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What Is Postal stationery ? (3)

Wrappers The manufacture of wrappers for the sending of newspapers or periodicals began in the U.S. in 1861. The first wrappers were rectangular pieces of paper with gum to seal it on one end and an embossed envelope stamp or … Continue reading

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What Is Postal stationery ?(2)

Postal cards:Postal cards are postal stationery and have a printed or embossed indicium   and are sold by governmental  postal authorities. In the United States, they were first produced in 1873. Some of the forms taken by postal cards include the regular … Continue reading

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What Is Postal stationery? (1)

A piece of postal stationery is a stationery item, such as a stamped envelope,letter sheet,post card,letter card,air mail ,aerogram or wrapper,  with an imprinted stamp or inscription indicating that a specific rate of postage or related service has been prepaid. It does not, however, include … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Vatican City

50 Years of Aerogram The aerogramme celebrates the 50th Anniversary this year of the Italian Philatelic Press Union (Unione Stampa Filatelica Italiana – USFI), the association of professional journalists, writers and publishers committed to promoting interest in stamp collecting and … Continue reading

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What Do You Know About Postal Stationery?

By Professor Rodney L. Mott What Is Postal Stationery?:Postal Stationery may be defined to include all the stationery issued by the postal authorities on which a design has been made showing its value for postage. The most common forms are: … Continue reading

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Vatican  Issued Aerogram on The Pilgrimage of Pope Paul VI to Holy Land

Philatelic and Numismatic Office of Vatican commemorates this pilgrimage of Paul VI with the issue of an aerogramme featuring an image of that historic encounter with the then Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople, Athenagoras I. This philatelic release is to be … Continue reading

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Vatican :New Aerogram on 150th Birth Anniversary of Pietro Mascagni

Vatican Post has issued this year’s aerogram on Italian composer, Pietro Mascagni (1863-1945), who was born 150 years ago in Livorno.Mascagni\’s fame is tied especially to his \”Cavalleria Rusticana\” (Rustic Cavalry), which he composed at the age of 27 and … Continue reading

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Portuguese India Postal Stationary

By Pratyancha Jain The postal history of Portuguese India goes back to the earlier days of the colony. The postal history begins with communication between the Viceroy and the Court at Lisbon soon after the conquest of Old Goa in 1510. Letters, written in … Continue reading

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INDIPEX 2011 -Postal Stationary issued by India Post

On the occasion of INDIPEX 2011 India Post has released Postcards,Inland letters,Aerograms,Envelopes and Registered letters having logo of Indipex. This material is very useful for collectors of postal stationary is available at Post offices for daily use.

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