1937 registered envelope addressed to London franked Great Britain overprinted adhesive in the French currency, including '3 FRANCS' on '2/6d' Seahorse tied oval 'REGISTERED BRITISH POST OFFICE RABAT' d/s '1 OC 37' Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1935 envelope addressed to Swakopmund franked marginal 3d adhesive tied 'PFo POSTALE ITALIANO "SISTIANA"' c.d.s. '25 SET 35' a further strike alongside with 'WALVIS BAY PAQUEBOT' c.d.s. '25 SEP 35' Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1937 Insured registered envelope addressed to Milan Italy endorsed ( " Assiculata L100-Cento - Valore in Sterline: Una") Franked Great Britain KGV 6d and an overprinted KGV1 1 1/2d adhesive paying the 7 1/2d charge (2 1/2d per 1oz and 5d compensation up to £12. Tied oval 'REGISTERED BRITISH P.O. TANGIER' d/s '7 SE 37' Black/Red 'Insured' label. Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.
1927 Penny Halfpenny illustrated stationery card addressed to Germany uprated pair 4d adhesives paying postage 1 1/2d, Registration 4d and Late Fee 4d Total 9 1/2d tied by triple oval 'SHIPPING POSTMASTERE CAPETOWN / 3 ' d/s '4 SEP 1927' applied on the Hapag Lloyd lines D.Toledo.
1945 envelope addressed to Bridgwater redirected to Falmouth franked vertical pair Great Britain 3d and a single 1d adhesive overprinted 'M.E.F.' tied 'AGORDAT ERITREA' c.d.s. '19 12 45' A further strike alongside.
1917 taxed 1/2d stationery card with message addressed to New York cancelled 'JOS' c.d.s. 'JU 23 17' On arrival 2c pen cancelled postage due applied paying the New York Due 2 Cents eyeglass marking.
1917 censored envelope addressed to Salt Lake City franked Great Britain overprinted 2 1/2d adhesive tied 'PLEASANT ISLAND' c.d.s. '11 AU 17' Straight line 'CENSORED' struck in violet. A little toning top right corner
1924 envelope addressed to London franked Great Britain overprinted 1 1/2d, 1d & 2d adhesives tied 'NAURU PLEASANT ISLAND' c.d.s. '27 AP 24' The 1 1/2d is rare on cover having a very short issue life. The registration handstamp has been crossed out. A couple of light creases.
1895 envelope addressed to Bournemouth franked 2 1/2d adhesive tied 'BONNY' squared circle d/s 'AP 15 95' 'PAID LIVERPOOL BR PACKET' cancellation on the front, receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1897 registered envelope addressed to Paris franked 6d adhesive tied 'ST LUCIA' c.d.s. 'MR 30 97' London transit and 'CALAIS A PARIS' Traveling Post Office cancellation. Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1943 censored registered airmail envelope addressed to Torquay franked Great Britain 7d adhesive tied oval 'REGISTERED BRITISH P.O. TANGIER' d/s '1 AP 43' Censor seal at right.
1936 4d registered stationery envelope (G) addressed to Pretoria franked additional 1d adhesive tied 'PLUMTREE' c.d.s. '18 NOV 1936' Pink/Black registration label (Type 25)
1945 airmail envelope from a Chaplin in the U.S. Air Force addressed to New York franked U.S. 6c adhesive tied 'U.S. ARMY POSTAL SERVICE A.P.O.' Written from A.P.O. 663 (Aden) Initialed at bottom left corner.
1900 overprinted 10c stationery card (London printing) from a passenger on S.S. Zweena addressed to London cancelled 'A26' 'MAZAGAN MOROCCO' c.d.s. alongside '18 NO 00' Casablanca and Tangier transit cancellations on the front.
1938 photographic postcard (Pitcairn Island) addressed to London franked Great Britain 1/2d & 1d adhesives tied 'LONDON S.W.1'' c.d.s. '19 AU 38' 'PITCAIRN ISLAND N.Z. POSTAL AGENCY' c.d.s. '8 JL 38' on the front. The New Zealand charge marking of 1d has been crossed out.
1925 registered envelope addressed to Geneva franked vertical pair Great Britain '1 FRANC' on 'TEN PENCE' in the French currency tied oval 'REGISTERED BRITISH POST OFFICE CASABLANCA' d/s '10 DE 25' Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1926 advertising envelope from Funchal Madeira addressed to Georgetown. Franked Portuguese 1$60 c.d.s. tied upon arrival by the 'S.O. SUPT BRITISH GUIANA' c.d.s. '20 JY 26'
1936 envelope addressed to Devon franked Great Britain horizontal strip of three 1/2d Jubilee adhesives tied 'PAQUEBOT SOUTHAMPTON' c.d.s. '6 FE 36' On the reverse 'PITCAIRN ISLAND N.Z. POSTAL AGENCY' c.d.s. '7 JA 36' Straight line 'PAQUEBOT' 'POSTED AT SEA' & 'PITCAIRN ISLAND' cachets.
1919 stampless 'On Active Service' postcard addressed to Lymington 'Blighty' Fine strike of the boxed 'R.N. SEAPLANE STATION MALTA'; struck in black 'APR 1919' Some light creasing.
1934 stampless envelope addressed to Worthing used during the second no cachet period. manuscript 'Tristan Da Cunha' Carried by H.M.S. Carlisle from the island to Cape Town with cancellation dated '24 FEB 34' Octagonal charge marking. Great Britain postage due applied on arrival.
1946 3d registered stationery envelope (H2) addressed to Rhode Island franked additional horizontal pairs 2d & 2/- and a single 5/- paying the registered 3 1/2oz rate (9/4d) tied 'KINGSTON' c.d.s. '28 JUN 46' Brown seal at right applied by U.S. customs on opening, which has been passed free. Scarce used stationery with an attractive franking.
1928 envelope addressed to Firenze franked single 1/2d & 1d together with a horizontal marginal strip of six 1/4d adhesives tied Italian steamship "GARIBALDI" PIROSCAFI POSTALE ITALIANO' c.d.s. '15 7 28' Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1917 stampless 'O.A.S' envelope addressed to London cancelled 'F.P.O.1' c.d.s. '22 AUG 17' Countersigned at bottom left. Blue manuscript 'Songea G.E.A.' on the reverse.
1918 censored 'O.A.S.' envelope addressed to Mafeking cancelled by a fine strike 'F.P.O. 4' '2 FEB 18' Manuscript 'Censored" by an officer. F.P.O. 4 opened at Wiedhafen on the Eastern shore of Lake Nyassa in December 1916 when newly arrived Rhodesia troops has occupied it. The envelope was censored at Fort Johnston. Very few examples of mail have been recorded from F.P.O. 4 at Wiedhafen.,
1948 registered envelope addressed to Surrey franked 3d, 2d a further 2d U.P.U. adhesive on the reverse tied 'HIGHLANDS' c.d.s. '10 OCT 49' Type 27a. 2.1.1 registration label.
1949 multi franked registered envelope addressed to Aosta Italy adhesives tied 'PLUMTREE' c.d.s. '25 FEB 45' Red/Black registration label 'Plumtree' added in manuscript.
1937 envelope addressed to London franked Great Britain overprinted 1/2d adhesive paying unsealed printed matter rate tied 'BRITISH POST OFFICE TANGIER' c.d.s. '9 JU 37'
1936 taxed postcard addressed to Kiel Germany franked Great Britain 1/2d overprinted adhesive tied 'BRITISH POST OFFICE TANGIER' c.d.s. '27 NO 36' Taxe markings on the front.
1913 2d registered stationery envelope addressed to Chicago franked 1d adhesive tied 'CLARENCE TOWN LONG ISLAND' c.d.s. '10 JUN 13' a further strike alongside. Transit and receiving cancellations.
1913 postcard (Sandakan, Jalan Jega, or Child Street) addressed to Singapore franked 3c & 1c adhesives tied 'SANDAKAN' c.d.s. '5 APL 1913' Receiving cancellation on the front.
1916 postcard from German P.O.W. Major Heinrich Hoffman transfered from Alexandria to Malta, he later died in the camp near complete oval 'FREE FROM PRISONER OF WAR MALTA / P.C. /1' struck in violet.
1942 censored airmail envelope addressed to Cairo franked by a mixture of the Cairo and Nairobi provisional issues. 3d (First Cairo printing) 2 1/2d (Nairobi printing - round stops) and a vertical pair 5d (second Cairo printing) tied by the Italian captured 'ASMARA CENTRO' c.d.s. '7.8.42' The cover pays the correct 1s.30c East African cents (1s 3 1/.2d) Scarce bilingual censor '3' at left and circular 'Censor 4' cachet on the front.
1945 registered censored envelope addressed to Casablanca French Morocco. Franked 2/- 6d, & 5/- adhesives paying the 7/6 sextuple rate, adhesives tied 'BONTHE' c.d.s. '14 MY 45' 'OPENED BY EXAMINER / QQ/37' seal at left.
1943 censored 2d stationery card with message franked additional 3d, 1/2d & 1 1/2d adhesives paying the 7d airmail rate to Ireland, adhesives tied 'FREETOWN' c.d.s. '22 MR 43' Censored in Sierra Leone, England & Ireland.
1939 censored envelope addressed to Port Elizabeth South Africa franked 1d, 3d & 3d adhesives(Double rate) tied triple circle 'PAQUEBOT' lines above and below struck in violet applied Simonstown. On the reverse straight line 'PASSED BY CENSOR' used in September 1939 signed and initialed below. From Yeoman A.G. Law P.W.S.S. Small tear at right.
1941 censored cigarette thank you card addressed to Brooklyn New York franked 2 1/2d adhesive tied 'FIELD POST OFFICE 464' c.d.s. '20 SP 41' Crown in centre triangular '3009' censor cachet. Scarce usage from Nigeria.
1943 censored envelope with letter from Manserata, Catania, Sicily addressed to an Italian P.O.W. Camp 337 at Erba Gebeit near Port Sudan. Ministero Africa Italiana handstamp on the reverse.
1944 Election War Ballot envelope from Illinois addressed to a member of the U.S. Army Air Force who had been posted to Aden, but had subsequently been transferred to another posting. Straight line 'NOT 663' On the reverse 'MIAMI FLA U.S. ARMY POSTAL SERVICE A.P.O. 663' c.d.s. in violet 'OCT 2 1944' A.P.O. 663 was used in Aden.