Lot 1951Hawaii, Mid-Pacific Carnival, 1910, used multicolored postcard for the Annual Floral Parade, depicting female "Pa'u" horseback rider with "Aloha" flag; some border inscription and offset on face of card, otherwise Very Fine and scarce.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Lot 1952Hawaii, Mid-Pacific Carnival, 1914, used multicolored postcard showing Duke Kahanamoku surfing; some corner wear, otherwise Very Fine, very scarce.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Lot 1953Hawaii, (Official) Hawaii Government Service, group of 3 different bearing 2¢ brown (75) frankings comprising Board of Health imprint, Interior Department imprint and blue "Department of Education, Honolulu, Haw. Is." corner card handstamp, Very Fine trio.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Lot 1954Hawaii, (Official) Republic of Hawaii, Department of Public Instruction, two different text imprint covers to Dr. Bond at Kohala bearing 2¢ brown (75), first cancelled by red "Mahukona, Hawaii, Oct 2, 1897" cds (281.01) and other with "Honolulu H.I., Aug 22, 1896" cds, both with Kohala arrival backstamp, Very Fine pair.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Lot 1955Hawaii, Pipe Wrench, large illustrated design on cover to Papaikou, Hilo, franked with 1875, 2¢ brown tied by target handstamp, matching "Post Office, Honolulu, H.I., Aug 26, 1878" rimless cds (MH 223.029); cover with small insect holes and corner nick at top right, F.-V.F., a striking and rare illustrated design, ex-"Champion".
Scott No. 35 Estimate $500 - 750.
Lot 1956Hawaii, Toyo-Kisen S.S. Co. Flag, red and blue illustrated design showing Ship Flag and manuscript Hawaiian Islands endorsement, on cover to Frankfurt, Germany franked with 1894, 12¢ blue + 25¢ deep blue + 1899, 2¢ rose, all tied by "Honolulu, H.I., Oct 22, 1899" duplex postmarks, manuscript "via Japan" routing endorsement however with S.F. & N.Y. transit and receiving backstamps, with similar design cover entitled "Toyo-Kisen-Kaisha" to France franked with U.S. 1898 5¢ blue tied by 1901 Honolulu duplex, Very Fine.
Scott No. 78+79+81 Estimate $750 - 1,000.