UNIO MUNDIALIS SANCTI GABRIELIS
50 YEARS – ARCHANGEL GABRIEL PATRON OF THE POST OFFICE AND PHILATELY
On the first day of the Austrian special stamp "Pilgrimage Church Maria Strassengel", the Austrian Guild of St. Gabriel dedicates itself to the anniversary "50 years - Archangel Gabriel – patron of the post office and philately. The Gabriel anniversary stamp shows the relief “Annunciation to Mary” on the western portal of the pilgrimage church of Maria Strassengel and Pope Paul VI, who elevated the archangel Gabriel to the patron saint of post and philately on December 9, 1972. The personalized stamp issued for the occasion mentioned, the relief field “Annunciation to Maria” corresponding to the special stamp. Stamps and stamp receipts are available as usual from Hans Soriat, Am Golf Course 16, 5310 Mondsee, Austria email@example.com 0043664/9242994!