OVERLAND MAIL (1) pmkd BAGHDAD (date unclear) addressed to England, mss OVERLAND (MOTORCADE) arrival pmk KENT 29 JA 1944 (2) hstmp AIR MAIL BAGHDAD-CAIRO pmkd Baghdad (date unclear) addressed to England
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FIRST FLIGHT USA TO PALESTINE JAN 5 1947 set of covers from the four cities: Boston (2 different), Philadelphia (3 different) , New York (4, 2 different) and Washington (3, 2 different); cachet has First Flight FAM 27, Bombay, India & Lydda, Palestine from the city in the pmk; 13 cvrs in all
FROM USA 1942 VIA TRANS-PACIFIC seven 10 cent US Presidential tied by LOS ANGELES OCT 29 1942 machine pmk and/or LOS ANGELES TERMINAL pmk to cvr addressed to Jerusalem , but forwarded to Haifa, censor tape on left and right ;Jerusalem ‘E’ 12 de 42 transit pmk on front; mss “Luftposte” [airmail] at lower right [This was added after the pmk as it ties the censor label]; on flap “Dardanelle, Ark”; per a vendor note 70 cents was the Trans Pacific Rate; perhaps stamps were not cancelled at origin, or cvr was mailed in Los Angeles. The question for the buyer to answer is: where was the tape on the right added? It is number 4947.