WWII Postal History

1939 International Auto Show Cover

Price: $29.50

VF 1939 set on a special card for the Berlin auto show. Picturing the first Mercedes (horseless carriage) a Volkswagen and a Porsche Racing Car on display at the show. Three stamps on the card with a special Cancel for the Auto Show! Reverse has advertising for Dresdener Bank.

1939 International Nurburgring Auto Race Set

Price: $59.50

The 1939 International Nurburgring Auto Race is held in the Eifel area of Germany. The stamps show the first Mercedes (horseless carriage) a Volkswagen and an Auto Union Grand Prix Race Car on display at the Berlin auto show. The set is overprinted- NURBURGRING-RENNEN, for the 1939 race at the famed racetrack.Complete set on piece with the special cancel issued for the event. Stamps also available on separate pieces, each with own cancel. See next listing.<br>