Auction: 19033 - Stamps and Covers of South East Asia
Covers and Cancellations
1897 (22 Feb.) OHMS envelope, complete with Avis De Reception form, registered to London and redirected to Ohio, USA, showing Labuan c.d.s. and oval-framed "R" in deep bluish ink,
Note: The cover was sent by the Postmaster of Labuan, Walter W. Boyd, enclosing the form and requesting acknowledgement of receipt of a letter to the Very Rev. Prefect Apostolic of Labuan and founder of the Mill Hill Mission there and in North Borneo.
Patrick Cassels, June 2004