Serenade by Norman Rockwell – Stamps of Cook Islands -1982

Serenade by Norman Rockwell – Stamps of Cook Islands -1982

Norman Percevel Rockwell (03 Feb 1894 Р8 Nov 1978) was an American Painter, author and illustrator. His works graced the covers of Saturday Evening Post magazine  for 47 Years. His work Serenade appeared in Saturday Evening Post Cover on 30 Aug 1924.It depicts a young man serenading his sweetheart on a split log bench. He was associated with Boy Scouts of America for 64 Years.

Serenade – In music Serenade is a musical composition and/or performance delivered in honor. A piece of music sung or played in open air typically by a man at night under the window of his beloved.

A stamp was issued by Cook Islands on Serenade 10 Sep 1982.

COOK IS SERENADE
SERENADEBY NORMAN ROCKWELL – STAMPS OF COOK ISLANDS -1982

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Dubai Stamps – 13th World Scout Jamboree Japan 1971

Dubai Stamps – 13th World Scout Jamboree Japan 1971

Dubai issued a set of Four stamps on the 13th World Scout Jamboree which was held at Asagiri heights on the western side of Mount Fuji in Fujinomiya Japan from 2-10 Aug 1971. A total of 23,758 scouts attended.

The stamps were issued on 30 Aug 1971 and feature

60 Dirhams – Fan, Scout Emblem,Map of Japan

1 Riyal -Scouts in the Canoe

1.25 Riyal – Mountaineering

3 Riyal – Campfire

DUBAI SCOUT JAMBOREE
STAMPS OF DUBAI 1971 -13TH WORLD SCOUT JAMBOREE JAPAN

Girl Guides of Australia – 75th Anniversary- Pre Stamped Envelope 1985

Girl Guides of Australia – 75th Anniversary- Pre Stamped Envelope 1985

The Girl Guide Movement started in England in 1910. It was equivalent to Boys Scouts and founded by Baden – Powell’s sister Agnes.A Pre stamped envelope was issued on 17 Apr 1985 to commemorate 75th Anniversary of Guiding . PSE no 093

PSE AUS GIRL GUIDING
PRE STAMPED ENVELOPE AUSTRALIA -75TH ANNIVERSARY OF GUIDING 1985

Golden Jubilee Asia Pacific Scout Movement – Special Cover India 2006

Golden Jubilee Asia Pacific Scout Movement – Special Cover India 2006

A Special cover was released at New Delhi on 13 Nov 2006 to mark Golden Anniversary of Asia Pacific Region of World Organisation of the Scout Movement.

SPL CVR INDIA SCOUTS ASIA PACIFIC
SPECIAL COVER INDIA SCOUTS ASIA PACIFIC -2006

Samagam 97 Bharat Scouts and Guides – Special Cover – India 1997

Samagam 97 Bharat Scouts and Guides – Special Cover – India 1997

A Special Cover was issued on Samagam 97 of Bharat Scouts & Guides ,Ganganagar ,West Bengal on 19 Oct 1997.

SPL CVR IND SCOUTS WB
SPECIAL COVER BHARAT SCOUTS & GUIDES -INDIA -1997

Mail Carried by Scouts & Guides – Special Cover India -2007.

Mail Carried by Scouts & Guides – Special Cover India -2007

Special National Jamboree The Bharat Scouts & Guides was held from 2-7 Jan 2007 at Kolkata. A Special cover was released which was carried by Scouts and Guides from Raj Bhavan ( Governors’s House) to New Town Rajarhat (Kolkata). A Camp PO C -2923 was established.

SPL CVR IND SCOUTS CARRIED CVR
SPECIAL COVER- MAIL CARRIED BY SCOUTS & GUIDES -2007

75 Years of Boy Scouts in Bophuthatswana -1982

75 Years of Boy Scouts in Bophuthatswana -1982

In 1899 during the Anglo -Boer war Baden Powell was the Commanding officer of British Forces in Mafeking  and the Mafeking Cadet Corps was organised .They were deployed on message carrying duties Рone stamp shows a cadet on Bicycle .  The Boys Scouts became active after the experimental camp at Brownsea Island in 1907.

On 27 Apr 1994 Bophuthatswana was reintegrated with South Africa.

A FDC with four stamps issued on 29 Jan 1982 to mark 75 Years of Boy Scouts in Bophuthatswana.

5c – Boy Scout 1982 , 15c -stamps of Mafeking/Siege of Mafeking , 20c – Scout Cadet 1907, 25c – Lord Baden Powell.

FDC BOPHUTHATSWANA SCOUTS
75 YEARS OF BOY SCOUT IN BOPHUTHATSWANA -1982