This attractive issue featured views with the "Graf Zeppelin" above. 3l. S. Paolo Gate and tomb of Consul Caius Caesius. 5l. Old Appian Way and tomb of Cecilia Metella 10l. Portion of Forum Mussolini 12l. Angelo Castle 15l. Forum Romanum 20l. Empire Way, Colosseum and Baths of Domitian Designed by C. Mezzana.
The new set of four stamps from the Tristan da Cunha Post Office depicts Arctic and Antarctic Explorers and Personalities who have journeyed in Tristan waters. Each stamp depicts an image of one of these seafarers together with the ship most closely associated with them and Tristan da Cunha. 35p – James Weddell and “Jane” Born in 1787 and although initially a member of the Royal Navy (1796–1815) where he rose to the rank of Master, he left and became a Merchant Mariner.
This 5k. black issue commemorated the death of Dr Beneš, President of Czechoslovakia. Design after K. Svolinsky. Engraved J. A. Svengsbir. Recess Perf 12½. Released September 28, 1948 This would make an attractive andinexpensive addition to a Presidents on Stamps topical collection. Dr. Edvard Beneš, (born May 28, 1884, Kozlany, Bohemia, Austria-Hungary—died Sept.