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#1078 France 16/10/26

france-161026This very nice FDC from France was sent by Jean-Pierre, thank you very much! It was issued in Château-Chinon on October 26 and arrived on October 28, 2016.

The left stamp commemorates the former French president François Mitterrand (1916–1996).

#732 USA 13/12/04

USA 131204This nice Christmas cover from the USA was sent by Scott, thank you! It was posted in Fayetteville on December 4 and arrived on December 10, 2013.

The left stamp is part of the Christmas stamp set, which wa issued on October 11, 2013. The middle stamp is part of the stamp booklet “Gingerbread Houses”, which was issued on November 6, 2013. The left stamp was issued on April 11, 2011, and commemorates president George Washington (1732-1799).

See also: #228 USA 09/12/12

#706 Panama 13/05/??

Panama 1305xxThis nice registered cover from Panama was sent by Israel, thank you! It was posted in Panama City and arrived on May 27, 2013.

The stamps were issued in 2000 and commemorate Mireya Moscoso, who was the first female president of Panama. She served from 1999 to 2004.

See also: #475 Panama 11/02/17

#699 Paraguay 13/09/17

Paraguay 130917My first cover from Paraguay was sent by Fernando, thank you! It was posted in Asunción on September 17 and arrived on September 27, 2013.

The attached stamps were cut out of their mini-sheets, which both were issued in 2012. The top stamp commemorates the 150th anniversary of the death of Carlos Antonio López (1792-1862), who was the first president of Paraguay.

The second stamp is the UPAEP stamp and commemorates Kerana, a figure in Guarani mythology.

Paraguay 130917backOn the back of the cover, there is another postmark of Asunción and tax cancels.

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