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Lot No: 296

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India Rocketmail: 1934 (Oct 4) “ROCKET DESPATCH/DIAMOND HARBOUR/SHIP TO SHORE” This experiment was carried out from a Hilsa fishing boat lying about 75 yards from the shore in Diamond Harbour. The rocket used was supplied by the Orient Fireworks Co., and 75 carried. Though the rocket has reached the shore when fire from the boat, it bust before landing and the letters got scattered all over the beach, signed by Stephen Smith on reverse and initialled by Jal Cooper. JC4

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Condition: Cover

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