Boston Sea Scout Annual Regatta 1939
Keith Larson

This Annual Regatta of the Sea Scout Division, Boston Council was held on September 17, 1939 at the Charles River.  Commemorative cachets on envelopes were printed as souvenirs of the event.  The stamps were canceled in black by a hand cancellation at Charles River, Mass.

S.S.S. Donald McKay
S.S.S. Donald McKay


The cachet is printed in red and has a comic notation to it.  It was signed by the Skipper J A Watson of the Sea Scout Ship Donald McKay.

S.S.S. Admiral Dewey
S.S.S. Admiral Dewey


The cover is signed by Skipper Jenson of the Sea Scout Ship Admiral Dewey.

S.S.S. Olympia
S.S.S. Olympia

This is a blue printed cachet.  The cover is signed by Skipper Hannigan of the Sea Scout Ship Olympia.