 1912 (AAMC 40). One cover and one card with July 18 pmks., one cachet inverted, Fine

200
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891
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 891, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversConey Island O., Queen City Aviation Meet, July 19-22, 1912 (AAMC 41), Coney Island O., Queen City Aviation Meet, July 19-22, 1912 (AAMC 41)Coney Island O., Queen City Aviation Meet, July 19-22, 1912 (AAMC 41). Card with three-line cachet in red, California, Ohio July 20 pmk., creases, o/w Fine

750
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892
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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 892, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversConey Island O., Queen City Aviation Meet, July 19-22, 1912 (AAMC 41), Coney Island O., Queen City Aviation Meet, July 19-22, 1912 (AAMC 41)Coney Island O., Queen City Aviation Meet, July 19-22, 1912 (AAMC 41). Card with three-line cachet in red, California, Ohio July 22 pmk., Fine

750
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893
c
Hohokus-Ridgewood N.J., Hohokus Driving Park Aviation Meet, Aug. 3, 1912 (AAMC 45). One cover and one card, card with small tear, o/w Fine

400
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894
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 894, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversStone Harbor-Ocean City N.J., Inter-City Mail & Passenger Service, Aug. 5-10 (AAMC 46a), Stone Harbor-Ocean City N.J., Inter-City Mail & Passenger Service, Aug. 5-10 (AAMC 46a)Stone Harbor-Ocean City N.J., Inter-City Mail & Passenger Service, Aug. 5-10 (AAMC 46a). Cover with two-line cachet and Stone Harbor Aug. 5 pmk., receiving mark on back, F-VF

350
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895
c
Ocean City-Stone Harbor N.J., Aug. 3-10, 1912 (AAMC 46, 46a). Three cards, two Ocean City and one Stone Harbor pmks., couple small faults, Fine appearance

950
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896
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 896, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversFort Recovery O., Harvest Festival Aviation Meet, Aug. 6-8, 1912 (AAMC 47), Fort Recovery O., Harvest Festival Aviation Meet, Aug. 6-8, 1912 (AAMC 47)Fort Recovery O., Harvest Festival Aviation Meet, Aug. 6-8, 1912 (AAMC 47). 2c Entire with Fort Recovery Aug. 6, 1912 "Aviation Station No. 1" pmk., slight soiling, o/w F-VF, Aug. 6 postmarks are scarce

250
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897
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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 897, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversFort Recovery O., Harvest Festival Aviation Meet, Aug. 6-8, 1912 (AAMC 47), Fort Recovery O., Harvest Festival Aviation Meet, Aug. 6-8, 1912 (AAMC 47)Fort Recovery O., Harvest Festival Aviation Meet, Aug. 6-8, 1912 (AAMC 47). Cover with Meet corner card and Harvest Jubilee ad on back, with 2c Jamestown tied by Aug. 8 special pmk., light soiling, o/w Fine

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898
c
Fort Recovery O., Harvest Festival Aviation Meet, Aug. 6-8, 1912 (AAMC 47). Two cards, one with small faults, other Fine

500
170
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899
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 899, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversPortland Ore.-Vancouver Wash., Country Club Aviation Meet, Aug. 10-11, 1912 (AAMC 48a), Portland Ore.-Vancouver Wash., Country Club Aviation Meet, Aug. 10-11, 1912 (AAMC 48a)Portland Ore.-Vancouver Wash., Country Club Aviation Meet, Aug. 10-11, 1912 (AAMC 48a). Card with violet six-line cachet, Portland Aug. 11, 1912 "Aviation Station" pmk., minor corner crease, o/w Fine

250
105
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900
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 900, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversPortland Ore.-Vancouver Wash., Country Club Aviation Meet, Aug. 10-11, 1912 (AAMC 48a), Portland Ore.-Vancouver Wash., Country Club Aviation Meet, Aug. 10-11, 1912 (AAMC 48a)Portland Ore.-Vancouver Wash., Country Club Aviation Meet, Aug. 10-11, 1912 (AAMC 48a). 2c Entire with six-line cachet, Portland Aug. 11, 1912 "Aviation Station" pmk., Very Fine

250
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901
c
Rockport Ind., Fair Grounds Aviation Meet, Aug. 20-23, 1912 (AAMC 49). Four cards incl. souvenir card, all three dates present, some light soiling, o/w Fine

600
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902
c
Plainfield N.J., Driving Park Aviation Meet, Aug. 23-24, 1912 (AAMC 50). One cover and one card, Aug. 23, 24 pmks., small edge faults, o/w Fine

300
100
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903
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 903, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversBoonville Ind., Fair Grounds Aviation Meet, Aug. 28-31, 1912 (AAMC 51), Boonville Ind., Fair Grounds Aviation Meet, Aug. 28-31, 1912 (AAMC 51)Boonville Ind., Fair Grounds Aviation Meet, Aug. 28-31, 1912 (AAMC 51). Photocard without cachet but with Boonville Aug. 29 seven-line cancel (the only one recorded), minor corner crease, o/w F-VF

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904
c
Boonville Ind., Fair Grounds Aviation Meet, Aug. 28-31, 1912 (AAMC 51). Two cards, Aug 28, 29 pmks., small faults, o/w Fine

600
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905
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 905, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversCedar Falls Ia., Golf Links Aviation Meet, Sept. 6-7, 1912 (AAMC 52), Cedar Falls Ia., Golf Links Aviation Meet, Sept. 6-7, 1912 (AAMC 52)Cedar Falls Ia., Golf Links Aviation Meet, Sept. 6-7, 1912 (AAMC 52). Large postcard with three-line cachet, overall toning, o/w Fine

300
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906
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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 906, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversCedar Falls Ia., Golf Links Aviation Meet, Sept. 6-7, 1912 (AAMC 52), Cedar Falls Ia., Golf Links Aviation Meet, Sept. 6-7, 1912 (AAMC 52)Cedar Falls Ia., Golf Links Aviation Meet, Sept. 6-7, 1912 (AAMC 52). 1c Postal Card with violet three-line cachet, F-VF

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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 907, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversColumbia Tenn., Fair Grounds Aviation Meet, Sept. 10-12, 1912 (AAMC 53), Columbia Tenn., Fair Grounds Aviation Meet, Sept. 10-12, 1912 (AAMC 53)Columbia Tenn., Fair Grounds Aviation Meet, Sept. 10-12, 1912 (AAMC 53). Cover with block of four of 2c Yukon imperf tied by two strikes of red special pmk., Very Fine

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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 908, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversBluffton Ind., West Side Ball Park Aviation Meet, Sept. 25-26, 1912 (AAMC 57), Bluffton Ind., West Side Ball Park Aviation Meet, Sept. 25-26, 1912 (AAMC 57)Bluffton Ind., West Side Ball Park Aviation Meet, Sept. 25-26, 1912 (AAMC 57). Card with three-line Bluffton Sep. 26, 1912 Aerial Mail pmk., Very Fine

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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 909, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversPuyallup-Tacoma Wash., Crawford's Puget Sound Aerial Mail, Sept. 28, 1912 (AAMC 59), Puyallup-Tacoma Wash., Crawford's Puget Sound Aerial Mail, Sept. 28, 1912 (AAMC 59)Puyallup-Tacoma Wash., Crawford's Puget Sound Aerial Mail, Sept. 28, 1912 (AAMC 59). Card with printed cachet, on back announcement of Valley Fair with "this card carried to Tacoma by Crawford's Aerial Mail" at bottom, Tacoma Sep. 28, 1912 Panama-Pacific Expo. cancel, trivial mounting stain in corner, o/w fresh and Very Fine

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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 910, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversSpringfield-Williamsville Ill., State Fair Grounds Aviation Meet, Oct. 4-12, 1912 (AAMC 60), Springfield-Williamsville Ill., State Fair Grounds Aviation Meet, Oct. 4-12, 1912 (AAMC 60)Springfield-Williamsville Ill., State Fair Grounds Aviation Meet, Oct. 4-12, 1912 (AAMC 60). Card with magenta Springfield Oct. 9, 1912 special pmk., F-VF

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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 911, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversSpringfield-Williamsville Ill., State Fair Ground Aviation Meet, Oct. 4-12, 1912 (AAMC 60a), Springfield-Williamsville Ill., State Fair Ground Aviation Meet, Oct. 4-12, 1912 (AAMC 60a)Springfield-Williamsville Ill., State Fair Ground Aviation Meet, Oct. 4-12, 1912 (AAMC 60a). 2c Entire with magenta Springfield Oct. 10, 1912 special cancel, Very Fine

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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 912, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversLock Haven-Mill Hall Pa., Driving Park Aviation Meet, Oct. 12, 1912 (AAMC 62), Lock Haven-Mill Hall Pa., Driving Park Aviation Meet, Oct. 12, 1912 (AAMC 62)Lock Haven-Mill Hall Pa., Driving Park Aviation Meet, Oct. 12, 1912 (AAMC 62). Photo card with violet "U.S. Official Aerial Mail Stamp, 1912", Mill Hall Oct. 12, 1912 pmk., Very Fine

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Cuthbert Ga., Fair Grounds Aviation Meet, Oct. 31-Nov. 2, 1912 (AAMC 63). 1c Postal Card with violet Cuthbert Nov. 2 special cancel, Very Fine

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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 914, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversSan Francisco, Inglewood Park Aviation Meet, Nov. 24, 1912 (AAMC 64), San Francisco, Inglewood Park Aviation Meet, Nov. 24, 1912 (AAMC 64)San Francisco, Inglewood Park Aviation Meet, Nov. 24, 1912 (AAMC 64). 1c Postal Card with San Francisco Nov. 24, 1912 Aviation Post Office No. 1 pmk., only 47 pieces carried, Very Fine

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First Parcel Post by Air Service, Jan. 13, 1913. Cover with New Haven Feb. 28, 1913 pmk. and Mar. 10 receiver, ms. "By via First Aeroplane Parcel Post/ Henry M. Jones/Aviator", addressed to England, small opening tears, o/w Fine, only eight flown covers have been recorded

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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 916, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversSanta Rosa Cal., Driving Park Aviation Meet, May 17-18, 1913 (AAMC 68), Santa Rosa Cal., Driving Park Aviation Meet, May 17-18, 1913 (AAMC 68)Santa Rosa Cal., Driving Park Aviation Meet, May 17-18, 1913 (AAMC 68). Cover with 2c Panama-Pacific tied by violet May 18 special pmk., F-VF

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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 917, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversRutland Vt., Fair Ground Aviation Meet, Sept. 2, 1913 (AAMC 69), Rutland Vt., Fair Ground Aviation Meet, Sept. 2, 1913 (AAMC 69)Rutland Vt., Fair Ground Aviation Meet, Sept. 2, 1913 (AAMC 69). Photo card with 1c Parcel Post tied by four-line violet Rutland Sept. 2, 1913 Aviation Station pmk., Fine, 54 pieces carried

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Carmi Ill., Fair Grounds Aviation Meet, Sept. 9-11, 1913 (AAMC 71). 1c Postal Card with violet cachet, Carmi Sept. 10 pmk., Very Fine

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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 919, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversHicksville O., Fair Grounds Aviation Meet, Sept. 15-20, 1913 (AAMC 72), Hicksville O., Fair Grounds Aviation Meet, Sept. 15-20, 1913 (AAMC 72)Hicksville O., Fair Grounds Aviation Meet, Sept. 15-20, 1913 (AAMC 72). Photo card with violet "First Aeroplane Mail Hicksville, O. Sept. 17-20, 13" cachet, F-VF, this is the only known example

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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 920, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversHelena Mont., Driving park Aviation Meet, Sept. 22-27, 1913 (AAMC 73), Helena Mont., Driving park Aviation Meet, Sept. 22-27, 1913 (AAMC 73)Helena Mont., Driving park Aviation Meet, Sept. 22-27, 1913 (AAMC 73). Photo card depicting aviatrix Katherine Stinson and sent by her, red Helena Sept. 24 special cancel, F-VF, less than six are recorded

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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 921, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversHelena Mont., Driving Park Aviation Meet, Sept. 22-27, 1913 (AAMC 73), Helena Mont., Driving Park Aviation Meet, Sept. 22-27, 1913 (AAMC 73)Helena Mont., Driving Park Aviation Meet, Sept. 22-27, 1913 (AAMC 73). Photo card similar to above, with red Sept. 24 pmk., with personal message by Katherine Stinson to A.J. Brietenstein, Secretary of the Fair Association, F-VF

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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 922, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversHelena Mont., Driving Park Aviation Meet, Sept. 22-27, 1913 (AAMC 73), Helena Mont., Driving Park Aviation Meet, Sept. 22-27, 1913 (AAMC 73)Helena Mont., Driving Park Aviation Meet, Sept. 22-27, 1913 (AAMC 73). Photo card fo Katherine Stinson with caption "Gee! I Ain't Mad At Nobody", sent by Stinson to Second Assistant General Postmaster Stewart, red Sept. 24 pmk., minor corner crease, o/w F-VF

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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 923, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversNatrona Pa., Experimental Aeroplane Mail Service, Oct. 4, 1913 (AAMC 74), Natrona Pa., Experimental Aeroplane Mail Service, Oct. 4, 1913 (AAMC 74)Natrona Pa., Experimental Aeroplane Mail Service, Oct. 4, 1913 (AAMC 74). Postal card with appropriate three-line cachet, indistinct Verona Oct. 17 pmk., sent to Germany, Very Fine, only 45 pieces carried

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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 924, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversNatrona Pa., Experimental Aeroplane Mail Service, Oct. 4, 1913 (AAMC 74), Natrona Pa., Experimental Aeroplane Mail Service, Oct. 4, 1913 (AAMC 74)Natrona Pa., Experimental Aeroplane Mail Service, Oct. 4, 1913 (AAMC 74). 2c Entire with appropriate three-line cachet, indistinct Verona Oct. 17 pmk., F-VF, only 45 pieces carried

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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 925, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversWoodstock-Mt. Jackson Va., Shenandoah Fair Aviation Meet, Oct. 17, 1913 (AAMC 75), Woodstock-Mt. Jackson Va., Shenandoah Fair Aviation Meet, Oct. 17, 1913 (AAMC 75)Woodstock-Mt. Jackson Va., Shenandoah Fair Aviation Meet, Oct. 17, 1913 (AAMC 75). Postal card with three-line cachet, Woodstock & Mt. Jackson Oct. 17, 1913 pmks., F-VF, only about ten cards carried

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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 926, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversBemus Point-Chautauqua N.Y., Experimental Hydro-Aeroplane Mail Service, July 16, 1914 (AAMC 77a), Bemus Point-Chautauqua N.Y., Experimental Hydro-Aeroplane Mail Service, July 16, 1914 (AAMC 77a)Bemus Point-Chautauqua N.Y., Experimental Hydro-Aeroplane Mail Service, July 16, 1914 (AAMC 77a). Postal card with violet two-line cachet, Bemus Point July 16 pmk., trivial corner crease, o/w F-VF

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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 927, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversBemus Point-Chautauqua N.Y., Experimental Hydro-Aeroplane Mail Service, July 17, 1914 (AAMC 77a), Bemus Point-Chautauqua N.Y., Experimental Hydro-Aeroplane Mail Service, July 17, 1914 (AAMC 77a)Bemus Point-Chautauqua N.Y., Experimental Hydro-Aeroplane Mail Service, July 17, 1914 (AAMC 77a). Card with violet two-line cachet, Bemus Point July 17, 1914 pmk., F-VF, the July 17 date is unrecorded in AAMC

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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 928, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversCeloron-Mayville N.Y., Experimental Hydro-Aeroplane Mail Service, July 30, 1914 (AAMC 77b), Celoron-Mayville N.Y., Experimental Hydro-Aeroplane Mail Service, July 30, 1914 (AAMC 77b)Celoron-Mayville N.Y., Experimental Hydro-Aeroplane Mail Service, July 30, 1914 (AAMC 77b). Postal card with violet two-line cachet, Celoron July 30 pmk., Very Fine, the July 30 date is unrecorded in AAMC

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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 929, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversChautauqua N.Y., Experimental Hydro-Aeroplane Mail Service, Aug. 12, 1914 (AAMC 77c), Chautauqua N.Y., Experimental Hydro-Aeroplane Mail Service, Aug. 12, 1914 (AAMC 77c)Chautauqua N.Y., Experimental Hydro-Aeroplane Mail Service, Aug. 12, 1914 (AAMC 77c). Postal card with violet two-line cachet, Mayville Aug. 12 pmk., light corner crease, o/w Very Fine

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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 930, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversChautauqua N.Y., Experimental Hydro-Aeroplane Mail Service, July 6, 1914 (AAMC 77), Chautauqua N.Y., Experimental Hydro-Aeroplane Mail Service, July 6, 1914 (AAMC 77)Chautauqua N.Y., Experimental Hydro-Aeroplane Mail Service, July 6, 1914 (AAMC 77). Card with violet one-line cachet, Chautauqua July 6 pmk., light corner creases, o/w F-VF, only ten exist

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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 931, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversChautauqua N.Y., Experimental Hydro-Aeroplane Mail Service, Sept. 7, 1914 (AAMC 77d), Chautauqua N.Y., Experimental Hydro-Aeroplane Mail Service, Sept. 7, 1914 (AAMC 77d)Chautauqua N.Y., Experimental Hydro-Aeroplane Mail Service, Sept. 7, 1914 (AAMC 77d). Card with violet two-line cachet, Chautauqua Sept. 7 pmk., Very Fine

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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 932, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversClayton N.M., Fair Grounds Aviation Meet, Sept. 17-18, 1914 (AAMC 79), Clayton N.M., Fair Grounds Aviation Meet, Sept. 17-18, 1914 (AAMC 79)Clayton N.M., Fair Grounds Aviation Meet, Sept. 17-18, 1914 (AAMC 79). Photo card with Clayton Sept. 17 oval pmk., Fine, only four known

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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 933, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversTacoma-Seattle Wash., Experimental Hydro-Aeroplane Mail Flight, Feb. 20, 1915 (AAMC 82), Tacoma-Seattle Wash., Experimental Hydro-Aeroplane Mail Flight, Feb. 20, 1915 (AAMC 82)Tacoma-Seattle Wash., Experimental Hydro-Aeroplane Mail Flight, Feb. 20, 1915 (AAMC 82). Postal card with three-line cachet, Tacoma, Feb 20, 1915 Panama-Pacific Expo pmk., Very Fine, only 45 pieces carried

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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 934, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversPort Huron Mich., Driving Park Aviation Meet, Aug. 7-8, 1915 (AAMC 84), Port Huron Mich., Driving Park Aviation Meet, Aug. 7-8, 1915 (AAMC 84)Port Huron Mich., Driving Park Aviation Meet, Aug. 7-8, 1915 (AAMC 84). Postal card with violet two-line cachet, Port Huron, Aug. 7 pmk., F-VF, the only recorded Aug. 7 pmk.

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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 935, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversPort Huron Mich., Driving Park Aviaiton Meet, Aug. 7-8, 1915 (AAMC 84), Port Huron Mich., Driving Park Aviaiton Meet, Aug. 7-8, 1915 (AAMC 84)Port Huron Mich., Driving Park Aviaiton Meet, Aug. 7-8, 1915 (AAMC 84). Cover with violet two-line cachet, Port Huron, Aug. 8 pmk., light stain, o/w Fine, only three covers are recorded as most were souvenir postcards

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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 936, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversRock Island Ill., Exposition Park Aviation Meet, Aug. 14-15, 1915 (AAMC 85), Rock Island Ill., Exposition Park Aviation Meet, Aug. 14-15, 1915 (AAMC 85)Rock Island Ill., Exposition Park Aviation Meet, Aug. 14-15, 1915 (AAMC 85). Postal card with three-line cachet, Rock Island, Aug. 15 pmk., Fine

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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 937, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversDetroit Mich., State Fair Aviation Meet, Sept. 6-14, 1915 (AAMC 86), Detroit Mich., State Fair Aviation Meet, Sept. 6-14, 1915 (AAMC 86)Detroit Mich., State Fair Aviation Meet, Sept. 6-14, 1915 (AAMC 86). Cover with violet three-line cachet, Detroit Sept. 9 pmk., F-VF

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Milwaukee Wis., State Fair Grounds Aviation Meet, Sept. 13-17, 1915 (AAMC 87). Four cards and two covers, four diff. dates, generally Fine

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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 939, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversTuscon Az., Southern Arizona Fair Grounds Aviation Meet, Nov. 4-6 (AAMC 89), Tuscon Az., Southern Arizona Fair Grounds Aviation Meet, Nov. 4-6 (AAMC 89)Tuscon Az., Southern Arizona Fair Grounds Aviation Meet, Nov. 4-6 (AAMC 89). Three postal cards with diff. variety of cachet, one in black, one in violet, and one in black with bottom line curved, each with Nov. 5 pmk., Fine

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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 940, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversWest Branch Mich., Driving Park Aviation Meet, Oct. 5, 1916 (AAMC 91), West Branch Mich., Driving Park Aviation Meet, Oct. 5, 1916 (AAMC 91)West Branch Mich., Driving Park Aviation Meet, Oct. 5, 1916 (AAMC 91). Postal card with twice-struck violet West Branch Oct. 5 pmk., F-VF

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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 941, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversWest Branch Mich., Driving Park Aviation Meet, oct. 5, 1916 (AAMC 91a), West Branch Mich., Driving Park Aviation Meet, oct. 5, 1916 (AAMC 91a)West Branch Mich., Driving Park Aviation Meet, oct. 5, 1916 (AAMC 91a). Cover with twice-struck, West Branch, Oct. 5 "9161" for 1916, with 20c Parcel Post stamp and two 1c stamps tied, F-VF, this may be the first use of the 20c Parcel Post on a flown cover

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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 942, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversIthaca N.Y., Experimental Aeroplane Mail Flight, Oct. 13, 1916 (AAMC 93), Ithaca N.Y., Experimental Aeroplane Mail Flight, Oct. 13, 1916 (AAMC 93)Ithaca N.Y., Experimental Aeroplane Mail Flight, Oct. 13, 1916 (AAMC 93). Card with blue rectangular cachet, Ithica Oct. 16 pmk., a few minor flaws, o/w Fine, only six postcards are known

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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 943, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversIthaca N.Y., Experimental Aeroplane Mail Flight, Oct. 13, 1916 (AAMC 92), Ithaca N.Y., Experimental Aeroplane Mail Flight, Oct. 13, 1916 (AAMC 92)Ithaca N.Y., Experimental Aeroplane Mail Flight, Oct. 13, 1916 (AAMC 92). Cover with rectangular cachet, Ithica Oct. 16 pmk., stain & small faults, only a few are known

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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 944, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversChicago-New York, "New York Times" Aerial Post, Nov. 2, 1916 (AAMC 93), Chicago-New York, "New York Times" Aerial Post, Nov. 2, 1916 (AAMC 93)Chicago-New York, "New York Times" Aerial Post, Nov. 2, 1916 (AAMC 93). Cover with proper cachet, Chicago, Nov. pmk., F-VF

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Sale Number 761, Lot Number 945, Edward Lettick Collection of Pioneer Air Post CoversChicago-New York, "New York Times" Aerial Post, Nov. 2, 1916 (AAMC 93), Chicago-New York, "New York Times" Aerial Post, Nov. 2, 1916 (AAMC 93)Chicago-New York, "New York Times" Aerial Post, Nov. 2, 1916 (AAMC 93). Special N.Y. Times printed cachet card, with appropriate violet cachet, Chicago Nov 2 pmk., F-VF

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Flight Cover Balance. 21 covers or cards, AAMC cat. values to $300.00, includes five unlisted items not counted, mixed condition, Fine appearance

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