Wednesday 31 July 2013

Philately will get you...

... anywhere in the UK, and probably by the next day, for the price of a 1st class postage stamp.

On the 4th July 2013, Jersey Post issued a set of stamps to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the British Dragonfly Society (BDS).

There were several choices: a First Day Cover; a set of mint stamps; or a set of Cancelled to Order (CTO) stamps. That last one translates as franked but not on an envelope, I think.

Not understanding the jargon, I opted for all three, to cover the options!

First Day Cover (front)

First Day Cover (Back)

The Tense Towers Odometer certainly read full scale deflection on the day that this little lot landed on the door mat.

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