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First Flight of Houston Balloon Mail — Event Cover

Historic Flight in Hot Air Balloon on July 4th, 1975

This event cover celebrates the first flight of Houston Balloon Mail. Carried aloft at historic San Jacinto Monument... was the opening event for the City of Houston's Bicentennial celebration. Cancellation date July 4, 1975 — Houston, Texas; with "Let Freedom Ring" on Liberty Bell and additional hot air balloon image. Flown in the balloon "Tejas". Condition is Excellent/Outstanding. No writing, no folds, no damage, no stains.

Year/Era: 1975
Condition: Excellent/Outstanding
Inventory no.: 389100269