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1740. 🇲🇺 Mauritius Commemorates 50 Years Of Relations With Australia.Mauritius Post will issue its first stamp of the year on 29 September 2020 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the establishment of...

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Colombia 1871-18831877 Scott 73 5c purple "Condor" Into the Deep Blue We are continuing our closer look at the classical era stamps of Colombia.

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OTD: Quebec-born Mark Sennett releases first 'Keystone Studios' movieOn todays date in 1912, Québecs Mack Sennett released Cohen Collects a Debt, the first film from his newly formed Keystone Studios based in Los Angeles.

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1739. 🇯🇲 First Jamaica Stamps Of 2020 Commemorate Poet Miss Lou.Jamaica Post released its first new issue of the year on 7 September 2020 when it issued 4 stamps to commemorate the Birth Centenary...

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Special Cover Released on International Literacy DayIndia Post has released a special cover on the occasion of International Literacy Day on 8th September 2020 from Bengaluru.

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New Europa 2020 Stamps:Bosnia and HerzegovinaPhila Mirror - The Indian Philately Journal.

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Estonia Issued Stamp on WRC RallyThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, Miniature Sheet, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged cars on stamps, corona pandemic, Estonia car rally stamps, estonian stamps, FIA WRC World Rally Championship, stamps of estonia, stamps on cars, Toyota Yaris WRC, WRC Rally, WRC Rally stamp.

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Monaco Issued Stamp on Ancient GrimaldiThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Stamps, Themes, World and tagged Ancient Grimaldi, Ancient Grimaldi stamp, grimaldi, Historic Sites, Italian city, Italian city of Terlizzi, Monaco grimaldi stamp, monaco stamps, stamps of monaco, Terlizzi stamp.

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1738. 🇲🇹 Sixteen Fine Dogs From Malta.Malta Post will issue a sheetlet of 16 stamps on 24 September 2020 on the subject of Breeds of dogs.

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Supersonic CollaborationGibraltar produced a stamps in 2019 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the inaugural flight of the supersonic aircraft Concorde.

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OTD: French nun Marguerite Bourgeoys arrives in QuebecOn todays date in 1653, Marguerite Bourgeoys landed in Québec with French military officer and founder of Montréal Paul de Chomedey.

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The One Cent Franklin Stamp, which is worth enough to buy a houseThis is an answer to "How do you identify a #596"?

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Fight with Covid-19:CroatiaThis entry was posted in News, Picture Post cards, Themes and tagged corona ms, corona virus, corona warriors, covid 19, covid pandemic, covid stamps, croatia corona stamps, croatia covid messsages, Croatia postal stationary covid, croatiapostcard, frontline warriors, health workers, Mask, postal stationary, stamps of croatia, stamps on corona,...

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New Zealand Issued Stamps on Maori Language WeekTe reo Māori is an official language of Aotearoa New Zealand. Since 1975, New Zealand has celebrated an annual Māori Language Week, with seven days focused on its revitalisation.

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New Stamps Released from Aland IslandsThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, First Day Cover, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged aland four seasons stamps, aland islands, aland police, aland police stamp, aland stamps, Four Seasons, National Bureau of Investigation, police administration, stamp booklet, stamps of aland, stamps on nature.

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1737. 🇸🇨 Seychelles New Issue To Commemorate First Settlement.The Seychelles Postal Service will issue a set of stamps, not yet detailed, on 9 October 2020 to commemorate the 250th anniversary of...

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APS Stamp Chat: Luminescent Tagging Part II: Technology Evolution w/ Mr. Henry JehanIn this presentation, Jehan focuses primarily on the technological evolution associated with this unique process.

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OTD: Canada issues its first airmail stampOn todays date in 1928, Canadas Post Office Department introduced the countrys first airmail stamp, a five-cent denomination showing two winged figures alongside a globe.

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India to host Philavirtu online this OctoberComing to a computer near you on Oct. 10-18, Philavirtu is billed as the world's largest - and India's first - national virtual philatelic exhibition.

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Fight with Covid-19:French PolynesiaThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged corona ms, corona paintings stamps, corona virus, corona warriors, covid 19, covid pandemic, covid stamps, French Polynesia corona stamps, French Polynesia covid messsages, French Polynesia stamps, frontline warriors, health workers, Mask, Philately,...

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Romania Issued Stamps on the Danube Delta SwansThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged birds on stamps, coastal wetlands, Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve, Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve stamps, Danube Delta Swans, Danube Delta Swans stamps, Romania birds stamps, Romania swans stamps, romanian stamps, stamps of romania,...

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New Stamps Released from ArmeniaThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Philately, Stamps, Themes, World and tagged armenian stamps, Edgar Allan Poe Awards, French National Academy of Cinema, Golden Globe Award, Henri Verneuil, Henri Verneuil stamp, Honorary Cesar awards, Jean Jansem, Jean Jansem artwork, Jean Jansem stamps,...

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1736. 🇭🇰 Hong Kong Past And Present.Hong Kong Post issued 4 stamps and 1 miniature sheet on 20 September 2020 on the subject of Hong Kong Past and Present featuring views...

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OTD: CSN launches online forumOTD: CSN launches online forum Posted 16 mins ago On today's date in 2014, CSN launched its new "Forums" for stamp, postcard and postal history collectors to gather and discuss the issues impacting their hobbies.

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Machins 2020-2nd Large booklet now in circulationNews about Great Britain stamps and postmarks, postal history, Royal Mail, and Post Office Ltd., and philately in general.

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Another Post and Go ChangeNews about Great Britain stamps and postmarks, postal history, Royal Mail, and Post Office Ltd., and philately in general.

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BNAPS unveils annual award winnersDespite the coronavirus-driven cancellation of its 2020 convention, the British North America Philatelic Society has unveiled the winners of its annual awards.

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Fight with Covid-19: Guernsey TogetherThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, First Day Cover, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged #GuernseyTogether, corona, corona stamps, Coronavirus, covid 19, Guernsey covid stamps, Guernsey Post, guernsey stamps, Guernsey Together, Guernsey together stamps, Kahlan Marriott, Mask, pandemic, philatelic team,...

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Lebanon Issued Stamp on Red CrossThis entry was posted in Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged Lebanese Red Cross, Lebanese Red Cross stamp, lebanon redcross stamps, lebanon stamps, redcross, redcross stamps, stamps of lebanon, stamps on redcross.

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New Stamps from BelgiumThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged abbeys, abbeys stamps, animals in Europe, animals on stamps, Belgium Abbeys and Cloisters, Belgium Abbeys and Cloisters stamps, belgium stamps, cloisters, cloisters stamps, Les Grottes de Han, Les Grottes de Han Wild Life Park, Les Grottes de Han Wild Life...

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Design error discovered on Britain's new Sherlock stampA music consultant recently discovered a design error on a newly issued Royal Mail stamp featuring a still from The Final Problem, an episode from the fourth season of Sherlock.

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Club NewsNew Special Cover A Special cover was relased in Bangalore on18th September 2020 on the occasion of the Legendary Kannada actor Dr. Vishnuv...

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India Post Inviting Drawings for Special CoverTamilnadu circle of India Post invited entries for a drawing competition. The selected drawings will be used for forthcoming special covers.

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New Stamps Released from BelgiumTheme Alzheimer's disease is the most common form of dementia. As the disease gets worse, patients have more trouble dealing with daily skills.

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OTD: Robert de LaSalle's ship Le Griffon lost at seaOn todays date in 1679, French explorer Rene-Robert Cavelier abandoned his ship Le Griffon, which hasnt been seen since.

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OTD: Trajan's namesake born in 53 ADOn todays date in 53 AD, Trajan, a Roman emperor from 98 AD until his death in 117 AD, was born in Italica in the Roman province of Hispania.

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London's Virtual Autumn Stampex 1-3 October 2020News about Great Britain stamps and postmarks, postal history, Royal Mail, and Post Office Ltd., and philately in general.

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No Stampex: New Royal Mail September 2020 Stocklist Available OnlineNews about Great Britain stamps and postmarks, postal history, Royal Mail, and Post Office Ltd., and philately in general.

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Exhibit on HindiThis entry was posted in Articles, Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, First Day Cover, SARC Philately, Themes and tagged Hindi day, hindi diwas, hindi poets, hindi writers, national language, stamps on hindi.

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New Stamps Released from AustriaThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, Miniature Sheet, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged Austria Military Postal Service stamps, Austrian mushrooms, Austrian mushrooms stamps, austrian stamps, field post office, first world war, industrial warfare, Military Postal Service, mushrooms, Postal Service,...

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France Issued Stamps on LighthousesThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged French coasts, French lighthouses stamps, french philately, french stamps, lighthouses stamps, navigation, Postage Stamps, stamp booklet, stamps on lighthouses.

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APS Stamp Chat: An Introduction to Honduran Philately with Mr. Mauricio MejiaMejia joins us live from Tegucigalpa, the capital of Honduras. Mejia began stamp collecting at age 6, in 1991 and has continued to involve himself in philately ever since.

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Another B.C. show deemed a successAttendance was of course not what one would typically expect, but lots of people still came and it was great to connect with so many philatelic friends again, ” said Tom Watkins, of North Saanich, B.C. “Like Richpex in June, we had COVID mitigation protocols in place, with attendees signing in at the door for contact tracing in the...

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Brilliant Bugs: new stamp issue 1 October 2020. Attractive but unnecessary?News about Great Britain stamps and postmarks, postal history, Royal Mail, and Post Office Ltd., and philately in general.

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OTD: Lorne Greene stars in Battlestar GalacticaOn todays date in 1978, Toronto actor Lorne Greene starred in the new sci-fi TV show Battlestar Galactica, which premiered that evening on ABC.

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1735. 🇬🇧 Royal Mail Bugged.Royal Mail will issue, for no obvious reason, a set of 6 stamps on 1 October 2020 of the subject of ‘Br...

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Philatelic NewsThis is pleasure that members of the Philatelic Deposit Account PDA operated by Mumbai Philatelic Bureau in their bureau can now deposit funds from home online through NEFT.With this facility, members used to send funds to their PD account through drafts etc.

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New Stamps Released from FinlandThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, First Day Cover, History Behind A Stamp, Miniature Sheet, New Stamps, Stamps, Themes, World and tagged art award, art stamps, birds on stamps, cartons on stamps, children's book, childrens stamps, finish cartoons, finish stamps, finland art award stamps, finland little dreamer stamp, finland...

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APS Stamp Chat: Luminescent Tagging Part I with Mr. Henry JehanIn 1963, Henry Jehan was a high school student taking classes in physics when he learned of an experiment being run by the Department of the Post Office.

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Stampex International 2020 is virtually here!For one thing, it’s being promoted as the first-ever virtual stamp exhibition. There seems to be a lot of first-ever virtual stamp events around lately, but Stampex International 2020 takes ‘virtual’ to a whole new level.

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Vancouver cover brings $7K at auctionA September 1868 Vancouver Island cover was among the highlights of the latest sale by Swiss auction house Corinphila.

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International Mis-sorts show the importance of correct addressingNews about British stamps and postmarks, postal history, Royal Mail, and Post Office Ltd.

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OTD: Ottawa's earliest recorded rugby gameOn todays date in 1867, two non-organized clubs named the Rough Riders and the Senators played the Ottawa areas earliest recorded rugby game.

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New Special Covers from KarnatakaWorld Ozone Day 2020 16 September 2020, Bengaluru International Literacy Day 8 September 2020,Bengaluru Image credit: Praveen Shetty, Ban...

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PHILAVIRTU 2020 UpdateFirst National Virtual Philatelic Exhibition with International Participation 10-18 October 2020 PHILAVIRTU - 2020 Allotment List is ava...

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My Stamp Released on BPRDThis entry was posted in Asian Philately, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, SARC Philately, Sheetlets, Themes and tagged bprd, Bureau of  Police Research and Development, consultancy organisation, Indian Philately, my stamp, my stamp Bureau of Police Research and Development, my stamp india post, personalized stamps, police forces,...

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Switzerland Issued Stamps on Ceneri Base TunnelThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged alps rail link, Ceneri Base Tunnel, Ceneri Base Tunnel stamps, railway stamps, stamps of switzerland, stamps on railway, swiss railway, swiss railway stamps, swiss stamps.

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New Stamps Released from EstoniaThe panther cap is quite common in Estonia from July to October. The panther cap always grows alone and can be found in coniferous forests, especially in sandy dune pine forests and wooded heaths.

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APS Stamp Chat: The US Post Office During WWII presented by Mr. Don HargyHargy transports viewers to the late 30's and 40's and explains postage and handling in the United States and to depots worldwide during the War.

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MayotteMadagascar, 1942, Centennial of Mayotte's Colonization Produced by the Vichy Government but not Sold in Madagascar Bud's Big Blue...

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Canada's ‘medical groundbreakers' celebrated in new five-stamp setAvailable in 10-stamp booklets with two of each design, the set is Canada Post's first issue since May 20, when it released a pair of stamps marking 100 years of radio history.

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OTD: Marco Polo born in VeniceOn today's date in 1254, Italian merchant Marco Polo, known for his far-reaching travels through Asia, was born in the Republic of Venice.

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1743. 🇲🇼 New Surcharges From Malawi.The postal service of Malawi issued 2 new surcharges during August 2020. The stamps are the previously issued K110 Butterflies ‘Pr...

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Hindi Alphabet Book on StampsThis entry was posted in News and tagged colour book, Hindi alphabet, Hindi day, India Post, Indian Philately, indian stamps, Stamp Book, stamps of India.

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New Stamps Released from Sri LankaThis entry was posted in Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, Miniature Sheet, New Stamps, News, SARC Philately, Themes, World and tagged asian philately, asian stamps, dhamma preaching, Miniature Sheet, sri lanka vesak stamps, srilanka dhamma preaching stamps, srilanka stamps, stamps of sri lanka, stamps on buddha, University of Sri...

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Exploring a Virtual Stamp ShowThere is a virtual Stampex happening in October, and I have the opportunity to explore it now with YOU!

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Episode #271This is a primer for collecting Telegraph Stamps which have a remarkable history....

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OTD: Jacques Cartier reaches Stadacona, meets DonnaconaOn today's date in 1535, the second voyage of Breton explorer Jacques Cartier arrived at the Iroquois village of Stadacona, near present-day Québec city, where he met Chief Donnacona while traversing the St. Lawrence River.

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New Stamps from SwitzerlandThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged Aigle-Martigny, Aigle-Martigny stamp, condolences, French-speaking Switzerland, Postage Stamp, special events, special events stamps, Special Stamp, sports stamps, stamps of switzerland, swiss philately, swiss special events stamps,...

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1733. 🇯🇪 Jersey Post Recalls The 1980s.Jersey Post will issue a set of 6 stamps and 2 miniature sheets.

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Debutpex 2020:India's First Virtual Philatelic Exhibition on PostcardsDebutPex 2020 is India’s First Online Postcard Exhibition with international participation. The exhibit will be showcased online on www.debutpex.com The exhibition is being organised by the Postcrossing Society of India , a Non-profit society promoting writing postcard with support of India Post and hosted by PostcardsVille, a postcard...

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New Stamps Released from SwitzerlandThere is no universally applicable definition of precisely what “smart city” signifies. It is instead a general term referring to a wide range of activities, ideas, innovations and technologies, which all have one thing in common – the holistic, and development of urban areas.

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Water Tower ArtDate of Issue: 7 September 2020 Here is a beautiful set from Australia Post. There are around 74 painted water towers throughout rural Aus...

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OTD: Bonanza launches Lorne Greene's acting careerOn todays date in 1959, Canadian actor Lorne Greene became a household name when the western drama Bonanza aired on television for the first time.

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Switzerland Issued Stamps on GlobiThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged artificial intelligence, book covers, cartoons stamps, Globi adventures, globi cartoons, Globi und die Roboter, intelligent machines, stamps of switzerland, stamps on globi, swiss cartoons, swiss globi stamps, swiss stamps.

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New Stamps from PortugalThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Stamps, Themes, World and tagged dc comics, personalized stamps, Portugal dc comic stamps, Portugal stamps, queen Victoria, stamps of portugal, stamps on cartoons, submarine cable, Submarine Cable stamp, Telegram.

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1732. 󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 Shetland Islands To Seek Independence From Scotland.The major islands off the western European continent which are part of or have been part of The United Kingdom are Great B...

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Pen pals wanted in southern OntarioThe Community Resource Centre in Fergus, Ont., is inviting people to join its new pen-pal program, "Sending Support," which is aimed at "creating connections and sharing experiences of a very unique time in history." Open the entire community but focused on children, seniors and caregivers, the program is fully funded by the Centre Wellington.

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1731. 🇸🇭🇨🇦 Medically-themed New Issues From Tristan And Canada.When compared with ageing former popular music performers, doctors, medical researchers nurses and other health workers, even in the...

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Fight with Covid-19:Special Cancellation from OdishaThis entry was posted in Asian Philately, News, SARC Philately, Themes and tagged Convalescent Plasma, Coronavirus, covid 19, covid pictorial postmark, COVID-19 Patients, India Post, india post covid postmark, Indian Philately, plasma therapy, Public Health, Special cancellation.

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New Stamps Released from RussiaThe Russian Geographical Society was established on August 18, 1845, in St. Petersburg by the highest authority of Emperor Nicholas I. The idea of the Society foundation belonged to Admiral F.P. Litke, the mentor of the future first Chairman of the Russian Geographical Society, Grand Duke Konstantin Nikolaevich.

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Canada's 'medical groundbreakers' celebrated in new five-stamp setAvailable in 10-stamp booklets with two of each design, the set is Canada Post’s first issue since May 20, when it released a pair of stamps marking 100 years of radio history.

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Colonial's Premier Auction kicks off tomorrowAs we head into our second Premier Auction during the COVID-19 pandemic, we are still very optimistic running with the online-only auction as the National Postage Stamp and Coin Show had to be cancelled, ” said auctioneer Kirk Parsons, co-owner of the Kitchener, Ont.-based auction house.

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OTD: Pope John Paul II begins two-day visit to QuebecOn todays date in 1984, Pope John Paul II arrived in Montréal, Qué., for a two-day visit that included stops at Saint Josephs Oratory, Notre-Dames Basilica, Olympic Stadium and Jarry Park, where the pope led an open-air mass in front of thousands of people.

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Burlington PAC seeks postcard storiesThe Burlington Performing Arts Centre recently launched a deltiological initiative, "A Postcard Story," inviting people to submit a story or poem tying into the theme of "Unexpected Intersections." The call for postcard stories is part of Culture Days, an annual, nationwide celebration of arts and culture initiated by the Canadian Arts Summit in...

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September slogan postmarksNews about British stamps and postmarks, postal history, Royal Mail, and Post Office Ltd.

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PPI to CDS, the range in modern postal historyNews about British stamps and postmarks, postal history, Royal Mail, and Post Office Ltd.

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1730. 🇺🇸 Trump And COVID-19 Featured On Latest IGPC Products.The US-based philatelic agency, IGPC, has revealed its latest handful of new products which have the names of some of its clien...

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India Post Released Special Cover on Plasma DonationThis entry was posted in Asian Philately, SARC Philately, Special Cover, Themes and tagged goa special cover, Indian Philately, plasma therapy, Special Cover, special cover goa, special cover plasma donation, special cover plasma therapy, Special Covers.

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Queen: Another startling perforation error.News about British stamps and postmarks, postal history, Royal Mail, and Post Office Ltd.

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More fluorescent variationsNews about British stamps and postmarks, postal history, Royal Mail, and Post Office Ltd.

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OTD: Bell's hydrofoil sets new world record for water speedOn todays date in 1919, Alexander Graham Bells Hydrodome number four set a new world water speed record of 114 km/h—a record that stood for a full decade.

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St. Catharines' Best Western show to go ahead as plannedOpen to the public from 10 a.m.-4 p.m., the regional stamp show is typically held five times a year at St. Catharines, Ont.'s Best Western Hotel.

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Fight with Covid-19:Pictorial PostmarkThis entry was posted in Asian Philately, SARC Philately, Themes and tagged corona, covid 19 postmark, covid 19 stamps, Covid19, India Post, Indian Philately, mask wearing, Philately, pictorial postmark, postmark, postmark Nagpur, sanitizer, Social distancing, stay safe.

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Collecting COVID Stamps?Can we talk about these COVID-19 stamps that are being issued? Some seem to be profiting off of a deadly virus, lets discuss.

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OTD: L'Anse aux Meadows added to UNESCO World Heritage ListOn todays date in 1978, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization declared LAnse aux Meadows in Newfoundland and Labrador a world heritage site.

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Hitting the TargetThe amazing variety of subjects featured on postage stamps is often a source of fascination for the collector and the stamp set shown here is a prime example.

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1729. 🇸🇬 Singapore Commemorates The End Of World War 2.Singapore Post will issue an interesting set of 5 stamps on 12 September 2020 to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the end of the...

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1728. 🇳🇿 New Zealand Post Commemorates The 2020 Olympic Games.Curiously New Zealand Post will issue a set of 6 stamps and 1 miniature sheet containing all 6 stamps on 7 October 2020 to commemor...

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Media Philately: Old Hindi NewspapersLast year I had posted a series named "Media Philately". In that series I had discussed an entirely different field of Philately that was Newspapers distributed through Post.

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New Stamps Released from PortugalDiscover the new range of stamps featuring iconic poses from the Justice League characters! Fueled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman’s selfless act, Bruce Wayne enlists the help of his newfound ally, Diana Prince, to face an even greater enemy.

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Royal Mail:Rupert Bear Stamp IssueThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged british philately, british stamps, cartoons stamps, comic strip, country village, Daily Express, magical adventures, Nutwood, Royal Mail, royal mail Rupert bear stamps, Rupert Bear, Rupert bear stamps, stamps on cartoons.

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Rare Nova Scotia stamps to highlight this week's Maresch saleMaresch and Son Auctions. Both stamps were issued by Nova Scotia in 1851, the same year the colony was granted full control of its postal system from Britain.

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New Stamps from JerseyThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, First Day Cover, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Stamps, Themes, World and tagged Duke of Edinburgh, harry vardon, Jersey golfer, jersey harry vardon stamps, jersey princess ann stamps, jersey stamps, princess ann, Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, royal family, stamps of jersey, USGA...

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Colombia 1859-18701865 Scott 39 20c blue "Arms of Colombia" Into the Deep Blue Colombia. Consider all the countries in South America, and their phila...

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Special Cover Released on Centenary of Non Cooperation MovementThis entry was posted in Asian Philately, SARC Philately, Special Cover, Themes and tagged Gandhi covers, gandhi philately, Indian Philately, Non Co-operation Movement, Special Cover, special cover allahabad, special cover gandhi, special cover Non Co-operation Movement, Special Covers, special covers 2020.

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USPS Issued New "Thank You" Forever StampThis entry was posted in Definitive Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged american philately, american stamps, forever stamps, gold foil stamp, thank you, thank you forever stamps, thank you stamp, usps, usps stamps.

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Indonesia Issued Stamps on 75th Independence DayThis entry was posted in Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, Miniature Sheet, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged asian philately, asian stamps, Indonesia independence day stamps, Indonesian stamps, Ma'ruf Amin, Ma'ruf Amin stamp, President Joko Jokowi, President Joko stamp, stamps of indonesia, stamps on...

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China Released Stamp on The Communist ManifestoChina has released a  stamp marking the 100th anniversary of the first Chinese translation of the full text of “The Communist Manifesto”.In Shanghai, the launch ceremony was held at the former residence of Chen Wangdao, translator of the work by Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels.

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1727. 🇹🇷 Turkish Cyprus Europa Stamps At Last.The postal service of the Turkish Republic Of Northern Cyprus will issue its 2 EUROPA stamps on 10 September 2020 on the subject o...

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APS Stamp Chat: The Prexies go to War with Jeff ShapiroThe fifth series of definitive stamps produced by the Bureau of Engraving and Printing was the 1938 Presidential Series, affectionately known as the "Prexies." President Roosevelt chose to replace the 1922 regular issue, which featured Republican heroes, with a new series which would represent a broader, more united view of America by showing...

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Special Cover Released on Bio Diversity in Shivalik Hills of SaharanpurPhila Mirror - The Indian Philately Journal.

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Austria:Kunsthaus Graz Stamp IssueThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged Austrian museums, austrian stamps, contemporary art, Eiserne Haus, friendly alien, international design competition, Kunsthaus Graz, Kunsthaus Graz stamp, stamps of austria, stamps on museums.

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Netherlands Issued Stamps on Bicycle PartsThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, First Day Cover, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged Bicycle Parts, cycle, cycle parts, cyclist, John Dunlop, netherland Bicycle Parts stamps, netherlands stamps, Scotsman Robert Thomson, stamps of netherlands.

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Curacao Issued Stamps on SportsThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged Baseball, Baseball stamp, basketball, Basketball stamp, curacao sports stamps, Mountbiking stamp, Soccer, Soccer stamp, sports stamps, stamps on sports, Tennis, Tennis stamp.

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Virtual Stamp Show: APS TalksAPS has 28-thousand dues paying members around the world. The organization is considered as the premium place to advertise to those who collect stamps.

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Fight with Covid-19:TajikistanThis entry was posted in Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, Miniature Sheet, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged corona ms, corona virus, corona warriors, covid 19, covid pandemic, covid stamps, frontline warriors, health workers, Mask, odd shape stamps, stamps of tajikistan, stamps on corona, stamps on covid,...

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New Stamps from KoreaThis entry was posted in Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, Miniature Sheet, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged asian philately, asian stamps, Gwansum, gwansun stamp, horn cup, korea marine life stamps, korean stamps, marine life, souvenir sheet, stamps of korea, stamps on marine life.

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OTD: Canadian actor Mary Pickford stars in RositaOn today's date in 1923, Canadian silent-film actor Mary Pickford starred in Ernst Lubitschs first U.S. film, Rosita, which premiered at the Lyric Theater in New York.

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Episode #270Welcome to our in-depth discussion on UN Stamps.

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Special Cover Released on Haiderpur WetlandThis entry was posted in Asian Philately, SARC Philately, Special Cover, Themes and tagged endangered species, haiderpur wetland, Indian Philately, Special Cover, special cover 2020, special cover haiderpur wetland, special cover Saharanpur, Special Covers, swamp deer.

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Romania Issued Stamps on Protected FlowersThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged Alpine snowbell, Blue moonw, flowers on stamps, Great yellow gentian, Lady’s-slipper orchid, protected flowers, Romania protected flowers stamps, Romanian peony, romanian stamps, stamps of romania, stamps on flowers.

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Taiwan Issued Stamps on Solar SystemThis entry was posted in Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged Annular Solar Eclipse, comet, lunar eclipse, space stamps, stamps of taiwan, stamps on space, Taiwan astronomy stamps, taiwan stamps, total solar eclipse.

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Turkey Issued Stamp on Hagia Sophia MosqueThis entry was posted in Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Stamps, Themes, World and tagged church of eastern Roman Empire, Hagia Sophia Mosque, Hagia Sophia Mosque stamp, Latin Empire, Patriarchal Cathedral, Roman Catholic cathedral, stamps of turkey, stamps on mosques, Turkish mosque, Turkish...

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1726. 🇸🇭 🇰🇮 Early Christmas Stamps From St Helena, Solar Energy From KiribatiThe postal service of St Helena issued 4 early Christmas stamps on 1 September 2020.

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Bud's L of N Album: Conference cancels and early covers 1922-30League of Nations.

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OTD: No-hitter for Blue Jays pitcherOn today's date in 1990, Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Dave Stieb pitched a no-hitter while leading his team to a 3-0 victory over the Cleveland Indians.

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1725. 🇬🇮🇲🇾 Gibraltar's Owls And Malaysia's Capital.In Blog 1722 I mentioned that Royal Gibraltar Post Office was planning to issue a set of 5 stamps and 1 miniature sheet on 25 Septe...

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Fight with Covid-19:Special Cover's Released from New DelhiThis entry was posted in Asian Philately, SARC Philately, Special Cover, Themes and tagged corona covers, corona warrior, covid 19, fight with covid, India Post, new normal, Special Cover, special cover 2020, special cover corona, special cover covid 19, special cover new delhi, Special Covers.

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Iran Released Stamps on Wushu World Day stampThis entry was posted in Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, Miniature Sheet, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged Chinese martial arts, iran wushu world day stamps, iranian stamps, kungfu, martial art, stamps of iran, wushu day, Wushu League.

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Bangladesh Released Mourning Day Cover'sPrime Minister of Bangladesh Sheikh Hasina has released commemorative postage stamps, first day covers and a data card on the occasion of the National Mourning Day and 45th martyrdom anniversary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.

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Post and Go changes and weekend roundupNews about British stamps and postmarks, postal history, Royal Mail, and Post Office Ltd.

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Canada Post revives kiosk stamps in 2012After a brief trial of computerized stamp dispensers three years earlier, Canada Post revived its kiosk stamp program at the end of 2012.

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OTD: Nova Scotia issues first stampsOn todays date in 1851, Nova Scotia - then a colony of British North America - issued its first postage stamps.

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OTD: Labour Day a celebration of rights, livelihood, healthHappy Labour Day from CSN! Without labour, nothing prospers. - Sophocles Medicare, the Canada Pension Plan and employee safety laws are now widely recognized programs that flew below the radar just a few decades ago.

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U.S. stamps unveiled at Virtual Stamp ShowTwo U.S. issues were launched in a pair of ceremonies hosted at the Virtual Stamp Show this August.

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Philavirtu 2020The last date of application for PHILAVIRTU 2020 has been extended to 4th September 2020 Those who missed have another chance to partici...

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Fight with Covid-19: Pictotorial Cancellation from KeonjharThis entry was posted in Asian Philately, News, SARC Philately, Themes and tagged corona, Corona Prevention., Coronavirus, covid 19, covid stamps, Indian Philately, keonjhar postmark, Mask, pictorial postmark, Pictotorial Cancellation, postmark, postoffice, Social distancing, stamps on covid, stay, staysafe.

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Romania Issued Stamps on Little OwlsThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, First Day Cover, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged 1782, Athene cunicularia, Athene noctua Scopoli, Burrowing Owl, Eurasian Pygmy-owl, little owls, Molina, Ninox theomacha, owls stamps, Romania little owls stamps, romanian stamps, stamps of romania, stamps on owls.

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Norway Issued Stamp on Centenary of Carl NesjarThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Stamps, Themes, World and tagged abstract art, carl nesjar, norwagian stamps, Norway carl nesjar stamp, painter, photographer, sculptor, stamps of norway.

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Stamp Errors, Part 8The normally careful and precise Swiss postal administration made a mistake with one of the stamps from the series Constellations and Landscapes which ran from 1982-86.

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OTD: Norma Shearer stars in The WomenOn todays date in 1939, George Cukors The Women, starring Montréal actor Norma Shearer, premiered in Hollywood, Calif.

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BNAPEX coming to Calgary with national-level exhibition in 2022The Calgary Philatelic Society is set to mark its 100th anniversary in 2022 with a national-level show and exhibition.

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Guru Vandana: Now, Post that Gift to your Favourite TeacherWondering what to buy or how to send a gift to your teacher? Karnataka Postal Circle is launching a special scheme to help students buy gifts online for their mentors before Teacher’s Day.

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Croatia Issued Stamp on Archaeological MuseumCroatia has released a postage stamp on 17th  August 2020, on the occasion of the 200th anniversary of the Archaeological Museum in Split. The motif on the stamp is the sarcophagus of the Good Shepherd, which originates from Solin, from the 4th century.

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Slovakia Issued Stamp on 125 Years of Bratislava's Public TransportThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged Bratislava’s Public Transport, Bratislava’s Public Transport stamp, slovakian stamps, Slovakian tram, Slovakian transport, stamps of slovakia, stamps on automobiles, tram, Vienna tram.

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Australia Issued Stamps on National Parks of Alpine RegionThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged alpine, alpine national parks, Australian stamps, Kosciuszko National Park, Kosciuszko National Park stamp, Mount Buffalo National Park, Mount Buffalo National Park stamp, Namadgi National Park, Namadgi National Park stamp, stamps of...

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OTD: North-West Mounted Police establishedOn todays date in 1873, the North-West Mount Police , a predecessor of today's Royal Canadian Mounted Police , was established following an Order in Council signed by Canadas third Governor-General Lord Dufferin.

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New Special CoversPermanent Pictorial Cancellation from Dharamshala The permanent Pictorial Cancellation shows Dhauladhar Range, Kangra Tea, and Temples.

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PHLAVIRTU 2020Webinars by PHILΛVIRTU Topic: How to get a Large Gold Medal in FIP Exhibitions 30 August 2020 9.00 PM IST PHILAVIRTU 2020 Last date of Su...

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New Meghdoot Postcard on CleanlinessThis entry was posted in Asian Philately, News, Picture Post cards, SARC Philately and tagged advertisement postcard, india postal stationary, india postcard, Indian Philately, Meghdoot, meghdoot postcard, postal stationary, Postcard, postcards.

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New Stamps and Postcard Released from LithuaniaIn the Middle Ages, a wooden castle "Kula" stood on this hill. It is not known exactly why crosses were built on this hill, but one of the most frequently mentioned versions is that crosses began to be built in memory of the victims of the 1863 uprising.

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MauritiusMauritius #s 1 and 2 rank among the greatest rarities Bud's Big Blue Bud's Observations Mauritius enthusiasts abound.

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COVID-19 drives $378M Q2 loss for Canada PostCanada Post reported a second-quarter pre-tax loss of $378 million "largely due to the significant impact COVID-19 had on revenue and costs," according to a statement issued by the Crown corporation on Aug.

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1724. 🇸🇭🇸🇬 Sharks In Tristan Waters, COVID-19 Issue From Singapore.Pobjoy Stamps / Creative Directions who are responsible for the production and marketing of the stamps of the British south Atlantic...

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A New Stamp Vlog?Hi Everyone, let's try something different on the Exploring Stamps Channel. View the pilot episode and comment your the Mr.

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Vietnam Issued Stamp on Bach Dang VictoryThis entry was posted in Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged asian philately, asian stamps, Bach Dang victory, Bach Dang victory stamp, stamps of vietnam, tran dynesty, vietnam stamps, Yuan - Mong army.

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China Issued Stamp on Ancient Wooden CarriageChina has issued a stamp on the eighth congress of the All-China Philatelic Federation on 18th June 2020.The 6-yuan stamp in the sheet features a wooden carriage of the Han dynasty.

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Ukraine Issued Stamp on Mechanized Brigade SoldierThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged donbass, Mechanized Brigade, Odessa region, stamps of ukrain, stamps on soldiers, ukranian soldiers, ukranian stamps, Winter campaign.

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1723. 🇫🇰 Falkland Islands To Issue Bird Paintings Set.The postal service of Falkland Islands will issue a wonderful set of 6 stamps on 1 October 2020 depicting the beautiful paintings...

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OTD: Canadian novelist Robertson Davies born in Thamesville, Ont.On todays date in 1913, Canadian novelist, playwright, critic, journalist and professor William Robertson Davies was born in Thamesville, Ont.

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Schnitz-canned! How Austria trolled Brexit BritainAustria Post bids the UK so long, farewell, auf Wiedersehen, goodbye.

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Special Cover Released on Golden Jubilee of Vidhata Vidya TrustThis entry was posted in Asian Philately, SARC Philately, Special Cover, Themes and tagged Indian Philately, Special Cover, special cover Karnataka, special cover vidhata vidya trust, Special Covers, Vidhata Vidya Trust.

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Greenland Issued Stamp on First Day in SchoolPhila Mirror - The Indian Philately Journal.

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New Stamps from SingaporeThis entry was posted in Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged asian philately, asian stamps, bto, chope, everyday lingo, everyday lingo stamps, mascots, Miniature Sheet, quintessential Singaporean, quirks, signpost, Singapore mascots stamps, Singapore quirks stamps, Singapore...

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APS Stamp Chat: North and South Korea: The First Issues After the Second WW w/ Professor James GraysonKorea had been occupied by Japan since 1910 until it was liberated as a result of the defeat of Japan in the Second World War.

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APS Stamp Chat: Solving the Mystery of Specimen Stamp Irregular Blocks with Gary W. Loew"UPU Specimen Stamps and the Irregular Block Mystery". He will explain what a UPU specimen stamp is and delve deep into this philatelic subject.

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Palace of Westminster and Big Ben Maximum CardsNews about British stamps and postmarks, postal history, Royal Mail, and Post Office Ltd.

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OTD: BC Lions franchise overtaken by CFL as 'kooky owner' files for bankruptcyOn todays date in 1992, BC Lions owner Murray Pezim, a flamboyant stockbroker from Vancouver, filed for bankruptcy before the Canadian Football League assumed ownership of the faltering team.

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1722. 🇮🇪 Father Ted Celebrates His 25th Anniversary.An Post, the postal service of the Republic Of Ireland, issued a booklet containing 5 different stamps and 1 miniature sheet c...

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My Stamp Released on 6 Years of My GovThis entry was posted in Asian Philately, New Stamps, News and tagged Indian Philately, indian stamps, my gov, my stamp, mygov, mygov my stamp, personalized stamps, stamps of India.

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Croatia Issued Stamp on Bljesak and Oluja OperationsWith the liberation of Knin, the center of the enemy uprising in Croatia, the most important strategic-political and military goal of not only the military-police operation Oljua but also the entire Homeland War was achieved.

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New Forever Stamps of USPSThis entry was posted in Definitive Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged 19th amendment, 19th amendment stamp, american philately, american stamps, biomedicine, forever stamps, forever stamps 2020, genome sequencing, innovation, representing computing, robotics, solar technology, United States Constitution,...

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Episode #269Welcome to episode #269 where we discuss the stamps of Hawaii.

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Frequently asked questions on British postmarks and postal markingsNews about British stamps and postmarks, postal history, Royal Mail, and Post Office Ltd.

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OTD: 'Rogers Batteryless' radio hits shelvesOn todays date in 1925, Torontos Edward "Ted" Rogers sold the worlds first alternating-current radio tubes.

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1721. 🇧🇲 Bermuda Commemorates 400 Years Of Parliament.It is fashionable to talk about and write about all the evils that were brought into the world by the British and the Imperialism they...

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Special Cover Released on Manipal MarathonThis entry was posted in Asian Philately, SARC Philately, Special Cover, Themes and tagged Manipal Marathon, organ donation, Special Cover, special cover 2020, special cover Karnataka, special cover Manipal Marathon, Special Covers.

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New Stamps Issued from IrelandThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, Definitive Stamps, Joint Issues, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged ancient postal routes, definitive stamps, europa 2020 stamps, europa stamps, Ireland europa stamps, Ireland postage stamps, irish definitive stamps, irish europa 2020 stamps, irish postal routes, irish stamps, objects,...

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Recently Added to StockBelow is a small selection of stamps recently added to PostBeelds vast stock. Stamps from Kenya commemorating the International Year for Disabled Persons and also from Kenya a set of Road Safety warning stamps.

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OTD: King grants coat of arms to SaskatchewanOn todays date in 1906, King Edward VII granted a coat of arms to the province of Saskatchewan.

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Foreign Personalities on Indian Stamps: Henry HerasThis entry was posted in Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, First Day Cover, History Behind A Stamp, Themes, World and tagged archeological sites, asian philatelt, asian stamps, Bombay Historical Society, Harappa.sumerian civilization, henry heras, henry heras stamp, Indian Historical Records Commission, Indian History Congress, Indian...

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Taiwan Issued Stamps on Nantou Scenic BeautyThis entry was posted in Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged asian philately, asian stamps, Hehuan Mountain Dark-Sky Park, Hehuan Mountain Dark-Sky Park stamp, Jiji Green Tunnel, Jiji Green Tunnel stamp, Nantou Scenic Beauty, Nantou Scenic Beauty stamps, Qingjing Farm,...

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Irish Stamp on Birth Centenary of Liam CosgraveThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged Dail Eireann, Dublin County, Dún Laoghaire, irish stamps, Liam Cosgrave, Liam Cosgrave stamp, stamps of ireland, Taoiseach WT Cosgrave.

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1720. 🇳🇬🇬🇧 Nigeria Commemorates Sheikh Mujib And Royal Mail Commemorates Rupert Bear.NIPOST, the postal service of Nigeria, will release 2 miniature sheets to commemorate the Birth centenary of Sheikh Mujibur Rahm...

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Vietnam Issued Stamp on 2020 ASEAN ChairmanshipThis entry was posted in Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged Asean, asean 2020 summit, asean stamps, asian philately, asian stamps, flags on stamps, stamps of vietnam, stamps on flags, Vietnam asean stamps, vietnam stamps.

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Rupert Bear 50th anniversaryNews about British stamps and postmarks, postal history, Royal Mail, and Post Office Ltd.

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OTD: Bryan Adams tops Singles ChartOn todays date in 1991, Bryan Adams single. I Do It for You topped the Canadian Singles Chart.

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Virtual Stamp Show Event: The Art of Philatelic Inclusivity

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UNPA Issued New Stamps under Flag SeriesThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Stamps, World and tagged Bahrain flag, Cyprus flag, dominica flag, flag series, flag series stamps, mognolia flag, redisgnied flags, stamps on flags, un members, Un Stamps, UNPA, unpa flag series stamps, unpa flag stamps, unpa stamps.

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Isle of Man Issued Stamps on Famous WatchmakersThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged Dr Roger W Smith, Dr Roger W Smith stamp, Famous Watchmakers, George Daniels, George Daniels stamp, iom, iom watchmakers stamps, isle of man, isle of man stamps, John Harwood, John Harwood stamp, stamps of iom, stamps on watches,...

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Pakistan Issued Stamp on Shaukat Khanum HospitalThis entry was posted in Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, SARC Philately, Themes, World and tagged Cancer Hospital, pak stamps, pakistan stamps, shaukat khanum hospital, shaukat khanum hospital stamp, Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre, stamps of pakistan.

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11 Canadians compete at SavpexSeven Canadian exhibitors entered 11 exhibits as part of the South African Virtual Philatelic Exhibition this summer.

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Fight with Covid-19:Uruguay Issued Commemorative StampThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged corona, corona stamps, corona virus, covid 19, covid 19 posage stamps, lighthouse, pandemic, Postage Stamps, stamps of uruguay, staysafe, Uruguay covid 19 stamp, Uruguay stamps.

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New Zealand Issued Stamps on Maori LanguageThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged maori language, maori language stamps, Māori Language Week, Māori Language Week stamp issue, newzealand stamps, stamps of newzealand.

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Romania Issued Stamps on OrchidsThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Stamps, Themes, World and tagged Anacamptis pyramidalis, Anacamptis pyramidalis stamp, Cephalanthera rubra, Cephalanthera rubra stamp, Neotinea ustulata var, Neotinea ustulata var stamp, Nigritella miniata, Nigritella miniata stamp, Romania orchids stamps,...

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Royal Mail:Sherelock Homes Stamp IssueThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, First Day Cover, History Behind A Stamp, Miniature Sheet, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged Baker Street, FDC, Royal Mail, royal mail stamps, Sherlock Holmes movies, Sherlock homes, Sherlock homes fdc, Sherlock homes miniature sheet, Sherlock homes stamps.

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Feldman seeks consignments for COVID charity auctionThe Swiss-based auction house David Feldman has partnered with Médecins Sans Frontières - also known as Doctors Without Borders - for a "Rarities of the World" charity auction to be held this October.

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1719. 🇧🇿 Belize Birds Definitives Still Awaited.The excellent internet site Birds of the World on Postage stamps compiled by Chris Gibbins has recently drawn our attention to the F...

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Fight with Covid-19:Ukraine StampThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, First Day Cover, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged covid 19, covid 19 stamps, face cover, fight with corona, Mask, pandemic, Social distancing, stamps of ukraine, stamps on corona, Ukraine corona stamp, Ukraine covid stamp, Ukraine stamps.

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New Stamps Released from HungaryThe two famous female saints of the House of Árpád – Elizabeth, who provided charitable social care, and Margaret, who was faithful to her vow as a Dominican nun throughout her life – set strong and attractive examples of saintliness which many wished to emulate themselves.

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OTD: Saskatchewan's first YMCA foundedOn todays date in 1890, Saskatchewans first Young Mens Christian Association was founded in Regina.

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'Be kind, be calm, be safe': B.C. club thanks Bonnie Henry, frontline workersA collector in Kelowna, B.C., has designed and issued what he believes is the first Canadian stamp thanking healthcare workers for their role in combatting COVID-19.

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24 carat gold stamps from NetherlandsDutch East Indies 1945-2020 Date of Issue : 15 August 2020 Here are two beautiful extraordinary golden stamps from Dutch Post, The first n...

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Fight with Covid-19:Pictorial Cancellation from OdishaThis entry was posted in Asian Philately, News, Themes and tagged corona, Coronavirus, covid 19, covid philately, Indian Philately, odisha postmark, pictorial cancellation, pictorial cancellation covid 19, postmark, stay safe.

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Spain:12 Months 12 Stamps-LleidaThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, First Day Cover, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged lakes, lleida, lleida stamp, peaks, Philately, Pyrenees, spain 12 months stamps, spain stamp, Spanish province, spanish stamps, stamps of spain, valleys.

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Andora Issued Stamp on Landscapes: Collada dels MenersThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, First Day Cover, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Stamps, Themes, World and tagged andora, andora landscape, andora stamps, Collada dels Meners, Collada dels Meners stamp, landscape, oxides, Principality of Andorra, Spanish andora, stamps of andora.

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Netherland Issued Limited Edition Silver Stamp on Peace and Freedom 1945-2020This entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Stamps, Themes, World and tagged Liberation Netherlands, netherland stamps, Netherlands silver stamp, Peace and Freedom, silver stamp, stamps of netherlands, world war.

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New stamps from IndiaOn 15th August 2020. a set of commemorative postage stamps and a Miniature Sheet on UNESCO...

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1718. 🇬🇬 Guernsey Post COVID-19 Stamps.As mentioned previously Guernsey Post issued 12 stamps on 19 August 2020 related to the ongoing COVID-10 pandemic.

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Thank You Stamp Dedication at the Virtual Stamp ShowThis event is hosted by the American Topical Association and features the USPS, the American Philatelic Society and the American First Day Cover Society.

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Cilicia 1919-19201919 Scott 66 1pi blue; Scott 9 20pa carmine rose; Scott 13 10pa green Into the Deep Blue Cilicia was occupied by the British and Frenc...

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OTD: Gordon Lightfoot releases 'The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald'On todays date in 1976, Gordon Lightfoot released his single The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald from his album Summertime Dream.

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OTD: First report of 'Seaway Invert' made in WinnipegVF, NH ‘Seaway Invert' brings nearly $10K at recent auction On today's date in 1959, the first report of the famed St. Lawrence Seaway invert error was made in Winnipeg, where a young boy working in the office of the downtown Marlborough Hotel purchased 30 stamps from a post office outlet in a.

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Suspicious seeds arrive in Canadians' mailThe Canadian Food Inspection Agency has launched an investigation after hundreds of Canadians received unsolicited packages of seeds in the mail.

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Picture Postcard Released on Mouse DeerThis entry was posted in Asian Philately, Picture Post cards, SARC Philately, Themes and tagged animals on stamps, mouse deer, mouse deer postcard, Picture Postcard, postal stationary, Postcard, postcards, ppc, stamps on animals.

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New Stamps Released from New ZealandNew Zealand’s main islands are each represented in the two 2020 Scenic Definitives, highlighting the tallest peak all the way down to the stunning sights at sea level.

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PHILAVIRTUPHILAVIRTU 2020 10th to 18th October 2020 Webinars on ZOOM Let's learn exhibiting! 25th - 31st August 2020 25 August 2020 : 9.00 PM IST B...

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OTD: Long-time TCP editor Tony Shaman announces retirementOn todays date in 2016, long-time philatelist and Fellow of The Royal Philatelic Society of Canada.

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Innovation Stamp DedicationThe official dedication of the USPS "Innovation" Stamp, from the Virtual Stamp Show. Hosted by the American First Day Cover Society, with participation by the United States Postal Service, the American Philatelic Society and the American Topical Association.

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Fight with Covid-19:Special Cover Released on Postal Corona WarriorsIndia Post has released a special cover on Postal Corona Warriors on 15th August 2020 from Shimla, Himachal Pradesh.

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New Stamps Released from GuernseyThe Stamp features the Beethoven monument which was unveiled on 12 August 1845, in honour of the 75th anniversary of the composer's birth.

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Newfoundland rarities, forgeries garner interest in next Eastern saleWith a spotlight on British North America , including a strong section of decimal-era Newfoundland stamps and postal history, more than 400 lots will cross the block in the first session of Eastern Auctions' next public sale.

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OTD: Dempster Highway opensOn todays date in 1979, the Dempster Highway - Canada's only all-weather road across the Arctic Circle - was officially opened.

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Special Cover Released on The Indian spotted ChevrotainThis entry was posted in Asian Philately, SARC Philately, Special Cover, Themes and tagged Indian Philately, mouse deer, Special Cover, special cover Indian spotted Chevrotain, special cover Karnataka, special cover Mouse Deer, Special Covers, special covers 2020.

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Portuguese Numismatics Stamp IssueMário de Gouveia Portuguese Mint and Official Printing Office Portuguese Mint Museum:The pre-Roman coin is a bronze as minted in Alcácer do Sal during the 2nd or 1st centuries B.C.E.

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Croatia Issued Stamp on 25th Anniversary Of Military And Police OperationsThe Croatian Air Force delivered its first massive strikes in the Operation Lightning, and the tanks were delivered to the frontline by railway and immediately engaged in combat, as an additional tactical surprise for the enemy.

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Monaco Issued Stamp on 50 Years Of The Fort Antoine TheatreThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged Fort Antoine Theatre, Fort Antoine Theatre stamp, monaco stamps, stamps of monaco, stamps on theatre.

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VSS Opening RemarksThe American Philatelic Society, the American Topical Association and the American First Day Cover Society want to welcome you to the 2020 Virtual Stamp Show.

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OTD: Canadian entrepreneur signs deal with Henry FordOn today's date in 1904, Canadian entrepreneur Gordon McGregor, owner of the Walkerville Wagon Works near Windsor, Ont., signed an agreement with Henry Ford's Detroit company to establish the Ford Motor Company of Canada.

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Our amazing readersNews about British stamps and postmarks, postal history, Royal Mail, and Post Office Ltd.

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New Registered labels on different themes from Czech PostPost office in city Unhost: 140 years from birth Jiri Viktor Pavel Danes, co-founder Czech g eomorfology, connoisseurs and discoverers...

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Germany:New Postmarks on AnimalsThis entry was posted in News, Themes and tagged animals on stamps, animals postmarks, Eurasian Otter, german philately, German postmark, german postmarks, giant panda, giant Pandas, panda, pictorial postmarks, postmark, reindeer.

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Germany:New Registration LabelsThis entry was posted in News, Themes and tagged botanist, cartographer, condors, german labels, International day of vultures, Jiri Viktor Pavel Danes, Ludowicus von Payer, mycologist Jan Simr, polar researcher, postal labels, registration label.

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Azerbaijan Issued Stamp on Press DayThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged arable land, Azerbaijan press day stamp, azerbaijan stamps, Azerbaijani press, future generations, Hasan bey Zardabi, national press, press day, stamps of azerbaijan.

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MauritaniaMauri Couple, Mauritania #106-8: scarlet, deep brown, brown carmine Bud's Big Blue Bud's Observations France boasts of many excellent...

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OTD: New Brunswick's 150th anniversary celebrated on two-cent stampOn todays date in 1934, Canadas Post Office Department issued a two-cent commemorative stamp marking the 150th anniversary of the founding of New Brunswick.

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1717. 🇧🇩 Mourning Stamps From Bangladesh.Gene W of Colnect has been kind enough to inform me of 2 new issues from the postal service of Bangladesh.

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Special Cover Released on 74th Independence Day of IndiaThis entry was posted in Asian Philately, SARC Philately, Special Cover, Themes and tagged Indian Philately, postman, Special Cover, special cover independence day, special cover lion bhubaneswar, special cover odisha, Special Covers, special covers 2020.

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PHILAVIRTU 20202020, National Virtual Philatelic Exhibition with International participation will be held from 10th to 18th October 2020.

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Only one month away from 2020 CSN Cover Contest deadlineThe deadline to submit your covers for the third annual CSN Cover Contest is fast approaching.

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Happy Independence DayCelebrating our 74th Indepenence Day! Greetings to all Indians living in different parts of the world!

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Virtual Stamp Show Video TutorialIf you need to know how to work your way around the Virtual Stamp Show, APS Development Assistant Erin Seamans takes you on a tour.

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India Post is Issuing Stamps on UNESCO World Heritage Sites in IndiaIndia Post is issuing a set of commemorative postage stamps and a miniature sheet on UNESCO World Heritage Sites in India on 15th August 2020 on the occasion of 74th Independence Day.

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New Stamps Released from Spanish AndoraThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, Miniature Sheet, New Stamps, News, Stamps, Themes, World and tagged andora Female Universal Suffrage stamp, andora landart stamp, andoran stamps, Andorran people, artistic style, Female, Female Universal Suffrage, Female Universal Suffrage stamp, land art, mountain landscape,...

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France Issued Stamp Booklet on Raving RabbidsThis entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged Bwaahte, france stamp booklets, french philately, french stamps, Rabbids youth series, Raving Rabbids, Raving Rabbids stamps, stamp booklet, stamps of france.

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New Postcards on wildlife from Czech RepublicBengal Tiger Two beautiful Postcards issued by Post Czech Republic featuring tiger. The first one shown above on the Indian wildlife theme...

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FIP Postal History Commission announces online speaker seriesA series of five online seminars focusing on postal history exhibiting will be held by the Postal History Commission of the Fédération Internationale de Philatélie through October.

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OTD: Canso Causeway opens to trafficOn today's date in 1955, the Canso Causeway opened to traffic, linking Cape Breton Island to the Nova Scotia mainland over the Strait of Canso.

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1716. 🇲🇾 Pos Malaysia To Commemorate National Principles.As previously mentioned Pos Malaysia will issue a set of 5 stamps and 1 miniature sheet containing a single stamp on 18 August 202...

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