Presale of STOCKHOLMIA’’s exhibition catalogues has started!

Presale of STOCKHOLMIA’’s exhibition catalogues has started!

(wm) The bilingual website (German/English) www.stockholmia2019catalogues.com has been active since 1 February 2019. Thanks to this online shop, anyone interested can order the catalogues for the upcoming Stockholm exhibition in advance – and pay directly with...
German “"Hugo Michel”" hand stamp (10.02.2019) contains two errors

German “"Hugo Michel”" hand stamp (10.02.2019) contains two errors

(wm) The intentions of the ‘Germeringer Briefmarkenfreunde’ were certainly good. The stamp club in the German town of Germering wished to emphasize several facts at once by using a special hand stamp. The hand stamp memorizes the fact that Schwaneberger Verlag,...
National Postal Museum (USA) reopened!

National Postal Museum (USA) reopened!

(wm) Somehow the current US President, Donald Trump, must have made a mistake when he tried to implement his saying “America first!” for his own countrymen. The regular visitors, employees and visitor of the National Museum were “not amused” when...
Multilateral 2019 in Luxembourg

Multilateral 2019 in Luxembourg

(wm) A welcome picture on its recently installed website has already been placed, so it will not take long before the maintenance of the official website of the ‘International Multilateral Exhibition’ in Luxembourg will start. The exhibition takes place on 8, 9 and 10...
“PHILOTELIA” available in digitized form!

“PHILOTELIA” available in digitized form!

(wm) The official journal of the Greek Philatelic Society, ‘Philotelia’, was founded in 1924 and is one of the oldest in the country. It is published every two months and since the first issue the main articles have also been published in English and/or French, since...
Liechtenstein: special stamp issue with false portrait

Liechtenstein: special stamp issue with false portrait

(wm) Liechtenstein Post has announced that it will issue a special stamp on 4 March 2019 to mark the 100th anniversary of Liechtenstein’s foreign representation. On first sight nothing spectacular and certainly not a stamp that could cause a stir. But still...
A main post office with an extraordinary history

A main post office with an extraordinary history

(wm) There are probably only a few post offices, if any, that can illustrate an story so unique as Dublin’s General Post Office. The office wrote philatelic history as early as 1899, when a real treasure of first editions of England – complete or partial sheets,...