1882 'REFUSED' REGISTERED MAIL CHICHESTER TO HASTINGS. Large envelope (223x96) sent registered mail Chichester to Hastings with 3 x 1d lilacs (SG172) paying 1d postage and 2d registration, tied CHICHESTER squared circles JY 6 82 with Pevensey receiver JY 7 82 and Hastings cds JY 10 82. On front manuscript ''Tithe Notice', and letter 'Refused' by addressee. Small tear well clear of stamps. Unusual usage. (Ref 70937).