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New Stamps from Austria

Birthday Party Many happy returns of the day! A lively birthday party is depicted on this puzzle stamp mini sheet issued by Austrian Post as part of the “comic stamp puzzle” series – a unique way of franking party invitations … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Dance from France

Swan Lake Swan Lake (Russian title: Лебединое озеро / Lebedinoïe ozero) is a ballet in four acts with music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (opus 20) and a libretto by Vladimir Begichev inspired by a German legend. Issue Date: 10.10.2016 Designer: Jean Claverie … Continue reading

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San Marino Issued Stamps on International Jazz Day

The souvenir sheet, designed by Lucio Schiavon, shows three jazz typical musical instruments (drums, trumpet and guitar). Jazz transcended the differences of race, religion and nationality and became a means of intercultural dialogue, unification and peaceful human society.

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New UN Stamps on International Jazz Day

The United Nations Postal Administration (UNPA) issued new postage stamps and a souvenir card to celebrate International Jazz Day on 30 April 2014. The stamps, featuring three mini-sheets of twelve stamps were designed by Sergio Baradat (United Nations). Jazz is … Continue reading

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Canada Post Unveils new Stamp in Honour of Black History Month

In honour of Black History Month, Canada Post has unveiled two new stamps. The stamps are a nod to two Canadians who each have made important contributions in their respective fields: renowned Montreal jazz musician Oliver Jones and Vancouver lifeguard … Continue reading

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