Thursday, June 30, 2016

PERLIS: Kangar Post Office

First Day Cancellation of Kangar Post Office, Perlis. The main reason why I visited Kangar Post Office is because this is a joint stamp issue of Malaysia and Thailand and I can go across to Thailand on the same day as Perlis is next to Thailand boundary.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

KEDAH: Alor Setar Main Post Office

Photo of Alor Setar Main Post Office taken in 2016 by me.

FDC #1
I visited Alor Setar Main Post Office and made this cancellation on the Alor Setar Tower stamp.

FDC #2

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Malaysia Stamps - Malaysian Calligraphy - June 28, 2016 Issue

I created these FDC for my own collection at Penang General Post Office. Three major language writing systems in Malay Jawi Arabic Script (although Malay is now usually use Latin alphabets), Chinese script, Tamil script. Enjoy viewing.

KEDAH: Langkawi Post Office

I visited Langkawi Post Office at LADA - Langkawi Development Authority in Kuah Town, Langkawi Island on February 20 and 21, 2017. There are decorative signs of the names of post offices in different languages of other countries.

Monday, June 27, 2016

KEDAH: Sungai Petani Post Office

I took these photos of Sungai Petani Post Office in 2016.

FDC #1

I visited Sungai Petani Post Office to create these First Day Covers on December 20, 2012.
There are 3 stamps of 90 sen showing older stamps to celebrate 100 years of postal history of Kedah and 1 miniature sheet to celebrate 1250 years of postal service in Kedah when a Siamese (Thailand) stamp was used to send a mail to Penang in 1887. I created these FDC for my own collection at the Sungai Petani Post Office, Kedah.

FDC #2

FDC #3

Sunday, June 26, 2016

KEDAH: Kulim Post Office

I drove to Kulim and created these First Day Cover cancellations at Kulim Post Office, Kedah.

This First Day Cancellation cover was sent by Jaque of Kulim, Malaysia.

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

NEGERI SEMBILAN - Kuala Pilah Post Office

This is my second visit to Kuala Pilah, Negeri Sembilan. Visited the Kuala Pilah post office for the first time. There is no First Day Cover cancellation for Kuala Pilah Post Office and so I requested a counter date cancellation.

Malaysia Stamps - Malaysian Batik - June 20, 2017 Issue

I visited many post offices for the first time in Melaka (Melaka GPO, Jalan Laksamana, Merlimau, Alor Gajah, Masjid Tanah), Johor (Tangkak, Labis, Segamat) and Negeri Sembilan (Gemas, Rompin, Bahau, Kuala Pilah, Johol, Tampin, Rembau, Port Dickson) and created these First Day Covers for my fancy and collection. Enjoy viewing.

Monday, June 20, 2016

PENANG: Penang Main Post Office

I took this 2017 photo of Penang Main Post Office - Pejabat Pos Besar Pulau Pinang.

First Day Cancellation that I cancelled at Pulau Pinang Main Post Office at Downing Street, George Town, Penang Island with Post Office date cancellation on January 10, 2017.

Sunday, June 19, 2016

PENANG: Dato' Kramat Post Office

Photo of Dato' Kramat Post Office taken by me in 2017. It is located opposite Penang Stadium along Dato' Kramat Road, George Town.

FDC #1
I visited Dato' Kramat Post Office on February 10, 2017. February 9 was Thaipusam - a state holiday.

FDC #2
I created these FDC of KLIA2 airport of 4 values of 80 sen and 1 miniature sheet of RM5 at Dato' Kramat Post Office in Penang island, Malaysia. Enjoy viewing.

FDC #3

I bought and created these First Day Covers of these scout stamps at Dato' Kramat Post Office, Penang island for my collection. Not for swap. Enjoy viewing.

FDC #4

FDC #5

I created these FDC for my own collection. The miniature sheet was too large and so I glued on the far right side of it to the FDC envelope allowing it to flip up to reveal the full design of the left hand side of the FDC cover. I cancelled it at Penang Dato Kramat Post Office - my first time to do it at this post office.

FDC #6

FDC #7

FDC #8