China Filatelie, vol. 42, whole nr. 162, September 2010
25 From the editor, from the board
26-29 Twin issues of PRC XII
shows the products associated with the issues of the PRC issued together with
30-31 Notes on
31 Two Forgeries of Wuhu Local Post stamps are shown; forgeries of the lower values were made because these had been taken off the market by speculants.
32-34 The Great Wall is shown on many Chinese stamps. Its history and present are discussed as well as the postal significance: in the beginning of the last century unrest in Inner Mongolia caused the Chinese authorities to close the gates in the wall, so mail had to be transported (with the mailmen) over the wall.
34 Second life for high value stamps shows some stamps used for franking Chinese mail, fabricated out of fragments of used stamps.
35-36 In Expertizing Chinese stamps in
37 Chinese Postal Information Labels 6 shows a late example of these labels. English version of this article to be found here: http://www.chinafilatelie.nl/a-lchan.html
38-39 Airmail surcharge on incoming mail was charged in 1942, when
surface mail from
40-41 Quotations of Chairman Mao Zedong is one of the most iconic books in Chinese history, but it has its previous counterparts in the widely distributed writing of Chinese emperors.
41 Special cancel on the occasion of the Taiwan Fair of 1935
42-44 The Japanese Occupation of the Dutch East Indies has produced occupation stamps and postal history. In this article some aspects of the occupation of Java are shown.
44 Souvenir sheets shown are promoting a project supporting handicapped orphans in Lanshou; Dutch special issue stamps with Tigers were produced for this cause.
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