Tag Archives: Iran stamp

Persia 1929, If the old Royal family isn’t working out, lets declare an upstart commoner Royal

Persia was a wounded country with a young incompetent King and Britain exploiting the resourses and Russia a short march from the capital. So slip on your smoking jacket, fill your pipe, take your first sip of your adult beverage, and sit back in your most comfortable chair. Welcome to todays offering from The Philatelist. […]

The party is over and no one cleaned up the mess

Welcome readers to todays offering from The Philatelist. So slip on your smoking jacket, fill your pipe, take your first sip of your adult beverage, and sit back in your most comfortable chair. We have an interesting story about how desiccated finery can lead to nostalgia. Today’s stamp is from the early years of the […]