Nehru Park Post office -Floating Post Office Dal Lake – Special Cover
The Nehru Park Post Office in Srinagar Pincode 190001 has existed on a houseboat since British times. On 13 Sep 1978, a special pictorial cancellation featuring a houseboat was introduced. This post office became “Floating Post Office, Dal Lake” in 2011.
A Special Inaugural Cover was released on 13 Sep 1978 to commemorate the introduction of Houseboat/Shikara Pictorial cancellation.
Four Evenings of Wonder-International Pyromelodic Fireworks Competition.
The Four Evenings of Wonder-International Pyromelodic Fireworks Competition is held every year in Monaco in July (Two evenings ) and Aug (Two Evenings). It was established by Monaco Townhall in 1966 and involves pyrotechnics shows of quality. A very powerful sound system has been installed on the whole of Port Hercule, allowing spectators to fully enjoy these unique spectacles from Quai Albert Ler. Countries compete with each other over the Monegasque sky in technical salvoes with visual and musical effects. This Monte Carlo show is one of the best in the World.
A Special Cancellation was provided by Germany on Bonn on 29 Apr 1976. The stamp is a commemorative stamp to celebrate 100th Birt Anniversary of Dr Konrad Adenauer who was the First Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany from 1949 to 1963.