"Postmaster: Have Mr. de Boer Marien paid this letter?/Postboy: Yes Sir!/Postmaster: All right, carry the letter to its direction with my best compliments"" /> cover 1865 (20 Oct.) cover, hand-illustrated, from French Hoek, addressed to Kaap Stad, bearing 4d. blue, good to large margins, tied by indistinct c.d.s.; cover showing three Cape Town arrival c.d.s., backstamped "FRENCH HOEK/OC 20/1865" black oval d.s. and the following manuscript,<I> "Postmaster: Have Mr. de Boer Marien paid this letter?/Postboy: Yes Sir!/Postmaster: All right, carry the letter to its direction with my best compliments"</I> | Christie's