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Asia Stamps Specialist Bite Of The Week (26 July - 1 August 2004)

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Default Asia Stamps Specialist Bite Of The Week (26 July - 1 August 2004)

News & Announcement
!!!I Updates on the World Stamp Championahip 2004 !!!

Mr Hong Tuck Kun collection of major stamp printing errors varieties will
be invited as Court Of Honour in WSC 2004. These included the 1955
definitive essay of 8c value, with King George VI instead of Queen
Elizabeth II and unique colour omissions and essays and proofs of modern
Singapore. This is the second time this top class materials showed in
Singapore. First time on display was on 3 Aug 2003-27nAug 2000 at SPM 60th
Anniversary celebrations of Singapore Stamp Club.

This time he will be add in some more new matherials his aquisiting latest
since last exhibition.

Court Of Honour is a non-completition section, only collection of rare
philatelic gems, probably one of its kind in the world. Many of these
collections have also received Grand Prix Awards, just remember some of
the rare collection on display at WSC 1995 , these included The Royal
Philatelic Collection from Bristish royal family and Straits Settlements
Judicial And Revenue Stamps by Koh Seow Chuan.


THEME : Main Theme-Uniting the World through Stamps.

Sub Themes-Singapore A Global City.

150th Anniversary of the first use of
stamps in Singapore.

Special Theme days : 28 August 2004 - Heritage Day

29 August 2004 - Stamp Collecting Day

30 August 2004 - Youth Day

31 August 2004 - Awards Day

1 September 2004 - Friendship Day

There will be special cancellations available at the exhibition for each
of the respective theme days.

For more details, please goto WSC 2004 Updates or

!!! New Stamps Issue Programme!!!

SINGAPORE : National Day - National Monuments

Date of Release: 9 Aug 2004

The preservation of Singapore's built heritage is crucial, as these serve
as important markers and representations of our past. In addition, these
grand dames also add a distinct Singapore character and identity to our
country, and enrich us with their charm. Four of these well know National
Monuments - City Hall, Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall, Supreme Court
and The Istana - are featured in this stamp issue on our national's built

!!! Free Publication Given Away !!!

1. "MINIATURE WORLD "(A Singapore Philatelic Bureau Publication ) issue
25 (27 April-June 96), 27( Oct-Dec 96), 47(Oct-Dec 2001)and 53 ( Apr-Jun
2003) still have stock.

2.KRETA AYER STAMP SOCIETY NEWLETTER No.50(Jan 2004 issue) !new!

3.SCOTT Stamp Monthly Magazine April 1990,1 copy only !new!

4.DA-MIN STAMP NEWS (Chinese Publication) 1996(2.1-2.15).!new!

Interested person please make enquiry to

!!! Free Stamps Valuation Service !!!

If you would like to exchange appropriate links with my site please pass
them on together with a short description and if suitable I'll add them
!,only site related to Asia will be considers.

Auction New

Singapore Aucton

Mavin Coins, Banknotes and Postcards Auction 6 comming again! Auction will
be held on saturday 14 August & 15 August 2004. This time Auction will be
featuring Singapore Banknotes sold on behalf of the Monetary Authority of
Singapore including special polymer issues and extremely limited edition
uncut sheets.Please goto
www.mavininternational.com for more details.

Report on the Spink Sale on 19 June 2004 : Quite interesting prices were
realised for Straits Settlements stamp booklets. It raised the prices by
hundred-, even a thousand-fold. Below are some of the realised prices :
Lot 150 $6000(1925 $1.20 black on red,SG SB4). Lot 151 $4000(1927 $1 black
on grey,SG SB5. Lot 154 $6500(1927 $1.20 black on blue SG SB7). Lot 155
$6500(1929 $1.20 black on red SG SB4a).

Victorian stamps also commanded interesting prices as well.Lot 78
$1300(Two cwnt on 8c orange, SG 54-56 unused without gum).Lot 79 $4800(Two
cwnt on 8c orange, double surcharge SG 54a).Lot 93 $8500(8 on 8c on
12c,"s" of "cents" low, SG 80/80c).

For more details of Auctions cadenler and News, please goto Auctions News
or http://groups.msn.com/AsiaStampColle...tionsnews.msnw

New Books/Magazines/Journal

Code: P00002

Title: Standard Catalogue Of Malaysia Singapore Brunei Revenue Stamps and
Postal Stationary 1st Edition.

Publisher: International Stamp And Coin Sdn Bhd.

Philatelic Events & Activities Calendar
Coming Attraction At Singapore Philatelic Museum( 23-B Coleman Street
Singapore 179807 Tel: 6337 3888

Talk: .
12 September 2004 - Stamp Fair.
10 October 2004 2.00 pm: Show and Tell.
14 November 2004 2.00 pm: Picture Postcards by Dr Cheah Jin Seng.


Coffee Or Tea

Date: 5 July 2004 - 2 January 2005

This exhibition gives you a rare chance for an amazing journey towards
understanding cofee and tea - not as mere beverages, but as a living
culture and also keeps you psyched up though intriguing snippets on the
local coffee and tea evolution - from the street hawker, the coffee shop
and the Kopitiam to the cafe trend.

Sinpex 2004

Date: 7Aug2004(Sat)-9 Aug 2004(Mon).

Singpex will be held during the National Day period, It will feature
exhibits from the schools, both grouped and indivadual exhibits. There
will also be the dealers' stalls and Singpost will issue the National Day
stamps on 9 August, with the special datestamp, at the Philatelic Museum.

Admission to the museum is free on 7-9 August.

Gift Of A Letter

Date: 23Aug2004 - March 2005

An upcomming exhibition discuses how evolution of e-mail has shifted
traditional letter. It also captures the perspective of a generation most
likely to have never sent a physical letter.

The Intangible / Read Between the Lines, An Exhibition of Artistamps

Date: 10 October 2003 - 1 August 2004

Syonan : Light of the South, A Story Told Through Stamps

Date: On- going till 1 Sept 2004


Stamp & Collectible Fairs



Kreta Ayer Stamp Sociaty : every Sunday 10am-4pm. Venue: Blk 4,#03-115
Sago Lane, Singapore 0105. Weekly events :Exchanging Hong Pao (Red Pocket
Cover) held every first Sunday of the month. Stamp exchange activities
will be taken effective from 4 July 2004 (Sunday) onwards.This is the
regularly events and will be held on every first Sunday of the every month
same as Exchanging Hong Pao .
Zui Yui Stamp Club: every first Sunday of the month. Venue: SPM.
Singapore Philatelic Sociaty: every 3rd Sunday of the month. Venue: SPM
Singapore Philatelic Museum : every last Sunday of the month. Venue: SPM.
(Admission Free)

Website : www.jackaw.per.sg

Enquiry Tel : +65-91098198 Email

Member : Singapore Stamp Club. Zui Yui Stamp Club. Kreta Ayer Stamp

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