What's New:  June 2007

Here is the material that was added or modified for this update:

  1. List of Stamps Arranged by Country

  2. Appendix II:  Labels, Seals, Advertising Stamps, Etc.

    DANISH WWF - 2007   turtle stamp icon

    A label with an Unidentified Sea Turtle from a sheet of 30 labels depicting various animals and landscapes from around the world. WWF symbol on each stamp. The labels were issued to call attention to the problem of global warming. Sheet margin inscribed "Naturmaerket 2007".

  3. Appendix V:  Post Offices with "Turtle" or "Tortoise" in Their Names

    Post Office Name        Country        State or Province        Postal Code        Dates of Existence   

    Koondrook Australia Victoria 3580 2 Sep 1941

    Kameyama Japan

    Turtle U.S.A. Texas 27 Mar 1900 - 29 Sep 1900

    Turtle Bayou
    (Chambers County)
    U.S.A. Texas 77514 1994; no longer exists by this name

    Turtle Bayou
    (Chambers County)
    U.S.A. Texas 28 Feb 1879 - 31 Jul 1914

    Turtle Bayou
    (Liberty County)
    U.S.A. Texas 16 Dec 1872 - 19 Jul 1877

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