As reported in LINN's New Issues-Asia; the publication dated Jan. 2, 2006.
Aug. 16: National Liberation 60th Anniversary,
3w, fireworks, Arch of Triumph, magnolia;
Souvenir sheet with 128w circular stamp, President Kim Il Sung;
Souvenir sheet with five stamps featuring Kim Il Sung, 102w circular stamp, portrait as anti-Japanese hero;
Four se-tenant 60w stamps, his mother gives him pistol used by father; founding the Juche-oriented revolutionary armed force; commanding the battle in Taehongdam; eve of final offensive for liberating the country;
Second souvenir sheet with five stamps featuring Kim Il Sung, 102w circular stamp, portrait;
Four se-tenant 60w stamps, landing on Wonsan Port with anti-Japanese revolutionary fighters; visiting workers at Kangson Steel Works; making a speech on return home; meeting grandparents after return home.
Designers, Jo Son Il, Song Kyong Su; offset, 20,000 perf sets; 1,000 imperf sets.
|Shown on Herrick's Web-Site, October 5, 2005
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