–“ S S PRESIDENT MADISON” 1924. The Dollar Steamship Line ‘S S President Madison’ mainly operated on the trans Pacific routes This cover from Exeter (28 March 24) to the ‘Friends Mission’ in China, has been quite badly burned and also suffered water damage. It has had a label attached Damaged by fire / on S/S “Pres. Madison”. Nothing is known about the fire on board the ship. This is the only recorded item from this incident. A rare cover.