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'Stamps of Approval'

Not just about little bits of sticky paper! 8 Questions.

 
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The famous 'Penny Black' stamp was issued and used first in which year?

  • 1830
  • 1835
  • 1840
  • 1845

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Terence Stamp won a Cannes Best Actor award in 1965 but for which film?

  • Far From The Madding Crowd
  • The Collector
  • Billy Budd
  • Poor Cow

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Audrey Hepburn and Cary Grant were severely menaced by Arthur Kennedy in this 1963 film for a fortune hidden in rare stamps but what's the film?

  • Arabesque
  • Charade
  • The Postman Always Rings Twice
  • Don't Look Now

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Keep calm but from April 30 the cost of a standard first class postage stamp rises to 60p but what does it cost now?

  • 36p
  • 38p
  • 46p
  • 48p

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This is easy - what do you call a stamp collector?

  • Cartophilist
  • Phillumenist
  • Numismatist
  • Philatelist

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This famous American poet, author and civil rights activist was raised in Stamps, Arkansas but who is she?

  • Rosa Parks
  • Sarah Vaughan
  • Maya Angelou
  • Lena Horne

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What's the German for postage stamp?

  • Shortmarke
  • Longmarke
  • Briefmarke
  • Widemarke

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It's the worlds most expensive little bit of paper but which country issued the 'Treskilling Yellow' (rare 'cos is should be green) in 1855?

  • Sweden
  • Norway
  • Finland
  • Russia

 

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