THE INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF STAMP DEALERS ASSOCIATIONS
LA FÉDERATION INTERNATIONALE DES CHAMBRES SYNDICALES DES NÉGOCIANTS EN TIMBRES-POSTE
From Thursday April 18, 2019 through Saturday April 20, 2019 the Dutch NATIONAL STAMP EXHIBITION GOUDA 2019 (categories 1,2 and propaganda) and the 26th International fair for postage stamps and covers will take place at sports centre De Mammoet in Gouda, the Netherlands to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the IJssel- en Lekstreek Stamp Club.
There will be an exhibition with 770 frames (plus literature). Several collectors from abroad will participate including many exhibitors from Belgium. In a separate section members of the Royal Philatelic Society London will show their exhibits. In addition to the usual jury awards (medals and special prizes), the public will be asked to vote for a special award for one of the exhibits. There will be 60 stands with 34 Dutch traders and others from six different countries as well as postal administrations from the Faroe islands, Liechtenstein and the Netherlands.
The theme of the exhibition is "Remarkable events”, which is also the topic of the special April issue of the monthly magazine “Filatelie”. The exhibition catalogue will also contain interesting articles on this topic. A special postage stamp will be for sale at the exhibition but only together with the exhibition catalogue..
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