Sale 1068 — United States Stamps and Possessions

Sale Date — Wednesday-Thursday, 30 April-1 May, 2014

Category — Hawaii: 1894-98 Final Issue thru Back-of-Book

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1041
c
Sale 1068, Lot 1041, Hawaii: 1894-98 Final Issue thru Back-of-BookHAWAII, 1894, 2c Green Postal Card (UX9). Used in 1918 with U.S. 24c Carmine Rose & Blue, 1918 Air Post (C3), s.e. at right, tied by purple "Air Mail Service, Wash. N.Y. Phila., New York Jun. 5 2PM 1918" flight duplex datestamp ("New York" struck off card), flown south from New York to Philadelphia on June 6 with 4:00PM machine cancel applied after arrival, purple "Fee claimed at office of first address" two-line handstamp, backstamped New York Jun. 5 3:30PM and Philadelphia Jun. 6 2:30PM, light creases, still Very Fine, one of the most unusual souvenir flight cards we have seen with the 24c 1918 Air Post

E. 200-300
250