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Egypt's First Stamps Egypt began 1866 with reforms in the postal system.  The change to use of postage stamps was announced in a December 21, 1865, decree as follows: The Post Offices alone are authorized to sell postage stamps. The postage stamps are of
rtvstamps · 319 days ago

Another one of my favourite sets is the King Farouk set issued by by Egypt between 1937-1944.  Here is a page, I came up with.
alynstampcollector · 592 days ago

At dawn on December 8, 1917, three British divisions under General Allenby began an intensive assault on the Turks in Jerusalem.  It was so effective that at the end of the day the Turks abandoned the city under of cover of darkness.  Allenby formally ente
rtvstamps · 1288 days ago