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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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NATAL 1903 postcard from Scotland addressed to Durban. Straight line INSUFFICIENTLY ADDRESSED in black partly overstamped RETURNED LETTER OFFICE NATAL c.d.s. SP 30 1903 Many postmans signatures on the front
NATAL

1903 postcard from Scotland addressed to Durban. Straight line 'INSUFFICIENTLY ADDRESSED' in black partly overstamped 'RETURNED LETTER OFFICE NATAL' c.d.s. 'SP 30 1903' Many postmans signatures on the front

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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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NORTHERN RHODESIA 1943 envelope addressed to India. Franked 2d adhesive tied KASAMA c.d.s. On the front printed label "The export of Postage and Revenue Stamps and all covers 9 i.e. used envelopes) to countries falling within the scope of censorship, is prohibited. Your letter containing stamps is herewith returned"
NORTHERN RHODESIA

1943 envelope addressed to India. Franked 2d adhesive tied 'KASAMA' c.d.s. On the front printed label "The export of Postage and Revenue Stamps and all covers 9 i.e. used envelopes) to countries falling within the scope of censorship, is prohibited. Your letter containing stamps is herewith returned"

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SUDAN 1954 envelope addressed to the U.S.A. 3pt & 6pt adhesives tied WAU c.d.s. 15 DEC 54 On the front boxed INSUFFICIENTLY PAID FOR/ DESPATCH BY AIR
SUDAN

1954 envelope addressed to the U.S.A. 3pt & 6pt adhesives tied 'WAU' c.d.s. '15 DEC 54' On the front boxed 'INSUFFICIENTLY PAID FOR/ DESPATCH BY AIR'

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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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BRITISH GUIANA 1933 air mail envelope franked 2 x 2c, 3 x 4c and single 6c & 18c adhesives tied "AIR MAIL G.P.O./BRITISH GUIANA" c.d.s. 11 AP 33. Straight-line "LATE FEE" (2c adhesive applied paying fee). Addressed to Canada.
BRITISH GUIANA

1933 air mail envelope franked 2 x 2c, 3 x 4c and single 6c & 18c adhesives tied "AIR MAIL G.P.O./BRITISH GUIANA" c.d.s. '11 AP 33'. Straight-line "LATE FEE" (2c adhesive applied paying fee). Addressed to Canada.

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SUDAN 1931 taxed envelope to an officer in the South Staffordshire Regiment. On arrival vertical pair 4pi postage dues applied paying the charge, tied KHARTOUM c.d.s. 23 DEC 31 Redirected to Wau. Manuscript marking saying the charge has been paid.
SUDAN

1931 taxed envelope to an officer in the South Staffordshire Regiment. On arrival vertical pair 4pi postage dues applied paying the charge, tied 'KHARTOUM' c.d.s. '23 DEC 31' Redirected to Wau. Manuscript marking saying the charge has been paid.

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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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AUSTRALIA 1918 underpaid envelope to the U.S.A. franked 1d adhesive tied "SYDNEY" machine d/s JE 24 1918. Boxed "Please advise your/correspondent that/the postage rate/from Australia to/U.S.A. is 2d per each  oz" struck in violet. U.S. charge markings on the front.
AUSTRALIA

1918 underpaid envelope to the U.S.A. franked 1d adhesive tied "SYDNEY" machine d/s 'JE 24 1918'. Boxed "Please advise your/correspondent that/the postage rate/from Australia to/U.S.A. is 2d per each oz" struck in violet. U.S. charge markings on the front.

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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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NEW ZEALAND 1905 postcard addressed to the U.K. Franked 1d Universal adhesive tied "NELSON" c.d.s. 28 OC 05 Boxed "TOO LATE" applied in red.
NEW ZEALAND

1905 postcard addressed to the U.K. Franked 1d 'Universal' adhesive tied "NELSON" c.d.s. '28 OC 05' Boxed "TOO LATE" applied in red.

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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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FIJI 1941 envelope from Texas addressed to Suva. On arrival three separate strikes of the scarce "UNCLAIMED" struck in black on the front, a further strike on the reverse with "SUVA" c.d.s. Finger type "RETURN/TO WRITER/D L BR" struck in violet on the front.
FIJI

1941 envelope from Texas addressed to Suva. On arrival three separate strikes of the scarce "UNCLAIMED" struck in black on the front, a further strike on the reverse with "SUVA" c.d.s. Finger type "RETURN/TO WRITER/D L BR" struck in violet on the front.

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BERMUDA 1937 underpaid up-rated U.S. 1c stationery card, with message, from Arlington, New Jersey, to Devonshire, Bermuda with strikes of the "REFUSED" handstamp in violet. "1d" charge marking in black applied for the violet New York charge.
BERMUDA

1937 underpaid up-rated U.S. 1c stationery card, with message, from Arlington, New Jersey, to Devonshire, Bermuda with strikes of the "REFUSED" handstamp in violet. "1d" charge marking in black applied for the violet New York charge.

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PAPUA 1949 registered envelope from Spandau Berlin addressed to Port Moresby. Violet "UNCLAIMED PORT MORESBY", initialed below BC. On reverse violet "RETURN TO SENDER", also initialed. Red "RETOUR" struck on the obverse "DEAD LETTER OFFICE SYDNEY" c.d.s. in red on the reverse. Scarce instructional markings.
PAPUA 1949 registered envelope from Spandau Berlin addressed to Port Moresby. Violet "UNCLAIMED PORT MORESBY", initialed below BC. On reverse violet "RETURN TO SENDER", also initialed. Red "RETOUR" struck on the obverse "DEAD LETTER OFFICE SYDNEY" c.d.s. in red on the reverse. Scarce instructional markings.
PAPUA

1949 registered envelope from Spandau Berlin addressed to Port Moresby. Violet "UNCLAIMED PORT MORESBY", initialed below 'BC'. On reverse violet "RETURN TO SENDER", also initialed. Red "RETOUR" struck on the obverse "DEAD LETTER OFFICE SYDNEY" c.d.s. in red on the reverse. Scarce instructional markings.

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BRITISH HONDURAS 1917 envelope to New York franked vertical strip of three x 1c adhesives tied "BELIZE" c.d.s. AP 13 17 with fine strike straight-line "TOO LATE" in black.
BRITISH HONDURAS

1917 envelope to New York franked vertical strip of three x 1c adhesives tied "BELIZE" c.d.s. 'AP 13 17' with fine strike straight-line "TOO LATE" in black.

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MALTA 1909 2d registered stationery envelope (Size G) addressed to Liverpool. Franked 1d adhesive tied "VALLETTA" c.d.s. 30 MR 09 On the front straight line "POSTED OUT OF COURSE" struck in black.
MALTA

1909 2d registered stationery envelope (Size G) addressed to Liverpool. Franked 1d adhesive tied "VALLETTA" c.d.s. '30 MR 09' On the front straight line "POSTED OUT OF COURSE" struck in black.

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KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA 1935 airmail envelope franked 5c & 65c adhesives tied "DAR ES SALAAM" c.d.s. 18 AU 1935. Addressed to the USA. "DAMAGED/EN TRANSIT" two-line cachet applied in transit.
KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA

1935 airmail envelope franked 5c & 65c adhesives tied "DAR ES SALAAM" c.d.s. '18 AU 1935'. Addressed to the USA. "DAMAGED/EN TRANSIT" two-line cachet applied in transit.

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NIGERIA 1936 envelope to Niger Colony franked 2d & 1d (damaged corner) tied "LAGOS" c.d.s. 26 SE 36. Boxed "MISSENT TO" with JOS inserted in manuscript. Transit and receiving c.d.s. on the reverse.
NIGERIA

1936 envelope to Niger Colony franked 2d & 1d (damaged corner) tied "LAGOS" c.d.s. '26 SE 36'. Boxed "MISSENT TO" with 'JOS' inserted in manuscript. Transit and receiving c.d.s. on the reverse.

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FIJI 1948 envelope from Suva addressed to Sydney. "INSUFFICIENTLY ADDRESSED", returned to Fiji where the scarce three line "UNCLAIMED LETTER RETURNED/RETURN TO SENDER/See Address back hereof" applied. Very few examples of this instructional seal are recorded.
FIJI

1948 envelope from Suva addressed to Sydney. "INSUFFICIENTLY ADDRESSED", returned to Fiji where the scarce three line "UNCLAIMED LETTER RETURNED/RETURN TO SENDER/See Address back hereof" applied. Very few examples of this instructional seal are recorded.

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COOK ISLANDS 1938 envelope from London to Cook Islands. On arrival, "RAROTONGA" receiving c.d.s. 18 NO 38 on the front. "RETURN TO SENDER" and "UNCLAIMED" both struck in green on the front.
COOK ISLANDS

1938 envelope from London to Cook Islands. On arrival, "RAROTONGA" receiving c.d.s. '18 NO 38' on the front. "RETURN TO SENDER" and "UNCLAIMED" both struck in green on the front.

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MALTA 1963 envelope from Odense Denmark addressed to Malta. Two line "RECEIVED WITH/WRAPPER TORN" struck in violet. initialed.
MALTA

1963 envelope from Odense Denmark addressed to Malta. Two line "RECEIVED WITH/WRAPPER TORN" struck in violet. initialed.

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BERMUDA 1926 envelope from New York to Paget West with manuscript Not Here and straight-line "CANNOT BE FOUND" and "ADVERTISED", all struck in black. "HAMILTON" machine d/s 24 AUG 26.
BERMUDA

1926 envelope from New York to Paget West with manuscript 'Not Here' and straight-line "CANNOT BE FOUND" and "ADVERTISED", all struck in black. "HAMILTON" machine d/s '24 AUG 26'.

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SUDAN 1949 Sudan Railways registered envelope franked 5pi adhesive tied oval "REGISTERED KHARTOUM" d/s, addressed to Washington USA. Violet straight-line "RECEIVED IN DAMAGED CONDITION".
SUDAN

1949 'Sudan Railways' registered envelope franked 5pi adhesive tied oval "REGISTERED KHARTOUM" d/s, addressed to Washington USA. Violet straight-line "RECEIVED IN DAMAGED CONDITION".

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BOER WAR 1901 2d GB registered stationery envelope size G to Turks Islands with additional GB 3d tied "ARMY P.O. 45/S. AFRICA" c.d.s. FE 2 01. Red manuscript Apparently Contains Coin/Not Transmissable initialed. "RETURNED LB OFFICE/BLOEMFONTEIN" c.d.s. in violet on the front MR 4 01.
BOER WAR

1901 2d GB registered stationery envelope size G to Turks Islands with additional GB 3d tied "ARMY P.O. 45/S. AFRICA" c.d.s. 'FE 2 01'. Red manuscript 'Apparently Contains Coin/Not Transmissable' initialed. "RETURNED LB OFFICE/BLOEMFONTEIN" c.d.s. in violet on the front 'MR 4 01'.

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BASUTOLAND 1948 multi franked envelope addressed to Uppsala Sweden. Adhesives tied "MASERU" c.d.s. 15 JAN 48 Boxed bi-lingual "POSTED OUT OF COURSE" cachet applied in black. Johannesburg registration etiquette applied.
BASUTOLAND

1948 multi franked envelope addressed to Uppsala Sweden. Adhesives tied "MASERU" c.d.s. '15 JAN 48' Boxed bi-lingual "POSTED OUT OF COURSE" cachet applied in black. Johannesburg registration etiquette applied.

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WESTERN AUSTRALIA 1894 stampless registered "OHMS" envelope with enclosure from Office of Titles. Large black "R" in double circle, "PERTH" MR 6 94 c.d.s. below. Black two-line "NOT KNOWN/BY LETTER CARRIER". Violet octagonal "D.L.O." number in manuscript.
WESTERN AUSTRALIA

1894 stampless registered "OHMS" envelope with enclosure from 'Office of Titles'. Large black "R" in double circle, "PERTH" 'MR 6 94' c.d.s. below. Black two-line "NOT KNOWN/BY LETTER CARRIER". Violet octagonal "D.L.O." number in manuscript.

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WESTERN AUSTRALIA 1898 registered stampless "OHMS" envelope from Office of Titles to Freemantle with green ribbon around. Cancelled "REGISTERED PERTH W.A." 29 OC 98 d/s. Red boxed UNCLAIMED and UNCLAIMED PERTH c.d.s.
WESTERN AUSTRALIA

1898 registered stampless "OHMS" envelope from Office of Titles to Freemantle with green ribbon around. Cancelled "REGISTERED PERTH W.A." '29 OC 98' d/s. Red boxed 'UNCLAIMED' and 'UNCLAIMED PERTH' c.d.s.

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JAMAICA 1885 envelope with enclosed letter sent from Hereford to Savannah Le Mar Jamaica. On arrival octagonal "RETURNED LETTER BRANCH JAMAICA" cachet struck in black dated 16 DE 85 Manuscript Left the Island Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.
JAMAICA

1885 envelope with enclosed letter sent from Hereford to Savannah Le Mar Jamaica. On arrival octagonal "RETURNED LETTER BRANCH JAMAICA" cachet struck in black dated '16 DE 85' Manuscript 'Left the Island' Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.

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GRENADA 1891 2d registered stationery envelope size F addressed to Jersey, Channel Islands, franked 2d adhesives tied D/OC 9 91 c.d.s. in blue-black, a further strike on the obverse. Rare "TOO LATE". Receiving c.d.s. on the reverse.
GRENADA

1891 2d registered stationery envelope size 'F' addressed to Jersey, Channel Islands, franked 2d adhesives tied 'D/OC 9 91' c.d.s. in blue-black, a further strike on the obverse. Rare "TOO LATE". Receiving c.d.s. on the reverse.

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GRENADA 1953 internal 1c stationery wrapper cancelled "DEAD LETTER OFFICE GRENADA" JY 8 53 c.d.s. addressed to Grenville. Black "UNCLAIMED".
GRENADA

1953 internal 1c stationery wrapper cancelled "DEAD LETTER OFFICE GRENADA" 'JY 8 53' c.d.s. addressed to Grenville. Black "UNCLAIMED".

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GRENADA 1903 postcard to France franked 3d tied "ST GEORGES" c.d.s. AU 14 03. A further strike alongside. Superb strike straight-line "LATE FEE" struck in black.
GRENADA

1903 postcard to France franked 3d tied "ST GEORGES" c.d.s. 'AU 14 03'. A further strike alongside. Superb strike straight-line "LATE FEE" struck in black.

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ST LUCIA 1902 1d stationery envelope Per Book Post addressed to Switzerland cancelled "CASTRIES" c.d.s. SP 22 02. Two-line "FOUND-IN-F.N.O./WITHOUT CONTENTS" struck in black.
ST LUCIA

1902 1d stationery envelope 'Per Book Post' addressed to Switzerland cancelled "CASTRIES" c.d.s. 'SP 22 02'. Two-line "FOUND-IN-F.N.O./WITHOUT CONTENTS" struck in black.

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