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Sale 1169 — The Dr. Paul M. Cere Collection of Semi-Official Air Posts of Canada

Sale Date — Tuesday, 14 November, 2017

Category — United Empire Loyalists

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
3676
nh
Sale Number 1169, Lot Number 3676, United Empire LoyalistsCANADA, 1918, Blue United Empire Loyalists Donation Stamp, CANADA, 1918, Blue United Empire Loyalists Donation StampCANADA, 1918, Blue United Empire Loyalists Donation Stamp. Mint N.H., well-centered, bright and fresh, horizontal crease at top, Very Fine appearance, these labels, inscribed "Lick the Stamp to Lick the Hun" were used to help in raising funds for the Canada Aviation Fund to help support a World War I pilot training school in Toronto, they are seldom encountered

E. 400-500
600
3677
nh
Sale Number 1169, Lot Number 3677, United Empire LoyalistsCANADA, 1918, Blue United Empire Loyalists Donation Stamp, CANADA, 1918, Blue United Empire Loyalists Donation StampCANADA, 1918, Blue United Empire Loyalists Donation Stamp. Mint N.H. horizontal pair, well-centered, fresh color and paper, horizontal crease at top, Very Fine appearance, one of only two recorded pairs of this rare label

E. 1,500-2,000
1,600
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3678
c
Sale Number 1169, Lot Number 3678, United Empire LoyalistsCANADA, 1918, Blue United Empire Loyalists Donation Stamp, CANADA, 1918, Blue United Empire Loyalists Donation StampCANADA, 1918, Blue United Empire Loyalists Donation Stamp. Used on back of 1921 cover from Herbert, Saskatchewan to Germany, light duplex tied 2c Indicia and 3c Brown (No. 108)

VERY FINE. A VERY RARE (IF NOT UNIQUE) EXAMPLE OF THE UNITED EMPIRE LOYALISTS LABEL ON COVER.

Ray Simrak notes this is the only such example he has seen on cover

E. 1,500-2,000
1,500
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