The 'Blue Ribbon' Race in Hamburg DR19420616-S-EN.v01-LH

DR 1942 - The 'Blue Ribbon' Race in Hamburg
English Text
DR 1942 - The 'Blue Ribbon' Race in HamburgDR 1942 - The 'Blue Ribbon' Race in HamburgDR 1942 - The 'Blue Ribbon' Race in Hamburg


Specifications

Germany
1942

FACTS & FIGURES

On June 16, 1942, the Reichspost issued a stamp to commemorate the 74th anniversary of the “German Derby” horse race. The German Derby is an annual race for three-year-old colts and fillies, run at Hamburg-Horn over a distance of 2,400 meters (about 1½ miles). The German Derby became known as the "Grosser Deutschlandpreis der Dreijahrigen" um "Das Blaue Band" (the "Greater Germany Sweepstakes of Three-year-olds" in "The Blue Ribbon" race). The 1942 race was won by a horse called “Ticino” ridden by German jockey Otto Schmidt.  

 

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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