Children Welfare Fund - Happy Childhood AT19490413-S-EN.v01-LH

Austria 1949 - Children Welfare Fund - Happy Childhood
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Austria 1949 - Children Welfare Fund - Happy ChildhoodAustria 1949 - Children Welfare Fund - Happy ChildhoodAustria 1949 - Children Welfare Fund - Happy Childhood


Specifications

Austria
1949

FACTS & FIGURES

On April 13, 1949, the Austrian Post issued a four stamps set depicting Happy Childhood Events. The surtax benefited child welfare. The situation in post-war Austria was dramatic. There were a lot of children on the street, displaced families as well as abandoned children. Many families had their homes destroyed as a result of the bombing and fighting. Child malnutrition was a serious crisis, especially in the cities. Action had to be taken and school feeding programs were implemented. These programs often consisted of soup along with a roll as a school lunch.  

 

PRINT SPECIFICATIONS

bullet-1 Page Dimensions: 270mm X 297mm

bullet-1 Compatible with: All Lighthouse 13-Rings Binders

bullet-1Paper type: Heavy Acid-Free Cardboard 240gr/sq.m

bullet-1 Paper Color: Cream

bullet-1 Printing Method: Professional Offset                                      

bullet-1 Text Language: great-britain English                                             Personalize

bullet-1 STAMPS ARE NOT INCLUDED!                                

 

 


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