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"CINDERELLA" LABELS PAGE 5

 

 

CINDERELLA LABELS are those items of PAPER EPHEMERA which are issued by organisations to serve as "LOCAL CARRIAGE LABELS", or they may be some form of publicity label. THEY NORMALLY DO NOT HAVE POSTAL VALIDITY. Match box labels are also included in this section.


     

Our Ref. No.

Date of issue

Reason for the issue and brief details

CIN/081 2000

SWITZERLAND
8 stamps issued in conjunction with Swiss Post to commemorate Winterthur Cricket Club - see tab between Bona Fide Swiss stamps. Supplied by the Club Secretary         
 

 

CIN/082 Exact issue date unknown

 

PRUSSIA
Single label issued to publicise the Sports Business of a firm called WEIMANN - DATE OF ISSUE IS NOT KNOWN - would anyone with further details of this issue please let us know so that we can up-date this section.

        

CIN/083 1987 14 JUL

 

GREAT BRITAIN
4 labels issued by the owners of SS "Great Britain".  The fee of 10p was collected from visitors who visited the ship. Remember the connection with this famous ship, which carried the English Team to Australia. Labels supplied by Graham Seymour - many thanks.        

 

CIN/084 Unknown but thought to be in the 1930's

 

GREAT BRITAIN

            4 labels issued for some unknown event, by an unknown body!

Help, please with information - again kindly loaned by Richard Ley

 

Another value has been added today - 14th April 2013 - by our Life Member in Australia - Noel Almeida. This means changes in our To Cap it All section to cover this player Herbert Sutcliffe.

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CIN/085 Unknown but thought to be early 1950's

 

GREAT BRITAIN                    

1 label issued by a Charity, apparently to raise funds for St.John's and St.Elizabeth's Hospital, St.John's Wood

 

CIN/086 Unknown but thought to be in the 1930's

 

GREAT BRITAIN

                   3 labels issued by a Boys Magazine - but unknown - so help please with information - again supplied by Richard Ley.

 

 

CIN/087  

 

BANGLADESH

THIS WAS LISTED UNDER CINDERELLA - BUT HAS NOW BEEN CORRECTLY IDENTIFIED AND IS NOW TO BE FOUND UNDER STAMPS OF THE MILLENNIUM CR195

                     

 

 

CIN/088 2000

 

GeorgeGeorge

 

Headly(b/w)

Jeffry Dujon

Courtney Walsh

 Lord's Pavilion

 

JAMAICA                    

100th TEST MATCH at LORD'S GROUND                                    3 Labels and a Souvenir Sheet.

These items were submitted to the Post Office who, after discussion, decided not to participate in this Omnibus Issue)ricket stamps & Sheet designed by: 
Mel-Brown - President
 CRICKET PHILATELIC SOC

NO STAMPS WERE PRODUCED AND ONLY THESE PHOTO-PROOFS OF EACH OF THE 4 DESIGNS SURVIVED. 

 

CIN/089 2000

 

 

Brian Lara Deryk Murray

Sonny Ramahdin

Lord's Pavilion

 

TRINIDAD & TOBAGO                    

100th TEST MATCH at LORD'S GROUND

                                    3 Labels and a Souvenir Sheet. These items were submitted to the Post Office who, after discussion, decided not to participate in this Omnibus Issue.

NO STAMPS WERE PRODUCED AND ONLY THESE PHOTO-PROOFS OF EACH OF THE 4  DESIGNS SURVIVED..

 

CIN/090 1994

Slade Lucas

Sir Frank

Worrell

George Headley

Sir Learie

Constantine

 

BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS                     

100th TEST MATCH  against WEST INDIES

4 Labels.. These items were submitted to the Post Office who, after discussion, decided not to participate in this Omnibus Issue.

NO STAMPS WERE PRODUCED AND ONLY ONE PHOTO-PROOF OF EACH OF THESE DESIGNS SURVIVED.

 

 

CIN/091 1994

Keith Arthurton

Ian Botham

 

 

GRENADA                

100th TEST MATCH  against WEST INDIES

2 Labels.. These items were submitted to the Post Office who, after discussion, decided not to participate in this Omnibus Issue.

NO STAMPS WERE PRODUCED AND ONLY ONE PHOTO-PROOF OF EACH OF THESE DESIGNS SURVIVED.

 

CIN/092 1994

Derek Haynes

Courtney Walsh

Robin Smith

 

GRENADA GRENADINES                     

100th TEST MATCH  against WEST INDIES

3 Labels.. These items were submitted to the Post Office who, after discussion, decided not to participate in this Omnibus Issue.

NO STAMPS WERE PRODUCED AND ONLY ONE PHOTO-PROOF OF EACH OF THESE DESIGNS SURVIVED.

 

CIN/093 1994

Michael Atherton

 

MALDIVE ISLANDS                    

100th TEST MATCH  against WEST INDIES

 1 Label.. This item was submitted to the Post Office who, after discussion, decided not to participate in this Omnibus Issue.

NO STAMPS WERE PRODUCED AND ONLY ONE PHOTO-PROOF OF THIS SINGLE DESIGN SURVIVED.

 

CIN/094 1994

Gordon Greenidge

Malcolm Marshall

Mike Gatting

Allan Lamb

 

TURKS & CAICOS ISLANDS                    

100th TEST MATCH  against WEST INDIES

4 Labels.. These items were submitted to the Post Office who, after discussion, decided not to participate in this Omnibus Issue.

NO STAMPS WERE PRODUCED AND ONLY ONE PHOTO-PROOF OF EACH OF THESE DESIGNS SURVIVED.

 

CIN/095 2005 Oct 10th

 

GREAT BRITAIN             

A MODERN EPHEMERA PUBLICITY LABEL (UNGUMMED) -  to Commemorate ENGLAND winning The ASHES at The OVAL on 12th September 2005

 
CIN/096 2005 Oct 31st2005

INDIA            

A MODERN publicity label issued by The Philatelic Society Rajasthan to encourage spectators at the INDIA v SRI LANKA 1-day match at the SMS Stadium, Jaipur to visit the CRICKET THEMATIC EXHIBITION,

 

 

CIN/097 1950's ???2005

 

AUSTRALIA         

An hitherto unknown label issued by QANTAS - it is thought to be in the 1950's - but no firm facts are known.

The information about this label has recently been supplied by Peter Hayes who played First Class Cricket for CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY

 

CIN/098 Unknown???2005

 

INDIA           

A sheet of labels with different values - issued at J & N Paint Stores, as Kalyan Nagal reports.

different values

 

CIN/099 nUnknown 099

                

UNKNOWN COUNTRY

???Two more labels which show perforations, although there is NO

trace of gum - Anyone with any details of these labels, which have been sent in by ever-vigilant Richard Ley?

 

 

CIN/100 Unknown 099

 

GREAT BRITAIN

 

 

Another label with No perforation, although there is gum. If you have seen such a label, please send in your information ... this was provided again by Richard Ley  who is ever vigilant in spotting such rare material.

 

 

   099  

WANTED

WE WOULD BE GRATEFUL IF YOU HAVE ANY DETAILS OF CINDERELLA ITEMS WHICH ARE SHOWN - FACTS ARE HARD TO COME BY!!

 

CIN/101 Unknown 099

 

GERMANY

 

5 MODERN EPHEMERA PUBLICITY LABELS  -  REPRODUCTION OF A SET OF 5 VINTAGE POSTERS DEPICTING AN "IMPRESSION" OF CRICKET AS A SPORT - THESE REPRINTS, COLOUR, MEASURE 38mm x 54mm on photogloss paper without perforations and ungummed

PICTURES depict "A ladies game""Played Sir", "An unexpected rise", "Making a good score", "Oh!" and .   

 

CIN/102 Unknown 099

 

GREAT BRITAIN

 

A MODERN EPHEMERA PUBLICITY LABEL REPRODUCTION OF A VINTAGE POSTER ADVERTISING "BRYLCREEM", measuring 38mm x 54mm on photogloss paper without perforations and ungummed.   

 

CIN/103 Unknown 099

 

GREAT BRITAIN

 

 

A MODERN EPHEMERA PUBLICITY LABEL REPRODUCTION OF A VINTAGE POSTER ADVERTISING "WILL'S GOLD FLAKE CIGARETTES", measuring 38mm x 54mm on photogloss paper without perforations and ungummed.  

 

CIN/104 Unknown 099

 

GREAT BRITAIN

 

 

A MODERN EPHEMERA PUBLICITY LABEL REPRODUCTION OF A VINTAGE POSTER ADVERTISING "The INTERNATIONAL CRICKET BAT", measuring 38mm x 54mm on photogloss paper without perforations and ungummed. 

 

 

CIN/1056 FEB 2007 099

 

GREAT BRITAIN

 

A MODERN EPHEMERA PUBLICITY LABEL COMMEMORATING "The 75th ANNIVERSARY of the FORMATION of The HOLLYWOOD CRICKET CLUB", measuring 54mm x 38mm (black & white) on photogloss paper without perforations and ungummed. 

 

CIN/106 JUL 2007  

GERMANY

DIE KRICKETER

A modern reproduction 54mm x 38mm on photogloss paper without gum or perforation

 

CIN/107 JUL 2007  

INDIA

MAHARAJA of PATIALA

Two modern reproductions 54mm x 38mm on photogloss paper without gum or perforation to commemorate this famous Indian Cricketer who was born in 1891 and died in 1938, having played First Class Cricket for both INDIA and MCC.

The first image is from a Revenue Stamp (see Ass05AA on this web-site), supplied by Kalyan Negal

 

 

 

 

CIN/108

 

ANGUILLA

 ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP

UN-ISSUED DESIGNS

 

  

 

CIN/109

 

ANTIGUA & BARBUDA

 ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP

UN-ISSUED DESIGNS 

   

 

 

 

CIN/110 NOT ISSUED

 

BARBADOS

 

 ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP

UN-ISSUED DESIGNS 

     

 

CIN/111 NOT ISSUED  

BAHAMAS

ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP

UN-ISSUED DESIGNS

 

 

CIN/112 NOT ISSUED  

BERMUDA

ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP

UN-ISSUED DESIGNS

 

 

CIN/113 NOT ISSUED  

 

BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS

 

ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP

UN-ISSUED DESIGNS

 

CIN/114 NOT ISSUED  

C

CAYMAN ISLANDS

 

ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP

UN-ISSUED DESIGNS

 

CIN/115 NOT ISSUED  

GRENADA

ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP

UN-ISSUED DESIGNS

 

 

#

CIN/116 NOT ISSUED

 

GUYANA

 

ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP

UN-ISSUED DESIGNS

 

CIN/117 NOT ISSUED

 

JAMAICA

 

ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP

UN-ISSUED DESIGNS

 

 

CIN/118 NOT ISSUED

 

St. KITTS

 

ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP

UN-ISSUED DESIGNS

     

 

 

CIN/119 NOT ISSUED

 

St. LUCIA

ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP

UN-ISSUED DESIGNS

    

 

CIN/120 NOT ISSUED

 

St. VINCENT

 

ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP

UN-ISSUED DESIGNS

 

 

CIN/121 NOT ISSUED

 

TRINIDAD & TOBAGO

ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP

UN-ISSUED DESIGNS

      

 

CIN/122 NOT ISSUED

 

TURKS & CAICOS ISLANDS

 

ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP

UN-ISSUED DESIGNS

 

CIN/123

 

LIBERIA

 

BOGUS ISSUE

 

THIS WAS NEVER USED FOR POSTAGE and is a BOGUS ISSUE

 

CIN/123A  

 

LIBERIA

 

BOGUS ISSUE

 

THIS WAS NEVER USED FOR POSTAGE and is a BOGUS ISSUE

 

 

CIN/124  

 

SOMALIA

BOGUS ISSUE

 

THIS WAS NEVER USED FOR POSTAGE and is a BOGUS ISSUE

 

 

CIN/124A

 

SOMALIA

BOGUS ISSUE

THIS WAS NEVER USED FOR POSTAGE and is a BOGUS ISSUE

 

CIN/125

 

BENIN

BOGUS ISSUE

 

CIN/126

 

GREAT BRITAIN

"TRANSFER LABELS"

SEE LATER SIMILAR ISSUE 

SEE EARLIER SIMILAR ISSUE 

 

 

CIN/127

 

REPUBLIQUE du TCHAD

BOGUS ISSUE

             

 

 

CIN/128

 

GUERNSEY (ALDERNEY)

An earlier issue now taking its rightful place as a Cinderella item!

 

 

CIN/129

 

GREAT BRITAIN

GREAT WAR PUBLICITY LABEL

 

CIN/130

 

GREAT BRITAIN

GREAT WAR PUBLICITY LABEL

 

CIN/131

 

GREAT BRITAIN

COMPANY COMPLIMENT SLIP MAKES AN IDEAL CINDERELLA ITEM!

 

 

CIN/132

 

INDIA

INLAND LETTER CARD WITH CRICKET ADVERTISEMENT ON REVERSE

 

CIN/133

 

AUSTRALIA

POST-PAID FEE BRISBANE CRICKET GROUND

 

 

CIN/134

 

AUSTRALIA

POST-PAID FEE THE GABBA BRISBANE CRICKET GROUND

 

CIN/135

 

AUSTRALIA

3 PUBLICITY CARDS

 

CIN/136

 

GREAT BRITAIN

SPAR MATCH BOX LABELS

 

 

 

CIN/137 2005

 

AUSTRALIA

WINE LABEL - COVER DRIVE

FROM THE REVERSE OF THE BOTTLEF

FROM THE FRONT OF THE BOTTLEF

 

CIN/138 2010

 

AUSTRALIA

WINE LABELS - JIM BARRY

"SILLY MID ON"

3 DIFFERENT LABELS ON REVERSE OF BOTTLE

  

FROM THE FRONT OF THE BOTTLEF

 

CIN/139 2005

 

AUSTRALIA

WINE LABEL - JIM BARRY

 

CIN/140 2005

 

AUSTRALIA

WINE LABEL "FIRST XI"

 

 

CIN/141 2008

 

AUSTRALIA

WINE LABEL "ALL OUT"

COMMEMORATES THE START OF "THE ASHES" IN 1882, WHEN ENGLAND WERE "ALL OUT" FOR 77 RUNS!

2 REVERSE LABELS

   

1 LABEL FROM FRONT

 

 

  

 

CIN/142 2009

 

BARBADOS - LOCAL POST

A SET OF 5 LABELS FEATURING SIR GARFIELD SOBERS

  

 

 

 

 

CIN/143

2008

Exact issue date unknown

 

EASEDALE ISLAND

A SOUVENIR SHEET OF 8 LABELS FEATURING SACHIN TENDULKAR

These are only useable on private mail from the Island to the mainlan and they have never been seen properly commercially used on mail.

 

 

CIN/144

2010

Exact issue date unknown

 

AUSTRALIA

A SET OF 5 INDIA "LOCAL POST" LABELS FEATURING SACHIN TENDULKAR

   

156

 

 

 

CIN/145

2008

Rxact issue date unknown

 

BHUTAN

CORONATION and CENTENARY

A SHEET OF 6 LABELS FEATURING VARIOUS CRICKET SCENES

(This was originally under a Private Category, but is clearly a Cinderella!

 

CIN/146 1947

 

GREAT BRITAIN

A recently discovered label featuring a reproduction of the front cover of a popular Magazine. See stamp no.cin64 on page cin4

 

CIN/147

2011

Exact issue date unknown

 

BANGLADESH

A SHEET OF 15 LABELS FEATURING THE BANGLADESH SQUAD - PRODUCED IN THE INDIAN SUB-CONTINENT AND WITH NO POSTAL VALIDITY.

 

CIN/148

2011

Exact issue date unknown

 

BANGLADESH

A SHEET OF 15 LABELS FEATURING THE CAPTAINS OF WORLD CUP TEAMS - PRODUCED IN THE INDIAN SUB-CONTINENT AND WITH NO POSTAL VALIDITY.

 

CIN/149 Exact issue date unknown

 

BENIN

We have no idea what this issue commemorates

If anyone has a MINT sample, please send me a j-peg of the sheet so that we can give a better image.

 

CIN/150

2011

Exact issue date unknown

 

GUINE BISSAU

Issued to commemorate the I.C.C. CRICKET WORLD CUP 2011

This issue has not been given Catalogue status and the Editor of Foreign New Issues, Stanley Gibbons Publications states: "None of these "stamps" will be listed (given SG numbers) unless/until we have proof of local use".

This issue also appears under CR248 and awaits confirmation of its status.

 

CIN/151

2011

Exact isssue date unknown

 

GUINE BISSAU

Issued to honour the INDIAN National Cricket Team

This issue has not been given Catalogue status and the Editor of Foreign New Issues, Stanley Gibbons Publications states: "None of these "stamps" will be listed (given SG numbers) unless/until we have proof of local use".

 

CIN/152

Exact issue date unknown

 

Players featured:

GILES

 

FLINTOFF(Eng)

GILES(Eng)

HARMISON(Eng)

HUSSAIN (Eng)

LARA(WI)

STRAUSS(Eng)

THORPE(Eng)

TRESCOTHICK(Eng)

VAUGHAN(Eng)

VAUGH

 

 

 

St. Thome et Principe

A sheet of 9 values featuring the cricketers listed alongside.

We have no idea what this sheet was issued for!

 

 

This issue has not been given Catalogue status and the Editor of Foreign New Issues, Stanley Gibbons Publications states: "None of these "stamps" will be listed (given SG numbers) unless/until we have proof of local use".

 

CIN/153

2009

Exact issue date unknown

 

CONGO

Issued to honour the "Best Players"

This issue has not been given Catalogue status and the Editor of Foreign New Issues, Stanley Gibbons Publications states: "None of these "stamps" will be listed (given SG numbers) unless/until we have proof of local use".

 

CIN/154

Unknown issue date

But refers to ICC Cricket World Cup of 1992!

Because these labels were offered on E-bay in an "imperf" condition, it i highly likely that they have been designed and printed on a computer and must be considered, until proven otherwise, as a fraudulent issue.

 

PAKISTAN LOCAL

This is of dubious status, probably produced on a local Computer with no postal validity! Unless someone can produce evidence of postal use.

 

 

 

Unless someone can prvide evidenc of actual postah use

This issue has not been given Catalogue status and the Editor of Foreign New Issues, Stanley Gibbons Publications states: "None of these "stamps" will be listed (given SG numbers) unless/until we have proof of local use".

 

CIN/155

2011

Exact issue date unknown

date unknown

 

Republique du Togolaise

A sheetlet of 4 values plus a sheetlet with a single value to commemorate the

I.C.C. CRICKET WORLD CUP 2011

This issue has not been given Catalogue status and the Editor of Foreign New Issues, Stanley Gibbons Publications states: "None of these "stamps" will be listed (given SG numbers) unless/until we have proof of local use".

 

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