Stamp Magazine - October 2017

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Stamp Magazine - October 2017 published by MyTimeMedia

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The October issue of Stamp Magazine, on sale from September 7, includes these great features: 60th anniversary of Sputnik Stamps from the Soviet Union and its allies were quick to hail the dawn of the space age when the world’s first artificial satellite was launched into orbit in 1957. And the little metal ball with its four trailing aerials was celebrated on dozens more stamps across the following decades British stamp issues that went badly wrong Royal Mail plans its stamp programme carefully and puts a lot of effort into commissioning high-quality design work. But not everything always goes according to plan. Here’s our pick of the issued stamps which just didn’t work, for predictable or unpredictable reasons. Commonwealth Classics How St Christopher’s first issue of 1870 paved the way for key-type definitives of the future Forgotten Countries Thessaly’s brief entry in the stamp catalogue came courtesy of an occupying army already in retreat GB Themes Postal services are among the longest-running and most diverse topics covered by British stamps

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Publisher MyTimeMedia
Title Stamp Magazine
Frequency Monthly
Sector Hobbies & Interests
Date 1 Oct 2017
Month October
Year 2017