Mt Pinatobu is an active stratovolcano in Zambales mountains located in Luzon in the Philippines. It erupted on 15 Jun 1991 and thousands of people were evacuated. This eruption killed 800 people and rendered thousands homeless. A fund was created for the victims of a volcanic eruption.
Stamps were issued on 16 Nov 1992 and overprinted Mt Pinatobu Fund.
Sri Lanka issued an aerogramme on Ceylon Tea. The aerogramme features a cup of Tea and Tea Leaves. The original Face Value of Aerogramme was Twelve Sri Lankan Rupees which was uprated to 18 and then to Rupees 25. An uprated Rs 25 Aerogramme is listed. These were issued between 2003-2007.
Bangladesh gained Independence from Pakistan in 1971 and one of the First Aerogrammes to be used by Bangladesh was a 30 Paisa Pakistan Aerogramme overprinted Bangladesh in English and Bengali. It has a Philatelic Bureau Dacca postmark of 23 Feb 1972. The stamp design of aerogramme features an aircraft.
Overprinted Stamps of Bhutan – Masks 1985 – FUKUOKA Overprints
Bhutan issued a set of nine stamps on Mask Dance of the Judgement of Death on 27 Apr 1985. These stamps were overprinted with “Asia-Pacific Exposition Fukuoka 89” and issued on 17 Mar 1989. The Overprints were in two languages Japanese and English.
The Japanese overprints in white are listed below.
Bulgaria issued a miniature sheet on Conference on Security and Co-operation in Europe on 29 Oct 1974. The miniature sheet had four stamps of 13 st denomination each and featured Doves, Map of Europe, Olive Branch & Inscription. The MS had a print run of 260,000.
On 02 Mar 1979, the same miniature sheet was issued with Overprints on EUROPA on each stamp and Beograd 1977, Helsinki 1975, Madrid 1980 on side margins. This overprinted MS had a print run of only 35,000. Each MS was numbered. It has a high catalogue value.