Lot 581 New Zealand #O29-O30 1907 2sh and 5sh OFFICIAL Overprints, both fresh and very fine, the 2sh is mint hinged and the 5sh is mint never hinged. Scott CV U$525, sold for C$350.00 plus 17% buyer’s premium.
Lot 903 Canada #PF27b June 22, 1922 Lethbridge to Ottawa Flight Cover, Type III, cover only flown Lethbridge to Minot, ND. As the plane was landing, a woman drove a car in front of the plane. In avoiding the car, the plane was badly damaged and could not continue, so the letters were forwarded by train. Cancelled Lethbridge Jun 21, 1922 (machine slogan). These special envelopes were sold for $1 each and this one is addressed to the co-pilot Lt. Harry Fitzsimmons. Small piece missing in top left corner, else very fine, with advertising on back. AMCN CV$400, sold for C$325.00 plus 17% buyer’s premium.
Lot 18 Canada #4iii 1852 3c red Beaver Imperforate on Hard Wove, Ribbed Paper, used with Toronto grid cancel, four large margins, very fine. Accompanied by a 2019 Greene Foundation certificate. Rsv. Unitrade CV$850, sold for C$375.00 plus 17% buyer’s premium.