1. Karl Lewis Illustrated Covers - Japan - Stamp Auctions

Lot 74 - 1. Karl Lewis Illustrated Covers -   Japan Imperial Sea Post - Trans-Pacific MV ''Tatsuta Maru'' -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #90

Lot 74 - 1. Karl Lewis Illustrated Covers - Japan Imperial Sea Post - Trans-Pacific MV ''Tatsuta Maru'' - Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #90

March 6, 1935, cover to Maine, franked by four adhesives, paying 10s postal fee altogether, tied by two red brown ''6.3.1935'' special markings, blue three-character ''To US'' handstamp at left, fresh and VF, Est. $150- $200

Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #90

1. Karl Lewis Illustrated Covers - Japan Imperial Sea Post - Trans-Pacific MV ''Tatsuta Maru''
Lot 54 - 1. Karl Lewis Illustrated Covers -   Japan Imperial Sea Post - Trans-Pacific MV ''Heian Maru'' -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #90

Lot 54 - 1. Karl Lewis Illustrated Covers - Japan Imperial Sea Post - Trans-Pacific MV ''Heian Maru'' - Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #90

May 6, 1937, cover to San Francisco, franked by three stamps, paying 6s postage (looks insufficient) tied by two red brown ''6.5.1937'' illustrated special markings, blue three-character ''To US'' hs, opening remark on reverse, fresh and VF, Est. $150-$200

Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #90

1. Karl Lewis Illustrated Covers - Japan Imperial Sea Post - Trans-Pacific MV ''Heian Maru''
Lot 88 - 1. Karl Lewis Illustrated Covers -   Japan Japan - The American Mail Liners - ''President Jefferson'' -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #90

Lot 88 - 1. Karl Lewis Illustrated Covers - Japan Japan - The American Mail Liners - ''President Jefferson'' - Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #90

March 21, 1936, cover to New Jersey, franked by three definitives, met altogether 10s postal rate, tied by SS duplex ''5'' date stamp, gray blue three-character ''To US'' marking, opening notes and Cranbury ''APR.6.1936'' arrival on the back, still VF, Est. $150-$200

Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #90

1. Karl Lewis Illustrated Covers - Japan Japan - The American Mail Liners - ''President Jefferson''
Lot 73 - 1. Karl Lewis Illustrated Covers -   Japan Imperial Sea Post - Trans-Pacific MV ''Tatsuta Maru'' -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #90

Lot 73 - 1. Karl Lewis Illustrated Covers - Japan Imperial Sea Post - Trans-Pacific MV ''Tatsuta Maru'' - Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #90

December 2, 1934, cover to Florida, franked by three definitives, paying 10s postage, tied by two red brown ''2.12.1934'' special date stamps, gray blue three-character ''To US'' marking at left, opening remarks on reverse, fresh and VF, Est. $150 -$200

Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #90

1. Karl Lewis Illustrated Covers - Japan Imperial Sea Post - Trans-Pacific MV ''Tatsuta Maru''
Lot 60 - 1. Karl Lewis Illustrated Covers -   Japan Imperial Sea Post - Trans-Pacific MV ''Hikawa Maru'' -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #90

Lot 60 - 1. Karl Lewis Illustrated Covers - Japan Imperial Sea Post - Trans-Pacific MV ''Hikawa Maru'' - Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #90

July 19, 1934, cover to Spokane, WA, franked by two values, including air post stamp of 9½s carmine, both met 10s postal rate, tied by two red brown ''19.7.1934'' special date stamps, blue three-character ''To US'' marking, opening remarks on reverse, cover was opened at top, fresh and VF, Est. $150-$200

Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #90

1. Karl Lewis Illustrated Covers - Japan Imperial Sea Post - Trans-Pacific MV ''Hikawa Maru''
Lot 83 - 1. Karl Lewis Illustrated Covers -   Japan Japan - The American Mail Liners - ''President Grant'' -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #90

Lot 83 - 1. Karl Lewis Illustrated Covers - Japan Japan - The American Mail Liners - ''President Grant'' - Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #90

February 9, 1935, cover to Minnesota, franked by four definitive stamps, met altogether 10s postal rate, tied by SS duplex ''2'' date stamp, blue three-character ''To US'' marking, opening direction on reverse, fresh and VF, Est. $150-$200

Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #90

1. Karl Lewis Illustrated Covers - Japan Japan - The American Mail Liners - ''President Grant''
Lot 66 - 1. Karl Lewis Illustrated Covers -   Japan Imperial Sea Post - Trans-Pacific MV ''Hiye Maru'' -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #90

Lot 66 - 1. Karl Lewis Illustrated Covers - Japan Imperial Sea Post - Trans-Pacific MV ''Hiye Maru'' - Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #90

April 10, 1934, cover to Seattle, franked by four definitive values, paying 10s postage altogether, tied by two red brown ''10.4.1934'' illustrated date stamps, blue three-character ''To US'' marking, opening remarks on reverse, fresh and VF, Est. $150- $200

Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #90

1. Karl Lewis Illustrated Covers - Japan Imperial Sea Post - Trans-Pacific MV ''Hiye Maru''
Lot 77 - 1. Karl Lewis Illustrated Covers -   Japan Japan -  US The Dollar Steamship Liners - ''President Cleveland'' -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #90

Lot 77 - 1. Karl Lewis Illustrated Covers - Japan Japan - US The Dollar Steamship Liners - ''President Cleveland'' - Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #90

October 2, 1935, cover to Pennsylvania, franked by four adhesives, paying 10s postage altogether, tied by SS duplex ''16'' date stamps, blue three-character ''To US'' marking, opening remarks on reverse, fresh and VF, Est. $150-$200

Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #90

1. Karl Lewis Illustrated Covers - Japan Japan - US The Dollar Steamship Liners - ''President Cleveland''
Lot 56 - 1. Karl Lewis Illustrated Covers -   Japan Imperial Sea Post - Trans-Pacific MV ''Heian Maru'' -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #90

Lot 56 - 1. Karl Lewis Illustrated Covers - Japan Imperial Sea Post - Trans-Pacific MV ''Heian Maru'' - Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #90

October 5, 1939, cover to Connecticut, franked by four values, paying 20s postage, tied by one red brown ''5.10.1939'' illustrated special ds, remained two stamps not cancelled, blue three-character ''To US'' handstamp, opening remarks on reverse, VF, Est. $150-$200

Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #90

1. Karl Lewis Illustrated Covers - Japan Imperial Sea Post - Trans-Pacific MV ''Heian Maru''
Lot 89 - 1. Karl Lewis Illustrated Covers -   Japan Japan - The American Mail Liners - ''President McKinley'' -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #90

Lot 89 - 1. Karl Lewis Illustrated Covers - Japan Japan - The American Mail Liners - ''President McKinley'' - Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #90

March 24, 1935, cover to Minnesota, franked by four definitive stamps, paying altogether 10s postage, tied by SS duplex ''4'' date stamp, gray blue three-character ''To US'' marking, opening direction on the back, tiny (5mm) repaired tear at left, F/VF, Est. $100- $150

Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #90

1. Karl Lewis Illustrated Covers - Japan Japan - The American Mail Liners - ''President McKinley''