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PEDI mail x3 covers: 1) First flight ex Forest Hills to Rehovot; frk'd 25c w/ 2 PEDI strikes 20/21 May 1948 & FF cachet; Czechoslovakian airlines cachet on back; cv #560; gentl
Item code: 133749

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PEDI mail x3 covers: 1) First flight ex Forest Hills to Rehovot; frk'd 25c w/ 2 PEDI strikes 20/21 May 1948 & FF cachet; Czechoslovakian airlines cachet on back; cv #560; gently opened; 2) airmail cv ex Baltimore to Rishon Le Zion pmk'd 22 June 1948; frk'd 25c; #17736; bottom cut open; 3) airletter preprinted 10c franking ex San Mateo to RLZ, pmk'd 24 June 1948, #20519. The Jewish Agency founded 'Palestine Emergency Deliveries Inc.' in NY to collect and send mail to Israel when Mandate postal activities & contacts ceased: mail was carried as baggage, first on KLM to Rome, then to Israel by Czechoslovakian airlines.