Maxim Cards Liechtenstein 1981 – Year of the Disabled

Maxim Cards Liechtenstein 1981 – Year of the Disabled

Liechtenstein issued a stamp on 09 Jun 1981 to mark Year of the Disabled. A Maxim Card on the stamp is listed.

MC LUXEMBOURG YEAR OF DISABLED
MAXIM CARD LIECHTENSTEIN 1981 – YEAR OF DISABLED

 

Maxim Cards Liechtenstein 1981 – 50 Years of Scouting

Maxim Cards Liechtenstein 1981 – 50 Years of Scouting

Liechtenstein issued a stamp on 09 Jun 1981 to commemorate 50 Years of Scouting. A Maxim Card on the stamp is listed.

MC LIECHTENSTEIN SCOUTS
MAXIM CARDS LIECHTENSTEIN 1981 – 50 YEARS OF SCOUTING

Maxim Card Portuguese India 1952- 400th Death Anniversary St Francisco Xavier.

Maxim Card Portuguese India 1952- 400th Death Anniversary St Francisco Xavier.

St Francis Xavier or San Francisco Xavier or Xavier was born on 07 Apr 1506 in Navarre Spain and died on 03 Dec 1552 at Sancian Island China. He was canonized on 12 Mar 1622. In 1534 he pronounced vows as one of the first seven members of  Society of Jesus or Jesuits under the leadership of St Ignatius of Loyola. St Xavier is instrumental in establishment of Christianity in India

He disembarked in Goa on 06 May 1542,the centre of Protuguese activity in East.He spent three years among the Paravas,the Pearl fishers in Goa on South eastern coast of India. The Portuguese were present in Goa , Daman & Diu and Dadra and Nagar Haveli and called it as Estado da India. India liberated Dadra and Nagar Haveli from Portuguese in 1954 and Goa,Daman and Diu  from Portuguese on 18 Dec 1961.

A set of three stamps were issued by Portuguese India in 1952 to mark 400th death Anniversary of St Xavier. Three maxim Cards issued are listed.The Five Portuguese Indian Tanga stamp features the Tomb of St Francis Xavier.

MAXIM CARD PORTUGUESE INDIA XAVIER
MAXIM CARD PORTUGUESE INDIA 1952 -St XAVIER
MAXIM CARD PORTUGUESE INDIA XAVIER1
MAXIM CARD PORTUGUESE INDIA1952 -TOMB OF ST XAVIER
MAXIM CARD PORTUGUESE INDIA XAVIER2
MAXIM CARD PORTUGUESE INDIA 1952 – St Xavier

 

Penny Black @150 – Stamps of USSR -1990

Penny Black @150 – Stamps of USSR -1990

The First Postage Stamp of World called Penny Black was issued on 06 May 1840. USSR issued a set of stamps on 15 Feb 1990 to mark its 150th Anniversary. Two maxim Cards with stamps are listed.

RUSSIA PENNY BLACK 150 MC
RUSSIA PENNY BLACK @150 MAXIM CARD
RUSSIA PENNY BLACK 150 MC1
RUSSIA PENNY BLACK @150 MAXIM CARDS -1990

Maxim Card Sailboarding – Australia 1990

Maxim Card Sailboarding – Australia 1990

Australia Post issued a stamp on Sailboarding on 17 Jan 1990 . A Maxim Card was also issued by Australia Post on this aquatic sport.

SAIL BOARDING AUS M CARD
SAIL BOARDING AUSTRALIA MAXIM CARD -1990

Strictly Ballroom – Stamps & Maxim Cards on Australian Films 1995

Strictly Ballroom – Stamps & Maxim Cards on Australian Films 1995

Strictly Ballroom is a beautiful 1992 Australian Romantic Film Directed and Co-Written by Baz Luhrmann.It is based on a critically acclaimed stage play originally set up by Luhrmann in 1984.The Film stars Paul Mercurio and Tara Morice.

A stamp & Maxim was issued on 08 Jun 1995 to coincide with the Centenary of Cinema featuring the Film Strictly Ballroom.

AUS MC FILM BALLROOM
STAMP & MAXIM CARD ON AUSTRALIAN FILM STRICTLY BALLROOM -1995