Germany issued a stamp of 145 euro cent denomination on 03 May 2007 to mark the 175 Anniversary of Hambach Festival. The first May Feast at Hambach Castle was celebrated from 27 to 30 May 1832 at Hambach Castle near Neustadt in present-day Rhineland. It was a festival for German Unity.
Two first Day covers with different cancellations are listed.
Germany issued a stamp of 45 euro cent denomination on 14 Jun 2007 to mark the 125 Birth Anniversary of Karl Valentin.
Karl Valentin (1882-1948) was a Bavarian comedian, clown, author and film producer. He had a significant influence on German Weimar Culture. Valentin starred in many silent films in the 1920s and was sometimes called “Charlie Chaplin of Germany”.
Festival d’Avignon – Green Letter Stamps – France 2014.
Festival d’Avignon or Avignon festival is an annual arts festival held in the city of Avignon every summer during the month of July in the courtyard of Palais des Papes and other locations in the City. It was founded in 1947 by Jean Vilar. Along with with the official festival the “In” festival, no of other shows are organised in Avignon known as “Off festival.
10 stamps called 20g lettre verte or Green Lettter stamps were issued on Avignon Festival on 01 Jul 2014.