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Visit PUNPEX-2016 at Chandigarh

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Visit & Participate in

Third State Level Philatelic Exhibition

From 6th to 9th February 2016

At DAV College, Sector-10, Chandigarh

Philatelic Elements in a Thematic Collection

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OFFICIAL VARIETIES: Official Government Issues

 Perforations: Different measurements, methods

 Experimental Perforations and roulettes perfins (e.g. OHMS)

 Pre-cancels: Different types and styles.

 Tabbed or otherwise treated for use in automated equipment

 Printed Information on Reverse, attached label, or selvage

 Specimens: Black prints and other publicity items

 Surcharges: Revalued issues

 Overprints: Geographic, commemorative, etc.

 Mirror Prints

 Gum Varieties

 Paper Varieties

 Test Stamps: For testing or dispensing machines

Read More…. in Issue No.70 of "ITS Stamp News"

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Two other Covers from Lot No.98_58

Posted by Indian Thematic Society on September 30, 2012 at 10:25 PM Comments comments (4)

Here is a set of two beautiful covers issued for STAMPEX-15 issued in 1979 with various themes

98. India – Complete collection of 33 Special Exhibition Covers with Special Cancellations issued by Postal Deptt. Jalandhar Division and Jalandhar Philatelic Club, including some RARE covers, from February 1965 for first philatelic exhibition not only of Jalandhar but also first from Northern Region of India, to October 1999 [STAMPEX-21], arranged on 19 exhibit sheets with detailed write-up; RARE – hard to find complete collection – Rs.2500.

One Frame Plan

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Amateur Radio - Surfing on Radio Waves

By - Fabio Serra Flosi Brazil

AMATEUR RADIO (or HAM RADIO) is a hobby enjoyed by more than three million enthusiasts throughout the world, who communicate with their radio equipments.

RADIOAMATEUR (or AMATEUR for short) is an individual who operates a private radio station for non-commercial purposes, including: exchange of messages with other colleagues spread around the world, self-training, and technical expertise.

AMATEURS strongly support the public community, providing emergency and disaster communications, saving lives and joining people.

Read complete article in issue no.58 of "ITS Stamp News"

Support Participate & Visit

Posted by Indian Thematic Society on October 22, 2011 at 9:40 AM Comments comments (0)

November 3 to 6, 2011

Bhai Vir Singh Sahitya Sadan, Bhai Vir Singh Marg, Gole Market, New Delhi

Organised by

Bharatiya Daktikit Sangstha, Kolkata

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SINE GHQ, BG-5/49-D, PaschimVihar, New Delhi - 63

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