CAFDC502-03re Unitrade # 502-03. Canada Post Replacement Cover
Unitrade # 502-03 First Day Cover
Christmas 1969 - Children Praying
Canada Post Replacement Cover
Ottawa, 8 October 1969
Chung / Narbonne Specialized Catalogue: R136
Beginning in 1949, first day covers forwarded to the post office in Ottawa which were damaged or lost during processing were replaced with a specially designed cover. Eight different cachet designs are known. The practice continued until 1974.