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Singapore #556-558 "INDOOR STADIUM" (1989); COMPLETE SET; MNH
Singapore #556-558 "INDOOR STADIUM" (1989); COMPLETE SET; MNH
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Buffalo Stamps,  Scott #395 Washington Franklin Coil,  FVF w  Reg Cancel,  CV = $70
Buffalo Stamps, Scott #395 Washington Franklin Coil, FVF w Reg Cancel, CV = $70
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Rwanda,  Scott cat. 1122-1129. Scout Anniversary,  IMPERF. Long First day covers.
Rwanda, Scott cat. 1122-1129. Scout Anniversary, IMPERF. Long First day covers.
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US Cover 1985 Seattle,  Washington (J-768) SEAPEX The Boy Scouts
US Cover 1985 Seattle, Washington (J-768) SEAPEX The Boy Scouts
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BERLIN (Western Sectors) 1954 70pf yellow-olive SGB119 mint VF MNH FG
BERLIN (Western Sectors) 1954 70pf yellow-olive SGB119 mint VF MNH FG
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NEW ZEALAND 1996 97 COMPLETE SETS CUT FROM FDC's (ID:63 D49167)
NEW ZEALAND 1996 97 COMPLETE SETS CUT FROM FDC's (ID:63 D49167)
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AUSTRALIA SG 40  1 - Kangaroo 3rd WMK Light Parcel post
AUSTRALIA SG 40 1 - Kangaroo 3rd WMK Light Parcel post
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NEIL DIAMOND SONGWRITERS SET OF 3 MINT STAMP STRIPS
NEIL DIAMOND SONGWRITERS SET OF 3 MINT STAMP STRIPS
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SG65 4d George V SW  MNH #
SG65 4d George V SW MNH #
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Indonesia Amphilex 77 Philatelic Exhib. set of 4 souvenir sheets NH cat. val $84
Indonesia Amphilex 77 Philatelic Exhib. set of 4 souvenir sheets NH cat. val $84
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Solomon 1062-9 2006 Dinosaurs set plate# blocks VF NH cat. value $68
Solomon 1062-9 2006 Dinosaurs set plate# blocks VF NH cat. value $68
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1957 Eisenhower poster stamps tied on Pan American Airlines flight cachet covers
1957 Eisenhower poster stamps tied on Pan American Airlines flight cachet covers
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WURTTEMBERG;  1920 early Ulm Official issue Mint hinged 15pf. SP-245328
WURTTEMBERG; 1920 early Ulm Official issue Mint hinged 15pf. SP-245328
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SAUDI ARABIA;   1924-25 Hejaz 3rd Jeddah Optd. ( GOLD ). Mint hinged 1 8pi.
SAUDI ARABIA; 1924-25 Hejaz 3rd Jeddah Optd. ( GOLD ). Mint hinged 1 8pi.
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c1873 COVER - NATICK TO GREENLAND,  NH - 3 GREEN WASHINGTON,  SC #158
c1873 COVER - NATICK TO GREENLAND, NH - 3 GREEN WASHINGTON, SC #158
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SAUDI ARABIA;   1924-25 Hejaz 3rd Jeddah Optd. ( GOLD ). Mint hinged 1 2pi.
SAUDI ARABIA; 1924-25 Hejaz 3rd Jeddah Optd. ( GOLD ). Mint hinged 1 2pi.
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nystamps US Stamp # 686, 687 Mint OG NH $34 LP
nystamps US Stamp # 686, 687 Mint OG NH $34 LP
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Great American Writers Vol. 1,  20 Jumbo Stamp Image Postcards NEW SEALED
Great American Writers Vol. 1, 20 Jumbo Stamp Image Postcards NEW SEALED
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Collection lot 60+ Different stamps of Guernsey   British Isles
Collection lot 60+ Different stamps of Guernsey British Isles
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SAUDI ARABIA;   1924-25 Hejaz 3rd Jeddah Optd. ( GOLD ). fine used 1 2pi.
SAUDI ARABIA; 1924-25 Hejaz 3rd Jeddah Optd. ( GOLD ). fine used 1 2pi.
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Stamp Collecting - A Time-Honored Hobby
By Tony Harries
 
 Philately, or stamp collecting, is a time-honored hobby enjoyed by collectors all over the world.

Stamp collecting is the collecting of postage stamps and related objects, such as covers (envelopes or packages with stamps on them). Stamp collecting can be fun and certainly easy.

Stamp collecting a very rewarding hobby because it immensely enhances the general knowledge of the collector.

Stamp collecting is a special mix of the structured and the unstructured, and you can make it a personal hobby that will not be like anyone else's.

Collecting stamps is a treasured hobby that people around the world have enjoyed for centuries. Stamp collecting started in 1860's with teenagers who started to collect stamps.

The collecting of stamps can be a fun and educational lasts you a lifetime.

Stamp collecting provides you skills which will help you connect to the history of a specific location, person, animal or thing. Stamp collecting is not a new trend of the people and the hobby is sweeping through out the world.

Collecting stamps is a very interesting hobby that is preferred and loved by the people throughout the world. Stamp collecting is the act of gathering of Stamps and basically the labels placed on the letters as charge for the postal delivery that are issued by the country or by the post office.

Stamp collecting is considered to be one of the most popular hobbies in the world This is despite the fact that there is not that much money that can be made from it even if the person has some of the oldest stamps dating back to the 19th century.

The new collector can start this hobby at any age and have a collection of both local and foreign postage, there are a lot of places where the collection can begin the first place is usually through the mail that the person has delivered to there home.

It has become common place to declare that the future of stamp collecting is bleak, due to the increasing popularity of e-mail, other electronic forms of communication.

The Internet has greatly expanded the availability of stamp collecting information and has also made it easier for starting and intermediate stamp collectors to obtain stamps, covers and other philatelic material.

You can spend a lot of money for this wonderful hobby if you want to but you don't have to.

However you start, stamp collecting is a hobby that you can continue through your life. For more than 150 years, stamp collecting has been the hobby of choice of royalty, movie stars, sports celebrities, kings, presidents, and hundreds of thousands of other people.