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MAIL THROUGH THE AIR
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[[image - red in color, US Marine Corps 'Globe & Anchor' emblem topped with an American eagle, surrounded by 13 stars (12 visible) with text: FIRST FLIGHT   U.S.S AIR MAIL   NEW BERN  N.C.]]
FIRST FLIGHT
U.S. AIR MAIL
NEW BERN
N.C.

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The Story of Airport Collecting
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AIR MAIL
5¢   5¢
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

[[image - large reproduction of a 1946 U.S. Air Mail FAM-24 'First Flight to Berlin Germany' stamp]]
US AIR MAIL
FAM-24
FIRST FLIGHT To BERLIN GERMANY

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AMERICAN
AIR MAIL  SOCIETY

[[preprinted]] American Air Mail Society  [[/preprinted]]

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