Mail Carried by Mounted Police – South Australian Mounted Police Mail Carried Cover- 1986

Mail Carried by Mounted Police – South Australian Mounted Police Mail Carried Cover- 1986

During the days of  early settlement South Australian Police Force performed the functions of carriage of mail to isolated communities.One of the well known mail carriages was from Adelaide to Encounter Bay via Willunga during 1850-60’s.

A Special police mail was carried by South Australian Mounted Division from Adelaide GPO to Stampex 86 Asian Region International Philatelic Exhibition at the Wayville Pavilion from 4-10 Aug 1986.

The Cover illustrates a Mounted Trooper Mail carrier of that Period.A Special Cover carried by Mounted Police on 07 Aug 1986 at STAMPEX 86 to mark Thematics day is listed.

SPL CVR MOUNTED POLICE AUS
COVER CARRIED BY MOUNTED POLICE – STAMPEX 86 -AUSTRALIA

 

Nallur B N Shantharam- Special Covers India 2017

Nallur B N Shantharam- Special Covers India 2017

Nallur B N Shantaram (1936-2012) was born in Uttara Kannada District.In 1950 he moved to Davangere and formed the Jewellers Association. He also brought out nine films under “Vijayadurga Combines”.

A Special cover was released in his memory on 20 Jan 2017 at Davangere.

SPL CVR KAR
SPECIAL COVER INDIA 2017 – NALLUR B N SHANTARAM

Ta Ra Su- Special Covers India 2017

Ta Ra Su- Special Covers India 2017

Shri Taluku Ramaswamy Subbarao (1920-1984) popularly known as Ta Ra Su was born on 21 Apr 1920 in Malebennur  in Davangere District Karnataka .He was a renowned journalist ,scholar and author whose  novels were also made into films.

A Special cover was released in his memory on 20 Jan 2017 at Davangere.

SPL CVR KAR
SPECIAL COVER ON TA RA SU -KANNADA AUTHOR -2017

100 All Century Team – Legends of Baseball – Stamps of USA

Major League Baseball All Century Team – Legends of Baseball – Special Covers 2000-Part II

In 1999 the Major League Baseball All Century Baseball Team was chosen by popular votes of Fans. A Panel of experts first compiled a list of 100 greatest Major League  players from the past Century. Over two million fans voted.

The panel named a thirty member team after vote account and nominations.

US Postal Service issued a set of 20 stamps on Legends of Baseball  on 06 Jul 2000. Special covers on 10 Legends who feature in nominations for All century team are listed.

Lou Gehrig – Ist Base

Dizzy Dean – Pitcher

Jimmie Fox – Ist Base

Satchel Paige – Pitcher

Lefty Grove – Pitcher

 

LEGENDS OF BASEBALL -LOU GEHRIG
LOU GEHRIG -IST BASE – Nominated in 100 All Century Team
LEGENDS OF BASEBALL -DIZZY DEAN
DIZZY DEAN – PITCHER – Nominated in 100 All Century Team
LEGENDS OF BASEBALL -JIMMIE FOXX
JIMMIE FOXX -IST BASE – Nominated in 100 All Century Team
LEGENDS OF BASEBALL -SATCHEL PAIGE
SATCHEL PAIGE -PITCHER – Nominated in 100 All Century Team
LEGENDS  OF BASEBALL LEFTY GROVE
LEFTY GROVE -PITCHER – Nominated in 100 All Century Team

 

Major League Baseball All Century Team – Legends of Baseball – Special Covers 2000

Major League Baseball All Century Team – Legends of Baseball – Special Covers 2000

In 1999 the Major League Baseball All Century Baseball Team was chosen by popular votes of Fans. A Panel of experts first compiled a list of 100 greatest Major League  players from the past Century. Over two million fans voted.

The panel named a thirty member team after vote account and nominations.

US Postal Service issued a set of 20 stamps on Legends of Baseball  on 06 Jul 2000. A special cover on 10 Legends who feature in nominations for All century team are listed.

Tris Speaker -Outfield

Honus Wagner -shortstop

Pie Traynor – Third Base

Josh Gibson -Catcher

C Y Young – Pitcher

 

 

LEGENDS of BASEBALL -TRIS SPEAKER
TRIS SPEAKER -Outfield – Nominated in 100 All Century Team
LEGENDS of BASEBALL -HONUS WAGNER
HONUS WAGNER- Shortstop – Nominated in 100 All Century Team
LEGENDS OF BASEBALL PIE TRAYNOR
PIE TRAYNOR -Third Base – Nominated in 100 All Century Team
LEGENDS OF BASEBALL -JOSH GIBSON
JOSH GIBSON – Catcher – Nominated in 100 All Century Team
LEGENDS BB5
C Y Young – Pitcher – Nominated in 100 All Century Team

Chindodi Leela – Special Cover 2017

Chindodi Leela – Special Cover 2017

Chindodi Leela (1937-2010) was born in 1937 at Devangere. She was a renowned stage and Kannada film actress and author.She had over 10,000 stage performances and was awarded Padmashree. She belonged to and managed KBR drama Company founded in 1928 by her Father. She even headed the Karnataka Nataka Academy.

SPL CVR CHINDODI
SPECIAL COVER – CHINDODI LEELA – DEVANGERE -KARNATAKA 2017

Margarette Oliver Golding -Inner Wheel Clubs in India -Special Cover 2014

Margarette Oliver Golding -Inner Wheel Clubs in India -Special Cover 2014

Before 1989 Rotary International generally prohibited Women as Members .therefore another organisation was established for Wives & Daughters of Rotarians known as Inner Wheel . Despite Women now being allowed to join Rotary -Inner Wheel Clubs continue in Many Countries .

Inner Wheel is an International Organisation founded by Margarette Oliver Golding (1881-1939),a Nurse,Businesswoman and wife of a Manchester Rotarian in 1924.

A special Cover was issued to mark 75th death Anniversary of Margarette Golding on 11 Jun 2014 at Bhusaval (Maharastra).

Spl Cvr No  MH/12/2014.

SPL CVR INNER WHEEL
SPECIAL COVER -MARGARETTE GOLDING -INNER WHEEL CLUB -2014