Signed First Day Cover.

DeGARMO, Alva R. (?-?).

From Main Street Fine Books & Mss, ABAA (Galena, IL, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since March 11, 1998

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Commercial aviation history was made in 1925 when Western Air Express (W.A.E., predecessor of Western Airlines) began its route flying the U.S. mail between Los Angeles and Salt Lake City; its original "Four Horsemen" pilots included Captain DeGarmo. Signed First Day Cover, 6½" X 3½", cancelled in Chicago, Illinois on March 19, 1976 and with "First Day of Issue" boldly stamped. Single 13-cent "Commercial Aviation" stamp at upper right. Fine. At upper left, boldly and in blue ballpoint, the pilot signs: "Captain Al DeGarmo / W.A.E." Unusual. Bookseller Inventory # 24299

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Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts has been buying and selling quality books, autographs and ephemera since 1991. We specialize in general antiquarian, first editions, signed books and autographs and documents. We are members of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America (ABAA), Universal Autograph Collectors Club (UACC) and The Manuscript Society.

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