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Dr. Satyendra Kumar Agrawal is no more

Posted by Indian Thematic Society on April 24, 2017 at 11:05 PM Comments comments (0)


I was very much shocked when I got a message from Mrs. Jeevan Jyoti about demise of Dr. Satyendra on 21st of this month. It took me a long time to accept, especially as I got his last mail on 20th of this month as Mrs. Jyoti also got his mail on the same day.


I was in touch with him from more than 25 years, although personally...

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Story of Coca-Cola Bottle

Posted by Indian Thematic Society on April 14, 2017 at 12:05 PM Comments comments (1)


INVENTION OF COCA-COLA

In April 1865, Colonel John Pemberton of the Confederate Army was wounded in the Battle of Columbus, Georgia. He was slashed across his chest and like many wounded veterans became addicted to morphine which he used to ease the pain.

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New issue of "ITS Stamp News"

Posted by Indian Thematic Society on April 14, 2017 at 11:45 AM Comments comments (0)

Regular Issue no.77 (Volume 20 No.1)


Without any break and combined issue with following contents

~ Recent Miniature Sheets from India – Page 2

~ Points to Ponder From the Pen o...

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International Fleet Review by President of India

Posted by Indian Thematic Society on February 12, 2017 at 7:20 AM Comments comments (0)

The First Fleet review in the East coast was held in 2006 and reviewed by President APJ Abdul Kalam


Read complete article in Issue no.76

For more details visit at http://indianthematicstamps.webs.com/

 

SUPERMAN; A Super Hero or A Super Villain

Posted by Indian Thematic Society on February 12, 2017 at 6:55 AM Comments comments (0)

Superman became a mainstay of Action Comics, and appeared again on the covers of issues 7, 10, 13, 15, 17 and 19, then continuously onward


Read complete article in Issue no.76

For more details visit at http://indianth...

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New issue of "ITS Stamp News"

Posted by Indian Thematic Society on January 23, 2017 at 10:55 PM Comments comments (0)

Regular Issue no.76 (Volume 19 No.4)

Without any break and combined issue

For more details visit at http://itsstampnews.blogspot.com/

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Illustrated picture postcards on Gotthard 2016 stamps

Posted by Indian Thematic Society on November 1, 2016 at 11:30 PM Comments comments (0)


Two Picture Postcards, depicting its two locomotives starting at the railway Station at Esterfeld and at the last railway station at Bodio, show the coloured stamp imprints on the reverse, with the landscapes as seen at these two Points. These showing the locomotive 176 440 FS on issued for Erstfeld Railway Station & the other showi...

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Days of India in Deutschland

Posted by Indian Thematic Society on November 1, 2016 at 11:30 PM Comments comments (0)


The special postmark provided by India Post showed the same design, but instead the “post horn” (the logo of the German Post) it showed the logo of India Post. Interestingly (especially for Berlin-collectors) is the fact that the Indian postmark shows the German city-name and zip-code “10117 Berlin”

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Special Cine Flight Carried Cover

Posted by Indian Thematic Society on October 22, 2016 at 1:50 PM Comments comments (0)


Such phenomenon was witnessed earlier when Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit movie series released. In 2012, Air New Zealand launched ‘Hobbit’-themed flights. A Boeing 777-300 promoted “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” & a Boeing 777-200 was set up for “The Hobbit: There & Back Again”. The airline ...

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