First Day Cover: New Zealand Health Stamps 1937

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01 Oct 1937
First day cover of the New Zealand Health Stamps, 1/10/1937, printed in blue with a drawing of a crusader and the words 'Help the children - Crusade for health'. A one penny New Zealand Postage Health stamp is affixed to the envelope. The stamp sold for two pence, and the proceeds above postage were donated to children's health. Postmarked 'CHRISTCHURCH C.I. N.Z. 1.OC.37.12NOON' on the front of the envelope. It is addressed to 'Verne, Collins & Co., Box 316, Christchurch'.
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