1862 MANCHESTER SPOON TYPE D5a (RA92) CANCELLING 1S PALE GREEN (SG73) ON COVER TO NEW YORK. Fine entire Manchester to New York with fine 1s pale green (SG73) tied very fine strike MANCHESTER/498 spoon type D5a (RA92) MR 28 62 codes 5 2 (latter sideways). On front US '5 CENTS' accountancy hand stamp in red and endorsed 'per steamer 'Asia' from Liverpool. Filing fold well clear of stamp and cancellation. Attractive and scarce franking. (Ref 90581).