Lot 14831880-89 Bank Note Issue Registered Covers, group of 9 covers including 1882 New York to Germany with #185 pair and single, 1886 Chicago to Germany with #189 and N.Y. registry label, 1888 Wellesley Mass. to Germany with #209, 212-213 and N.Y. registry label, 1888 Galveston Tex. to Turkey 5¢ Garfield entire bearing #209 and N.Y. registry label, etc., also includes 1885 use to Panama, F.-V.F. and interesting group.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Lot 1484Boston, Mass., group of six covers with registry labels including 1893 to Germany bearing #232, 237; 1893 5¢ Columbian entire with #237 to Germany, 1898 Spanish-American War all-over patriotic to Paris, France; 1900 with #285, 289 to Switzerland, 1903 from Dominican Republic to Italy; some mixed condition, F.-V.F.
Scott No. FX-BO1 Estimate $400 - 600.
Lot 1485Mobile, Ala., group of six covers bearing registry labels comprising 1904 Cuba to Chicago Ill. via Mobile, 1904 from Bocas del Toro, Panama bearing provisional registry stamp to Topeka Kans. via Mobile, 1905 Panama with F27 to Canada, two 1900 Panama to Topeka with stamps removed but having FX-MO1 and FX-MO3 labels, and 1903 Panama F13 use to Topeka, back separated from front; general mixed condition, Fine.
Scott No. FX-MO1, MO3 Estimate $400 - 600.
Lot 1486New York, N.Y., group of 78 covers from 1889 to 1900s bearing registry "Exchange" and "City" labels, includes a wide range of origins and foreign mail destinations, better includes 1889 Spain to Peru via N.Y., 1893 San Francisco with Columbian Issue franking to Italy, 1895 Salvador to Germany via N.Y., 1898 Mexico to Canada via N.Y., 1899 Mexico to Argentina, 1901 Hungary to Chile via N.Y., 1901 Greece to Uruguay via N.Y., 1903 Haiti to Argentina via N.Y., 1903 Victoria to Barbados via N.Y., 1903 Mexico to Belgium via N.Y., 1905 Newton Mass. to Haiti, 1906 Haiti to Germany via N.Y., etc., a wonderful basis for expansion, some mixed condition, F.-V.F.
Scott No. FX-NY1 Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
Lot 1487Registered Foreign Mail Covers with Exchange Labels, 1884-1900s, group of 26 covers with mostly New York registry exchange labels but also Boston and San Francisco, includes Bank Note, Small Bank Note, Bureau etc. frankings, better includes #209 (2) on 1883 cover to Ireland, #209 (2) on 1884 cover to Germany, #209 on 5¢ Garfield entire to Italy, 1896 Burger & Co. stamp dealer use to Turks Islands, 1899 Boston Mass. label to London, 1896 Alice Tex. stamp dealer cover to Indo-China with San Francisco label; some mixed condition, F.-V.F.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Lot 1488Registry Label Balance, group of 7 better label usages comprising two El Paso Tex. FX-EP1b labels, 1900 Victoria, Australia to Mexico (missing one stamp) and 1910 from Newark Oh. to Mexico; two New Orleans La. FX-NO1 labels on 1901 cover from British Honduras to Boston Mass. and 1908 Guatemala to St. Thomas D.W.I.; Nogales Ariz. FX-NOG1 label on 1905 cover from Russia to Mexico; Philadelphia FX1b label on 1910 cover front from Philadelphia to Germany; and Tacoma Wash. FX-TA1 on 1904 cover from El Salvador to China; some mixed condition, please inspect, Fine, a rare group of labels.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Lot 1489San Francisco, Cal., better group of 20 covers comprising 16 SFa labels, three SFb labels and one imitation handstamp from 1895 to 1909, better Pacific destinations comprising Hawaii, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, China and the Philippines, origins comprise mostly the United States but also Mexico, Jamaica and Venezuela; some mixed condition, F.-V.F. and interesting group.
Scott No. FX-SF1a, b Estimate $750 - 1,000.