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Tuesday August 26, 2003 Auction
The August 26, 2003 Auction will take place at Toronto's Eagles' Club at 17 Elm Street, Downtown Toronto (Two blocks north of Dundas Street, West off Yonge Street). This sale will commence at 11:15am. Viewing for this sale will start on Monday August 18, 2003 from 10:30am to 5:00pm, Monday to Saturday, at our offices at 211 Yonge Street, Suite 200. There will be limited viewing at our offices on the day of the sale. Please note that a 15% buyer's commission will be added to the hammer price of each lot.
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COINS AND PAPER MONEY
1 Box containing about 20 lbs. of coins plus $12 in Canadian QE $1 and $2 bills; six diff. Jamaica to $100 and faulty Japan bill. Coins QV to modern inc. many G.B., Canada 1991 proof set with commem. and aurlate dollar, 1992 proof set to $1 1999 and 2000 Millennium; etc. Copper to silver. Examine E$300+
GOLD COINS
2 1988 $100 proof coin Bowhead whale and calf - 58.3% pure gold and 41.7% pure silver - 13.338 gms.
3 1991 $100 proof coin “Empress of India” at Vancouver - 58.33% pure gold and 41.67 pure silver - 13.38 gms.
STOCK CERTIFICATE
4 Province of Nova Scotia Consolidated Stock issued 1920 - some coupons removed. Redeemable after May 1, 1934. All remaining coupons cancelled. Issued for £100 - coupons £2.50. Attractive and interesting. Also 1871 illustrated letter from Geo. Harvey & Co., Mtl. (sewing machines). Gen. F E$35+
PHOTOGRAPHS
5 Probably all QV era or early Edward - Canadian comprising Kelley & Co., Halifax, N.S.; Willie Anderson, Patrick, N.B.; Climo, St. John, N.B.; Conlon, St. John, N.B.; Isaac Erb, St. John, N.B.; J. B. Wallace, St. John, N.B. (3); four diff. Quebec inc. Papillon, Nicolet; Ontario (2) W. F. Johnston, Picton and H. Foster, Clinton plus J. F. Frowe, Port La Prairie, Manitoba. Includes groups to 11 people, young dignified boy in suit, ladies in highnecked dresses, etc. Total 15. Gen. F-VF E$60+
SOAP
6 Intact box of Footso Foot soap from Pioneer products, 7 Gloucester Street, Toronto, circa 1910. Box slightly crushed, bar of soap sound. E$25
AUTOGRAPHS
7 Lot of about 10 autographed cards plus photos of various movie stars. Note Charlotte Rampling, Juliet Mills, Paul Scofield, Virginia McKenna. E$25
8 Red Skelton autograph on plain card with card from Ziegfeld Follies. E$20
9 Lot of about 10 photos mostly autographed. Includes early Fred Astaire b&w photo with suspect autograph. Rest are French movie stars including Philippe Leroy Beaulieu, Jean Lefebvre, Pierre Mondy, Daniel Gelin E$20+
POSTCARDS
10 Complete set of early (47) reproductions of older cards with early scenes of pilots, dirigibles, etc. Another set of seven featuring semi-nude lady, Roosevelt, Queen Victoria etc. Card featuring Confederate flag (10) with fake confederate stamp imprint on reverse. Ten diff. actress cards plus set of six the same. Approx. 80 cards. VF E$40+
SUPPLIES
11 Large box - inc. hundreds of new 102 cards, plastic cover holders, mounts, Scott Spec. binder with some pages, various binders inc. first day cover album with pages, etc. New to used. Gen. F E$40+
LITERATURE
12 Scott Catalogues 2003 Vol. 1 to 6. F+. Plus Unitrade 2002 Canada Spec. Cat. also F+ E$150+
FOREIGN STAMPS INCLUDING COLLECTIONS AND OTHER LARGE LOTS
ANGOLA
13 C 1986 “UNITA” rebel block of four used on cover to U.S.A. Stated to be only 1000 covers issued. VF PHOTO E$75+
A-C COUNTRIES
14 o Est. 1600+ diff. stamps in Springback album. Est. 300+ China (both), a few slightly better, Andorra 138 used, Bavaria 11, Canal Zone 62 etc. Most F-VF E$50-$75
AUSTRIA
15 *o 570+ diff. stamps on quad. pages. Note #552 H, 556 H (creased), C58 used. Few other slightly better. Mixed in earlier otherwise F-VF 2004 Sc. $300+
BELGIUM
16 * Sc. #435-45 mint 1952 UPU Congress. F-VF-NH. PHOTO 2004 Sc. U.S.$116 (C$155)
C-G COUNTRIES
17 *o Some 19th century - mostly 20th to 1970 - 1100+ diff. mint and used hinged to quad. pages in Springback. Strong in France some slightly better. Gen. F-VF E$40+
CZECHOSLOVAKIA
18 * 10 diff. 1972 to 1982 issues (100 each) comprise #1740, 1740A, 1741A, 2704, 2713, 2751, 2807, 2827, 2842 and 2860. Mostly in complete sheets. F-VF-NH 2004 Sc. U.S.$1230 (C$1780)
DENMARK
19 *o 430+ stamps hinged to quad. pages. Some dup. as to mint and used. Note set of Frederik IX H, plus 166 X 2, C10 and other slightly better. Most F-VF 2004 Sc. $225+
DENMARK AND NORWAY
20 o Two circuit books containing 500 each of Denmark (STC Sc. 2003 $155) and Norway (STC Sc. 2003 $265). Many commems. and higher renomination defs. used 2003 Sc. U.|S.$420 (C$580)
EGYPT TO PERSIA
21 C Sc. #37 and 48 - ten covers with letters enclosed - 1899 to 1904 usages. All with various Cairo cancels and “Boushir” Persian HS. Also some “Sea Post Office”; Sjez”; Suez or partial strike “Sjez”. Seldom seen in North America. Some faults but mostly F E$40+
FOREIGN
22 * Small mint accumulation of several hundred stamps mostly NH complete sets. Strength in Italy 1983-4 (cat. $75), Swiss 1973-5 (cat. $75), U.S.A. (cat. $90). Note R.O.C. 1183-8 and 1189-92 in N.Y. World’s Fair folders. F-VF 2003 Sc. U.S.$326.75 (C$450)
FRANCE
23 * Sc. #3 1849 20c black unused no gum. Four margins. VF PHOTO 2004 Sc. U.S.$250 (C$385)
24 * Sc. #89 mint 1878 3c yellow on straw. F-H. Some paper adhering to gum. PHOTO 2004 Sc. U.S.$200 (C$270)
25 * Sc. #253 mint 1929 20 fr type I VF-H. Pencil marks on gum. PHOTO 2004 Sc. U.S.$225 (C$305)
26 * Sc. #B66-7 mint 1937 Louvre semi-postals. F-VF-H. Gum wrinkles on B66 2004 Sc. U.S.$100 (C$135)
27 * Sc. #C17 mint 1936 10 fr. airmail F-H. PHOTO 2004 Sc. U.S.$225 (C$305)
28 C Accumulation of about 38 covers. Many 19th cent. and early 20th cent. Note 1888 mourning cover, 1876 postal card (stamp missing), 1864 cover with 20c Napoleon head. VG-F E$50+
29 Message HS with faint blue “Order of Malta” in oval. Owner states 1634 and names De Chastanet and De Jaquemet. Interesting parchment. Some staining and pinholes otherwise F E$25+
30 1693 document HS at top shows deity with shield and eagle. Watermark on paper difficult to see but may be similar. Lengthy notes in French and several ornate signatures inc. “De Montjois”. Quite fresh for age - probably rare E$75+
31 1693 letter with “Gen. De Caen” HS at top. Three signatures. Quite fresh and F. Similar to previous lot E$75+
32 Document - fantastic revenue HS at top. Dated 1716. Wonderful calligraphy and boldly signed “Lorne”. HS or printed “L” LR. Quite fresh and F PHOTO E$75+
33 Letter dated 1736 to the Marcheaux de France. Rare “Order of Malta” in blue HS in oval. Speaks of Louis Rossignol (Chevalier) out of a prieure (sort of abbey). Written and signed by “L’Abbe de la Caillebiere”. Not researched - may be rare. F. E$75+
34 Bulletin sold at Post Office in 12th Year of the Republic on deserters. Signed in print by Bonaparte and the Grand Judge Regnier. With printed seal. Very rare E$50+
35 1838 document amended in 1849 and 1850. Revenue marks one with illustration of beautiful swords. Many signatures and seals. VG E$40+
36 Bulletin 1867 sold in Post Office. Speaks of Telegraph and International Convention. Signed in print Napoleon (III) and seal with Imperial Eagle of Garde de Sceaux. F E$35+
FRENCH POLYNESIA
37 *oC Lot of about 93 stamps and four FDCs 1979-90. Many complete sets. Note #526, 534-7, 481, C227, 01a-15a. F-VF 2004 Sc. U.S.$229.75 (C$320)
FUNCHAL
38 C Sc. #18 - 1910 postcard to U.S.A. - stamp tied by “23 Mar/10" cds cancel. View side shows ladies in costumes, S. Miguel, Acores. F+ E$35+
G-J COUNTRIES
39 *o Est. 1500+ diff. stamps in Springback album. Strong in Hungary, Israel, Italy, some mint Japan. Most F-VF E$50
GERMANY
40 o Sc. #117 used 1920 2.50M surcharge. 5-2-21 cds. F PHOTO 2003 Sc. U.S.$175 (C$235)
41 * Sc. #670-685 mint 1951-2 Numeral + Posthorn set. Four NH inc. #679 & 680 otherwise F-VF-H PHOTO 2004 Sc. $512+
42 *o 1860s to mid 1970s - 800 diff. including some States; Berlin, and semis. A number of slightly better to better. Also 100+ DDR used. A few of the early are in mixed condition. Otherwise F-VF 2004 Sc. $579+ E$75
43 *o Lot of about 150 Germany, German States and Occupation issues. Note Germany #1 used faults, 3 used torn corner, 106-7* gutter pairs, 187a*, MQ3 CTO (cat. as mint), S8 used, S19 used, 3N10 used pair, 3N18 used, 12N19* pair offset on gum, 2N16 & 18 CTO (cat. as mint). Gen. F 2004 Sc. U.S.$275 (C$350)
GERMANY - RUSSIAN ZONE
44 *o 1948 City Provisional overprints. Lot of 24 stamps with some dup. Note Germany 546* NH 3 Berlin (?) 113 ovpt., 574* NH 37 Stralsund 1 ovpt. F-VF. Cat. DM312.50 in 1999 Michel E$100
GREECE
45 *oC Sc. #1472//1934 - selection of 25 complete MNH sets in blocks or strips of four (384 stamps) from 1983-1999. 2004 cat. $400 (C$700). Also two each of matching first day covers with stamps alone cat. $177.90. F-VF 2004 Sc. U.S.$678 (C$950)
46 *oC Lot of about 16 diff. complete sets 1993-99 each with two FDCs and mint NH block of four. VF. FDCs catalogued as used stamps 2004 Sc. U.S.$430.60 (C$605)
GREENLAND AND ICELAND
47 *o 62 diff. mint and used. Note Greenland 1-9 H, 35 H, 36 H; Iceland used 137, 045. F-VF-H 2004 Sc. $161
IRAN
48 * Sc. #560-577, 667-680 mint 1915 Coronation of Shah (three sets) and 1924-5 Shah set complete. 2 kr. thin and 1 kr. H otherwise F-VF-NH 2004 Sc. $316.80
49 o 1926-1935 issues in complete sets. #707-722 (two sets), 760-770 and 827-840 (3 sets). F-VF Sc. $150+
50 *o Sc. #876-909 1942-1946 Shah and Pictorials complete. #877 mint NH otherwise F-VF used PHOTO 2004 Sc. $264.65
51 o 1951 to 1958 range of complete sets. #950-965 (four sets); 1085-1098 (two sets) and C68-78 (two sets). F-VF used 2004 Sc. $234
52 * Sc. #1209-1222 mint 1962 Shah and Pictorials complete set in blocks of four each. Some flaws mostly toning on some blocks otherwise F-VF-NH PHOTO 2004 Sc. $328
53 * Sc. #1372-1387 mint 1966-71 Shah and Pictorials (17) in blocks of four. One #1386 100R thinned otherwise F-VF-NH PHOTO 2004 Sc. $281
54 * Sc. #1382 mint 1966 11R slate green Shah (200) in sheets F-VF-NH E$40
55 * Sc. #1411//1509 1966 to 1969 range of commems. in complete sheets of 50 each - #1460 two half sheets. All complete sets. Note #1445-1446 - Centenary of first Persian stamp. #1414 two stamps gum dist. Eleven diff. Otherwise F-VF-NH 2004 Sc. U.S.$317.50 (C$450+)
56 * Sc. #1615-1626 mint 1971 Shah def. complete (12) - six sets. F-VF-NH PHOTO 2004 Sc. $201.60
57 * Sc. #1658, 1661, 1661A & 1661B mint 1972-73 Shah 11R, 50R, 100R and 200R blocks of 25 each. VF-NH 2004 Sc. $528.75
58 * 1965 to 1979 issues comprising #1774-1777 Game and Wildlife (22 sets); 2009, 2012, 2013, 2017 and 2018 - 15 each and RA8, RA9 and RA11 - 50 each. F-VF*-NH 2004 Sc. $634
59 * Sc. #1838, 1839 & 1841 mint 1976 high values - 10R, 14R and 50R (25 each). VF-NH 2004 Sc. U.S.$315 (C$450)
60 * Sc. #1924-1940 mint 1977 Shah definitives - nine complete sets plus one set short one #1927 (cat. 20¢) F-VF-NH 2004 Sc. $350+
61 * Sc. #2027-2036, 2073-2082, 2128-2137 mint - 1979-80 Persian Rugs; 1981 Publicity definitives and 1983-84 Religious and Political figures. Ten complete sets each in blocks. F-VF-NH 2004 Sc. $388.50
62 * Sc. #2382A to 2393A mint 1989-92 Khomenai issue complete set of 14. Eight sets in blocks. F-VF-NH. PHOTO E$100+
63 * Sc. #2558 error - mint 60R Flower sheet of 100 - inverted centre - footnote in Scott’s indicates value $20 per stamp. VF-NH 2004 Sc. $2000
64 * Sc. #C91-C96 mint 1974 Shah and Jet complete sets (8) in blocks. VF-NH PHOTO 2004 Sc. $121.20
65 *o Package containing 150 diff. - 7500 stamps - we assume 50 of each but did not double check lot. Mostly large pictorials but smaller flowers etc. Great for topical collector or dealer. Gen. F-VF Sc. $1500
66 *o Package of 1260 diff. stamps F-VF E$125+
IRAQ
67 *o SG #01087 and 01087a - two unused no gum stamps listed by SG plus some unlisted used varieties which owner lists at est. $50 and $100 respectively. Undoubtedly rare. STC £52.50 PHOTO E$50
JAPAN
68 o Stock of 2945 used stamps from 5-10 of a kind - 495 diff. Majority are colourful commems. with several hundred prefecture issues. Mainly 70s to recent STC Sc. U.S.$2132 (C$2940)
69 o Collection of 1819 diff. stamps used - neatly arranged in stockbook. Turn of cent. to recent. Many attractive commems. Gen. F-VF STC 2003 Sc. $1188 (C$1640)
JAPAN TO POLAND
70 *o Collection of many hundreds hinged on labum pages. Some better values and sets noted. Examine. Mostly 20th century to about 1970. Gen. F-VF-H mint and used E$200+
JAPAN, CHINA AND U.S.A.
71 C Six PCs 1907-11 to Iowa. Note Yokohama, Tokio amd Moj- strikes, also 1908 sent within U.S. with Japanese text and 1910 “Dairen J.P.O.” Manchuria, one with mounting faults otherwise F-VF PHOTO E$50
LUXEMBOURG
72 o Sc. #4 used 1863 1¢ imperf. - four margins - light target cancel. VF PHOTO 2002 Sc. U.S.$400 (C$540)
NETHERLANDS
73 * Sc. #306-318 and 325-7 1949-1951 Queen Julianna - #309 used otherwise mint. F-VF-H PHOTO 2004 Sc. U.S.$533.50 (C$775)
NORWAY
74 o Small stockbook containing hundreds of commems. + defins. with higher denominations. Neatly sorted. STC 2004 Sc. U.S.$854 (C$1178)
75 o 500 gm. on single largely white paper. Defs. inc. high values and some commems. - mainly 1990s to recent E$35
POLAND
76 C Sc. #3K1 (2), 3K2 (2) & 3K3 - Exile Govt. in Great Britain - censored cover with letter enclosed. Looks like 1942 usage. Letter explains why Canadian R.C.A.F. overseas is using these. Also same corresp. ex R.A.F. post 1945. Indian stamp used. F+ PHOTO E$75+

RUSSIA
77 *o Modern commemorative collection of over 1000 stamps and souv. sheets - all diff. mostly mint sets. Gen. F-VF-NH E$75
SALVADOR TO MONTREAL
78 C 1895 postal stat. card from brother to brother. New York transit on face “Oct 12/95" and BS “Montreal Que Oc 13/95". F PHOTO E$25+
SCANDINAVIA
79 o Small 32-page stockbook stated to contain 3278 diff. commems. and defs. with higher denominations of both included. Iceland (304), Faroes (112) and Greenland (119) STC 2003 & 2004 Sc. U.S.$1505 (C$2077)
SWEDEN
80 o About 1½ lbs. of commems. on single paper. Inc. some se-tenant pairs. Clean and useful. Mostly 1990s up to 2003. F-VF E$40+
SWITZERLAND
81 *o 375 stamps hinged to pages. 1864-mid-70s. Note 47, 97A, 371A (H), 406-9 (H) plus a few better semis and other b.o.b. 2003 Sc. U.S.$455+ (C$628)
UKRAINE
82 *oC Mainly cinderella collection in stock sheets mostly early post-WWII - 266 stamps and labels inc. imperf. issues; some in blocks of four + three cards with sets affixed and tied by spec. cancels and two sheetlets; many issued D.P. Camp Regensburg, much propaganda related. Note set of eight Boy Scout issue from D.P. Camp Beyreuth etc. Most F-VF E$50-$75
WORLDWIDE
83 *oC Boy Scouts thematic collection in stockbook and three binders, comprising 950 stamps. Dup. but many diff. inc. many complete sets; 60+ labels, and 168 covers and cards inc. spec. events, FDCs, attractive cancels and cachets. Several attractive multi coloured enrollment cards etc. Mainly 1950s-80s. Most F-VF E$200-$300
84 *o Collection in Harris Statesman album. Some strength in British Comm. No U.S.A. Probably thousands of diff. stamps inc. Canada back to 1897. Nothing of really great value noted but hours of fun for right person. Foreign inc. many Netherlands and related. Gen. F or better hinged E$200+
85 *o Modern selection of mostly large pictorials. Gen. F-VF. Should be useful for approval dealers STC Sc. $2200
86 *o Collection in huge Harris Citation album with pages to early 1970s. Strength in P.R.C., Germany etc. Examine. Thousands of stamps. Gen. F-VF-H E$200+
87 *o Junque Box - worldwide remnants from a valuable collection. Thousands of stamps. Mostly 20th century and most used. Examine. Loads of fun sorting for the right person E$150+
88 *oC The odd and unusual - b.o.b., cinderellas, Christmas and Easter seals, inc. mainly Canada 1936 to 1960s. Note also Denmark 1919-33 + complete sheet 1970 (some sep.); common Cdn. precancels in quantity, worldwide registration labels, air stickers, duty labels, 13 reply coupons etc. Collection of Lundy 220+ stamps - 75+ diff. + four covers + others inc. Calf of Man and Jethow, also Biafra, worldwide PS cut squares and 47 Shanghai stamps and cut squares etc. Most F-VF-H E$100-$150
89 *o Accumulation in stock sheets of several hundred stamps, some interesting early Br. Empire. Note used Sc. #s Ceylon 33 & 162, and Grenada #3, 5 & 10, Br. Honduras bisect on front SG #37a, early Europe inc. Denmark #4 & 7 etc. Also several hundreds stamps in Harris Ambassador album - pages to 1965. Most F-VF E$100-$150
90 *o Massive jumble - an octogenarian’s odds and sods in envelopes, glassines, loose etc. Thousands and thousands of stamps. Many modern Canada used on and off paper. Examination will pay. E$100+
91 *o Another massive jumble in albums and stockbooks. Mostly 20th cent. - some semi-sorted into envelopes etc. Note Russia, China etc. Hours of sorting fun. E$75+
92 *o Collection of many hundreds if not thousands 19th and 20th century probably to 1950. Cat. values to $10.50 a stamp noted. Some strength in Br. Comm. Examine. Some faults. Gen. F-VF-H E$75+
93 o 1800+ stamps hinged in springback album. Defs. and Commems. Strength in Eastern Europe (appears postally used), Spain and Sweden. Some slightly better. Gen. F-VF used E$50-$75
94 *o Shoebox loaded with thousands of stamps - many semi-sorted into glassines or envelopes. Remnants from a valuable collection and anything is possible. Mostly 20th century E$50+
95 *o Inc. Sports topical collection, unused sheet file and many pages of mounted stamps. Probably hundreds if not thousands. Gen. F-VF E$50+
96 *oC Junk Box - remnants from a valuable collection - nothing of great value noted but many hundreds of stamps, postcards etc. Worldwide. Examine E$40+
97 *oC Covers, stamps in shoebox inc. Cdn. wholesale, small worldwide collections in two small albums, Canada Minkus album with used to 1980 (pages to 1985), two empty cover albums, Cdn. FDCs (77 - mainly 1950s-60s), a few Br. Comm. noted, etc. etc. E$100-$125
98 C 1857 to modern accumulation of covers and cards. 1857 and 1862 France with stamp on them. Mostly more than 40 years old. Looks interesting. (150+ items). Some mixed cond. Many F E$50+
99 C Postcards - lot of about 120 postcards from early 20th cent. to 1950s. Some used with low value defs. from G.B., Germany, France. Some embossed. Gen. F E$75
100 C Accumulation of about 300 European postcards mostly early 20th century. Note four used WWI French postcards with special handstamp and six used from Red Cross hospitals with various handstamps and cancels. Also 25 French pin-up cards from 1960s. VG-VF E$100
101 o Probably about 1 kg. Owner states no U.S.A., G.B. or Canada. Many large inc. Asian. Examine. Hours of fun E$40+
GERMANY
102 Large document 1827 - large wonderful watermark in paper - partially printed mss. notes filled in. Beautiful HS - crest with lion and crown. About fine E$50+
UNITED NATIONS
103 o Sc. Spec. #2 used 1½¢ precancel - first we have seen in years. No gum - F PHOTO 2003 Sc. Spec. $55
U.S.A.
104 *o 19th and 20th century collection - many hundreds if not thousands inc. some slightly better values. Some foreign inc. Ukraine, U.N., Vatican etc., Roman States in mixed cond. etc. Gen. F-VF-H E$250+
105 *o Selection of 30 mostly diff. local post issues hinged to leaves. Note #20LU30, 20L13, 28L1, 74L2, 75L1, 2 & 5, 87L57 etc. Better stamps with faults to varying degrees - most appear genuine 2002 U.S. Spec. U.S.$1240 (C$1735)
106 C Mostly if not all 20th century covers or cards. Over 200. Some mixed condition. Note Army Postal Service, commems., FDCs, Special Del. Air etc. Many F E$40+
107 American Stampless Cover Catalog by E. N. Sampson signed 1978 Deluxe HC copy with slipcase. As new. #294 of 300 E$40+
108 Cyclopedia of U.S. Postmarks and Postal History - 1975 Wuartermain reprint. HC - 405 pages. DJ. 33 articles on interesting subjects inc. American Occupation of Vera Cruz in 1914. F+ E$47.50+
GREAT BRITAIN
109 C Scotland to London 1815 SFL with interesting markings - Scottish HS large black “Addl. ½” and boxed “Brechin/490-E” red octagonal “Ap 3/1815/W$âA” and London red HS “B/Ap 4/1815" and oval “10 o’clock/1815/F.N.D./Ap. 4". A bit aged but still attractive and F PHOTO E$75+
110 C 1817 to 1854 range of SFLs (10) inc. Scotland, also tiny 1846 stampless cover with letter enclosed and 1892 “On Her Majesty’s Service” SC with printed “Post Office” LL and HS signature at UR “Chas. D. Lang”. Usual flaws on some otherwise F E$75+
111 o Sc. #7 used 1854 sixpence embossed. Three margins. Corner crease. Slight surface rubbing. F PHOTO 2003 Sc. U.S.$500 (C$675)
112 o 11 diff. QV issues. Note #4 (two shades) two-margin copies, 22, 28, 55 Pl. 1, 58 Pl. 9, 69 Pl. 15, 70 Pl. 16 etc. All faulty to varying degrees. Spacefillers 2003 Sc. U.S.$1635 (C$2500+)
113 o Sc. #116//126 used QV 1887-1900 Jub. issues - 28 stamps. Better than average selection - some beautiful cancels. Note #117 (5), 118a (2), 120 (8), 121 (3), 122 (4), etc. Some with nice colour. F-VF 2003 Sc. U.S.$1070.75 (C$1500)
114 o SG #198//214 used - 14 QV Jubs. comprising Sc. #112-22, 126 + extra shade #115 and 119. F-VF. (Sc. #122 has HS of company on face of stamps). PHOTO 2001 SG £386 2004 Sc. U.S.$341.75
115 o Sc. #127//138 & 143 - SG #215//257 used 1902-11 Edwards inc. shades (23) to one-shilling. Several with perfins. VG-VF. Some heavy cancels as usual. 2001 SG £376 PHOTO 2004 Sc. $404.40
116 o SG Concise #459Wi, 463Wi to 466Wi used Edward and KGVI defin. - five diff. wmk. inverted - ten each. F avg. E$25+
117 * Sc. #387p-401p mint selection of 1962-3 phosphor issues in blocks of four. One stamp in each hinged, balance NH. F-VF 2004 Sc. $772.40
118 * Sc. #MH169, 175-6 - SG Concise #1026, 7, 8 - mint 1977 £1, £2 and £5 machins in traffic light gutter pairs. Also £1 two diff. traffic light corner blocks. VF-NH SG £108 (C$250)
119 * Sc. #MH36 mint threepenny ultra cylinder block of 40 #4 dot 3P2B, OCP/PVA from early period unnumbered phos. cylinder. VF-NH E$40
120 * Machin varieties - 30+ diff. in booklet panes and singles, gutter pairs, blocks, coils, strips and singles. Note double impressions, retouches, underinking, scratches, phos. varieties, cracked plates, shades in gutter pairs - note Sc. #MH69-71 (11) alone. VF-NH E$200+
121 * 15 machin listed varieties mainly in cylinder blocks of 4 to 9 stamps. SG Spec. 1989 #U154c, U149k, U80f, U133f, U133e, U146db, U149d, U149g/h, U149f, U166e, U167e, U166g and U166f. VF-NH E$150-$175
122 * Machins inc. phos. varieties comprising 28 singles, a pair, two strips of three and cylinder block of six; missing phos., phos. colour varieties, phos. offset on back, misplaced phos. bands etc. F-VF-NH E$150+
123 *o Sc. #4//453 mint and used selection of 600 stamps hinged to quad. pages. Some dup. as to mint and used. A number in blocks with 3 of 4 NH. Sound copies of 4, 34B, 120, 122, 203-04, 222-24 plus other slightly better. Some of the earlier issues are in mixed condition. Majority F-VF 2004 Sc. $3235
124 o Sc. #3//198 - used accumulation-collection in small album of 75 stamps - QV to KGV. Note #30 Pl. 14-5, 39, 45 Pl. 5 & 6, 51 Pl. 9, 87 Pl. 13, 94, 95 (2), 96, 105, 107, 111-22 and 126. F avg. 2004 Sc. U.S.$2185+ (C$3060)
125 * Lot of stamps, presentation packs, booklets and FDCs 1960s to 80s. Includes a number of mint gutter pair sets. F-VF*-NH Cat. £415 (C$950) in 2003 Gibbons Concise
126 *o 20+ varieties on commems. - early pre-decimal to 1970s, constant flaws, colour shifts, retouches, positional varieties, misplaced phos., gum varieties. F-VF - mint are NH E$120
127 * Six varieties inc. three Doctor Blade varieties in Sc. #410 - UR block of 20 and LR traffic light block of 18 - vert. - all left stamps with line running through queen’s head; MH39 block of 20 vert. margin to margin with line in sixth row; MH49 left vert. margin block of 40 with line in row 2; two necklace varieties in MH25a and MH60 strip of ten and left margin block of 18 #474-5 horse with white leg variety. F-VF-NH E$75-$100
128 o Collection stated to cat. Scott 2004 $380+. Four repaired and defective slightly better stated to cat. $386 (total $766+). Few hundred stamps. Also selection of couple hundred Canada selected for varieties, cancels etc. this all QE era. Gen. F some unused no gum in Canada E$50+
129 *o Grouping of various items - 246 stamps and three s/s. Note 16 mainly cylinder certs. between MH24 and MH175 and 835-8; #406 used - two vert. blocks of six, 393P mint cylinder block of four, six LL inscr. blocks #MH168 (four diff.) mint NH commem. sets almost complete 1979-82 etc. 2003 Sc. U.S.$260++ (C$364)
130` * Sc. #BK128//BK826 - 34 booklets - 24 diff. as to issue and cover design. Note BK759 (10). VF-NH 2004 Sc. U.S.$201.50 (C$282)
131 o 5 lbs. commems. on single paper mostly last 2-3 years - many cds. Gen. F E$150+
132 *C Comprising Sc. #280 left margin vert. block of 60 most NH; and four meter covers - 1956 Heal’s commercial cover 2d. meter with ½d. private perfin added, 1958 ½d. meter added to KGVI window PSE, and two 1963 Pitney Bowes Specimens - one with illus. of machine in meter E$40+
133 * Eight early QEII predecimal commem. listed varieties - W8c, 49d, W26h (2), W27b & c, W56b and WP98b. VF-NH E$40
134 *oC G.B. and British Commonwealth - all reigns accumulation inc. 13 G.B. - note used Sc. #32 Pl. 3, 67 Pl. 7 (2), 82 Pl. 23, also #595-7, 642 & 646 with Cyprus F.P.O. cancels, 1897 Hospital Fund Charity labels 1/- and 2/6; 1912 cover to Lady Molesworth G.B. to Italy San Domenico Di Fiesole - sq. circ. BS; regd. F.P.O. #6 Censor cover to London, Ceylon Sc. #290 two sheets of 50 and MR4 sheet of 200 folded; Aust. #19 (50) and #21 with s.o.n. Ship Mail Room Melbourne strike etc. Stamps alone cat. U.S.$233. Most F-VF E$50+
135 C 1907 to 1990s - about 140 covers or cards. Mostly 1950s to 1990s FDCs mostly cacheted. Note five WWII, Censored, black-out cancels, Salvation Army etc. Examine. Some mixed condition. Mostly F E$75+
136 C British Navy - Christmas greeting card (10). Several with small flaws but most fresh and VF. Era unknown but looks earlier PHOTO E$25+
137 C Postcards - some used - lot of about 83 “Oilette” mostly mint postcards, mostly British, but notice some German “Tuck” cards. VG-VF E$50+
138 1885 legal documents re William Massey of Newcastle under Lyme. (Owner feels there is a connection with Canada’s Governor General Massey but unresearched by us) Attractive and frameable. F E$50+
139 * G.B. - Offices in Turkey - Sc. #48-54, 55-64 mint 1921 Levant and 1921 Surcharges. F-VF-H PHOTO Sc. U.S.$179.35 (C$242)
CATALOGUE
140 Stanley Gibbons British Comm. 1993 part 1 - Vol. 1 and 2. F E$25+
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH
AUSTRALIA
141 * Sc. #166//175 mint - SG #179-192 - 1940s perf. 15 X 14 or 14 X 15 definitives. Complete set of 14. ½d., 3d., 4d., and 1/- NH otherwise F-VF-H PHOTO 2004 Sc. $42.12 - 2002 SG £55
142 * SG #179b, 181a & 185a mint 1942 coil pairs - ½d. several nibbed perfs. at bottom of bottom stamp. SG Pencil note on gum of one 1d. and one 2d. otherwise F-VF-NH - very scarce (see Page 495 Scott 2004 Vol. 1 for note on coils) PHOTO 2002 SG £69
143 * Sc. #902//1553 mint 1984 to 1996 range of complete issues - many in presentation packs. About 159 stamps, five s/s and one bklt. F-VF-NH (high face value) 2004 Sc. U.S.$141.90 (C$200)
144 * 1990 and 1997 year sets with original souvenir hardcover books. Inc. 1135 and 1535A. VF A$92 (C$85)
145 * 1998 Deluxe collection of 1998 stamps - face A$45.55. In sealed plastic as received from P.O.
146 * The Collection of 1999 Australian stamps - face A$44.60. In sealed pack as issued by Post Office
147 * Sealed pack “The Collection 2000 Australian Stamps”. Stamps have a face value A$68.87 with 56 pages (in book) showing photographs in illustrations. As new. Includes exclusive Australian gold medallist stamp sheetlet
148 * 2001 Deluxe collection - face A$60.30. In sealed plastic as received from P.O.
149 * 2002 collection of Australian stamps as issued in hardcover year book. Face approx. A$45
150 o 2½ lbs. recent mix on single paper. Mostly commems. - many cds. Gen. F E$50+
151 *o Australia and States - lot of about 1000 stamps 1856-2001. Note Australia #7 used small tear, 6 used creases, 126 used short perfs., 144 used short perfs., 178 used, 187*, 218-21 used, 376 used; NSW 32* part O.G. ink numbers on back, 105 used; Queensland 52 used revenue, 81 used; Tasmania 52 used; Victoria 159*. Gen. F 2004 Sc. U.S.$1210 (C$1550)
BASUTOLAND
152 * Sc. #1-10 mint 1933 George V set. F-VF-H PHOTO 2004 Sc. U.S.$177.25 (C$240)
153 * Sc. #J5-8 mint 1961 Surcharged Dues basic set of four. 100 sets mostly blocks and large multiples. F-VF-NH 2002 Sc. U.S.$360 (C$500)
BECHUANALAND PROTECTORATE
154 SP (Sc. #685) SG #53S - fourpence on ½d. vermilion. HS “Specimen” PHOTO 2002 SG £130
BERMUDA
155 C Bermuda to Canada - Sc. #26 strip of four “One farthing” surcharge on one shilling grey. Neatly tied by “Hamilton Bermuda 19 Au/1908" cancels. Scarce on international cover. Bit roughly opened at left otherwise F PHOTO E$35+
156 * Six diff. panes of six each - 2½d. and 3d. panes NH otherwise H - some clipped perfs. which are natural for this. Very scarce. Ex SG bks. #SB1 - all five panes and SB2 - one 6d. pane. F-VF PHOTO 2002 SG £155+
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH
157 *o Antigua to Solomon Is. collection of mostly QE early sets but also some earlier mostly 20th century. Mixed mint and used with some sets both mint and used. Many complete sets with values to £2. Gen. F-VF-H. Owner’s 1966 count over 1400 stamps. Mostly diff. Sc. $3500+
158 *o Large selection of 1981 Royal Wedding and QEII Jubilee issues. Consists of 350 stamps, 75 sheets, 10 booklets. All mint NH, plus 120 stamps and 10 sheets cancelled. Small amount of dup. as to mint and used otherwise all diff. E$1000+
159 *o A-S countries - 1700+ stamps in springback album. Good quantity of sets with many dup. as to mint and used. Some strength in Australia otherwise fairly even distribution. Gen. F-VF-H 2003 & 2004 Sc. U.S.$1230+ (C$1700)
160 o Used accumulation of several thousand stamps on and off paper plus a few covers. Note scattering of better values inc. Zanzibar 1964 Independence local overprints set of 15 (no 1.25sh) on cover front. VG-VF E$150
161 * Accumulation of mint stamps and presentation packs mostly Elizabethan. Many complete sets. Strength in modern Samoa (cat. $154) inc. 725-40, Australia mint (cat. $130), N.Z. (cat. $70). Note Zimbabwe 493-514* NH. F-VF. Mostly NH. Est. cat. value U.S.$475 (C$660)
162 *o G-M countries - 1100+ stamps hinged in springback album. Some complete sets with dup. as to mint and used. Otherwise all diff. Note Hong Kong 151-53 mint, Malawi 51 mint and used. Gen. F-VF 2003 & 2004 Sc. U.S.$623+ (C$860)
163 *o Lot of about 125 Geo V stamps. Mostly mint. Number of better values and sets. Inc. Barbados #152-64*, Bermuda 71-9*, India 124* NH, Cochin 14-21 used, Jaipur 45*, Soruth 30-7*, Malta 83*, St. Kitts-Nevis 37-51*, Turks & Caicos 60-70*, Antigua 38*. F-VF 2002 Sc. U.S.$559.95 (C$755)
164 *o B-Z countries - estimated 1700+ stamps hinged in springback album. Some complete sets with dup. as to mint and used. Otherwise all diff. Note Cyprus 164-9 (mint and used), 244-6 (mint and used), + other slightly better inc. a few early Ceylon, etc. Gen. F-VF E$150
165 *o I-Z countries - 1100+ stamps hinged in springback album. Many complete sets with some better. Note Malta 246-262 H, Tristan da Cunha 71-84 H and on cover, Virgin Is. 144-158 mint and used. Some dup. as to mint and used F-VF 2003 & 2004 Sc. U.S.$1182 (C$1630)
166 o 2500+ stamps in stock cards. Mostly low value defs. and commems. Some slightly better. Strength in Australia, Jamaica, N.Z. and 200+ Hong Kong. Some in blocks. Few damaged - majority F-VF E$125-$150
167 *o Lot of mint NH sets and FDCs from 1972 Silver Wedding, 1977 Ascension, 1978 Coronation and 1973 Wedding omnibus. FDCs catalogued as used stamps. F-VF 2003 Sc. U.S.$466.75 (C$650)
168 *o Inc. S to Z collection inc. some South Orkney and South Shetlands, Falkland Is., balance is a mishmash of stamps, loose in glassines or small boxes etc. Mostly 20th cent. If you want something to sort this may be ideal. Probably thousands of stamps. Some foreign. F avg.-H E$100+
169 * Some slightly stuck down - 440 stamps hinged to pages. Late 19th cent. to 40s. A number of 1937 Coronation complete sets. Strength in Australia note #144 used, 149 H - crease, 161 H, C1 H. Other slightly better throughout. Gen. F 2003/2004 Sc. U.S.$325 (C$450)
170 * 1935 Jubilee - 20 diff. sets inc. Bahamas, Bermuda, Malta, Mauritius, Nauru, S. Africa horizontal pairs, SWA. F-VF* H to HH 2002 Sc. U.S.$237.40 (C$320)
171 *C 1910 to 1967 selection of covers and cards. Inc. some values from Cocos Islands and three 1963 covers; seven 1938 Jamaica; four 1937 Confed. (one faulty) etc. etc. Also Bahamas 1967 souv. card with set from 1¢ to 25¢ - H. Gen. F-VF E$50+
BRITISH GUIANA
172 * Sc. #178-80, 210-22 mint 1934 Pictorial issue plus three earlier values. F-VF-H PHOTO 2004 Sc. U.S.$101.60 (C$137)
BRITISH PACIFIC
173 *o Lot of about 800 stamps from about 1902 to 1990. Mixed mint and used. Number of complete sets. Note Gilbert 40-51*, 61-71*; New Hebrides 9*; Tonga 68*. F-VF 2003 Sc. U.S.$840 (C$1075)
CEYLON
174 o Sc. #6 used 1857 fivepence imperf. 2½ margins. Light cancel. F PHOTO 2004 Sc. U.S.$175 (C$235)
COOK, AITUTAKI, NIUE, PENRHYN
175 *o Lot of about 335 stamps 1902-85 mixed mint and used. Number of complete sets. Note Cook 91-7* H, 123* H (X 2); Penrhyn 17-24* H, 25-30* H, 170-1* NH. F-VF 2004 Sc. U.S.$517.40 (C$665)
FIJI
176 *o Lot of about 190 stamps 1902-80. Mixed mint and used. Some complete sets. Note #120* H 2004 Sc. U.S.$216.40 (C$275)
HONG KONG
177 o Sc. #20//110 used - selected from old collection due to cancel interest on a few - 7 diff. stamps in mixed cond. Note #20 with clear “Canton Sp 26/88" with indicia “A” cds. #40 with 1890 “Amoy” cancel, etc. PHOTO E$25
178 C Cover to Canada - Sc. #133 four 4¢ KGV tied by “Victoria/Hong Kong/13 Ap/38" cancels. Some minor creasing mostly at corners. Otherwise F PHOTO E$25+
179 C Sc. #194 - 1956 cover to Canada with interesting HS’s. Boxed violet “Commanding Officer/H.M.A.S. “Tobruk” 7 Sep 1956" and “Captain (D) 101 Destroyer Squadron/7 Sep 1956". First we have seen. A bit grubby and minor creasing otherwise F PHOTO E$35+
180 *o Sc. #221-236, 239-244 mint and used 1960s group of 11 complete sets most dup. as to mint and used. F-VF-H 2004 Sc. $361.55 (C$500)
181 * Sc. #275-88 mint 1973 definitives presentation pack. VF-NH 2003 Sc. U.S.$113.45+ (C$153)
IONIAN ISLANDS
182 o Sc. #2 used 1859 one-penny. Pen cancel. Three margins. VG PHOTO 2004 Sc. U.S.$190
IRELAND
183 o ¾ lb. (12 oz.) high values to £2. Many cds. On single paper Gen. F+ E$50+
LESOTHO
184 * Sc. #150 mint 1973 30¢ Kimberlite complete sheet of 50 with gutter. F-VF-NH 2003 Sc. $187.50
MALTA
185 * Sc. #66-73 mint 1921-2 script CA set of eight. F-VF-H (2d. no gum) PHOTO 2002 Sc. U.S.$358.65 (C$485)
186 * Sc. #131-47 mint 1926-7 postage set. F-VF-H (low values HR) PHOTO 2002 Sc. U.S.$119.10 (C$161)
187 * Sc. #148-66 mint 1928 Postage and Revenue overprints. F-VF H and LH PHOTO 2002 Sc. U.S.$128.25 (C$173)
188 * Sc. #167-83 mint 1930 Postage and Revenue set. F-VF-LH PHOTO 2002 Sc. U.S.$132.20 (C$179)
189 *C The Sovereign Order of Fascinating Cinderella collection (although stated Malta recognized issues on mails to same) 1966-70, comprising 171 stamps inc. multiples and inscr. blocks, some dup. + 23 maxim cards and FDCs (these are stuck down) otherwise VF some NH E$50-$75
NAURU
190 * Sc. #1-11, 4a mint 1916-23 overprint set including both dies of two-pence. F-VF-LH (4a NH) PHOTO Sc. U.S.$146
191 * Sc. #14 mint 1916 5/- carmine Seahorse. Couple of nibbed perfs. VF-LH. Fresh PHOTO 2002 Sc. U.S.$175 (C$235)
192 * Sc. #17-30, 17a mint 1924-47 Freighter glazed white paper 1937-47 printing. F-VF mostly LH PHOTO 2003 Sc. U.S.$181.80
193 * (Sc. #17-30) SG #26A-39A mint 1924 Freighter original rough greyish paper set of 14. F-VF LH and NH (10/- NH) small toning spot on ninepence and ten-shilling PHOTO SG £200 (C$470)
NEW ZEALAND
194 o 2 lbs. recent mix on single paper mostly commems., booklets. Gen. F E$75+
NORFOLK ISLAND
195 *o Lot of about 240 stamps 1947-96. Mostly mint. Number of complete sets. Note 23-4* H, 42* H. F-VF 2004 Sc. U.S.$258 (C$330)
PITCAIRN ISLANDS
196 * Lot of about 130 stamps 1940-88. Mostly mint. Some complete sets. Note 1-8* NH, 39-51* H. F-VF 2003 Sc. U.S.$155.55 (C$200)
RHODESIA
197 * Sc. #109, 109a mint 1910 8d. double head both perfs. F-VF-H. Dist. gum on 109. PHOTO 2003 Sc. U.S.$180
198 * Sc. #275//293 mint 1970-73 set of 17 - original set complete but missing mint 4¢, 6¢ and 7½¢. Includes 4¢ used, otherwise mint. 10¢ a bit flawed otherwise F-VF-NH PHOTO 2003 Sc. $43.60
ST. LUCIA TO CANADA
199 C Sc. #97 and 100 - O.H.M.S. clean registered cover ex “Castries/ St. Lucia/5 De/36". Seven BS inc. New York transit and two diff. RPOs arriving “Pembroke Ont./De 19/36". Attractive and F E$35+
SEYCHELLES
200 SP (Sc. #49 to 51S) SG #57S//59S 1903 Edward Surcharged - ovpt. “Specimen”. VF-H. Fresh colour. Very scarce. PHOTO 2002 SG £80 (C$180)
SOLOMON ISLANDS
201 *o Lot of about 300 stamps 1907-88. Mixed mint and used. Number of complete sets. Note #78* H, 89-103* H, 113-25* H, 128-42* H, 149-66* H, 180-94* H. F-VF 2003 Sc. U.S.$382.85 (C$490)
SOUTH AFRICA AND S.W.A.
202 *o 650+ stamps (inc. 120 S.W.A.) hinged to pages and loose in glassine. Many se-tenant pairs up to the early 50s. Note #66 H pair, 67 H pair (cat. $50) and many others. High cat. value Gen. F-VF E$200-$250 realized price
SOUTH AUSTRALIA
203 * Sc. #7 1857 twopence pale red. Four margins but small piece missing LL corner. Unused no gum. F PHOTO 2004 Sc. U.S.$650 (C$880)
204 * Sc. #12 mint 1858 sixpence slate blue. Trimmed on two sides. VG-O.G.-H PHOTO 2004 Sc. U.S.$375 (C$505)
205 * Sc. #13 mint - SG #38 - 1861 one-shilling yellow rouletted. Trimmed on three sides. Small cut and repaired tears at top. F-O.G.-H PHOTO 2004 Sc. U.S.$1250 (C$1690)- 2002 SG £450
SOUTH GEORGIA
206 C Sc. #1-15 used 1963 original set of 15 to £1on cover addressed to Surrey, England. Stamps cancelled “Falkland Islands Dependency/South Georgia 17 Jy/63". Cover creased otherwise F - stamps F-VF 2003 Sc. U.S.$87.95+ as stamps (C$121)
TASMANIA
207 * Sc. #15 mint 1858 sixpence blue-grey. Four margins. F-O.G.-H PHOTO 2004 Sc. U.S.$400 (C$540)
TOBAGO
208 * Sc. #5 1879 five-shilling unused no gum. VF PHOTO 2003 Sc. U.S.$575 (C$775)
TRINIDAD
209 * Sc. #30 mint 1860 sixpence deep green. VF-O.G.-H PHOTO 2002 Sc. U.S.$200 (C$270)
LITERATURE
210 “Between the Touchwoods: a History of Punnichy and Districts” (Saskatchewan). HC 762 pages. Fully illustrated. A quick glance finds mention of William McKay, Touchwood Hills Fur Trade Post, Apprentice Postmaster; Alfred Von Lindeburgh, Postmaster at Kutawa, N.W.T., 1883 with picture of P.O. at his home etc. Fascinating stories of the residents. Issued 1983. VF E$50+
211 The Posted Letter in Colonial and Revolutionary America 1628-1790 by Alex ter Braake. HC - many hundreds of pages inc. plenty of illustrations of SFLs and SCs. F E$100+
212 This is Philately by Kenneth A. Wood - HC - three-volume set. An encyclopedia of the fascinating world of stamp collecting. Copyright 1982. As new. A bit dusty. VF E$25+
213 About 28 items inc. Maresch mid-1990s auction catalogues, five hardcover books and nine soft cover. Note Holmes 10th edition; 5th edition Collect British Postmarks; Maine Postal History and Postmarks - signed by V. G. Greene; How to Arrange and Write up a Stamp Collection by Phillips; Picture Postcards by Gutzman; U.S. Stampless Cover Catalogue by Konwiser, etc. etc. E$50+
214 Robson Lowe two-vol. parts 1 to 6 North America - HC. Canada 320 pages and Provinces continue to page 760. As new E$75+
215 The Postage Stamps and Postal History of Canada by Winthrop S. Boggs. Quarterman reprint in one volume. As new - current retail $125
216 A Canadian Military Postal History Anthology from BNAPS Canadian Military Mail Study Group, plus HC The Canadian Military Posts Vol. 3 1947 to 1989 by Bailey and Toop. Also quantity Canadian cancels - RCAF, CAPO, MPO plus 12 RPO partials, etc. E$75+
PHOTOGRAPHS
217 H.R.H. The Prince of Wales, Abergeldie, Sept. 1886 (with his dog). Back shows ad for A. & G. Taylor Photographers “To Her Majesty the Queen, London”. Minor flaws otherwise F app. Scarce PHOTO E$35+
218 King Edward, his son later King George V, and members of Royal Family. Byrne & Co., Richmond, Surrey. About fine E$35+
219 By “Walery, Photographer to the Queen” - logo shows “VR” with crown. Mary, later Queen Mary wife of KGV. Turn of last century. F PHOTO E$25+
NEW BRUNSWICK
220 o USC #1 used threeprence red - repaired - four margins - F app. PHOTO $325
221 C G.B. to New Brunswick SFL with printed “General Post Office” LL and UR “On Her Majesty’s Service” with signature of “L. Bidwell”. Letter is an early G.P.O. printed form with mss. additions concerning delivery of a letter. Printed signature of “W. L. Maberly, Secretary” at bottom of form. This is the earliest postal transatlantic form letter we have handled. Various HS inc. red crown “Paid/9 Au 9/1847" London oval “L/Au 10/G” and “Dorchester/N.B./SE 1/1847" and “Chatham” “Sep 3". Some staining at back. Quite fine PHOTO E$150+
NEWFOUNDLAND
222 * USC #11A 1860 kthreepence green triangle. Margins clear to well clear on two sides. Cutting at bottom. Unused no gum otherwise VG PHOTO $60
223 C Sc. #82 - advertising cover 2¢ Edward tied by “Bay Roberts/Newf’d/Mr 22/07" split ring. To Old Perlican, T.B. with T.P.O. BS same date. Trifle stained and flap a bit faulty otherwise F and scarce PHOTO E$50+
224 * Sc. #86 mint 2¢ 1908 Map block of four. F-F+-NH. Scarce block PHOTO $120+
225 * USC #87-93, 95-7, 100 - 1910 Guy issue. 9¢ engraved, rest lithographed. Inc. both 6¢ varieties. F-VF*-H PHOTO $390.50
226 o USC #63//270 and C19 used stock - probably over 1200 stamps. Probably 40 to 55 diff. with quantities to about 60 the same. May be useful for cancels, varieties, etc. Est. cat. $300+
227 C USC #UX2 - Webb P2 - mint 1879 2¢ postcard (11) - F USC $82.50 - Webb $110
228 C Seven covers 1937 to 1949 plus one late usage 1951; Canada - 11 airmail covers; #216 six 1936 registered covers; selection of Canada Post presenting cards; various cheques; modern lot of unused postal stat. items and two official Millennium keepsakes by Canada Post. A few flaws - gen. F-VF PHOTO E$90+
NOVA SCOTIA
229 o USC #5 used sixpence dark green - light thins - margins well clear to close. Small moderate grid cancel otherwise F PHOTO $800
230 C London, England to Halifax, N.S. Rates seem to be 1 sh sterling and “1/4" currency. BS London handstamp “M- Au 1/1827" cds. Pelican Life Ins. corresp. Usual extra folds. PHOTO E$50
CANADA REVENUES
231 o VD #FB37//FB51 - on-paper selection of 1868 Third Bill Issue. Inc. 3¢ and 6¢ still on paper and thus unchecked for watermark. Plus two Quebec Law. F avg. Cat. $80+
LITERATURE
232 C “Upper and Lower Canada Cross-border Mail to 1851 collected by Earl E. Palmer” . VF. 304 pages E$25+
CANADIANA
233 Postal records St. Urbain, Que (68 pages), 1950 Royal Canadian Air Force Report on winter operations, Edmonton, Churchill, Watson Lake; native and English bilingual magazine “Keewatin” from Summer 1971. F-VF E$25+
234 Steamer related - vignette die proof of the SS Montreal on wove paper (111 X 58mm.), late impression. Scarce and VF (Maresch Lot 1145 October 1996). PHOTO E$100+
CANADA POSTAL HISTORY
235 C Lower Canada - very fine strike of two-line “Montreal/Dec - 3" on reverse of clean cover with slight partial repair at top. Pencil notation (de Longueil, 2 Dec 1798) and (superb strike). From the De Volpi Collection (closest to old C.S.#VII) PHOTO E$150+
236 C Lower Canada - VF strike of “Montreal/24 Sep 1801" across flap on folded letter to Mr. Hugh Finlay, at Quebec. (old C.S.#X) (See Maresch Lot 1086/ Oct 96 - realized $105 + 10%) PHOTO
237 C England to Canada - SFL written 2 Sept. 1847 by Wm. Lauder to the Revd. James George, Minister, Scarborough near Toronto, Canada. Inquiry re his brother John Lauder, farmer in Scarborough. Letter has black border. Rated mss. “2/3" HS “More to Pay” in circle. Undated “Belton” HS and “Grantham/Sp 2/1847" plus red “Paid/3 Sp/1847". Black wax seal. A bit grubby and some tears not affecting face of cover. Otherwise VF PHOTO E$75+
238 C Two covers and card each with corner card or illustrated advertising of Nordheimer Pianos or in case of 1898 cover “Lindsay Nordheimer”. F and attractive. QV cover otherwise 1906 Edwards. PHOTO E$50+
239 C Selection of patriotic items - 14 postcards inc. Rat Portage, CPR Empress of India, Indian Maiden etc., Christmas and other greeting cards for enclosure inside envelopes, 1901 cover Dominion of Canada Insurance Co. with maple leaf, coat of arms etc. and early 19th century Hotel Carls-Rite patriotic menu. Interesting and useful lot. Gen. F PHOTO E$125+
240 C 1904-1967 selection of covers and cards. About 40 viewcards some used, one folder of new cards as originally sold, one early 20th cent. U.S.A. card, about 26 covers 1962 to 1967 usages to Europe plus six fronts or partials from same era. Also registered Tonga to Canada cover of 1939 - four diff. stamps on this. Otherwise gen. F-VF E$75+
241 C Canada to Italy - 2¢ carmine Admiral not tied and may not belong on censored postcard. Boxed “Bologna Posta Estera/Censura Militare”. Undated but view side shows map of Quebec and U.S.A. plus location of Valcartier Camp where 50,000 Canadian troops are training for the front. Corner crease otherwise F PHOTO E$35+
242 C Four covers with slogan cancels, inc. two illus. advt. - 1929 MacDonald’s Tobacco stained (silver heart), #150 tied by #U-110 on front and I-100 on back and 1927 Hamilton Jubilee of Confederation (orange) with corresponding #H-170 tying pair #105; + two 1934 stamp Co. corner cards - Empire Stamp Co. Tor. with #E-175 tying Sc. #197 + U.S. Deficiency in Address handstamp and OHI & MPLS R.P.O. and 1934 J. N. Sissons Tor. franked by Sc. #195 with #R-440. Sissons has back stains otherwise F avg. PHOTO Coutt’s $41++
243 C Most 1930 to modern covers - over 300+ inc. precancels, illustrated advertising, Field Post Office, R.P.O., registered, Centennial, 1949 Edmonton Exhibition, Special Delivery, Winnipeg 75th Anniversary cover etc. Mixed cond. Many F or better E$100+
244 C Canada, G.B., U.S.A. and Denmark collection of 89 PCs in photo album, mainly early 20th cent. Note 1936 foldout view I.O.M., 1905 Santa card; WWI patriotic; three Danish Christmas greetings; holiday and spec. occasion mainly + humour. Stamps removed on some, some interesting cancels. Otherwise F avg. E$45
245 C Lot of about 40 c.o.d. tags from mid-1960s. Mostly Quebec. Gen. F. Nice variety E$50
246 C 1975 to modern range of postal stat. - about 90 items. Mostly unused inc. 60¢ airletter sheets. F-VF E$35+
247 C 1977 to 1980 usages - lot of about 98 change of address cards. Most with large “Letter Carriers” handstamp of Beloeil, Que and franked with $1 Vancouver. F-VF E$40
248 C Lot of about 76 change of address cards from 1980s all with various labels “Etiquette Commandee”. Mostly meter franking, some stamps. Gen. F E$40
249 C Specialized lot of about 77 1983-84 Ontario Klussendorf commercial covers. Some scarce items. F-VF E$75
250 C Lot of about 47 diff. 1984 Ontario Klussendorf slogan cancel commercial covers. F-VF E$30+
251 C House of Commons covers - mid-1980s. Signed by MPs inc. David Crombie, Mike Wilson, John Turner, Sinclair Stevens, John Crosbie, Brian Mulroney, Sheila Copps etc. Probably over 300 covers. Some larger. Most F E$40+
252 C Large box of hundreds of covers. Stated by owner to contain Klussendorf cancels and meter mail. We saw 1980s and 1990s date. Gen. F E$50+
253 C Sc. #246//834 1939 to 1979 - 500+ first day covers. 50% cacheted. Dup. to 5 of a kind. F-VF E$125
254 C Sc. #317//1755ai - over 200 mostly cacheted FDCs - values to $2 noted. Mostly 1970s to 1990s. Some earlier. Gen. F-VF. Many high values inc. Olympic $1 and $2. E$150
255 C Approx. 2500 covers 1996-9 with jet spray cancels inc. a variety of types and slogans inc. some with 46¢ rates. F avg. Nationwide PHOTO E$60
256 C Postcards - unused - lot of about 111 (8 diff.) postcards from 1960s all risque humour theme. Curteich and others. VF E$25
257 C Canada, U.S.A. and foreign - accumulation of postcards, covers, labels, paper money etc. Note various 1976 Olympic brochures, Yugoslavia 20 inflation banknotes from 190s, six banknotes Japanese Occupation of China 1938 (usual rough condition), early French dirigible postcard, 1925 Rockwell Kent Casanova copper plate proof printing (two copies) stated to retail U.S.$50 each E$40+
CANADA COLLECTIONS AND LARGE LOTS
258 *o Collection of 620 mostly diff. stamps in Kabe Hingeless album 1868-1974. Note mint NH #70, 85-6, 183i, 226 (2) and 302, and H #71, 79, 80, 116, 92 (two F-H and VF unused no gum), 139-40, better early commems., 149-61 ($1 has small thin), 195-201, 227, 245, and used #22, 24, 27a, 45-6, 133 etc. etc. Most mint mainly F-VF USC $5375
259 *o Canada and Provinces - collection of Canada (950+) and Nfld. and Prov. (130+) in Minkus album pages to 1973 and inc. b.o.b., and in stock sheets. Note mint H Canada #126, 140, 152, 178 and horiz. pairs #168-72; and used #29, 39d, 46, 72, 94, 97i, 99, 103, 177 (2), 227 block of four, and 302, some better earlier with faults - spacefillers not inc. in cat. Otherwise most used. Mint are H USC $2580+
260 *o Accumulation of about 300 stamps, two covers and 12 booklets. All periods. Some better values. Note #96* NH block, 203* block bottom pair NH, 38 used (X 8), 39 used (X 5), 39b used (X 3), 40 used (X 3) two faulty, 54 used faults, 102 used VG, 135*, 261* crease, 262* VF, 278-81*, 272-3*, 302*. Some dup. VG-VF USC $1515
261 *o Modern with a mint face of about $153 plus a back-of-book collection with a USC value of over $425. Inc. a few better items. Note #025 used; J10 hinged and 010 NH. Most F-VF. In Schaubek Hingeless album. E$230+
262 *o Sc. #51//751 + b.o.b. - 1897 to 1977 mostly mint collection in expensive Kabe album. Only a few used and mostly NH. Pages to 1978 and album alone might retail $200. Note #241 and 242 mint NH. Gen. F-VF E$200+
263 o Canada and Nfld. - collection-accumulation of 441 stamps in three small albums - Cdn. (324) and Nfld. (117). QV to KGVI mainly inc. b.o.b. to 5+ of a kind - many diff. Note Canada #94 (4), 95 (2), 100 (2), 101, 159, 177, Admirals to $1 etc. Faulty (not in cat.) to VF USC $1000+
264 *o Collection of 764 diff. stamps and 12 s/s in Kabe Hingeless album 1975-92. Almost all mint NH. Almost complete for period. Commems. to $2 values and defs. to $5 values. VF E$350
265 o 1859 to 1976 selection inc. nice group of QV issues. Some Nfld. and Provinces. Canada includes back-of-book. Useful lot. Hundreds. Gen. F-VF used USC $2870.70
266 *o Sc. #14//498 + b.o.b. - large selection of 1120+ in singles, blocks and plate blocks. Some never hinged - range of Centennials in plate blocks to the $1. Many better items. Inc. #139-40 H (cat. $80), 177 HH (cat. $150), 198 block (cat. $140), 200 block (cat. $80), 209 block (cat. $80), 211-216 in blocks (cat. $78), 321 block (cat. $60), 492-4 corners (cat. $100). Many blocks have at least two never hinged. Includes 140+ Provinces, mainly Newfoundland. A few nibbed perfs. in early used. Most F-VF E$300+
267 o USC #74//299, J4//015A used blocks of four plus coil pairs and strips most F-VF. Note #123 pair, 160 strip of four etc. Nice lot 2000 USC $672.70
268 *o Over 1600 mint stamps - 1951 to 1962 issues mostly as plate blocks. Also about 120 used stamps and about 276 G.B. mint and used. Face of Canada mint alone about $78. Most F-VF-H-NH. Each block hinged in selvedge or on two stamps or more. High cat. value E$100+
269 *o 1080+ stamps - Small Queens to mid-70s. A number of slightly better. Note used #177, 203, 302 X 2 est. 200 mint most NH. Face $32+. Note 198 H X 2, 508-11p NH block. Some faults. Values to $2. Gen. F or better E$100+
270 *o USC #43//122 - 20 diff. Admiral varieties plus 6¢ SQ unused but regummed and two used Jubilees. #113 unused no gum otherwise Admirals all mint and F-VF H-NH PHOTO $564.50
271 * Late KGVI to QE selection of coils, Centennials inc. booklets and larger blocks, official O.H.M.S. and six plate blocks etc. Officials alone probably cat. about $100. Some H most F-VF-NH E$40+
272 * Mostly QE era - 546 stamps consisting of 135 plate blocks and six singles. Note #494 four corners and 032 $1 Totem block. F-VF-NH 2003 USC $495
273 o 20th century collection of many hundreds used - values to $5 - and some strength in back-of-book. Note #02, C01, E5 & E6 etc. Some faulty - most F or better. E$75+
274 *o Accumulation - several hundred stamps all reigns. Note #87-8 used, to 1960s mainly, in stocksheets and inc. sparse collection in Minkus album pages to 1973; also Canada official annual collection 1985 and thematic collection USC #4. Most F-VF some NH E$60+
275 o Collection of 1022 diff. stamps E$60+
276 o Collection of over 1200 diff. (owner’s count 1233 diff.) E$120+
277 o 187 diff. RPOs identified by Ludlow plus one Nfld. QV to QE. Well written up with RF to over 200 listed. F-VF E$75+
278 o Accumulation of approx. 2800 precancels from KGV Scroll to QE. A duplicated lot we note 3366 (Kitchener) on KGVI etc. Examine E$40+
279 * 1961 souv. card #3a and 1967 Prov. Flowers and Crest #9; plus Annual Collections 1983 to 1990 and 1994 to 1996. High face value - VF USC $625
280 *C Souvenir items from Canada Post - the so-called thematic collections. Starts with 1967 Centennial stamp case about 20 items inc. 1994 Annual Collection in hard-covered book. Original cost about $145. VF
281 * Thematic Collections (see page 453 - USC 2003 edition - these cat. $70) USC #38; 55 and #76. Their #76 is “The Series of the Century” commemorating Henderson goal - includes pair of stamps, special silver dollar and phone card. Others Olympic related. VF
282 o Souvenir articles and thematic collections plus 1980-1 and 1989 annual collection in sealed packs. As issued. Except 1960-63 souvenir cards envelopes may be a bit grubby - cards OK and now list as $7.50 to $20 each. Original cost from Post Office about $110
283 * Lighthouse N 51 SF 02 Canada 2002 supplement. retail $59.95 as new
CANADA PENCE
284 C Sc. #4 - threepence registered folded letter registered fee paid in cash and mss. “Registered Paid”. Threepence beaver four margins with portion of next stamp at left. Slight creasing. Red boxed “Registered” and red “City-of-Ottawa/U.C./Paid/Jy 14/1856". Otherwise F and scarce PHOTO E$400+
285 o USC #8, 14-15, 17 & 19 used 1857 to 1859 issues. ½d. damaged cat. as VG, plus 1¢, 5¢, 10¢ and 17¢ - some faults but mainly F PHOTO $475
286 o USC #9 used 7½d. green - split ring cancel - “tville/Roya/Jy 26/1859". Rare dated example - Canada went decimal on July 1, 1859 - this dated several weeks later. Exceptionally fine. Margins clear all around though close in spots PHOTO $4500
287 o USC #11 used halfpenny rose perf. 11¾ - four-ring “19" in black (London). Neat cancel - couple of nibbed perfs. otherwise sound and F PHOTO $1000
5¢ BEAVERS
288 o Sc. #15 used 5¢ Beavers (4). Each selected for fancy 5, 7 or 14 numeral cancels. Probably rating HS. Selected for cancels and stamps though presentable may have faults. PHOTO E$75
LARGE QUEENS
289 * USC #23 mint 1¢ yellow orange - tiny thin. Large areas of original gum - no premium added. Otherwise F-H PHOTO $800
290 o USC #24a used 2¢ Large Queen watermarked. Several pulled or short perfs. Light cancel. F PHOTO $225
291 * USC #25 mint 3¢ red - O.G. has been slightly redistributed. Some reperfing and short perfs. at right otherwise VG-LH PHOTO $600
292 o USC #26a used 5¢ olive green perf. 12 X 12. F PHOTO $450
293 * USC #27a mint 6¢ yellow brown - O.G. - F-H. A few missing perfs. PHOTO $975
294 * USC #28 mint 12½¢ blue - O.G. - no premium added - perfs. nibbed at top - otherwise F-H PHOTO $500
295 * USC #29 mint 15¢ grey violet - perfs. just cut at top - one nibbed perf. Fresh and F-O.G.-NH PHOTO $180
296 o USC #29b used 15¢ red lilac - exceptionally fine PHOTO $75+
297 * USC #30 15¢ grey shades (3) - O.G. - fresh and F-H $187.50
298 o USC #30b used 15¢ blue grey - “Halifax/Fe 9/95" squared circle cancel. Quite well centered. F+ (VF $75) PHOTO $35+
SMALL QUEENS
299 C USC #34 ½¢ block of ten showing wide and narrow perf. setting - several stamps are jumbos while others are small. LR stamp torn (stain affects two stamps). Tied to clean cover from Yorkville Oct./95 to England. BS on arrival. Cover crease otherwise F PHOTO $94+
300 C USC #34 & EN3 - Montreal to Hamilton 3¢ rate cover made up of 1¢ blue postal stat. (137 X 80mm.) plus strip of four ½¢ SQ cancelled with “Montreal/Canada/De 11/PM” duplex cancels. BS “Toronto/Canada/11/De 12/93". Attractive and unusual franking. VF PHOTO E$75+
301 C USC #34, 74 & U5 - 2¢ rate cover - stamps tied by three-ring barrel cancel “Toronto/Station C/20/Nov 21/03". To Berlin/Ont. with cds BS of same “No 23/03". Postage paid with ½¢ SQ; ½¢ QV Numeral and 1¢ QV envelope. Unusual combination. Very attractive and F PHOTO E$35+
302 * USC #35 mint 1¢ SQ with jumbo margins. Exceptionally F-NH. Some minor gum dist. PHOTO $60++
303 C Sc. #35 - Canada to France - 1¢ printed matter (circular) rate - paid with single 1¢ Small Queen neatly tied by “Chatham/N.B./Ja 5/97" cds cancel. Full “J. B. Snowball’s Miramichi Wood Trade Circular” for the year 1896. Wonderful details on shipments from New Brunswick and Nova Scotia for past ten years. VF and rare PHOTO E$200+
304 * USC #35d 1¢ orange yellow - perf. 11.5 X 12. Unused no gum as usual. Otherwise fresh and F PHOTO $150
305 C QV era - 1871//1902 selection of 17 covers and three postal stat. cards. Note 14 Small Queen covers inc. 1¢, 6¢ and 3¢ (12). The 3¢ inc. the 1871 mourning cover. Faulty 2¢ Map cover. The 2¢ and 5¢ QV Numeral on registered hotel cover has some faults. Mixed cond. Some fine PHOTO E$50+
306 C Sc. #35 - 4¢ rate cover from “Treasury Department Ontario” in red illustrated with crown etc. on flap. Indistinct blue violet cancel ties stamps. To Treasurer, L’Orignal. BS “Toronto, Fe 21/87" duplex 1 and “Ottawa/B/Fe 22/87" and destination “L’Orignal/ Ont./Fe 23/87". Unusual rate paid with 2 X 2¢ Small Queen. (circular rate 1¢). You figure it out. F PHOTO E$50+
307 o USC #37d used 3¢ perf. 12½ - trifle oxidized - light smudge cancel - F PHOTO $900
308 * USC #38 mint 5¢ slate green - O.G. redistributed - exceptionally F-H PHOTO $450
309 * USC #38 1876 5¢ slate green SQ - F+ - unused no gum. Pulled perfs. and small thin at top. PHOTO $300
310 * USC #39 mint 6¢ yellow brown - some O.G. - trace of rust at back of some perfs. really negligible. Well centered otherwise VF-H PHOTO $600
311 o Sc. #40, 40a and 40d used - six 10¢ Small Queens. Various shades. Small faults throughout. Some F+ app. Useful study group. One perf. 11½ X 12 with tiny closed tear PHOTO $350+
312 * USC #40a 10¢ dark magenta unused no gum - well centered and F PHOTO $500
313 o USC #40b used 10¢ deep lilac rose pair. Target cancels but largely face free. Stamp at right large margins and VF centering. Stamp at left as fine. Attractive pair with some nibbed or missing perfs. PHOTO $132.50
314 * USC #44 mint 8¢ violet black - fresh O.G. - tiny light H. F PHOTO $75
315 o Sc. #44a, b, c, d used - 32 8¢ Small Queens various shades. Small faults throughout - some F-VF app. Useful study lot. Cat. $96+ E$30+
316 * USC #44i mint 8¢ blue grey - imperf. single with gum (pair USC $500) F-H PHOTO
317 * USC #45 mint 10¢ brick red - O.G. - light crease - fresh colour. Very attractive otherwise F-H PHOTO $250
318 * USC #45 mint 10¢ SQ - F-O.G.-H - dist. gum PHOTO $250
319 * USC #45 mint 1897 10¢ deep brick brown SQ. Fine O.G.-H. Pulled corner perf. and several short perfs. on bottom PHOTO $250
320 * USC #46 mint 1893 widow weeds 20¢ - O.G. - couple of nibbed perfs. Fresh and otherwise VF-HR PHOTO $500
321 * USC #47 mint 50¢ widow weeds - O.G.-F-H PHOTO $225
322 o Collection on leaves mainly QV selected for cancels. Note 96 sq. circ. on SQs, Jubs. and Leafs and Numerals inc. Brantford on 10¢ Edward - not listed. Partial to full strikes. Also 517 cork, cds, flags, barrel heads etc. on 517 additional mainly 3¢ Small Queens. Note also #39 (2) and 45. F avg. PHOTO E$150
1897 JUBILEES
323 * USC #50//58 - ½¢ to 15¢ (no 2¢) - 5¢ and 6¢ unused no gum; 3¢ O.G. NH otherwise ½¢ and 10¢ thins, 15¢ tiny corner crease. F-VF-H-HR PHOTO $735
324 P USC #51 1¢ orange plate proofs on india on card. Left vertical pair separated from right vertical pair by cutting crease. Left pair F - right pair VF (only 2000 issued) PHOTO $200
325 SP Sc. #52S and 53S - 2¢ and 3¢ Jubilee handstamped “Specimen”. The “Specimen” HS was put on samples of foreign stamps at a receiving country. These two have BPA expertising certificates of genuineness. Both faulty but scarce examples PHOTO E$75+
326 * USC #52 mint 2¢ green - O.G.-VF-NH. A beauty PHOTO $105
327 P USC #53 3¢ plate proof block of four from lower margin. Heavy crease and some separation between vertical pairs. Left pair F - right pair VF (3000 issued) PHOTO $160
328 * USC #54 mint 5¢ O.G.-VF-NH PHOTO $180
329 * USC #54, 56 & 58 mint 5¢, 8¢ and 15¢ - O.G. - F-VF-H PHOTO $215
330 * USC #55 mint six-cent yellow brown - O.G.-F-H and very fresh PHOTO $150
331 * USC #59 20¢ unused no gum - well centered and large margins - VF PHOTO $300
332 * USC #60 mint 50¢ ultra - O.G. - nibbed perf. at top otherwise VF-H PHOTO $325
333 * USC #61 mint $1 lake - O.G.-VF-H PHOTO $1000
334 o USC #62 used $2 - “Montreal” cds cancel - F+ PHOTO $450
335 * USC #63 mint $3 yellow bistre - O.G.-F-HR PHOTO $1200
336 * USC #64 mint $4 - regummed perhaps just partially. Otherwise VF-LH. Attractive stamp PHOTO $2000
337 * USC #64 mint $4 purple - O.G. - F - paper HR PHOTO $1200
338 o USC #65 used $5 - smudge cancel - LL corner rounded otherwise F PHOTO ($750)
QV LEAF AND NUMERAL ISSUES
339 * USC #72 mint 8¢ QV Leaf - O.G. - fresh and F-NH PHOTO $200
340 * Sc. #74-84 mint 1898-1902 QV Numeral issue (11) complete. A few faults mostly minor otherwise F-VF. Many circular cancels. PHOTO $160+
341 C Sc. #75 and 89 - Canada to Scotland corner card cover (J. G. Eyres, Lindsay, Ont.). Stamps tied by “Lindsay/Ont/PM/Au 25/03" duplex cancels. Postage due HS “T10" within circle and large black “2d. EH” mss. “4". BS “Edinburgh/Sp 4/03". Bit toned otherwise F PHOTO E$40+
342 C Sc. #77 2¢ carmine Numeral tied by “Toronto May 18, 1902" machine cancel to Toronto on litho card showing Toronto scenes. Used to England. Some slight creases otherwise F PHOTO E$75
343 * USC #81 mint 7¢ yellow - O.G. - F-NH PHOTO $150
344 * USC #84 mint 20¢ QV Numeral - O.G. - F-NH PHOTO $600
EDWARDS
345 C Sc. #89 - souvenir commemorative card for the Scots Companies of St. John, N.B. Picture shows youth as “Sergeant No. 1 Scots Co.” in Highland costume. 1¢ Edward tied by “St. John N.B. Nov 21, 1906" machine cancel. Light corner stain otherwise F and scarce PHOTO E$35+
346 C Sc. #89 and 90 - 1904 to 1912 Edward usages on 15 X 2¢ covers, 12 viewcards inc. better such as 1907 Halifax, Regatta; 1908 CNE card; Thames Street, Ingersoll and Main Street, Moncton, etc. 1¢ Edward not mailed on card showing Post Office, Kincardine; three leather postcards, one faulty. Some faults. Most F-VF E$50+
347 * USC #90a mint 2¢ Edward imperf. pair. VF-NH PHOTO $87.50
348 * USC #93 mint 10¢ F-H PHOTO $150
349 * USC #94 mint 20¢ olive green - slightly sweated - F+-H PHOTO $300
350 *o USC #96-103 - mint and used - 1908 Quebec Tercentenary complete. ½¢ and 15¢ unused no gum; ½¢ thins; 10¢ regummed; 1¢ O.G.-NH; 20¢ short perfs. at bottom. Otherwise F-VF-H PHOTO $576
351 * USC #96-103 mint 1908 Quebec Tercentenary - some faults on 5¢, 7¢ and 10¢. The 15¢ shows offset of album illustration on gum. 7¢ unused no gum and needs a soaking. Otherwise F-H $451
352 C Sc. #97 1¢ Q.T. tied by large three-ring “Ottawa/Canada/18/Oc 19/08". View shows “The Old Pilot” on a ship with Prime Minister Laurier as the pilot. Life buoy “Canada The New Nation”. UR corner creases otherwise F PHOTO E$20+
353 o USC #100 used 7¢ Montcalm and Wolfe - early usage “Winchester/Ont./Jul 31/08" (issued July 16). Exceptionally F PHOTO $125
354 * USC #101 mint 1908 10¢ Q.T. VF-H PHOTO $200
355 * USC #102 mint 1908 15¢ Q.T. - couple of nibbed perfs. otherwise fresh and F-H PHOTO $100
356 * USC #103 mint 1908 20¢ Q.T. F+-NH. Light gum dist. Numerous pulled perfs. on top PHOTO $200
ADMIRALS
357 * Selection of 15 Admirals comprising #104-9, 112i, 114-5, 129, 133-4, 138 horiz. pair and 184. F-VF-NH USC $461.50
358 * USC #104i, 107a, 106vii, 112i, 113a and 115i mint - six diff. Admirals - F-VF-NH PHOTO $169.50
359 * USC #106 mint 2¢ carmine upper plate A-122 block of four. VF-LH-HR PHOTO $60+
360 * “Ottawa - No. A-94" plate strip - Morris Color Guide shows 2¢ shade as pink but wrong plate for shade. One stamp small stain, one stamp VF-NH. As pink cat. value $1200 - as ordinary stamps $90. Otherwise VF-HR PHOTO
361 C Sc. #106 - Canada to U.S.A. - 2¢ booklet single carmine Admiral tied by scarce R.P.O. “C & V R.P.O./B.C./Sp 3/22" with # ornaments. View side shows “Sicamous Hotel/Shuswap Lake B.C.” F E$25+
362 C Over 100 Admiral covers about two-thirds WWI-related. Field Service postcard; On Active Service; 33rd Battalion etc. Also perfin; registered; slogans etc. From a new find and has not been at auction or retail before. Some mixed cond. Many F or better. One with stamp cut off. Examine E$150+
363 o Admirals - massive wholesale stock inc. some specialized material. 1¢ to 50¢ values plus some war tax and coils. Note selection of 2" X 4" pieces some with slogan cancels with #128-130 coils; also perfins, precancels etc. Mostly 1¢ to 3¢ values. Thousands of stamps. Gen. F E$200+
364 C Admiral cover to Switzerland - 5¢ rate paid by 2¢ carmine and 3¢ brown (1920) - this a trifle toned - and 1926 postcard to Belgium 4¢ (#110) poorly tied by Montreal slogan cancel to picture side showing “Victoria Jubilee Bridge”. F E$40+
365 C Sc. #108 and 112 - private perfin covers - two - first legal size with illustrated Mutual Life corner card and bearing 5¢ violet Admiral with “MLC” perfin tied by “Waterloo/Ont./PM/DE 8/22" duplex cancel. Second cover smaller size and similar corner card and perfin but 3¢ brown Admiral tied by “Waterloo/ Ont./PM/Ap 6/23" duplex. This has small portion at LL of cover missing, tear and portion of flap missing. Other cover has small faults as well. PHOTO E$40
366 C Five Admiral covers or fronts with slogan cancels, comprising VF Saskatoon 1925 Postal Ex. #D 310 with beautiful full back multi-coloured Sifto Salt ad; 1928 Edmonton Ex. with 2¢ green Admiral Sun Life perfin front only #E 35; rebacked Ft. William Track Meet 1926 2¢ carmine Admiral with Sun Life perfin #D 240; rebacked 1926 Owen Sound Dominion Day D 210 and 1927 Confed. Ottawa #C1560 repaired at right. Later three show water damage. Otherwise F-VF PHOTO Coutt’s $49+++
367 * USC #110d mint 4¢ yellow ochre dry printing. VF-NH PHOTO $150
368 * USC #111a mint 5¢ indigo - O.G.-VF-NH PHOTO $600
369 * USC #111a mint 5¢ indigo - O.G. - fresh and F-NH PHOTO $200
370 C USC #111 - Canada to Germany - 5¢ light blue tied on cover by “Toronto/Ont./Apr 30/1913" slogan cancel “Toronto Horse Show/Apr 29-May 3/1913". F $50
371 o USC #114 used 7¢ red brown (106) in blocks of four to twelve each. Unchecked for wet and dry printings, shades. Cancels inc. cds to smudge. Mainly F-VF (ex Charkow) $771
372 * USC #116a mint 10¢ reddish purple. Fresh and F-NH PHOTO $200
373 * USC #117 mint 10¢ blue wet printing. VF-NH PHOTO $180
374 * USC #120 mint 50¢ black brown - fresh and F-NH PHOTO $100
375 * USC #120ii mint 50¢ brown black - wet printing (3) - one surely regummed and another may be expertly regummed. Otherwise F-H $180
376 * USC #120a mint 1912 Admiral 50¢ black - nibbed perfs. at LL - well centered. Attractive and VF-H PHOTO $200
377 * USC #120a mint 1912 Admiral 50¢ black pair from upper margin - P.O. # in upper margin. VF-HR to LH PHOTO $400
378 o USC #122 used $1 orange Admiral (25) inc. multiples. Various cancels. F-VF $215
379 * USC #123-4 mint 1¢ and 2¢ Admiral coil pairs perf. 8 horiz. Bottom stamps NH. 1¢ VF, 2¢ F+ PHOTO $602.50
380 * USC #123-124 mint - 1¢ VF - 2¢ F+ - HR PHOTO $185
381 C USC #131iv - Canada to England - 1¢ green experimental Toronto coil - two large holes in perfs. tied to three cents QV postal stat. env. and tied by Toronto slogan machine cancel “Jan 8/1923". Original envelope was cut down prior to mailing and neatly put together. F and rare (last sold as Lot 349 in a Maresch sale) E$150+
382 * USC #135i mint 1917 3¢ dark brown Confederation - fresh and VF-NH PHOTO $210
383 * USC #138 mint bottom margin Plate 128 block of eight with lathework D. Vertical fold between third and fourth row. Six stamps NH. Trace of light hinge thinning on left two stamps. VF PHOTO $450
384 * USC #141-145 mint 1927 - 60th Anniversary of Confederation. VF except 2¢ F+ - H-LH $55
385 C Sc. #141 and 142 - late usage 1¢ Macdonald and 2¢ green Confed. Plate 4 pair (Plate 4 block $40 as fine mint). Stamps tied by “Quebec Canada 10 X 64" cds cancels. Attractive and fine 5¢ rate cover PHOTO E$25+
386 * SG #271 footnote - USC #146a mint 5¢ McGee sheet margin imperf. pair. VF-LH (est. 250 pairs exist) PHOTO SG £65 - USC $160
387 * USC #149-153, 155-7 mint 1928-29 Scroll and Pictorial - eight diff. F-VF H-LH PHOTO $136.00
388 * USC #149-157, 160 & 161 mint 1¢ to 20¢ Scroll plus 1¢ and 2¢ coil. The 2¢ is a paste-up single. F-VF LH to HR PHOTO $144.10
389 * USC #162-177 mint 1930-31 Arch and Pictorials inc. some extra dies and printings (20) complete. $1 slight mount mark otherwise NH. No premiums added. F-H-NH PHOTO $400+
390 * USC #176 mint 1930 50¢ Grand Pre - fresh and F-NH. Attractive and scarce stamp PHOTO $225
391 * USC #181 mint 2¢ deep red Arch coil pair. VF-NH PHOTO $140
392 C Sc. #190 and 226 - 1936 Hindenburg flight cover - 60¢ rate paid with 10¢ Cartier and 50¢ Victoria Parliament tied by “Winnipeg/Man./May 9/1936" machine cancel to properly cacheted cover via Lakehurst to Frankfurt with “Frankfurt/Hindenburg 14/5/36" illustrated arrival postal marking on back of cover. A bit dusty and tear in back flap otherwise F and very scarce PHOTO E$250+

393 * USC #192, 192i mint 3¢ conference block of eight - one stamp with Broken “E” variety - five stamps NH inc. Broken “E” otherwise HH-F PHOTO $59
394 * USC #199 and 200 mint 1932 Medallion issue - two scarce values 4¢ and 8¢. VF-LH PHOTO $110
395 * USC #205-207 mint 1933 Medallion coils - 1¢ and 2¢ LH; 3¢ trifle gum dist. and H. VF - pairs PHOTO $130
396 * USC #223//302 mint - 15 slightly better large pictorials to $1 values. All diff. 20¢ #225 as F but close to VF - otherwise all VF-H except #302 NH PHOTO $652
397 * USC #262 mint War issue $1 Destroyer VF-NH PHOTO $150
398 C Sc. #334 - Canada to Bulgaria registered air mail cover with scarce single usage 50¢ Textile. Stamp tied by “Windsor/Ont./Nov 21/1963" cds cancel and two BS of same on flap. Also “Montreal/A.M.F./No. 20/22 Nov/1963" and Bulgarian receiver on Nov. 29th. Some trivial cover staining otherwise F PHOTO E$35+
CENTENNIALS
399 * USC #459i//486 mint selection of 52 mainly Centennial pairs and corner blocks of four - 25 diff. Note #459i Pl. 1 (3), 544pv (3), 462pi (7), 463pii (7) and 486 (4). Most VF-NH $335.25
400 * USC #460ii mint 6¢ black Centennial die 1 hibrite MS corner blocks VF-NH PHOTO $320
401 * USC #460ii mint 6¢ black hibrite block of four VF-NH PHOTO $64
402 * USC #465A, 465Aiv and 465Biii mint Centennials - 50¢ dex. Pl. 1 LL and Pl. 2 LR PVA and $1 PVA Pl. 2 UR. Taken as cheapest variety for dex or PVA. VF-NH PHOTO $122.50
403 C USC #508//1755i - small selection of better FDCs comprising 1970 Expo block (pencil address); 1972 Earth Sciences block; $2 Kluane; two $8 Grizzly and 1998 Housing on three covers. Cacheted - clean and VF $74.70
404 * USC #539i mint 6¢ Papineau - ghost print red doubled on “Canada 6". VF-NH PHOTO $100
405 * USC #600 mint $1 Vancouver Plate 1 LL and LR block of four $70
406 * USC #926A mint 1987 QE 36¢ purple - two MS of blank corner blocks. No plates issued. VF-NH $200
407 C USC #1009 variety - 32¢ Gold Mine - gold “Canada 32" at top shifted and thus over “Yellowknife 1934-1984". Unlisted but similar variety on Nickel stamp #996ii (mint $500). Rare and VF on cover PHOTO E$150+
408 * USC #1396a mint 45¢ coil imperf. strip of three. Lower stamp horiz. crease. Light print on gum otherwise VF-NH. PHOTO $300
409 * USC #1407ai mint 1992 World Philatelic Youth Exhibition souvenir sheet of four. Signature sheet. VF-NH $150
410 * USC #1431a mint 1992 Canada Day sheets (3). One with some creasing and staining in selvedge only. Otherwise stamps and sheets. VF-NH $90
411 * USC #1812ii mint 1999 46¢ Hologram uncut press sheet of nine souv. sheets. Only 30,000 issued. As new. VF-NH. (original cost from Post Office $79.99) $130
412 * USC #1818-1834 mint 1999/2000 Millennium collection of 17 sheets of four. Two sets. VF-NH. Face alone $62.56 $153
413 C USC #1818-1834 mint Millennium collection souvenir sheets of four on 17 FDCs. Owner paid over $35 from Post Office for them. VF $73.10
AIRMAILS
414 * (AAMS #CL6) Essay - Jack V. Elliot Air Service - rare disapproved essay (page 48) AAMS - unlisted in USC. Stamp should not have been issued with a value showing. In blue on white paper from a small printing. This is part of a small find. VF-NH PHOTO E$200+
415 C USC #142 and CL42 - AAMS CL42-2801a - first flight Whitehorse to Carcross. “Ap 15/28" split ring. (375 pieces carried). Minor corner creasing otherwise F PHOTO USC $60+
416 * USC #C1/9, CE1-4 mint - 12 diff. airmails (missing 6¢ War). F-VF-LH to HR and a few NH PHOTO $207
417 * USC #C9a mint 7¢ Peace Air (25) most VF a few F - all NH $127+
418 * USC #0CE4 mint 17¢ corrected die - perf. O.H.M.S. VF-NH PHOTO $150
419 C Three-vol. collection of about 470 FF and spec. flight covers 1928-48 placed alphabetically in plastic stocksheets by flight origin, nationwide, various and multiple frankings inc. airs and commems., four Trans-Atlantic inc. Shediac-Foynes, cds and slogan cancels. Note several flights to N.W.T. inc. Forts Norman, Resolution, Smith and Good Hope + Wrigley. Most F-VF E$500
420 * USC #CE4 mint 17¢ revised Peace Air Special Delivery Plate 1 UL block of 25. Several light gum bends and two stamps tiny trace of gum dist. Otherwise VF and NH $250+
SPECIAL DELIVERY
421 * USC #E1, E5-11 mint 1898//1946 SD - first two H-LH otherwise NH F-VF most VF in later issues PHOTO $222
422 * USC #E2a mint 1922 20¢ wet printing VF-HR PHOTO $165
423 * USC #E4 mint 1930 20¢ SD - fresh and exceptionally fine - NH (VF-NH cat. $180) PHOTO $67.50
424 P (Sc. #E6 plate proof) 1935 20¢ Special Delivery plate proof on card. 198 issued but includes 20 gutter pairs. Thus about 158 singles might exist. VF and rare. PHOTO E$200+
425 * USC #E01 mint 10¢ SD ovpt. “O.H.M.S.” block of four VF-NH (175,000 issued) PHOTO $108
POSTAGE DUE
426 * USC #J11-14 mint 1933-4 Postage Dues complete. 1¢ and 10¢ VF others F - all NH PHOTO $103.25
WAR TAX
427 C Two Ontario covers with War Tax paid. First with #MR1 and #106a single. Stamps tied by “Field Post, London Camp/My 13/15" cds cancels to Merlin with split ring BS of same “My 14/15". Nice red crest on flap - “33rd Battalion Canadian Expeditionary Force”. Similar cover but 1¢ War Tax paid with 1¢ deep blue green #104b and 2¢ booklet single. Stamps tied by London Camp “Jun 9/15" Merlin BS “Jun 10/15". PHOTO E$40+
428 C USC #MR4 - Canada to Holland - 2¢ brown War Tax on 1918 “Censure Militaire” cover to “Interned Belgian Soldier, Holland”. Receiver on back as well as boxed “22". Some minor flaws as may be expected otherwise F app PHOTO E$35+
429 * USC #MR7iii mint 2¢ + 1¢ yellow brown War Tax coil VF-HR PHOTO $200
OFFICIALS
430 o USC #0A106, 0A177, 0A175, 0A190, 0A232, 0A235, 0A243, 0C1, 0233 and 0257 used - seven diff. large perf. O.H.M.S. inc. 20¢ Harvesting and three diff. four-hole inc. #0C1 10¢ Library small thin and 10¢ Cartier creased otherwise F or better PHOTO $262
431 * USC #02//049, C01 and C02 mint 1949-63 ovpt. Officials - 28 diff. VF-NH PHOTO $154
432 * USC #016//049 and C02 mint “G” ovpt. 33 diff. inc. complete sets. Two dollar values. Only 40,000 of Fishing dollar value issued. (missing $1 Ferry). F-VF-NH Scarce this complete PHOTO $329.85
433 o USC #0X1 used - Officially Sealed on piece with pair Germany Sc. #55 (10pf carmine). These with 1900 cancel. Usual crease. Scarce on piece (cover $1400). F PHOTO $100+
CANADA WHOLESALE USED
434 o 1¢ to $5 wholesale lot - 3¢ Small Queen to modern. Semi-sorted but rest a massive jumble. Thousands upon thousands of stamps. On and off paper. F avg. Examine E$200+
435 o Huge wholesale lot - most stamps off paper - many sorted into glassines in smaller box - many better commems. and higher values. Admirals to recent noted. Examine E$125+
436 o Two collections of 1021 diff. in each E$100+
437 o Mostly 20th century wholesale used. Thousands upon thousands on and off paper. Note about 135 sound #175 (20¢ Harvesting). Late QV to fairly modern. Examine E$100+
438 o KGV to modern wholesale used lot. Mostly definitives inc. 10¢ Fur. Note some Christmas, coils, etc. Stated to be approx. 21,000 stamps which appears correct. F avg. Plus small stockbook with 220 used blocks. KGVI or early QE era and larger book of used blocks and used PBs - the PBs cat. $150 as mint E$80+
439 o Shoebox containing thousands of stamps in glassines, envelopes etc. 1908 to modern noted. USC #97 (2), 411 (9), E4 etc. Mostly 1960s up with many better values. Gen. F-VF E$75+
440 o USC #67//72 1897-1898 QV Leaf issue - selected examples for cds. Attractive and F PHOTO $59
441 o USC #120 etc. Admiral 50¢ black brown and a few black (total 397 approx.). Many with usual heavy cancels. Some SE - a few with faults otherwise F avg. $700
442 o USC #130 3¢ perf. 8 vertical coils (25). Mostly fine or better PHOTO $131.25
443 o USC #143 3¢ carmine Parliament Building (20). Some cds. F avg. $90
444 o USC #203 1933 20¢ Grain Exhibition (10) inc. pairs. One with corner perf. missing otherwise F avg. PHOTO $100
445 o USC #411//1183 - wholesale selection of ten diff. better values comprising #411 (2); #600 & 600ii short dollar pair; #727 (5); #926A; #935 (114); #936 (48); #937 (38); #1084 (12); #1182 (72) and #1183 (58). 36¢ to $5 values. Gen. F-VF $593.95
446 o USC #934-937 & 1084 1984 National Parks $1 (20); $1.50 (34); $2 (69); $5 (9) and $5 La Maurice (37). F-VF $269.50
447 o USC #1084 $5 La Maurice - over 200 (owner’s count 217). Unchecked for perf. and taken as cheapest variety. F avg. Many dated after June 1987 $550+
448 o Sc. #1812, 1818a-1834d 1999 to 2000 Millennium issues - 46¢ Hologram plus 68 diff. others - all on paper. F-VF - scarce set E$50+
449 o Similar lot but two complete sets - some off paper. F-VF E$100+
450 o Similar lot but three complete sets. Some off paper. F-VF E$150
451 o USC #MR6 2¢ + 1¢ red coil (25) - a few with nibbed or missing perfs. Most F or better PHOTO $125
452 o 1 lb. mixture - appears to be all 45¢ to 48¢ commems. on single paper mostly white paper. Attractive lot E$60+
453 o Similar lot but 2 lbs. E$110
454 o Similar lot but 3 lbs. E$150+
455 o Mostly but U.S.A., G.B. etc. on and off paper. Probably a few pounds mostly modern with many commems. inc. 32¢ Canada Day, 60¢ values and values to $5. Gen. F or better E$40+
456 o 3 lbs. of what appears to be common mixture. A few U.S.A. Canada is mostly recent definitives and Christmas. Inc. coils. A few commems. as well E$25+
457 o Kiloware - 550 gms. Canada and U.S. mission mix defs. and a fair amount of Canada recent commems. Plus 950 gms. mainly Canada, U.S. and small amount of world defs. Also small album containing 400+ stamps strength in Canada and U.S. Note Canada 262 and E7 etc. E$50-$75
JUNK BOXES
458 *oC Remnants of collections, covers, revenues, mixtures etc. Strength in B.N.A. but foreign, U.S.A. and British Commonwealth as well. Thousands of stamps E$125+
459 *oC Similar lot
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