Stamps featuring Scouting
The Philippine Postal Corporation will issue a set of stamps and a souvenir sheet to commemorate the 100 years of Scouting.
|Kind of Issue:||Commemorative|
|Denomination & Quantity:||P7 – – – 100,000 (2 designs)|
|Souvenir Sheet:||P28 – – 8,000 sheets|
|Date of Issue:||August 1, 2007|
|Last Day of Sale:||July 31, 2008 (as stocks allow)|
|Sheet Composition:||50 (10 x 5)|
|Size of Stamps:||30mm x 40mm|
|Printing Process:||Litho-Offset (4 colors)|
|Printer:||Amstar Company, Inc.|
|Design Coordinator:||Noel B. Sabandal|
|Graphic Designer:||Nicasio de Leon|
|Designer and Layout Artist:||Richard Allen Baron|
|Designs:||Three Fingers Scout Sign and Flag; Scouting Centenary Logo|
One hundred years ago, Lord Baden-Powell ran his experimental camp on Brownsea Island on the South Coast of England, for 20 boys from different social backgrounds. Today, Scouting is a million times bigger and involves girls and boys, women and men from every origin, religion and culture, and nearly every country in the world. Read more.