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CYCLING

Cycling is growing in poularity in the the Philippines. Most of the stamps issued feature as cycling as a sport whereas only the 1959 semi-postal issue depict the use of bicycles for leisure and there has yet to be stamps promoting the bicucle as an environmentally friendly form of transport.

2nd Asian Cycling Championships #939 to 941, 5 Dec 1965

Air Post Semi Postal to finance the 10th Boy Scout World Jamboree and Surcharged for First Scout Philatelic Exhibition commemorating 25th anniversary of the First National Jamboree

 #CB1, 17 July 1959, and #C112e, 5 July 1979

(single and part of a se-tenant strip of 5 from a souvenir sheet)

11th Southeast Asian Games #1564, 3 Dec 1981

1984 Olympic Games #1703 and 1705c, and 1705c with blue stars and imperf, 27 Jul 1984

#1705c part of a souvenir sheet of 4 

 

Tour of Mindanao (Philippine Olympic Week) #1938, 11 Jul 1988

also imperf variety

1988 Olympic Games, #1960 and 1960 imperf, 17 Sept 1988

17th Southeast Asian Games #2251c, 1 Jul 1993

part of a se-tenant strip of 3

23rd Southeast Asian Games #2992b, 22 and 27 Nov 2005

issued as a se-tenant block of 6 plus issued on a miniatture sheet of 12. A second issue was provided as part of a miniature sheet of 10, some miniature sheets of the second issue have flag labels and some have balnk labels for personalisation undertaken by Pinoy Stamps Inc

Philippine Postal Service - 250th Anniversary #xxxx, 6 Nov 2017

part of a se-tenant block of 4

Special Covers and Slogan Cancels

Tour of Luzon, 21 May to  7 June 1992

First Day Covers

2nd Asian Cycling Championships #939 to 941, 1965

Air Post Semi Postal to finance the 10th Boy Scout World Jamboree

 #CB1, 17 July 1959 (Makiling National Park,Laguna)

 

 #CB3a, 26 July 1959 (Makiling National Park,Laguna)

Surcharge for First Scout Philatelic Exhibition commemorating 25th anniversary of the First National Jamboree

 #C112e, 5 July 1979

11th Southeast Asian Games #1564, 1981

1984 Olympic Games #1703, 1705c and 1705c with blue stars and imperf, 1984

Tour of Mindanao (Philippine Olympic Week) #1938, 1988

 

1988 Olympic Games, #1960 and 1960 imperf, 1988

 

17th Southeast Asian Games #2251c, 1993

23rd Southeast Asian Games #2992b, 2005

Other Bits and Bobs

Plate inscriptions T205, T206 and T207

 

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