Women’s World Bowls Championships – Pre Stamped Envelopes -Australia 1985

Women’s World Bowls Championships – Pre Stamped Envelopes -Australia 1985

Women’s World Bowls Championships are held every four Years .The First one was held in Sydney in 1969. The 5th Women’s World Bowls Championships were held in Melbourne Australia from 13 Feb 1985 to 02 Mar 1985 at Reservoir Bowls Club.

Australia Post brought out a beautiful Pre Stamped envelope(30c) on 13 Feb 1985 to commemorate this sporting event of Women. PSE No 087.

PSE WOMEN BOWLING
PRE STAMPED ENVELOPE AUSTRALIA 1985 -5TH WOMEN’S WORLD BOWLS CHAMPIONSHIPS MELBOURNE

 

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International Congress of Legal Medicine, Toxicology & Forensic Sciences -Egypt 1994

International Congress Medicine, Toxicology & Forensic Sciences -Egypt 1994

The Second International Congress of Legal Medicine, Toxicology & Forensic Sciences was held in Egypt in Dec 1994. A Special envelope of the event which was postally from Egypt to England is listed.

EGYPT FORENSIC CVR
2nd International Congress of Legal Medicine, Toxicology & Forensic Sciences-Egypt 1994
EGYPT FORENSIC CVR BACK
2nd International Congress of Legal Medicine, Toxicology & Forensic Sciences

 

Aerogramme Pakistan 1961 – Sailing Boat

Aerogramme Pakistan 1961 – Sailing Boat

Pakistan issued a 13 Paisa Aerogramme on 01 Jul 1961. It features a Sailing Boat. The languages used are English, Urdu and Bengali.

PAK AERO SAIL BOAT
PAKISTAN AEROGRAMME SAIL BOAT 1961

Post Paid envelope on Paua Shell – New Zealand

Post Paid envelope on Paua Shell – New Zealand

New Zealand issued a Post paid envelope on Paua shell. Paua is Maori name given to three species of large edible sea snails.

PP ENV NZ GEM
POST PAID ENVELOPE NEW ZEALAND -PAUA SHELL

 

World War I and Philately -Royal 22nd Regiment of Canada – Pre- Stamped Envelope Canada

World War I and Philately -Royal 22nd Regiment of Canada – Pre- Stamped Envelope

In 1914 the Government of Canada raised the 22nd (French-Canadian) Battalion,the only Francophone unit to fight the First World War .King George V honoured it with title Royal.

In WWII the Royal 22nd Regiment distinguished itself in Sicily,Italy,The Netherlands and northern Germany. It also served in Korean War ,Afghanistan and Many UN andNato Missions.

A pre stamped envelope was issued on 19 Oct 2013 to mark Centenary of WW I and Centenary of The Royal 22nd Regiment.

2014 marked centenary of beginning of WW I and 2018 marks end of WW I

CANADA PSE WWI 22ND ROYAL
PRE STAMPED ENVELOPE -CANADA WW I -2013 -THE 22ND ROYAL REGIMENT

 

150th Anniversary of Brisbane – Pre Stamped Envelope Australia 2009

150th Anniversary of Brisbane – Pre Stamped Envelope Australia 2009

In 1859 Brisbane became a Municipality and the First Council was established .Brisbane was declared the Capital of newly formed state of Queensland. Brisbane today is a vibrant City with multi cultural communities and cutting edge technologies.

A Pre stamped envelope was issued on 01 Sep 2009 to mark Brisbane’s 150th Anniversary.It features Brisbane iconic locations -City Botanic Gardens ,Goodwill Bridge and Southbank Parklands.

AUS BRISBANE PSE
PRESTAMPED ENVELOPE AUSTRALIA 2009-150TH ANNIVERSARY BRISBANE CITY COUNCIL