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					PHILATELY


      In memory of Mr. René RAKOTOBE, who was a member of the
I.O.C. from 1968 to 1971, the Madagascan postal authorities
have just issued, on 25th July, 1972, a stamp (value: 40 F.-
black, dark grey, orange and violet).

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Olympic stamps issued for the Games of the XXth Olympiad-
Munich 1972:


A LBANIA

*     Issue: 30th June, 1972. Eight values: 5 q.-high jump;
10 q. - running; 15 q. - discus throwing; 20 q. - cycling;
25 q. - pole vault; 50 q. - hurdles; 75 q. - hockey; 2 L. -
swimming. Block of 2.50 L. - diving. Design: S. TOPTANI.



A NDORRA
*      Issue: 10th July, 1972. One value: 1 F. - shooting.
Design-engraving: Georges BETEMPS.



S PANISH A NDORRA
*     Issue: 26th August, 1972. Two values: 2 p. - volley-
ball; 5 p. - swimming.



A USTRIA
*     Issue: 14th August, 1972. One value: 2 S. - Olympic
torch relay.
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BAHAMAS
*     Issue: 27th June, 1972. Four values: 10 c. - pole
vault; 11 c. - cycling; 15 c. - running; 18 c. - sailing.
Design: Bradbury WILKINSON and Co. Block of four values.




BHOUTAN
*     Issue: 6th June, 1972. Eight values (of which three
airmail): 10 ch. - basketball; 15 ch. - archery; 20 ch. -
boxing; 30 ch. - discus throwing; 45 ch. - pistol shooting;
35 ch. (p.a.) - javelin; 1,35 Nu. (p.a.) - archery; 7 Nu (p.a.)
- basketball. Block of three airmail values.




B URUNDI

*     Issue: 19th May, 1972. Five values: 5 F. - athletics;
6 F. - javelin; 11 F. - fencing; 14 F. - cycling; 17 F. -
pole vault. Block of two values: 31 and 40 F.




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CYPRUS
*     Issue: 24th July, 1972. Three values: 10 m. - archery;
40 m. - wrestling; 100 m. - football.



SPAIN
*     Issue: 26th August, 1972. Four values: 1 p. - fencing;
2 p. - weightlifting; 5 p. - rowing; 8 p. - pole vault.




F RANCE
*    Issue: 8th and 10th July, 1972 in Paris. One value:
1 F. - hurdles. Drawing-engraving: Georges BETEMPS.



N IGER
*     Issue: 26th May, 1972 in Niamey. Four values: 50 F. -
boxing (tobacco and royal blue); 100 F. - long jump (tobacco
and green); 150 F. - football (tobacco and Persian orange);
200 F. - running (tobacco and royal blue). Design-engraving:
Georges BETEMPS.

N ETHERLANDS
*       Issue: 11th July and 19th August, 1972. Three values:
20 c. - athletics (brown, light brown, green, black); 30 c. -
swimming (red, red orange, green, black); 45 c. - cycling
(violet, light violet, green, black). Design: Wil van SAMBEEK.
Engraving: Joh. ENSCHEDE and Sons, Haarlam.




Q ATAR
*     Issue: June, 1972. Eight values: 1 d. - football;
2 d. - running; 3 d. - cycling; 4 d. - gymnastics; 5 d. -
basketball; 35 d. - shot-put; 75 d. - football; 3 R. -
running. Block of 50 d. of six first values.

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G ERMAN D EMOCRATIC . R EPUBLIC




 *     Issue : 16th May, 1972. Six values : 5 pf. - wrestling ;
 10+5 pf. - swimming ; 20 pf. - pole vault ; 25+10 pf. - rowing ;
 35 pf. - handball ; 70 pf. - gymnastics. Design : M. GOTTSCHALL.




 RUMANIA
 *         Issue : 20th March, 1972.   One block of 6 L. - riding.

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ALGERIA
*     Olympic Stadium of Cheraga. Issue : 10th June, 1972 in
Algiers. One value : 0,50 da.



DAHOMEY
*     Issue : 12th June, 1972 in Cotonou. Three values : 20 F. -
running ; 85 F. - high jump ; 150 F. - shot-put. Leaf block of
three values. Colours - tobacco, oriental blue and lime green.
Design-engraving : Claude JUMELET.


F RANCE
*      1972 Cycling World Championships. Issue : 24th July, 1972.
One value : 1 F. (violet, brown and grey). Design-engraving :
Georges BETEMPS.


GERMANY
*     21st Championships for the Paralysed. Issue : 18th July,
1972. One value : 40 pf. - archery. Design : K. SCHWARZ.


HUNGARY
*      European Football Championships.  Issue : 29th April, 1972.
Eight values - various subjects (40, 60, 80 f., 1, 1.20, 2, 4 and
5 F.).   Each stamp, dedicated to a country, represent different
phases of the game.   Design : A. CZIGLENYI.




LEGEND


Algeria ; da. = dinar ; Albania : q. = quintar, L. = lek ;
Andorra : F. = franc ; Austria : S. = schilling ; Bahamas : c. =
cent ; Bhoutan : ch : chiao ; Burundi : F. = franc ; Cyprus :
m. = mils ; Dahomey : F. = franc CFA ; France : F. = franc ;
Germany : pf. = pfenning ; German Democratic Republic : pf. =
pfenning ; Hungary : f. = filler, F. = forint ; Niger : F. =
franc CFA ; Netherlands : c. = cent ; Qatar : d. = dirham, R. =
riyal ; Rumania : L. = leu ; Spain : p. = peseta ; Spanish
Andorra : p. = peseta.


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Reproduction of the three values, issued by the Republic of China
on 3rd February, 1972 and announced in the "Olympic Review",
no. 53-54.




First day cover envelope of two stamps issued by the Uruguay
Postal Authorities on the occasion of the Games of the XXth
Olympiad.




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