London to Algiers by air 1936, returned to sender

£24.00

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GB KGV 5d and 1d cancelled with large double-ring cds Wilton Road, Hudson’s Place SW1,from Harrow to Algiers, 2 March 1936; Airmail label with MS ‘urgent’: boxed handstamp ‘Retour à l’Envoyeur’ and rough h/s ‘voir au dos’ in violet; on reverse are cachets showing attempts to deliver via Paris to Algiers, and returned with violet handstamps ‘Addresse Incomplète’ & ‘Inconnu à l’Appel Alger’ a fine RTS example