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CDS - Circular Date Stamp sometimes called Counter Date Stamp.FDI - First Day of Issue cancel TBA - to be announced
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Year SG Numbers Description Price
view larger back view image for First set of four cancelled with  duplex for DAWLISH dated JA 22 02. This cover serves no purpose other than philatelic and must have been done for the first day but sadly it was cancelled 3 weeks later!! Correctly cancelled 1250. Rare!
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1902 SG 215 etc First set of four cancelled with duplex for DAWLISH dated JA 22 02. This cover serves no purpose other than philatelic and must have been done for the first day but sadly it was cancelled 3 weeks later!! Correctly cancelled 1250. Rare!
QSS
£175.00 Add British Stamps First Day Covers - to George 6th Item: Add First set of four cancelled with  duplex for DAWLISH dated JA 22 02. This cover serves no purpose other than philatelic and must have been done for the first day but sadly it was cancelled 3 weeks later!! Correctly cancelled 1250. Rare!
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view larger back view image for 2d Agate POSTAGE DUE single on a small complete envelope cancelled with a bold LEIGH ON SEA - ESSEX dated 20 AP 14. The cover is endorsed ''FIRST DAY OF ISSUE''. A very rare cover.
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1914 SG D4 2d Agate POSTAGE DUE single on a small complete envelope cancelled with a bold LEIGH ON SEA - ESSEX dated 20 AP 14. The cover is endorsed ''FIRST DAY OF ISSUE''. A very rare cover.
QSS
£600.00 Add British Stamps First Day Covers - to George 6th Item: Add 2d Agate POSTAGE DUE single on a small complete envelope cancelled with a bold LEIGH ON SEA - ESSEX dated 20 AP 14. The cover is endorsed ''FIRST DAY OF ISSUE''. A very rare cover.
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view larger back view image for The 1924 ''Wembley'' set of two with an additional stamp to make up the postage to NEW YORK cancelled with three upright strikes of the special EMPIRE EXHIBITION - WEMBLEY PARK 1924 double ring CDS dated 23 AP 1924. Rare FDC.
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1924 SG 430-431 The 1924 ''Wembley'' set of two with an additional stamp to make up the postage to NEW YORK cancelled with three upright strikes of the special EMPIRE EXHIBITION - WEMBLEY PARK 1924 double ring CDS dated 23 AP 1924. Rare FDC. £295.00 Add British Stamps First Day Covers - to George 6th Item: Add The 1924 ''Wembley'' set of two with an additional stamp to make up the postage to NEW YORK cancelled with three upright strikes of the special EMPIRE EXHIBITION - WEMBLEY PARK 1924 double ring CDS dated 23 AP 1924. Rare FDC. to your basket
view larger back view image for The 1d Brown ''Wembley'' single value from the set of two on a very fresh and lhean small hand addressed envelope crisply cancelled with the EMPIRE EXHIBITION slogan cancel dated APR 23 1924. Pretty!
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1924 SG 431 The 1d Brown ''Wembley'' single value from the set of two on a very fresh and lhean small hand addressed envelope crisply cancelled with the EMPIRE EXHIBITION slogan cancel dated APR 23 1924. Pretty! £125.00 Add British Stamps First Day Covers - to George 6th Item: Add The 1d Brown ''Wembley'' single value from the set of two on a very fresh and lhean small hand addressed envelope crisply cancelled with the EMPIRE EXHIBITION slogan cancel dated APR 23 1924. Pretty! to your basket
view larger back view image for PUC set of four on a small cover with benefit of clearly cancelled with a LONDON W.C. 'wavy line'  AND double ring CDS dated MAY 10 1929 to BEIROUT (with local backstamp) Has some foxing that looks worse on scan than in real life! Priced on condition.
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1929 SG 434-437 PUC set of four on a small cover with benefit of clearly cancelled with a LONDON W.C. 'wavy line' AND double ring CDS dated MAY 10 1929 to BEIROUT (with local backstamp) Has some foxing that looks worse on scan than in real life! Priced on condition. £195.00 Add British Stamps First Day Covers - to George 6th Item: Add PUC set of four on a small cover with benefit of clearly cancelled with a LONDON W.C. 'wavy line'  AND double ring CDS dated MAY 10 1929 to BEIROUT (with local backstamp) Has some foxing that looks worse on scan than in real life! Priced on condition. to your basket
view larger back view image for The PUC set of four low values of a matched set of three hand addressed buff coloured FDCs to the same person all cancelled with a BIRMINGHAM 'wavy line'' dated MAY 10 1929. Note, the envelopes are brown but not the stamps!
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1929 SG 434-437 The PUC set of four low values of a matched set of three hand addressed buff coloured FDCs to the same person all cancelled with a BIRMINGHAM 'wavy line'' dated MAY 10 1929. Note, the envelopes are brown but not the stamps! £75.00 Add British Stamps First Day Covers - to George 6th Item: Add The PUC set of four low values of a matched set of three hand addressed buff coloured FDCs to the same person all cancelled with a BIRMINGHAM 'wavy line'' dated MAY 10 1929. Note, the envelopes are brown but not the stamps! to your basket
view larger back view image for 2d Blue
Unaddressed OFFICIAL Congress envelope with embossed oval coat of arms cancelled with double ring POSTAL UNION CONGRESS - LONDON  dated 10 MY 29. Note brown shading is due to scanning limitations. A stunning, near unique cover! <br/><b>QDQ</b>
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1929 SG 437 2d Blue Unaddressed OFFICIAL Congress envelope with embossed oval coat of arms cancelled with double ring POSTAL UNION CONGRESS - LONDON dated 10 MY 29. Note brown shading is due to scanning limitations. A stunning, near unique cover!
QDQ
£195.00 Add British Stamps First Day Covers - to George 6th Item: Add 2d Blue
Unaddressed OFFICIAL Congress envelope with embossed oval coat of arms cancelled with double ring POSTAL UNION CONGRESS - LONDON  dated 10 MY 29. Note brown shading is due to scanning limitations. A stunning, near unique cover! <br/><b>QDQ</b> to your basket
view larger back view image for 1d Photogravure together with d Block watermark on small plain FDC canncelled with a STEVENAGE double ring CDS dated 24 SP 34.
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1934 SG 440 1d Photogravure together with d Block watermark on small plain FDC canncelled with a STEVENAGE double ring CDS dated 24 SP 34. £7.50 Add British Stamps First Day Covers - to George 6th Item: Add 1d Photogravure together with d Block watermark on small plain FDC canncelled with a STEVENAGE double ring CDS dated 24 SP 34. to your basket
view larger back view image for 1d Red-Brown Photogravure<br/>
on a small neat envelope cancelled with a BATH - SOMERSET ''wavy line'' crisply cancelled 20 AUG 1934.
<br/><b>QAQ</b>
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1934 SG 441 1d Red-Brown Photogravure
on a small neat envelope cancelled with a BATH - SOMERSET ''wavy line'' crisply cancelled 20 AUG 1934.
QAQ
£12.50 Add British Stamps First Day Covers - to George 6th Item: Add 1d Red-Brown Photogravure<br/>
on a small neat envelope cancelled with a BATH - SOMERSET ''wavy line'' crisply cancelled 20 AUG 1934.
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view larger back view image for George 5th Silver Jubilee set of four with bonus of each stamp clearly cancelled LONDON W.1 dated 7 MY 35 on a small envelope to OLDHAM. The envelope has a horizontal crease just below the word Oldham but is otherwise excellent. SG Cat 650<br/><b>QAQ</b>
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1935 SG 453-456 George 5th Silver Jubilee set of four with bonus of each stamp clearly cancelled LONDON W.1 dated 7 MY 35 on a small envelope to OLDHAM. The envelope has a horizontal crease just below the word Oldham but is otherwise excellent. SG Cat 650
QAQ
£160.00 Add British Stamps First Day Covers - to George 6th Item: Add George 5th Silver Jubilee set of four with bonus of each stamp clearly cancelled LONDON W.1 dated 7 MY 35 on a small envelope to OLDHAM. The envelope has a horizontal crease just below the word Oldham but is otherwise excellent. SG Cat 650<br/><b>QAQ</b> to your basket
view larger back view image for King George 5th Silver Jubilee set of four on a small manilla REGISTERED local plain FDC each stamp clearly cancelled with a small steel CDS for WEST KILBRIDE dated 7 MY 35



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1935 SG 453-456 King George 5th Silver Jubilee set of four on a small manilla REGISTERED local plain FDC each stamp clearly cancelled with a small steel CDS for WEST KILBRIDE dated 7 MY 35
FDC16
£195.00 Add British Stamps First Day Covers - to George 6th Item: Add King George 5th Silver Jubilee set of four on a small manilla REGISTERED local plain FDC each stamp clearly cancelled with a small steel CDS for WEST KILBRIDE dated 7 MY 35



<br/><b>FDC16</b> to your basket
view larger back view image for King Edward 8th  - d, 1d and 2d values on Registered printed cachet FDC to BERMUDA cancelled with two crisp steel CDS's dated 1 SP 36 - QUEEN STREET - EXETER - DEVON. A royal related cancel!!
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1936 SG 457 459 460 King Edward 8th - d, 1d and 2d values on Registered printed cachet FDC to BERMUDA cancelled with two crisp steel CDS's dated 1 SP 36 - QUEEN STREET - EXETER - DEVON. A royal related cancel!! £120.00 Add British Stamps First Day Covers - to George 6th Item: Add King Edward 8th  - d, 1d and 2d values on Registered printed cachet FDC to BERMUDA cancelled with two crisp steel CDS's dated 1 SP 36 - QUEEN STREET - EXETER - DEVON. A royal related cancel!! to your basket
view larger back view image for King Edward 8th - d, 1d and 2d values on a neatly  addressed registered FDC with printed cachet cancelled with three strikes (and two on the back) of the CHARING CROSS - GLASGOW steel CDS dated 1 SP 36. 

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1936 SG 457 459 460 King Edward 8th - d, 1d and 2d values on a neatly addressed registered FDC with printed cachet cancelled with three strikes (and two on the back) of the CHARING CROSS - GLASGOW steel CDS dated 1 SP 36.
QSS
£100.00 Add British Stamps First Day Covers - to George 6th Item: Add King Edward 8th - d, 1d and 2d values on a neatly  addressed registered FDC with printed cachet cancelled with three strikes (and two on the back) of the CHARING CROSS - GLASGOW steel CDS dated 1 SP 36. 

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view larger back view image for King Edward 8th - d, 1d and 2d values on a neatly typed addressed FDC cancelled with two strikes on the front and two on the back of an oval REGISTERED BISHOPSGATE B.O. EC2 cancel. Dates are a little feint on front but very clear on back.
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1936 SG 457 459 460 King Edward 8th - d, 1d and 2d values on a neatly typed addressed FDC cancelled with two strikes on the front and two on the back of an oval REGISTERED BISHOPSGATE B.O. EC2 cancel. Dates are a little feint on front but very clear on back. £40.00 Add British Stamps First Day Covers - to George 6th Item: Add King Edward 8th - d, 1d and 2d values on a neatly typed addressed FDC cancelled with two strikes on the front and two on the back of an oval REGISTERED BISHOPSGATE B.O. EC2 cancel. Dates are a little feint on front but very clear on back. to your basket
view larger back view image for King Edward 8th - d, 1d and 2d values on Registered handstamp cachet unaddressed FDC  cancelled with three crisp steel CDS's dated 1 SP 36 - for RUISLIP  - MIDDLESEX
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1936 SG 457 459 460 King Edward 8th - d, 1d and 2d values on Registered handstamp cachet unaddressed FDC cancelled with three crisp steel CDS's dated 1 SP 36 - for RUISLIP - MIDDLESEX £95.00 Add British Stamps First Day Covers - to George 6th Item: Add King Edward 8th - d, 1d and 2d values on Registered handstamp cachet unaddressed FDC  cancelled with three crisp steel CDS's dated 1 SP 36 - for RUISLIP  - MIDDLESEX to your basket
view larger back view image for King Edward 8th - d, 1d and 2d values on Registered printed cachet FDC to BERMUDA cancelled with two crisp steel CDS's dated 1 SP 36 - QUEEN STREET - EXETER - DEVON. A royal related cancel!!
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1936 SG 457 459 460 King Edward 8th - d, 1d and 2d values on Registered printed cachet FDC to BERMUDA cancelled with two crisp steel CDS's dated 1 SP 36 - QUEEN STREET - EXETER - DEVON. A royal related cancel!! £110.00 Add British Stamps First Day Covers - to George 6th Item: Add King Edward 8th - d, 1d and 2d values on Registered printed cachet FDC to BERMUDA cancelled with two crisp steel CDS's dated 1 SP 36 - QUEEN STREET - EXETER - DEVON. A royal related cancel!! to your basket
view larger back view image for d 1d and 2d
on a small neat registered envelope cancelled with two crisp strikes on SOUTHAMPTON oval dated 1 SP 36 with crisp handstamp address.
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1936 SG 457 459 460 d 1d and 2d on a small neat registered envelope cancelled with two crisp strikes on SOUTHAMPTON oval dated 1 SP 36 with crisp handstamp address.
QAQ
£28.00 Add British Stamps First Day Covers - to George 6th Item: Add d 1d and 2d
on a small neat registered envelope cancelled with two crisp strikes on SOUTHAMPTON oval dated 1 SP 36 with crisp handstamp address.
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view larger back view image for King Edward 8th - d, 1d and 2d values on a hand addressed FDC cancelled with three firm strikes of a steel CDS reading ALSTON RD - BARNET dated 1 SP 36.  
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1936 SG 457 459 460 King Edward 8th - d, 1d and 2d values on a hand addressed FDC cancelled with three firm strikes of a steel CDS reading ALSTON RD - BARNET dated 1 SP 36.
XPX
£20.00 Add British Stamps First Day Covers - to George 6th Item: Add King Edward 8th - d, 1d and 2d values on a hand addressed FDC cancelled with three firm strikes of a steel CDS reading ALSTON RD - BARNET dated 1 SP 36.  
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view larger back view image for King Edward 8th - d, 1d and 2d values on a REGISTERED handstamped addressed FDC cancelled with two  crisp steel CDS's on front and back for KINGSLEY PARK - NORTHAMPTON dated 1 SP 36. A very rare cancel.

<br><b>XPX</b>
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1936 SG 457 459 460 King Edward 8th - d, 1d and 2d values on a REGISTERED handstamped addressed FDC cancelled with two crisp steel CDS's on front and back for KINGSLEY PARK - NORTHAMPTON dated 1 SP 36. A very rare cancel.
XPX
£150.00 Add British Stamps First Day Covers - to George 6th Item: Add King Edward 8th - d, 1d and 2d values on a REGISTERED handstamped addressed FDC cancelled with two  crisp steel CDS's on front and back for KINGSLEY PARK - NORTHAMPTON dated 1 SP 36. A very rare cancel.

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view larger back view image for 1d Scarlet<br/>
on a small postcard cancelled with a CHELSEA SW3 ''wavy line'' cancel clearly dated 14 SEP 1936. SG Cat for FDC 200
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1936 SG 458 1d Scarlet
on a small postcard cancelled with a CHELSEA SW3 ''wavy line'' cancel clearly dated 14 SEP 1936. SG Cat for FDC 200
QAQ
£28.00 Add British Stamps First Day Covers - to George 6th Item: Add 1d Scarlet<br/>
on a small postcard cancelled with a CHELSEA SW3 ''wavy line'' cancel clearly dated 14 SEP 1936. SG Cat for FDC 200
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view larger back view image for Coronation single on small neat cover with typed address clearly cancelled LONDON SW1  - 13 MAY 1937. Buckingham Palace is also LONDON SW1
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1937 SG 461 Coronation single on small neat cover with typed address clearly cancelled LONDON SW1 - 13 MAY 1937. Buckingham Palace is also LONDON SW1 £7.50 Add British Stamps First Day Covers - to George 6th Item: Add Coronation single on small neat cover with typed address clearly cancelled LONDON SW1  - 13 MAY 1937. Buckingham Palace is also LONDON SW1 to your basket
view larger back view image for Coronation single on small cover cancelled with a CHICHESTER ''wavy lives'' cancel dated 13 MAY 1937
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1937 SG 461 Coronation single on small cover cancelled with a CHICHESTER ''wavy lives'' cancel dated 13 MAY 1937 £5.00 Add British Stamps First Day Covers - to George 6th Item: Add Coronation single on small cover cancelled with a CHICHESTER ''wavy lives'' cancel dated 13 MAY 1937 to your basket
view larger back view image for Coronation single as a block of four on a REGISTERED cover cancelled with three REGISTERED - BUCKINGHAM GATE SW oval cancels clearly dated 13 MAY 37 with a single oval on back. BUCKINGHAM GATE post office is alongside BUCKINGHAM PALACE and was the nearest
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1937 SG 461 Coronation single as a block of four on a REGISTERED cover cancelled with three REGISTERED - BUCKINGHAM GATE SW oval cancels clearly dated 13 MAY 37 with a single oval on back. BUCKINGHAM GATE post office is alongside BUCKINGHAM PALACE and was the nearest £25.00 Add British Stamps First Day Covers - to George 6th Item: Add Coronation single as a block of four on a REGISTERED cover cancelled with three REGISTERED - BUCKINGHAM GATE SW oval cancels clearly dated 13 MAY 37 with a single oval on back. BUCKINGHAM GATE post office is alongside BUCKINGHAM PALACE and was the nearest to your basket
view larger back view image for Coronation single on a plain cover cancelled with a PUTNEY ''wavy lines'' cancel dated 13 MAY 1937
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1937 SG 461 Coronation single on a plain cover cancelled with a PUTNEY ''wavy lines'' cancel dated 13 MAY 1937 £7.50 Add British Stamps First Day Covers - to George 6th Item: Add Coronation single on a plain cover cancelled with a PUTNEY ''wavy lines'' cancel dated 13 MAY 1937 to your basket
view larger back view image for Coronation single as a block of four on a bi-coloured REGISTERED illustrated envelope cancelled with four strikes of the RUISLIP - MIDDX CDS dated 13 MY 37 on the front and two on the back. Please note the address is actually printed on!
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1937 SG 461 Coronation single as a block of four on a bi-coloured REGISTERED illustrated envelope cancelled with four strikes of the RUISLIP - MIDDX CDS dated 13 MY 37 on the front and two on the back. Please note the address is actually printed on! £25.00 Add British Stamps First Day Covers - to George 6th Item: Add Coronation single as a block of four on a bi-coloured REGISTERED illustrated envelope cancelled with four strikes of the RUISLIP - MIDDX CDS dated 13 MY 37 on the front and two on the back. Please note the address is actually printed on! to your basket
view larger back view image for Coronation single on a small plain envelope cancelled with a 
''wavey line'' cancel for LONDON W1
dated 13 MAY 1937
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1937 SG 461 Coronation single on a small plain envelope cancelled with a ''wavey line'' cancel for LONDON W1 dated 13 MAY 1937 £7.50 Add British Stamps First Day Covers - to George 6th Item: Add Coronation single on a small plain envelope cancelled with a 
''wavey line'' cancel for LONDON W1
dated 13 MAY 1937 to your basket
view larger back view image for Coronation single on a small plain envelope cancelled with a 
''wavel line'' cancel for LONDON
dated 13 MAY 1937
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1937 SG 461 Coronation single on a small plain envelope cancelled with a ''wavel line'' cancel for LONDON dated 13 MAY 1937 £6.00 Add British Stamps First Day Covers - to George 6th Item: Add Coronation single on a small plain envelope cancelled with a 
''wavel line'' cancel for LONDON
dated 13 MAY 1937 to your basket
view larger back view image for Coronation single on a small plain envelope cancelled with a 
''wavel line'' cancel for PADDINGTON W.2
dated 13 MAY 1937
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1937 SG 461 Coronation single on a small plain envelope cancelled with a ''wavel line'' cancel for PADDINGTON W.2 dated 13 MAY 1937 £8.00 Add British Stamps First Day Covers - to George 6th Item: Add Coronation single on a small plain envelope cancelled with a 
''wavel line'' cancel for PADDINGTON W.2
dated 13 MAY 1937 to your basket
view larger back view image for Coronation single on a small neat cover with small Blue printed cachet at left cancelled with a BIRMINGHAM ''Wavy Line'' clearly dated 13 MAY 1937. Lovely!
<br><b>XPX</b>
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1937 SG 461 Coronation single on a small neat cover with small Blue printed cachet at left cancelled with a BIRMINGHAM ''Wavy Line'' clearly dated 13 MAY 1937. Lovely!
XPX
£10.00 Add British Stamps First Day Covers - to George 6th Item: Add Coronation single on a small neat cover with small Blue printed cachet at left cancelled with a BIRMINGHAM ''Wavy Line'' clearly dated 13 MAY 1937. Lovely!
<br><b>XPX</b> to your basket
view larger back view image for ANGLO-AMERICAN GOODWILL CORONATION FLIGHT from New York to London and then back to New York bearing the Coronation single cancelled with (as always) a slightly indistinct CDS and the relevant USA cancels on an unaddressed airmail envelope. A famous FDC!
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1937 SG 461 ANGLO-AMERICAN GOODWILL CORONATION FLIGHT from New York to London and then back to New York bearing the Coronation single cancelled with (as always) a slightly indistinct CDS and the relevant USA cancels on an unaddressed airmail envelope. A famous FDC! £28.00 Add British Stamps First Day Covers - to George 6th Item: Add ANGLO-AMERICAN GOODWILL CORONATION FLIGHT from New York to London and then back to New York bearing the Coronation single cancelled with (as always) a slightly indistinct CDS and the relevant USA cancels on an unaddressed airmail envelope. A famous FDC! to your basket


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