BARBADOS, 1935, 1p Black, Postage Due, Half Used as -1/2p on Cover (J2a var; D2a var).
Top left diagonal half with selvage at right with manuscript "-1/2d" in red,
tied across the cut by Barbados Jan. 30, 1935 double-circle datestamp on commercial window envelope originating in Montreal, Canada,
with 2c machine postage cancel, addressed to St. James in manuscript beside window, arrival backstamp, couple file folds not affecting bisect, Very Fine and especially rare with manuscript value, bisects were officially authorized for use from March 1934 to February 1935, with 2003 B.P.A. certificate, SG value
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