Commemorative 164 60th Anniversary of Lion’s International Commemorative Issue (1977)

Stamp SN B164
Stamp Name Commemorative 164 60th Anniversary of Lion’s International Commemorative Issue (1977)
Stamp Cat Standard Commemorative Stamps
Stamp Cat Emblems, Organizations
Issue date 1977-10-08
Suspersion date
Dimension of stamps(mm.) 25.5x41
Size of souvenir Sheet (mm.)
Printer China Color Printing Co.,Inc., R.O.C.
Drawer
Designer Yen Ki-shih
Photographer
Engraver
Creative Director
Sheet composition 10×5<br>
Print color
Process Deep etch offset
Paper Locally-made mat finished, <br>watermarked stamp paper <br>with gum<br>
Back
Perforation 13 1/2x13

Description

  To mark the 60th anniversary of the International Association of Lions Clubs in China, a set of commemorative issue was released on October 8, 1977. The International Association of Lions Clubs was officially launched by an American named Lion Melvin Jones (1879-1961) in 1917. In response to the association’s fresh concepts and lofty objectives, peace-loving people the world over are attracted and seek to join Lions Clubs.

  The stamps take as the central design the emblem of Lions Clubs together with the ten major activities promoted by the Lions.