Monthly Archives: October 2008

Top 10 Smelly Stamps!

Have you ever owned a scented stamp? Or how about a tasty one? Gaining in popularity worldwide are scented stamps. Many of these novelty stamps have been issued since 1999, but back in 1973 the innovative nation of Bhutan got … Continue reading

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XII Summit of «La Francophonie» Commemorative Stamp

Canada Post has commemorated this year’s summit of «La Francophonie» being held in Quebec City with a special stamp issued on October 15th. It is richly coloured and features a picture of Quebec City with the name of each of … Continue reading

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Unusual stamps from Bhutan!

  Bhutan Talking stamps. Can be played on a redord player! Some stamps of the world are not taken seriously by some collectors, but they can still be fascinating due to their design and composition. Examples of this are the fascinating … Continue reading

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What is «National Stamp Collecting Month» ?

Youth Sports issued by Canada post in 2005 to commemorate National stamp collecting month Have you ever heard of «National Stamp Collecting Month»? Starting in 1981, October has been the month set aside to celebrate and introduce people to one … Continue reading

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