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*Issue date: 6 April 2009
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*Designed by: Jonas Wilén
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*Printed by: The Lowe Martin Group, Canada
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*Print process: lithography
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=='''Centenary of the first Cinema showing in Åland'''==
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<BR>1.60€ ~ cinema audience of 1909 watching screen kiss between May Irwin and John Rice (filmed in 1896 by Edison Vitascope)
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*this was the first screen kiss, and took place in 58 second film ''The Kiss'' based on the Broadway play ''The Widow Jones''
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<BR>May Irwin, 1862-1938 - Canadian actress and comedienne
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<BR>John C Rice, c1858-1915, American actor
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===Sheet stamp===
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{|
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|[[File:Aland 2009 Cinema a.jpg|thumb|176px|1.60€]]
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====First Day Cover====
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{|
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|[[File:Aland 2009 Cinema FDC.jpg|thumb|576px|First Day Cover 1.60€]]
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====background information====
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{|
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|[[File:original image from film The Kiss (1896).jpg|thumb|376px|May Irwin and John C Rice, 1896]]
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Latest revision as of 12:49, 24 July 2016

  • Issue date: 6 April 2009
  • one value
  • Designed by: Jonas Wilén
  • Printed by: The Lowe Martin Group, Canada
  • Print process: lithography
  • Perforations: 13 x 12,4
  • stamp format height 36.16mm x width 32.0 mm

Centenary of the first Cinema showing in Åland[edit]


1.60€ ~ cinema audience of 1909 watching screen kiss between May Irwin and John Rice (filmed in 1896 by Edison Vitascope)

  • this was the first screen kiss, and took place in 58 second film The Kiss based on the Broadway play The Widow Jones


May Irwin, 1862-1938 - Canadian actress and comedienne
John C Rice, c1858-1915, American actor

Sheet stamp[edit]

1.60€

First Day Cover[edit]

First Day Cover 1.60€

background information[edit]

May Irwin and John C Rice, 1896