Philatelic cover, South Australian Centenary Air Race, signed, paper, used by E Crome, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1936
Envelope carried on the Sydney Morning Herald aeroplane flown by P G Taylor during the South Australian Centenary Air Race. A blue ink cachet naming the event is in the upper left corner of the envelope and below is typewritten text giving the details of the flight. There is a 2d Australian stamp that commemorates the centenary of the founding of South Australia. It depicts the proclamation tree and buildings and bush. There is a postmark from Adelaide, dated 21 December 1936. The envelope has been signed by P G Taylor.
Postmark on front of envelope, stamped in black ink 'ADELAIDE / S.A. / 4 30AM / 21 DEC / 1936'
Signature on front of envelope, handwritten in blue ink 'P.G. Taylor / (underline)'