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New Stamps from Norway

100 Years Serving the Deaf and Hard of Hearing After studying in Denmark, teacher Jacobine Rye founded in 1917 an association for the deaf in Christiania. Tunghørtes Vel, later Norges Hørselvern, is today known as Hørselshemmedes Landsforbund (the National Federation … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Christmas 2017

Alderney: The Holly and the Ivy Issue Date:08.11.2017 Designer:Keith Robinson Printer:Cartor Security Printing Process:Offset Lithography Size:40mm deep x 30mm wide Values:39p, 44p, 59p, 60p, 73p, 80p, 90p Guernsey: Good King Wenceslas Issue Date:08.11.2017 Designer:Keith Robinson Printer:Southern Colour Print Process:Offset Lithography … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Christmas

Norway Date of Issue-11 November 2016 Hungary The stamp shows a graphic composition recalling a winter Christmas atmosphere, with a couple skating along a heart-shaped line. Date of Issue-8 November 2016 Russia Date of Issue-1 December 2016

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New Stamps from Norway

Posthorn The first announcement about the new posthorn stamps was made in a circular for Norwegian post offices on 16 December 1871. The central postal authorities wrote that “… after the current 3- and 4-skilling stamps are used, red 3-skilling … Continue reading

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New Christmas 2013 Stamps

Germany The Christmas stamp was traditionally introduced with a sign of charity: five dots forming a plus next to the motto “doing good – help with stamps”. The additional cost of the stamp is charged in favor of the charity … Continue reading

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