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Posted 10/27/2009   12:56 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add doodles69ca to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Just found these in the back of one of my albums.
Quite interesting, so I searched to see what I could find out about them.

Zaragoza (1937)

Stamp-issuing status: inactive. A province of northern Spain. The Nationalist authorities overprinted contemporary Spanish issues for use in Zaragoza in 1937. Through the late 1940s, a number of large, colorful charity stamps were issued in Zaragoza. Although inscribed "Sin Valor Postal" ("Without postal value"), these are often mistaken for postage stamps.

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Posted 10/29/2009   9:51 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add t360 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Those Zaragoza issues are very cool, doodles69ca!
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Posted 11/02/2009   4:31 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add quigngt to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
I had uploaded this to an earlier topic but since this thread is specifically about locals, here it is again. What I do not know about this local is whether or not it is a forgery. It is a 1 cent black on buff or very dirty white paper.

Marty

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Posted 11/02/2009   10:58 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add litphil to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Lithuania local issues

1. Raseiniai ( Rossingen ) local issue of 1919

In 1918, there was a shortage of postage stamps in the city of Raseiniai after the German Occupation Authority allowed the organization of the post-offices in Lithuania. Total 36,624 stamps were printed at a local printing shop and used from January to March 1919 until situation became normalized.

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Posted 11/02/2009   11:16 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add litphil to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Lithuania local issues

2. Telsiai ( Telschen ) Issue of 1920

The provisional, primitive-looking hectographed issue of the Telsiai city printed on both plain and ruled paper with a blank space for eventual inscription of value. Total 450 stamps were printed and used postally for a few days in January 1920. Michel cat. 350 (800 on cover).



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Posted 11/10/2009   07:47 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Dianne Earl to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
OMG doodles, I have those thanks for enlightening me.

Dianne
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Posted 11/29/2009   5:18 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add OldGum to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
I have a set of these, basically the same stamp design on different colored papers.



I'll look around to see if I can find some more locals to share.
The biggest challenge for me is to remember where they are.
OG
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Posted 02/06/2010   05:12 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add rod222 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Brookhill Farm US

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Posted 02/06/2010   07:35 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add djd to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
My Contribution to this wonderful subject.

David (DJD)
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Posted 02/06/2010   08:09 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Londonbus1 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply

Quote:
My Contribution to this wonderful subject.



David, that's a beautiful Christmas Seal.

Londonbus1....but not a local !
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Posted 02/09/2010   09:16 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add rod222 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Two Denmark Locals for your viewing enjoyment.
ID acknowledgement: Nick Bridgewater






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Posted 02/09/2010   09:20 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add rod222 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Oops, second is Danish Local from Horsens.
No further information available.
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Posted 11/20/2010   06:24 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Londonbus1 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, UK.

Cycle Mail.
I found these for a Tete-Beche collection which I'd planned to start but put on hold.
So the locals thread it is for now.

Love the Christmas one

T-B Pair



Sheetlet



Another T-B pair !



Londonbus1....what's next ?
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Posted 11/20/2010   06:48 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Plateflaw to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
I don't know anything about these, except that I think that they are local stamps produced by the Nationalist forces in Valverde del Camino during the Spanish Civil War

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