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Cumberland Times Newspaper Archives Aug 22 1976, Page 5

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Cumberland Times (Newspaper) - August 22, 1976, Cumberland, Maryland Stamps in the news agnews Fuus although the us has received the accolades of the world for us Viking space Mission to Mars it is ironically the West african Republic of Togo which has seized the philatelic spotlight by issuing six new Stamps honouring this great to the red planet the 30f stamp shows Lllan Iii and Viking Emblem the 50f depicts a sequence of he night into space the 60f illustrates the characteristic appearance or Proton Lus the 70f portrays the Nodus Gordi of Mars the 105f features the highest value 200f snows the Landing of the Viking on Mars a souvenir Sheet issued simultaneously with the six Stamps uses the two highest values As the Basic design it is also interesting to Pote that these Stamps were designed and printed in Israel the set and souvenir Sheet will soon be available at your local stamp dealer the fall edition of the Minkus stamp journal is a most informative and poignant publication for new and Veteran stamp collectors alike the front cover features the Block of four us Stamps issued july 4 to commemorate the Bicentennial a special Story by bar Bara Mueller tells How our first Stamps were not As colourful As those being issued today but set the Ipa Tiern for those to come another yarn reveals that the Bald Eagle our american Symbol has also been used in various designs for Over 100 years on our Stamps and postal stationery in addition there is a completely illustrated topical checklist for american Bicentennial Stamps an unusual article 0 entitled a Harvest of plenty deals with some of this nations wonderful resources in Many kinds of foods and How these have been commemorated on postage Stamps the Magazine Sells for plus 25 cents or mailing and handling write to Minkus stamp journal 110 w 32nd St new York by 10001 the Republic of China f Taiwan old not participate in the summer olympic games but that country was a participant at in Ter Phil 76 recently held in Philadelphia for those who missed the International philatelic exhibition he Republic is making available two mint Stamps with special Bicentennial Story in a plastic folder plus a cachet cover issued for in Terp Hii the package Sells for is at your dealer or stamp department Stanley Gibbons noted stamp auctioneers will offer a used copy of the legendary 1847 one Penny or angered Post office Mauritius stamp for Sale in London at the end of november it will be uttered for nearly this fabulous rally one of Only 14 known to exist was found by a collector in India in 1870 and brought to England from the mail bag to or John v chatty of Cumberland i the special delivery stamp you describe is not valuable there Are Many in existence and like All Stamps the higher prices Are for the rare ones to mrja Rehwinkel of Mobile Ala ail of the Stamps mentioned in my column can be Pur chased at your local dealer Check your phone directory for a dealer in your area to Julie Wallace of san Diego Calif yes i continually warn my readers to be careful about stamp offers in newspapers and magazines most Are Bona fide companies but there Are always a few who spoil All the apples its a risky business to Send Money for merchandise however the special offers mentioned in my column Are thoroughly checked out otherwise they would not appear Here front Center pvt Benjamin f Raley or son of or and mrs Glenn Lovery re 3 Meyersdale has completed army Basic training at al Leonard Wood to where he will remain for advanced individual training in the engineering Field pvt Raley a 1976 graduate of Meyersdale High school will be assigned to it Eustis a following completion of Ait airman Sharon m Kissner daughter of or and mrs Elwood j Kissner Friendsville has completed 5asic raining at Lackland air Force base Tex she is currently assigned to Brook fab Tex for specialized training in the medical service yield airman Kissner is a 197 graduate of Northern Garrell High school airman first class Richard Vav ringer son of or and mrs Sam 0 ringer re 1 Terra Alta has arrived for duty at Torrejon air Force base Spain airman ringer a 1074 graduate of Terra Alia High school is a heating systems specialist and previously was assigned to Andrews fab my airman Clarence g Peterson or son of or and mrs c g Peterson or 327 Arch Street has been assigned to Loring air Force base me for duty As an aircraft fuel systems equipment repairman following specialized training at Chanute fab Iii airman Peterson is a 1969 graduate of fort Hill High school o James Deuce son of retired air Force master sergeant and mrs Carl j Denee re 1 Hynd Man has completed a Law enforcement specialist course at Lackland air Force base Tex airman Denee who attended Hyndman High school will be assigned for duly to Barksdale fab la o sgt Richard w Pittman son of or and mrs Richard e Pillman Star route 4 Everett has arrived for duty at Langley air Force base a the sergeant is married to the former Frances Lemmons of Rocky mount no sgt Pill Man a 1953 graduate of Everett Southern High school was previously stationed at minol fab cd attempt to recall continues Philadelphia up City commissioners checking the 211190 signatures on petitions seeking the recall of mayor Frank l Rizzo have at least one More week to finish the tedious process under provisions of the City charter 24544s signatures Are needed to Force a recall referendum judge David Savitt had said he would Rule a petition to extend the commissioners deadline but postponed his decision until aug 23 when the City solicitor assured him the counting of signatures wild be finished by next tuesday Homestead spirited colonial designs in White or Maple finish Sears i Sale to off your Chick a Sii eel c d Irr enl r Clil regular 10999 f h slut Lenl tank Larrr lunch go colonial Lioma Lenl in Jnai Wolik Jilji icily pull or Maple Pinili 1lattil Humli in latto1 will other pieces atsear5 item our Row Phi cts b j1999 Chute 11999 re error f 3199 save 40 White or ample 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