AUSTRALIA 1919 SG59 Cover

Stock Code: P189006752

1919 (AU 6) coloured souvenir airmail postcard flown from Adelaide to Minlaton, depicting monoplane and inscribed "per favour / Capt. H. Butler by Monoplane / over St Vincent Gulf / thence by Commonwealth Mail", franked by 1918-23 1½d deep red-brown (with "V / ODC" perfin), tied on arrival by Minlaton "AU 6 19" cds. Typed greeting on reverse ("With MR. E. JAEHNE'S COMPLIMENTS"). Very fine, with virtually none of the usual edge wear. A highly attractive and evocative memento of the pioneer airmail period. (Eustis 20a cat A$550).


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