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Paul Magid Imperial Airways Collection


Madagascar Mail
 
 
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Lot 8329

Madagascar, 1929, First Official French Air Mail, registered cover Paris - Broken Hill, 17 Oct, franked 11fr, backstamped 26 Oct, marked "Unknown, Unclaimed" and returned to France via London, 24 Jan 30. This was a French survey flight to Madagascar, Reunion and Maurutius, transiting Northern Rhodesia at Broken Hill., Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $120.
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Lot 8330

Madagascar, 1931, First Flight from France via the East Coast, registered cover flown on the return flight Tananarive, Madagascar - London, 2 Dec, via Le Bourget Airport, backstamped Paris transit, 7 Dec, Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $100.
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Lot 8331

Madagascar, 1933, First Inland Service, registered cover Tamatave - Port Said via Dar Es Salaam & Nairobi, 5 Aug 33, fkd 5fr50c, boxed "By Air To Egypte", five different backstamps, Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $120.
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Lot 8332

Madagascar, 1933, First Inland Service, large cover Tananarive - Marsille via Dar Es Salaam, Dodoma & Brindisi, posted 27 Nov, boxed "By Air to Brindisi" handstamp, red PTT "Par Avion" label, franked 5fr75c, multiple backstamps, Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $70.
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Lot 8333

Madagascar, 1933, First Inland Service, cover Tamatave - Paris, 12 May, franked 6fr50c, carried by sea from Majunga to Dar Es Salaam, rail to Dodoma, where "By Air to Brindisi" handstamp was applied, thence by Imperial Airways to Brindisi and by rail to Paris with green "Par Avion" label annulled by black pen stroke, Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $70.
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Lot 8334

Madagascar, 1934, Tananarive - Broken Hill Feeder Service, two covers: England - Tananarive, 11 Jul 34, franked 2s; and First northbound Flight from South Africa, Johannesburg - Tananarive, 31 Aug, franked 1s4d (rate 1s3d); also includes an Imperial Airways mimeographed document dated 6 Jul 34, setting out the charges, signed by Edward V. Dolby "Air Mail Section" (toned), F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $120.
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Lot 8335

Madagascar, 1934, Tananarive - Broken Hill Feeder Service, Rhodesian Connection, two covers: Bulawayo - Mozambique, 1 Aug, carried by Imperial Airways to Broken Hill, thence by the feeder service, franked 10d, backstamped Mozambique Central, 3 Aug (197 flown); also Johannesburg - Tête, 31 Jun, franked 10d, backstamped, Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $110.
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Lot 8336

Madagascar, 1934, Tananarive - Broken Hill Feeder Service, Rhodesian Connection, two first flight covers from Broken Hill, 1 Aug: 1.) to Tête, franked 10d, backstamped 2 Aug (113 flown); and 2.) to Tananarive, franked 1s1d, backstamped 4 Aug, Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $100.
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Lot 8337

Madagascar, 1934, All Air Service via Broken Hill, two covers carried on the First Inbound Flight from Nairobi, 30 Jul: to Beira via Mozambique, franked 1s35c; and to Tananarive, franked 2s 10c, backstamped, Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $90.
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Lot 8338

Madagascar, 1934, Tananarive - Broken Hill Feeder Service, registered cover flown on first outbound Tananarive - Paris via Broken Hill, 28 Jul, franked 5fr75c, red boxed handstamp "Premier Courrier Réguliere Aérien [First Regular Air Service] Madagascar - Europe", Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $80.
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Lot 8339

Madagascar, 1934, Tananarive - Broken Hill Feeder Service, First Inbound Mail for Mozambique, two covers: Postcard from London, 11 Jul, franked 6d 11, backstamped Aug 3 (197 flown); also First Northbound Service from Johannesburg to Quelimane, 31 Jul 34, franked 10d (170 flown), Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $80.
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Lot 8340

Madagascar, 1934, Tananarive - Broken Hill Feeder Service, Nyasaland Connection, legal size registered cover flown on the Blantyre - Salisbury feeder service addressed to "AnTananarive, via Broken Hill", posted Blantyre, 31 Jul, backstamped 1 Aug at Salisbury, marked for return to sender with additional backstamp at Zanzibar (27 Aug), Beira (4 Sep) & Blantyre (7 Sep), Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $70.
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Lot 8341

Madagascar, 1935, First Egyptian Mail via Broken Hill, registered cover Cairo - Tananarive, 16 Feb, franked 190mils, with bi-lingual air mail label backstamped Tananarive 22 Feb, plus a clipping announcing the service in the Cairo Government Journal of 14 Feb., Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $100.
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Lot 8342

Madagascar, 1935, Connecting Service with Mauritius, cover Paris - Port Louis, Mauritius, 25 Jun, via Tananarive (5 Jul), thence by sea to GPO Mauritius 22 Jul, fkd 9fr50c, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $90.
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Lot 8343

Madagascar, 1935, Regular Service Algeria - Tananarive, first flight cover Algiers - Tananarive, 8 Nov, Air France envelope with Air Afrique label and large circular cachet of Europe & Africa, Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $80.
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Lot 8344

Madagascar, 1936, Change of Sabena Route, large cover Tananarive - Paris posted 27 Oct and flown on First Flight of Sabena's altered route Elizabethville - Stanleyville - Bangui - Oran -Marseille, two red flight cachets (one printed) and red "Par Avion Jusqu'a" handstamp, backstamped Paris, 5 Nov, Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $90.
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