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Lot #6499
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH INDIA Rocket Mail
1937 Feb 1-7 All-India Scouts Jamboree Rocket Mail, proof sheet in black, v.f., signed and dated by Stephen J. Smith, v.f. (Stephen Smith, was a pioneering Indian aerospace engineer who developed techniques in delivering mail by rocket. Unlike Friedrich Schmiedl, whom the Austrian Authorities banned from further experimenting, Smith was encouraged in his experiments by Indian Officials. In the ten-year span of his experiments (1934-1944), Smith made some 270 launches, including at least 80 rocket mail flights)
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$1,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #6500
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH INDIA Rocket Mail
1937 Feb 1-7 All-India Scouts Jamboree Rocket Mail, three different imperforate tete-beche sheetlets of four (dark blue, light green and magenta), each numbered, signed and dated by Stephen J. Smith, v.f., only 25 of each printed
Box **
Catalog #18A1a,20A1a,23A1a
$1,600.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #6501
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH INDIA Rocket Mail
1937 Feb 1-7 All-India Scouts Jamboree Rocket Mail, three different imperforate tete-beche sheetlets of four (dark blue, light green and magenta), each numbered, signed and dated by Stephen J. Smith, marginal creases, one with minor toning at bottom, still v.f., only 25 of each printed
Box **
Catalog #18A1a,20A1a,23A1a
$1,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #6502
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH INDIA Rocket Mail
1937 Feb 1-7 All-India Scouts Jamboree Rocket Mail, blue label, February 2 dispatch, special Elephant cachet, v.f., handstamps of rocket "R. No.134 Dr. R. Paganini" and Scout Jamboree slogan cancelation, addressed to and signed by Stephen Smith on back, v.f.
Envelope
Catalog #18C1
$750.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #6503
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH INDIA Rocket Mail
1937 Feb 1-7 All-India Scouts Jamboree Rocket Mail, blue label, February 2 dispatch, special Elephant cachet, v.f., handstamps of rocket "R. No.134 Dr. R. Paganini" and Scout Jamboree slogan cancelation, addressed to Dr. Radasch and signed by Stephen Smith on back, v.f.
Envelope
Catalog #18C1
$750.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #6504
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH INDIA Rocket Mail
1937 Feb 1-7 All-India Scouts Jamboree Rocket Mail, pink label, February 3 dispatch, special Elephant cachet, v.f., handstamps of rocket "R. No.135 Dr. M. Kronstein" and Scout Jamboree slogan cancelation (showing inverted "7" in "1937"), addressed to and signed by Stephen Smith on back, v.f.
Envelope
Catalog #20C1
$750.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #6505
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH INDIA Rocket Mail
1937 Feb 1-7 All-India Scouts Jamboree Rocket Mail, pink label, February 3 dispatch, special Elephant cachet, v.f., handstamps of rocket "R. No. 135 Dr. M. Kronstein" and Scout Jamboree slogan cancelation (showing inverted "7" in "1937"), addressed to Herbert Barker and signed by Stephen Smith on back, v.f.
Envelope
Catalog #20C1
$750.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #6506
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH INDIA Rocket Mail
1937 Feb 1-7 All-India Scouts Jamboree Rocket Mail card (Jamboree Camp Bengal Contingent), with a pink label, February 2 dispatch, special Elephant cachet and endorsed "Scouts Message", v.f., handstamps of rocket "R. No.136 Dr. H.Radasch" and signed Steven Smith on back, v.f.
Envelope
Catalog #21C1
$1,200.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #6507
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH INDIA Rocket Mail
1937 Feb 1-7 All-India Scouts Jamboree Rocket Mail card (Jamboree Camp Bengal Contingent), with a pink label, February 2 dispatch, special Elephant cachet and endorsed "Scouts Message", v.f., handstamps of rocket "R. No.136 Dr. H.Radasch" and signed Steven Smith on back, v.f.
Envelope
Catalog #21C1
$950.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #6508
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH INDIA Rocket Mail
1937 Feb 1-7 All-India Scouts Jamboree Rocket Mail, green label, February 3 dispatch, special Elephant cachet, v.f., handstamps of rocket "R. No.138 Princess Elizabeth" and Scout Jamboree slogan cancelation, signed Stephen Smith on back, v.f.
Envelope
Catalog #23C1
$575.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #6509
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH INDIA Rocket Mail
1937 Feb 1-7 All-India Scouts Jamboree Rocket Mail, green label, February 3 dispatch, special Elephant cachet, v.f., handstamps of rocket "R. No.138 Princess Elizabeth" and Scout Jamboree slogan cancelation, v.f.
Envelope
Catalog #23C1
$625.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #6510
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH INDIA Rocket Mail
1937 Feb 1-7 All-India Scouts Jamboree Rocket Mail, dark blue label, February 3 dispatch, special Elephant cachet, v.f., handstamps of rocket "R. No.139 Lord Baden-Powell" and Scout Jamboree slogan cancelation, v.f.
Envelope
Catalog #24C1
$600.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #6511
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH INDIA Rocket Mail
1937 Feb 1-7 All-India Scouts Jamboree Rocket Mail, dark blue label, February 3 dispatch, special Elephant cachet, v.f., handstamps of rocket "R. No.139 Lord Baden-Powell" and Scout Jamboree slogan cancelation, v.f.
Envelope
Catalog #24C1
$1,100.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #6512
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH INDIA Rocket Mail
1937 Feb 1-7 All-India Scouts Jamboree Rocket Mail card (Jamboree Camp Bengal Contingent) dark blue label, February 3 dispatch, endorsed "Scouts Message", special Elephant cachet, handstamps of rocket "R. No.139 Lord Baden-Powell", signed Stephen Smith on back, v.f.
Envelope
Catalog #24C1
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #6513
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH INDIA Rocket Mail
1937 Feb 1-7 All-India Scouts Jamboree Rocket Mail card (Jamboree Camp Bengal Contingent) dark blue label, February 3 dispatch, endorsed "Scouts Message", special Elephant cachet, handstamps of rocket "R. No.139 Lord Baden-Powell", signed Stephen Smith on back, v.f.
Envelope
Catalog #24C1
$1,100.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #6514
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH INDIA Rocket Mail
1937 Feb 1-7 All-India Scouts Jamboree Rocket Mail orange label, canceled "Bengal Girl Guides Rally 2-3, 37", with Indian adhesive alongside, "carried by Propaganda Rocket" (No.7) cachet, with Calcutta arrival pmk on back, signed by Stephen Smith, only 30 dispatched
Envelope
Catalog #26C1
$2,100.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #6515
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH INDIA Rocket Mail
1937 Feb 1-7 All-India Scouts Jamboree Rocket Mail orange label, canceled "Bengal Girl Guides Rally 2-3, 37", with Indian adhesive alongside, "carried by Propaganda Rocket" (No.7) cachet, with Calcutta arrival pmk on back, signed by Stephen Smith, only 30 dispatched
Envelope
Catalog #26C1
$1,800.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #6516
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH INDIA Rocket Mail
1937 Feb 1-7 All-India Scouts Jamboree Rocket Mail orange label, canceled "Bengal Girl Guides Rally 2-3, 37", with Indian adhesive alongside, "carried by Propaganda Rocket" (No.8) cachet, with Calcutta arrival pmk on back, signed by Stephen Smith, only 35 dispatched
Envelope
Catalog #27C1
$2,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #6517
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH INDIA Rocket Mail
1937 Feb 1-7 All-India Scouts Jamboree Rocket Mail orange label, canceled "Bengal Girl Guides Rally 2-3, 37", with Indian adhesive alongside, "carried by Propaganda Rocket" (No.8) cachet, with Calcutta arrival pmk on back, signed by Stephen Smith, only 35 dispatched
Envelope
Catalog #27C1
$1,900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #6518
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH INDIA Rocket Mail
1937 Scout Jubilee Rocket Mail collection of 12+ Rocket Mail covers with all the better items, stamp selection that includes three imperf sheets of four, each signed Smith, with all 3 colors present, plus dozens of singles and a few reference items. In addition, there is a grouping of flown items including newspapers, price lists, booklets, leaflets, proofs and other documents, many signed by Stephen Smith. An interesting offering of more than 150 items, fine-v.f.
Envelope
Catalog #EZ 18/27
$27,000.00
Bidding Closed

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