Lot 2238Airmail, 1933, 50¢ "Chicago" Zeppelin First Day Cover Collection, group of 9 first day flown covers comprising six from New York including three single franked, one with pair, two with strips of three (vertical and horizontal), Akron Oh. Oct 4th, Miami Fla. Oct. 6th, and Chicago Oct. 7th, various cachets, Very Fine group.
Scott No. C18; $1,900 Estimate $300 - 400.
Lot 2239Airmail Flight Covers, 1937 F.A.M. 14 San Francisco-Hong Kong, group of 394 covers carried on F.A.M. 14 first flight San Francisco-Hong Kong (107 covers), and Hong Kong-San Francisco franked with U.S. or Hong Kong stamps (190 covers), group from Manila to Macao on first flight via P.A.A. (97 covers) franked by Macao stamps, all with appropriate cachets except for US covers held for the return flight only, old AAMC value $2,250.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Lot 2240Postal Card Accumulation, 1873-2002, housed in 2 red dealer boxes with probably close to a couple of thousand mint and used cards; appears more than half are pre-1930's with a substantial amount 19th century mint and used, many sleeved and identified by Scott and UPSS numbers, with duplication in all areas, includes unsevered paid reply, Air cards, some advertising etc., with some varieties noted, overall a useful assortment, please inspect.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Lot 2241Reply Postal Card Usages From Foreign Origins, 1914-61, group of 16 cards incoming to the U.S., from countries including Canada (4¢ Postage Due), Germany, Italy, Egypt, Greece, U.K., Israel and the Netherlands, some later uprates; condition varied, inspect.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Lot 2242Worldwide Coin Extravaganza, dealers lot of everything in 5 large boxes; the owner retired as a dealer more than 20 years ago; inspect for full evaluation.
Estimate $4,000 - 6,000.
Lot 2243U.S. and Possessions, Cover Group, varied assortment of 19th and 20th Century covers, postcards and souvenir items, including advertising, better FDCs, special Air Post items, Hawaii, Canal Zone, Philippines, Confederate and much more, some great items here, well worth close inspection, generally fine to very fine.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.