Lot 615 Canada #CL43 1928 (10c) yellow Patricia Airways Limited, a mint never hinged group of three complete panes with serial numbers 11, 15 and 18, each with pen or pencil notations (plane high, plane low, etc) at lower right corner in selvedge. Quite fresh and very fine. Rsv. $650. Unitrade CV$1,575, sold for C$1,400.00 plus 17% buyer’s premium.
Lot 633 Canada #CL27 1927 5c on 10c Patricia Airways on cover, mailed Goldpines Ont on AUG.31.1927 to Sioux Lookout Ont, arrived there on SEP.1. The semi-official airmail stamp on back is tied by a green boxed Patricia Airways datestamp dated AUG.31. Very fine. Unitrade CV$450, sold for C$300.00 plus 15% buyer’s premium.
1186 Canada #CL13e 1926 Patricia Airways Cover with “FED” Signature on CL13 stamp in red. A Patricia Airways corner card cover flown from Toronto to Red Lake on DEC.18.1926. Back of cover shows a map of the flight path and is franked with a CL13, tied by Red Lake postmark dated DEC.20. The red FED signature on the stamp is from F.E. Davidson, the company’s financier. A rarely offered cover, very fine. Unitrade CV C$1,850.
Lot 962 Canada #CL13 1927 Patricia Airways and Exploration Limited Commercial Cover, from Cobalt to Pine Ridge, Ontario. Mailed Cobalt MAR.18.1927, arrived at Rouyn P.Q. MAR.20 and has backstamps from Rolling Portage and Sioux Lookout on MAR.24. Opening faults at right and some creases and minor staining. Scott CV$250, sold for C$180 plus buyer’s premium.
Lot 1381 Canada #CL30c Invert 1928 Patricia Airways Semi-Official Airmail Variety on Cover, franked with 2c Confederation and Patricia Airways Exploration semi-official (#CL30c variety with inverted overprint), tied by Rolling Portage MY.2.28 split-ring, addressed to Red Lake with same-day arrival backstamp and WESTERN CANADA / AIRWAYS LIMITED / MAY 2 1928 / RED LAKE ONT handstamp. A scarce and attractive example. Estimate $250, sold for $200 plus buyer’s premium.