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TANGANYIKA 1918 envelope from the U.K. addressed to Lt Colin Trotter 2nd Kings Africa Rifles Mingoyo Hospital, Mingoyo. Two line PRESENT LOCATION / UNCERTAIN in violet. Red manuscript DECEASED. On the reverse blue boxed five line TO RETURNED LETTER OFFICE / MOUNT PLEASANT / From CROWN AGENTS for the COLONIES / ADDRESSEE DECEASED, - NEXT OF KIN / INFORMED OF CASUALTY A MOMBASA R.L.O c.d.s. is on the reverse AP 18 18
TANGANYIKA 1918 envelope from the U.K. addressed to Lt Colin Trotter 2nd Kings Africa Rifles Mingoyo Hospital, Mingoyo. Two line PRESENT LOCATION / UNCERTAIN in violet. Red manuscript DECEASED. On the reverse blue boxed five line TO RETURNED LETTER OFFICE / MOUNT PLEASANT / From CROWN AGENTS for the COLONIES / ADDRESSEE DECEASED, - NEXT OF KIN / INFORMED OF CASUALTY A MOMBASA R.L.O c.d.s. is on the reverse AP 18 18
TANGANYIKA

1918 envelope from the U.K. addressed to Lt Colin Trotter 2nd Kings Africa Rifles Mingoyo Hospital, Mingoyo. Two line 'PRESENT LOCATION / UNCERTAIN' in violet. Red manuscript 'DECEASED'. On the reverse blue boxed five line 'TO RETURNED LETTER OFFICE / MOUNT PLEASANT / From CROWN AGENTS for the COLONIES / ADDRESSEE DECEASED, - NEXT OF KIN / INFORMED OF CASUALTY' A 'MOMBASA R.L.O' c.d.s. is on the reverse 'AP 18 18'

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NORTHERN RHODESIA 1935 envelope from Leicester (24th September 1936 stamp washed off addressed to Lusaka Northern Rhodesia. Carried on the Imperial airways "Boadicea" The flight disappeared on a flight from London to Paris. The red crash cachet on the front applied in Paris. On the reverse Found Open and Officially closed in the Post Office seal tied LUSAKA c.d.s. 10 NOV 35 A scarce acceptance.
NORTHERN RHODESIA 1935 envelope from Leicester (24th September 1936 stamp washed off addressed to Lusaka Northern Rhodesia. Carried on the Imperial airways "Boadicea" The flight disappeared on a flight from London to Paris. The red crash cachet on the front applied in Paris. On the reverse Found Open and Officially closed in the Post Office seal tied LUSAKA c.d.s. 10 NOV 35 A scarce acceptance.
NORTHERN RHODESIA

1935 envelope from Leicester (24th September 1936' stamp washed off addressed to Lusaka Northern Rhodesia. Carried on the Imperial airways "Boadicea" The flight disappeared on a flight from London to Paris. The red crash cachet on the front applied in Paris. On the reverse 'Found Open and Officially closed in the Post Office' seal tied 'LUSAKA' c.d.s. '10 NOV 35' A scarce acceptance.

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SOUTH AFRICA 1925 postcard from Trowbridge to Port Elizabeth  Boxed bi-lingual DAMAGED BY FIRE cachet in violet. On 18th May the European Mail train arrived at Kruidfontein Station where a mail truck was found to be on fire. The contents of the truck were returned to Cape Town CAPE TOWN" cancellation applied 3 JUN 25
SOUTH AFRICA

1925 postcard from Trowbridge to Port Elizabeth Boxed bi-lingual 'DAMAGED BY FIRE' cachet in violet. On 18th May the European Mail train arrived at Kruidfontein Station where a mail truck was found to be on fire. The contents of the truck were returned to Cape Town 'CAPE TOWN" cancellation applied '3 JUN 25'

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MALTA 1912 postcard from Christiania Norway addressed to Malta with receiving cancellation on the front MY 14 12 Boxed bilingual Postage Stamp Lost in Transit struck in black.
MALTA

1912 postcard from Christiania Norway addressed to Malta with receiving cancellation on the front 'MY 14 12' Boxed bilingual 'Postage Stamp Lost in Transit' struck in black.

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MALTA 1910 postcard from Sliema to Camberley Surrey on arrival manuscript Not Known and boxed Not to be found/J.65 in black. returned to Malta boxed Not Found in violet and RETd LETTER BRANCH / G.P.O. MALTA c.d.s. JA 15 10
MALTA

1910 postcard from Sliema to Camberley Surrey on arrival manuscript 'Not Known' and boxed 'Not to be found/J.65' in black. returned to Malta boxed 'Not Found' in violet and 'RETd LETTER BRANCH / G.P.O. MALTA' c.d.s. 'JA 15 10'

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ANTIGUA 1942 censored envelope to New York redirected franked 1d & 1/- adhesives tied ST JOHNS c.d.s OPENED BY EXAMINER / IB/112 seal Three line SUPPOSED TO CONTAIN MATTER / SUBJECT TO THE PROVISIONS OF / EXECUTIVE ORDER 8389 AS AMENDED struck in violet.
ANTIGUA

1942 censored envelope to New York redirected franked 1d & 1/- adhesives tied 'ST JOHNS' c.d.s 'OPENED BY EXAMINER / IB/112' seal Three line 'SUPPOSED TO CONTAIN MATTER / SUBJECT TO THE PROVISIONS OF / EXECUTIVE ORDER 8389 AS AMENDED' struck in violet.

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GAMBIA 1979 airletter from Lagos Nigeria to Banjul with boxed RETURN TO SENDER and NOT KNOWN / INCONNU cachets both struck in black BANJULc.d.s. on the reverse AP 17 79
GAMBIA

1979 airletter from Lagos Nigeria to Banjul with boxed 'RETURN TO SENDER' and 'NOT KNOWN / INCONNU' cachets both struck in black 'BANJUL'c.d.s. on the reverse 'AP 17 79'

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TRINIDAD 1914 local envelope franked 1/4d TRINIDAD RED CROSS SOCIETY label tied PORT OF SPAIN c.d.s. SP 18 14 Straight line UNCLAIMED in black. Redeiving cancellation on the front.
TRINIDAD

1914 local envelope franked 1/4d 'TRINIDAD RED CROSS SOCIETY' label tied 'PORT OF SPAIN' c.d.s. 'SP 18 14' Straight line 'UNCLAIMED' in black. Redeiving cancellation on the front.

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BAHAMAS 1944 censored envelope addressed to Newfoundland franked 3 x 1 1/2d adhesives and a single 1d tied NASSAU c.d.s. 20 OC 44 A further 2 1/2d adhesive applied paying the boxed Deficient postage cachet, partly overstruck  by OPENED BY EXAMINER / IG/8674 seal.
BAHAMAS

1944 censored envelope addressed to Newfoundland franked 3 x 1 1/2d adhesives and a single 1d tied 'NASSAU' c.d.s. '20 OC 44' A further 2 1/2d adhesive applied paying the boxed Deficient postage cachet, partly overstruck by 'OPENED BY EXAMINER / IG/8674' seal.

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SIERRA LEONE 1889 10pf German stationery card with message from Halle addressed to a passenger on board a ship at Freetown FREETOWN c.d.s. FE 8 8 89 Boxed Non Reclame/Not called for struck in violet. Redirected to Zanzibar with cancellation on the front. Finally returned to Germany as the card could not be delivered.
SIERRA LEONE

1889 10pf German stationery card with message from Halle addressed to a passenger on board a ship at Freetown 'FREETOWN' c.d.s. 'FE 8 8 89' Boxed 'Non Reclame/Not called for' struck in violet. Redirected to Zanzibar with cancellation on the front. Finally returned to Germany as the card could not be delivered.

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BERMUDA 1910 2c stationery envelope addressed to Bermuda on arrival oval POSTAGE DUE/ 1 1/2d applied struck in black for the U.S. charge. Numerous markings on the front including manuscript Not Bermuda Envelope returned to New York. On the reverse  horizontal pair 3c postage dues applied. The Bermuda charge marking of 1 1/2d is scarce.
BERMUDA 1910 2c stationery envelope addressed to Bermuda on arrival oval POSTAGE DUE/ 1 1/2d applied struck in black for the U.S. charge. Numerous markings on the front including manuscript Not Bermuda Envelope returned to New York. On the reverse  horizontal pair 3c postage dues applied. The Bermuda charge marking of 1 1/2d is scarce.
BERMUDA

1910 2c stationery envelope addressed to Bermuda on arrival oval 'POSTAGE DUE/ 1 1/2d' applied struck in black for the U.S. charge. Numerous markings on the front including manuscript 'Not Bermuda' Envelope returned to New York. On the reverse horizontal pair 3c postage dues applied. The Bermuda charge marking of 1 1/2d is scarce.

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TANGANYIKA 1916 envelope addressed to an officer in the 2nd African Horse Expeditionery Force East Africa. On the reverse is a boxed RETURNED TO POST OFFICE/BY MILITARY AUTHORITIES/AS UNDELIVERABLE and a violet Returned from German east Africa. Undelivered A rare cachet.
TANGANYIKA 1916 envelope addressed to an officer in the 2nd African Horse Expeditionery Force East Africa. On the reverse is a boxed RETURNED TO POST OFFICE/BY MILITARY AUTHORITIES/AS UNDELIVERABLE and a violet Returned from German east Africa. Undelivered A rare cachet.
TANGANYIKA

1916 envelope addressed to an officer in the 2nd African Horse Expeditionery Force East Africa. On the reverse is a boxed 'RETURNED TO POST OFFICE/BY MILITARY AUTHORITIES/AS UNDELIVERABLE' and a violet 'Returned from German east Africa. Undelivered' A rare cachet.

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TRINIDAD 1902 1d stationery card with message addressed to Sierra Leone Village Maraval cancelled PORT OF SPAIN c.d.s. MR 11 1902 receiving cancellation on the same day on the front. Straight line UNCLAIMED on the front in black.
TRINIDAD

1902 1d stationery card with message addressed to Sierra Leone Village Maraval cancelled 'PORT OF SPAIN' c.d.s. 'MR 11 1902' receiving cancellation on the same day on the front. Straight line 'UNCLAIMED' on the front in black.

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TRINIDAD 1944 censored registered airmail envelope addressed to Cairns Australia franked horizontal strip of three 24c and a single 2c adhesive tied SAN FERNANDO c.d.s. 28 NOV 44 IC TRI struck in red circle N.Y. AIR/STEAMER/ONWARD struck in violet NY erased C.Z. inserted routed via Canal Zone. Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.
TRINIDAD

1944 censored registered airmail envelope addressed to Cairns Australia franked horizontal strip of three 24c and a single 2c adhesive tied 'SAN FERNANDO' c.d.s. '28 NOV 44' 'IC TRI' struck in red circle 'N.Y. AIR/STEAMER/ONWARD' struck in violet 'NY' erased 'C.Z.' inserted routed via Canal Zone. Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.

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TRINIDAD 1945 registered taxed envelope addressed to Bristol franked 3c & 2c adhesives tied G.P.O. PORT OF SPAIN c.d.s. JY 12 45 Scarce two line CLEARED FROM/LETTER BOX G.P.O. struck in violet. Manuscript taxe marking at top left, charge does not appear to have been collected.
TRINIDAD

1945 registered taxed envelope addressed to Bristol franked 3c & 2c adhesives tied G.P.O. PORT OF SPAIN' c.d.s. 'JY 12 45' Scarce two line 'CLEARED FROM/LETTER BOX G.P.O.' struck in violet. Manuscript taxe marking at top left, charge does not appear to have been collected.

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TRINIDAD 1934 local envelope from the Official Receiver franked 1d adhesive tied PORT OF SPAIN c.d.s. AP 20 34 Held for 6 days straight line UNCLAIMED in black and manuscript Return to Sender
TRINIDAD

1934 local envelope from the Official Receiver franked 1d adhesive tied 'PORT OF SPAIN' c.d.s. 'AP 20 34' Held for 6 days straight line 'UNCLAIMED' in black and manuscript 'Return to Sender'

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NIGERIA 1920 2d registered stationery envelope (Size G) addressed to Chicago franked 6d & 1d adhesive tied oval REGISTERED LAGOS SOUTHERN NIGERIA d/s 22 JA 20 Straight line LATE FEE struck in back. additional horizontal pair 1d adhesive applied paying the fee.
NIGERIA

1920 2d registered stationery envelope (Size G) addressed to Chicago franked 6d & 1d adhesive tied oval 'REGISTERED LAGOS SOUTHERN NIGERIA' d/s '22 JA 20' Straight line 'LATE FEE' struck in back. additional horizontal pair 1d adhesive applied paying the fee.

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GAMBIA 1937 envelope to Kent franked 1 1/2d & 1d Coronation pair tied BATHURST c.d.s. 12 MY 37 A fine strike of the boxed INSUFFICIENTLY PREPAID/ FOR AIR MAIL TRANSMISSION on the front in black applied in Bathurst.
GAMBIA

1937 envelope to Kent franked 1 1/2d & 1d 'Coronation' pair tied 'BATHURST' c.d.s. '12 MY 37' A fine strike of the boxed 'INSUFFICIENTLY PREPAID/ FOR AIR MAIL TRANSMISSION' on the front in black applied in Bathurst.

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GRENADA 1897 envelope to London franked 1d & 2d adhesives tied "ST GEORGES" c.d.s. JY 8 97. Straight line "LATE FEE" struck in black. 2d adhesive applied paying the charge.
GRENADA

1897 envelope to London franked 1d & 2d adhesives tied "ST GEORGES" c.d.s. 'JY 8 97'. Straight line "LATE FEE" struck in black. 2d adhesive applied paying the charge.

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BARBADOS 1938 3d registered stationery envelope (Size H2) addressed to Chicago uprated 1d & 2 1/2d adhesives tied BARBADOS REGISTRATION G.P.O. c.d.s. SE 2  Straight line TOO-LATE struck in black on the front.
BARBADOS

1938 3d registered stationery envelope (Size H2) addressed to Chicago uprated 1d & 2 1/2d adhesives tied 'BARBADOS REGISTRATION G.P.O.' c.d.s. 'SE 2 Straight line 'TOO-LATE' struck in black on the front.

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SOUTH WEST AFRICA 1916 registered censored envelope to Swakopumund returned to Keetmanshoop with red manuscript "Left for Germany"; franked 2 x 1d and a vertical pair of 2d adhesives tied "KEETMANSHOOP" c.d.s. 4 MAR 1916.
SOUTH WEST AFRICA 1916 registered censored envelope to Swakopumund returned to Keetmanshoop with red manuscript "Left for Germany"; franked 2 x 1d and a vertical pair of 2d adhesives tied "KEETMANSHOOP" c.d.s. 4 MAR 1916.
SOUTH WEST AFRICA

1916 registered censored envelope to Swakopumund returned to Keetmanshoop with red manuscript "Left for Germany"; franked 2 x 1d and a vertical pair of 2d adhesives tied "KEETMANSHOOP" c.d.s. '4 MAR 1916'.

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SOUTH AUSTRALIA 1863 local envelope franked 2d adhesive tied G.P.O. ADELAIDE c.d.s. JA 10 63 A further strike on the front. Straight line TOO LATE struck in black.
SOUTH AUSTRALIA

1863 local envelope franked 2d adhesive tied 'G.P.O. ADELAIDE' c.d.s. 'JA 10 63' A further strike on the front. Straight line 'TOO LATE' struck in black.

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ST VINCENT 1898 German 5pf stationery card addressed to St Vincent, originally sent to Cape Verde Islands via Lisbon and re-directed to St Vincent, West Indies where boxed "Inconnu/Not Known" applied in violet; "KINGSTON" c.d.s. JA 12 98 on the front. Finally returned to Germany.
ST VINCENT

1898 German 5pf stationery card addressed to St Vincent, originally sent to Cape Verde Islands via Lisbon and re-directed to St Vincent, West Indies where boxed "Inconnu/Not Known" applied in violet; "KINGSTON" c.d.s. 'JA 12 98' on the front. Finally returned to Germany.

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JAMAICA 1877 Formula d stationery card with message on the reverse locally used. "JAMAICA HALFPENNY PAID" c.d.s. 18 OC 77 struck in red with "UNCLAIMED" also in red. "ADVERTISED" and octagonal "RETURNED LETTER BRANCH" dated cachet.
JAMAICA

1877 Formula d stationery card with message on the reverse locally used. "JAMAICA HALFPENNY PAID" c.d.s. '18 OC 77' struck in red with "UNCLAIMED" also in red. "ADVERTISED" and octagonal "RETURNED LETTER BRANCH" dated cachet.

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JAMAICA 1899 local envelope franked 1d tied "KINGSTON" c.d.s. OC 16 99. Alongside is the framed "ADVERTISED" and "RETURNED LETTER BRANCH" dated cachet both in black; "UNCLAIMED" struck in orange.
JAMAICA

1899 local envelope franked 1d tied "KINGSTON" c.d.s. 'OC 16 99'. Alongside is the framed "ADVERTISED" and "RETURNED LETTER BRANCH" dated cachet both in black; "UNCLAIMED" struck in orange.

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SIERRA LEONE 1952 envelope addressed to the U.S.A. franked 6d adhesive tied by an unclear FREETOWN c.d.s. 2 DE 52 On the front straight line INSUFFICENTLY PREPAID FOR AIR MAIL struck in black
SIERRA LEONE

1952 envelope addressed to the U.S.A. franked 6d adhesive tied by an unclear 'FREETOWN' c.d.s. '2 DE 52' On the front straight line 'INSUFFICENTLY PREPAID FOR AIR MAIL' struck in black

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GOLD COAST 1923 taxed registered envelope Pr T.M.S. "Aba" addressed to London redirected to Barnet. Franked horizontal strip of three 1d adhesives tied SALTPOND c.d.s. JU 23 23 Manuscript Posted Out Of Course initialed. On arrival at the redirected destination 1d & 2d postage dues applied paying the inland section charge, tied WHETSTONE c.d.s.
GOLD COAST

1923 taxed registered envelope 'Pr T.M.S. "Aba"' addressed to London redirected to Barnet. Franked horizontal strip of three 1d adhesives tied 'SALTPOND' c.d.s. 'JU 23 23' Manuscript 'Posted Out Of Course' initialed. On arrival at the redirected destination 1d & 2d postage dues applied paying the inland section charge, tied 'WHETSTONE' c.d.s.

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BRITISH SOLOMON ISLANDS 1930 envelope addressed to the Solomon Islands redirected to the U.K. Franked horizontal pair 1/2d Australian adhesives tied TULAGI c.d.s. 31 JE 30 Manuscript Not known Tulagi in blue pencil.
BRITISH SOLOMON ISLANDS

1930 envelope addressed to the Solomon Islands redirected to the U.K. Franked horizontal pair 1/2d Australian adhesives tied 'TULAGI' c.d.s. '31 JE 30' Manuscript 'Not known Tulagi' in blue pencil.

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ST KITTS 1940 censored envelope from Oakland California to St Kitts. Censored on arrival. Straight line RETURN TO SENDER struck in violet The earliest recorded date for this instructional marking.
ST KITTS

1940 censored envelope from Oakland California to St Kitts. Censored on arrival. Straight line 'RETURN TO SENDER' struck in violet The earliest recorded date for this instructional marking.

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SWITZERLAND/MALTA 1936 envelope from Murren to Malta. On arrival in Valletta boxed French/English "POSTAGE STAMP LOST/IN TRANSIT" applied. "VALLETTA" c.d.s. SP 1 36 on reverse.
SWITZERLAND/MALTA

1936 envelope from Murren to Malta. On arrival in Valletta boxed French/English "POSTAGE STAMP LOST/IN TRANSIT" applied. "VALLETTA" c.d.s. 'SP 1 36' on reverse.

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MALTA 1888 envelope to London franked 2d adhesive tied "MALTA A26" duplex NO 12 88 with an additional 2 x 1d adhesives paying the Late Fee; straight-line "PAID LATE FEE" struck in violet.
MALTA

1888 envelope to London franked 2d adhesive tied "MALTA A26" duplex 'NO 12 88' with an additional 2 x 1d adhesives paying the 'Late Fee'; straight-line "PAID LATE FEE" struck in violet.

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MAURITIUS 1898 8c registered stationery envelope to Bombay Per S.S. Fultala via Colombo cancelled "MAURITIUS" c.d.s. JA 12 98. Oval "REGISTERED MAURITIUS" d/s. "TOO-LATE" struck in black, black oval with 2920 in blue pencil applied by the Sea Post Office P.O. in Bombay.
MAURITIUS

1898 8c registered stationery envelope to Bombay 'Per S.S. Fultala via Colombo' cancelled "MAURITIUS" c.d.s. 'JA 12 98'. Oval "REGISTERED MAURITIUS" d/s. "TOO-LATE" struck in black, black oval with '2920' in blue pencil applied by the Sea Post Office P.O. in Bombay.

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BAHAMAS 1912 postcard addressed to the U.S.A. 1d adhesive tied NASSAU c.d.s. 21 MAY 12 Two line POSTAGE FROM UNITED STATES/ TO BAHAMAS IS 5c PER oz struck in violet.
BAHAMAS

1912 postcard addressed to the U.S.A. 1d adhesive tied 'NASSAU' c.d.s. '21 MAY 12' Two line 'POSTAGE FROM UNITED STATES/ TO BAHAMAS IS 5c PER oz' struck in violet.

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TRINIDAD 1917 local envelope franked 2 x d adhesives, one ovpt "WAR TAX", tied "PORT OF SPAIN" c.d.s. JU 20 17. On the front straight-line "UNCLAIMED" struck in black.
TRINIDAD

1917 local envelope franked 2 x d adhesives, one ovpt "WAR TAX", tied "PORT OF SPAIN" c.d.s. 'JU 20 17'. On the front straight-line "UNCLAIMED" struck in black.

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FIJI 1929 envelope to Czechoslovakia franked 1d & 2d adhesives tied "GENERAL POST OFFICE" c.d.s. 29 AU 29. Very rare black/white "FIJI/G crown R/FOUND OPEN/OFFICIALLY CLOSED" seal cancelled "GENERAL POST OFFICE FIJI" c.d.s.
FIJI

1929 envelope to Czechoslovakia franked 1d & 2d adhesives tied "GENERAL POST OFFICE" c.d.s. '29 AU 29'. Very rare black/white "FIJI/G crown R/FOUND OPEN/OFFICIALLY CLOSED" seal cancelled "GENERAL POST OFFICE FIJI" c.d.s.

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ASCENSION 1944 censored cover to the U.S.A. Via Miami From a Corporal in the 1st Composite Sqdn. Franked U.S. 6c adhesive tied A.P.O. 877 d/s JAn 20 1944 With enclosed note After receipt of this notice do not address any further correspond-ence or mail to me at APO 777, c/o PM, Miami, Florida Boxed censor cachet 13011 initialed. Corner damage at top right on opening.
ASCENSION

1944 censored cover to the U.S.A. 'Via Miami' From a Corporal in the 1st Composite Sqdn. Franked U.S. 6c adhesive tied 'A.P.O. 877' d/s 'JAn 20 1944' With enclosed note 'After receipt of this notice do not address any further correspond-ence or mail to me at APO 777, c/o PM, Miami, Florida' Boxed censor cachet '13011' initialed. Corner damage at top right on opening.

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GRENADA 1948 internal envelope franked 1 1/2d Silver Wedding adhesive. On the front is a G.P.O. GRENADA c.d.s. 16 DE 48 Scarce boxed Insufficiently addressed cachet struck in black. Commercial usage from Grenada Co-Operative Nutmeg Association
GRENADA

1948 internal envelope franked 1 1/2d Silver Wedding adhesive. On the front is a 'G.P.O. GRENADA' c.d.s. '16 DE 48' Scarce boxed 'Insufficiently addressed' cachet struck in black. Commercial usage from Grenada Co-Operative Nutmeg Association'

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GRENADA 1918 envelope from Exeter. On the front is a fine strike of the boxed SECOND POSTMAN handstamp in violet. Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
GRENADA

1918 envelope from Exeter. On the front is a fine strike of the boxed 'SECOND POSTMAN' handstamp in violet. Receiving cancellation on the reverse.

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SOUTH WEST AFRICA 1954 taxed airmail envelope addressed to London. Franked 1/- adhesive tied WALVIS BAY c.d.s. 15 1 54 Boxed bilingual INSUFFICIENTLY PREPAID struck in violet which has been crossed out. On arrival vertical pair 3d postage dues applied tied LONDON cancellation.
SOUTH WEST AFRICA

1954 taxed airmail envelope addressed to London. Franked 1/- adhesive tied 'WALVIS BAY' c.d.s. '15 1 54' Boxed bilingual 'INSUFFICIENTLY PREPAID' struck in violet which has been crossed out. On arrival vertical pair 3d postage dues applied tied 'LONDON' cancellation.

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MONTSERRAT 1944 registered multi censored envelope addressed to Australia. Franked 1 1/2d & 6d adhesives tied "G.P.O. MONTSERRAT" c.d.s. DE 19 44 "OPENED BY EXAMINER AA/85" seal on the reverse letters and number in pencil. On the front manuscript Received with cover torn initialed.
MONTSERRAT 1944 registered multi censored envelope addressed to Australia. Franked 1 1/2d & 6d adhesives tied "G.P.O. MONTSERRAT" c.d.s. DE 19 44 "OPENED BY EXAMINER AA/85" seal on the reverse letters and number in pencil. On the front manuscript Received with cover torn initialed.
MONTSERRAT

1944 registered multi censored envelope addressed to Australia. Franked 1 1/2d & 6d adhesives tied "G.P.O. MONTSERRAT" c.d.s. 'DE 19 44' "OPENED BY EXAMINER AA/85" seal on the reverse letters and number in pencil. On the front manuscript 'Received with cover torn initialed.

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WESTERN AUSTRALIA 1898 stampless local "O.H.M.S." envelope from The Land Titles Office cancelled "REGISTERED/PERTH W.A." datestamp. A variety of instructional markings on the back and the front including "UNKNOWN ON/No........WALK" in violet and Dead Letter OFfice cachets in red.
WESTERN AUSTRALIA

1898 stampless local "O.H.M.S." envelope from 'The Land Titles Office' cancelled "REGISTERED/PERTH W.A." datestamp. A variety of instructional markings on the back and the front including "UNKNOWN ON/No........WALK" in violet and Dead Letter OFfice cachets in red.

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ST HELENA 1926 envelope South Atlantic and Indian Oceans Expedition/Schooner Blossom of Cleveland, Ohio from a sailor on board the schooner addressed to Italy, multi re-directed. Franked 4d & 1d Badge adhesives tied "ST HELENA" c.d.s. AP 25 26. "G crown R/Found open/or damaged/and/officially/secured" label applied in transit through London.
ST HELENA

1926 envelope 'South Atlantic and Indian Oceans Expedition/Schooner Blossom of Cleveland, Ohio' from a sailor on board the schooner addressed to Italy, multi re-directed. Franked 4d & 1d 'Badge' adhesives tied "ST HELENA" c.d.s. 'AP 25 26'. "G crown R/Found open/or damaged/and/officially/secured" label applied in transit through London.

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BRITISH HONDURAS 1934 envelope to Canada franked 3c adhesive tied "NEW ORLEANS" machine d/s in transit "PAGUEBOT" struck in purple below. White sealing label at left. On the reverse two-line initialed Received damaged at/MONTREAL bi-lingual cachet.
BRITISH HONDURAS 1934 envelope to Canada franked 3c adhesive tied "NEW ORLEANS" machine d/s in transit "PAGUEBOT" struck in purple below. White sealing label at left. On the reverse two-line initialed Received damaged at/MONTREAL bi-lingual cachet.
BRITISH HONDURAS

1934 envelope to Canada franked 3c adhesive tied "NEW ORLEANS" machine d/s in transit "PAGUEBOT" struck in purple below. White sealing label at left. On the reverse two-line initialed 'Received damaged at/MONTREAL' bi-lingual cachet.

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BARBADOS 1952 2c stationery postcard with printed message (Colonial Advertising Co) addressed to Trinidad. On the front is a boxed "Missent to Grenada B.W.I." struck in back. On the reverse "GRENADA" c.d.s.
BARBADOS

1952 2c stationery postcard with printed message (Colonial Advertising Co) addressed to Trinidad. On the front is a boxed "Missent to Grenada B.W.I." struck in back. On the reverse "GRENADA" c.d.s.

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SOUTHERN NIGERIA 1918 registered envelope addressed to Manchester. Franked horizontal strip of the 6d 1/2d and 4 x 1d adhesives tied "LAGOS REGISTERED" d/s JL 30 18 Fine straight line "LATE FEE" struck on the front in black. the far left example of the 1/2d adhesive is damaged bottom left corner.
SOUTHERN NIGERIA

1918 registered envelope addressed to Manchester. Franked horizontal strip of the 6d 1/2d and 4 x 1d adhesives tied "LAGOS REGISTERED" d/s 'JL 30 18' Fine straight line "LATE FEE" struck on the front in black. the far left example of the 1/2d adhesive is damaged bottom left corner.

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JAMAICA 1877 local Formula stationery postcard, with message, cancelled "JAMAICA HALFPENNY" c.d.s. overstamped "KINGSTON" c.d.s. JY 21 77. Octagonal "RETURNED LETTER BRANCH JAMAICA" d/s on the obverse. Manuscript CANNOT BE FOUND, red "UNCLAIMED" and diamond "ADVERTISED".
JAMAICA

1877 local Formula stationery postcard, with message, cancelled "JAMAICA HALFPENNY" c.d.s. overstamped "KINGSTON" c.d.s. 'JY 21 77'. Octagonal "RETURNED LETTER BRANCH JAMAICA" d/s on the obverse. Manuscript 'CANNOT BE FOUND', red "UNCLAIMED" and diamond "ADVERTISED".

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WESTERN AUSTRALIA 1919 registered OHMS cover from Office of Titles franked 5d adhesive perfin OS tied "REGISTERED PERTH" c.d.s. 26 NOV 09. A variety of instructional markings.
WESTERN AUSTRALIA

1919 registered OHMS cover from 'Office of Titles' franked 5d adhesive perfin 'OS' tied "REGISTERED PERTH" c.d.s. '26 NOV 09'. A variety of instructional markings.

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SOUTH AFRICA 1940 censored short paid envelope Holland 1/- tied "PRETORIA" slogan d/s 26 FEB 40. On the reverse, blue/black "POSTAL CENSORSHIP NOTE (G.P.-S.5056 - 1939 - 3000) stating that Pages one & two are missing from the enclosure.
SOUTH AFRICA 1940 censored short paid envelope Holland 1/- tied "PRETORIA" slogan d/s 26 FEB 40. On the reverse, blue/black "POSTAL CENSORSHIP NOTE (G.P.-S.5056 - 1939 - 3000) stating that Pages one & two are missing from the enclosure.
SOUTH AFRICA

1940 censored short paid envelope Holland 1/- tied "PRETORIA" slogan d/s '26 FEB 40'. On the reverse, blue/black "POSTAL CENSORSHIP NOTE (G.P.-S.5056 - 1939 - 3000) stating that Pages one & two are missing from the enclosure.

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JAMAICA 1895 1/2d internal stationery postcard with printed message. Cancelled "KINGSTON" c.d.s. SP 9 95 "UP PARK CAMP" receiving squared circle d/s Half moon "TOO LATE" struck in black.
JAMAICA

1895 1/2d internal stationery postcard with printed message. Cancelled "KINGSTON" c.d.s. 'SP 9 95' "UP PARK CAMP" receiving squared circle d/s Half moon "TOO LATE" struck in black.

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TRINIDAD & TOBAGO 1942 censored envelope from Knoxville to Trinidad. Black UNCLAIMED & violet RETOUR on the obverse. On the reverse, violet two-line NOT CALLED FOR/NON RECLAME and "RETURNED LETTER BRANCH TRINIDAD" c.d.s. struck in red.
TRINIDAD & TOBAGO 1942 censored envelope from Knoxville to Trinidad. Black UNCLAIMED & violet RETOUR on the obverse. On the reverse, violet two-line NOT CALLED FOR/NON RECLAME and "RETURNED LETTER BRANCH TRINIDAD" c.d.s. struck in red.
TRINIDAD & TOBAGO

1942 censored envelope from Knoxville to Trinidad. Black 'UNCLAIMED' & violet 'RETOUR' on the obverse. On the reverse, violet two-line 'NOT CALLED FOR/NON RECLAME' and "RETURNED LETTER BRANCH TRINIDAD" c.d.s. struck in red.

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