Auction: 19015 - The Philatelic Collectors' Series Sale
(x) Channel Islands
1901 (23 Feb.) mourning envelope, complete with letter, from the Postal Branch of the Inland Revenue in London to William Toplis, "Sark R.S.O", bearing ½d. pair and showing, on reverse, Guernsey and Sark datestamps; the letter confirming that "I will send you a supply of the Army ½ green Official in a few days if all goes well". Most unusual with reference to the supply of Army Official ½d. stamps, one on piece used in Alderney, believed unique, recently being sold in a London auction
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