1929 (2 Feb) Large sized envelope (faults) bearing 1921 Complete airmail set of 5 to 90c plus 4c & 10c Junk each tied PAKHOI bilingual CDS cancels and addressed to Custom House Canton, subsequently crossed out and replaced with Pakhoi & registered h/s No.26 with Canton arrival backstamps, various folds and bends and partially split open on one side but nice commercial airmail use.
1941 Incoming cover from Edinburgh to Hong Kong bearing 1/3d combn tied machine mark and censored outward bound with SERVICE SUSPENDED / RETURN TO SENDER part h/s in violet. slightly rough opened along top otherwise fine.
1941 Via Pacific P/S Cover from Methodist Church in Hankow to Wales bearing nice combination of mainly SYS defins and others with nine values (½c, 1c, 2c, 3c, 4c, 5c, 30c) tied bilingual HANKOW CDS cancels, wrinkles and faults, redirected on arrival in UK,
1979-82 Attractive group of official illustrated First Day Covers including 1980 Deer, UNESCO, 1982 Medicinal Plants, 1980 Int. Olympics, 1981 Cattle on two covers, 1981 Team Victories, National Safety, 1980 Airport, etc, (26 FDCs).
Boxer Rebellion: 1901 Hong Kong 1c blue-green postal stationery reply card (single) used to Berlin cancelled SHANGHAI / C / MY 23 / 01 CDS and additional Japanese Occupation of China 1s brown tied rubber SHANGHAI / 24 / MAY / 01/ I.J.P.O cds cancel AND German part SHANGHAI / DEUTSCHE SEEPOST 24 / MA.. / 01 cds alongside. Manuscript Feldpost on left side and 28th August arrival Bestent / 7¼.8¼ / vom / Postamte 24 cds. Small amount of damage along the bottom otherwise extremely fine and rare combination.