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Philatelic Terms & Tips #3: Admirals

“Admirals” refers to several series of definitive stamps depicting King George V released by Canada (1911–1928: Scott #104-134, #162,172, #178-183, and #MR1-MR7), Rhodesia (1913-1923: Scott #119-138), Southern Rhodesia (1924-1930: Scott #1-14), and New Zealand (1926: Scott #182-184).  1,137 more words

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Southern Rhodesia #57 (1940)

The Colony of Southern Rhodesia was a self-governing British Crown colony in southern Africa from 1923 to 1980, the predecessor state of modern Zimbabwe. In 1904, it had a total area of 143,830 square miles (372,518 square kilometers) and an estimated population of 6,605,764.   3,043 more words

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Extended Edition of Dinosaur News w/ Shaun Surplus 2017-06-28

On tonights extended edition of Dinosaur News, Shaun plays the debate between A.K. Chesterton & Colonel Sterling in Rhodesia and comments accordingly.  This is a must listen!   75 more words

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Into the city: a memory

Digging around in the box of photos I found this one. It brought back memories of going shopping in town when I was a little girl. 421 more words


A first try at 5core Skirmish (3rd Edition).

I, like most wargamers I think, am never 100% fully satisfied with any given rule set and so I go through stages of tweaking bits, rewriting others or adding bits in. 545 more words

Zimbabwean JAILED for sex attack on teen wins right to stay in UK ...

Zimbabwean national Wilfred Mosira was convicted of two counts of sexual activity with a 13-year-old girl and jailed for a total of three years in 2012. 119 more words