Article from China View- 8/15/05

HK to issue special stamps to celebrate opening of Disneyland

A set of special stamps would beissued to mark the grand opening of Hong Kong Disneyland on Sept. 12, 2005, Hong Kong Postmaster General Allan Chiang announced on Monday.

Hongkong Post will issue a set of four commemorative stamps, a souvenir sheet, a stamp sheetlet and a gold-foiled stamp sheetlet on Sept. 12.

A Souvenir Pack will also be available, containing a set of the"Hong Kong Disneyland" stamps issued in 2003 to commemorate the groundbreaking, together with a set of the new "Hong Kong Disneyland Grand Opening" stamps and a gold-foiled stamp sheetlet,Chiang said.

The set of special stamps consists of views of four themed lands familiar to Disney lovers worldwide. The stamps feature Disney's version of Main Street, USA, the wonders of Fantasyland, an enticing view of Adventureland and the world's favorite mouse, Mickey of course.
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