Mar 1948 Post Office notice about surface mail service suspension to Palestine
Lot #: 70923

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Mandate postal service wind-down - original Post Office notice: typewritten 24 March 1948 communique of the General Post Office in Nicosia stating that the Postmaster-General announces that mail services to Palestine by surface route will be suspended as of 4 April, and that the final date of posting first class mail (letters and postcards), despatched by air, will be announced later. 3x horizontal folds, staple holes top left corner, tear at left repaired.


Product Tags: Cypriot, Mandatory Palestinian Ephemera, 1948 Israel: Post Office Circulars and Postal History from Cyprus, Palestine Mandate and from 1947-49 Israel War of Independence, 1948 Mandate Termination & Israeli Interim period, 20th Century, 1940s, 1945-1949 Postwar era, which are Philately - Original Postal Document, Philately - Suspended Service mail, Philately - Surface Mail (contemporary), Object Related Specifically to a Personality or Key Event