It was only later, at least 6 months later, that I began to really study the stamps on these postcards. Other countries have 'regular issue' stamps, as we do, and you see them again and again. Then, I would notice beautiful stamps like these, from Russia:
Or perhaps these:
What a world is seen in the microcosm of stamps. I therefore started my meme, Sunday Stamps, which has been going strong since January 2011. You may join in with your stamps on every Sunday, on my other blog, http://viridianpostcard.blogspot.com/.