Peltours Service - GILGIL Camp - cv mailed by an Israeli Revisionist, detained by the British to his family in Haifa via the South African Zionist Fed. their cachet "Per Postal Communications Box 18 Johannesburg" on front, brought to Israel by Peltours - oval cachet & handed to "LA'ASSIREINU Emergency Post" in TLV (Emergency Organiz. by the Revisionists), their circular cachet dated 17 JUN 1948 all on front mailed by them, a 10m Doar Ivri stp affixed tied by TEL AVIV trilingual pmk 18.6.1948; usual sealing tape remains at left applied in S. Africa, (similar cv illust. by Shamir-Siegel on p. 81), vf & a Rare comb. of a cv of the 2nd shipment from S. Africa delivered via 3! organizations
May - October 1948, The South African Zionist Federation & Peltours Service.
This original correspondence reveals this dramatic chapter of 1948 Postal History. The recipient's remarks on the covers, made at the time, confirm the assumptions made in later studies