Lot 342John Neill, Machinist. Lock and Gun Smith, Honolulu, illustrated billboard advertising on reverse of yellow cover to San Francisco Cal. bearing 6¢ yellow green (33) cancelled by patent cancel (Gregory ring3-21(patent)), red "G.P.O. Honolulu, Paid All, Jun 7" double-circle datestamp (MH #277.12), red San Francisco Paid All (6.17) arrival cds, forwarded locally upon arrival; some staining and faults, Fine and scarce.
Peters-Uota No. JN-BB-2 Estimate $200 - 300.
Lot 343John Nott, The Plumber, Dealer in Stoves and Ranges, Honolulu, H.I., printed corner card on cover bearing 1¢ dark green (80) tied by "Honolulu H.I. Jan 3 1900" duplex addressed locally to James Steiner, Very Fine.
Peters-Uota No. JN2-CC-3 Estimate $200 - 300.
Lot 344W.C. Peacock & Co., Honolulu, H.I., two illustrated corner card preprinted return envelopes, first unused prefranked with 2¢ brown (75) and other possibly unused bearing 2¢ rose (81) tied by partial strike of purple ring cancel; latter with flaws, F.-V.F. and attractive.
Peters-Uota No. WCPC-IL-2 Estimate $200 - 300.
Lot 345Pioneer Advertising Co., Honolulu H.I., red and green illustrated corner card showing the globe on cover bearing 5¢ blue (82) tied by "Honolulu, H.I. Mar 20, 1900" cds with typewriter address to Los Angeles Cal., clipped corners for Bubonic plague fumigation; reduced slightly at left, Very Fine.
Peters-Uota No. PAC-IL-1 Estimate $750 - 1,000.
THE ONLY RECORDED EXAMPLE OF THIS REMARKABLE RED AND GREEN ILLUSTRATED ADVERTISING COVER FUMIGATED FOR THE BUBONIC PLAGUE OUTBREAK.
Because of an outbreak of the bubonic plague, fumigation was required on all mail from December of 1899 until April 30, 1900. This cover was mailed near the end of fumigation.
Lot 346Taylor & Tuthill, Honolulu, H.I., dark violet handstamp corner card on cover to stamp dealer E.F. Gambs, San Francisco Cal. bearing 25¢ blue (79) tied by sharp strike of red "Honolulu, Hawaii, Feb 15, 1899" cds, matching "Registered, Hawaii P.O." registry handstamp, purple San Francisco (2.23) oval arrival backstamp; central file fold, Very Fine.
Peters-Uota No. TT-HS-1 Estimate $300 - 400.
Lot 347H.E. Walker, Agent. / Cleveland Bicycles, two-line blue corner card handstamp on cover to Peoria Ill. bearing 1¢ yellow (74) and 5¢ rose lake (76) tied by "Honolulu H.I. Oct 12, 1894" duplex, reverse with San Francisco (10.20) transit and Peoria Ill. (10.24), Very Fine.
Peters-Uota No. HEW-HS-1 Estimate $300 - 400.
Lot 348Wall, Nichols Co., Honolulu, blue illustrated corner card for the "Diamond Head" Fountain Pen bearing 5¢ rose lake (76) tied by "Honolulu, H.I. Jan 4, 1899" duplex to Springfield Mass., reverse with San Francisco transit and Springfield (1.16) arrival cds; reduced slightly at left with tiny edge tear, fresh and Very Fine, ex-Pietsch.
Peters-Uota No. WNC-IL-2 Estimate $750 - 1,000.
A CHOICE WALL, NICHOLS CO. ILLUSTRATED AD COVER SHOWING THE "DIAMOND HEAD" FOUNTAIN PEN.
Lot 349Wall, Nichols Co. Ltd., Rubber Stamps, Honolulu, H.I., blue illustrated corner card depicting rubber handstamp device, on cover bearing 2¢ rose (81) tied by "Honolulu, H.I. Mar 14 1900" duplex, addressed to Spreckelsville, Maui, Very Fine and choice, ex-Golden.
Peters-Uota No. WNC-IL-3 Estimate $500 - 750.
ONE OF ONLY TWO RECORDED EXAMPLES OF THIS STUNNING AND RARE AD DESIGN.
Lot 350C.E. Williams., Honolulu, H.I., blue double-circle datestamp as corner card on cover to San Francisco Cal. bearing 6¢ yellow-green (33) cancelled by negative "HI" fancy cancel, red "G.P.O. Honolulu, Paid All, Sep 25" double-circle datestamp (MH 277.12), red "San Francisco Paid All Oct 6" transit cds and reverse with partial "Carrier, Oct 7" cds, reduced slightly at left, F.-V.F., ex-Champion.
Peters-Uota No. CEW-HS-1 Estimate $300 - 400.