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  1. The “Mafeking Blues”, as these two new values of 3d and 1d were called, consisted of two designs (Colonel Baden-Powell and Sgt Major Warner Goodyear, Troop-leader of the Mafeking Cadet Corps, respectively).
  2. Mafeking Blues, a song by Nikki Sudden on Spotify We and our partners use cookies to personalize your experience, to show you ads based on your interests, and for measurement and analytics purposes. By using our website and our services, you agree to our use of cookies as described in our Cookie Duration: 6 min.
  3. The Mafeking 'Blues'. 30/08/ South Africa During the Siege of Mafeking, special photographically produced 'local' stamp issues were printed in blue, comprising of 1d Cadet Sgt-Major Goodyear 'Bicycle' and 3d Baden-Powell stamps. Plus at the same time, the same process was used to make siege banknotes.
  4. "THE MAFEKING BLUES " Philatelic Exhibit Online View. Click on each page for full size view.
  5. The town produced its own postage stamps, known as “Mafeking Blues”, for postage during the siege. Since all the letters were delivered by the Cadets, the town even issued a new stamp in honour of them, the new design showed the leader of the Cadet Corps, Warner Goodyear, seated on his bicycle.
  6. Now, two famous items were produced in Mafeking on “blue” paper: the famous Mafeking Blues and the £1 siege banknotes. These photographs constitute a third. Here I was looking at someone whom I was to learn later was Sgt Peter Stuart 4, in uniform, together with an African infant clearly suffering from marasmic-kwashiorkor; at men scrambling.
  7. The Siege of Mafeking was a day siege battle for the town of Mafeking (now called Mahikeng) in South Africa during the Second Boer War from October to May The siege received considerable attention as Lord Edward Cecil, the son of the British prime minister, was in the besieged town, as also was Lady Sarah Wilson, a daughter of the Duke of .
  8. The town produced its own postage stamps, known as "Mafeking Blues", for postage during the siege. One set depicted the cadet leader Warner Goodyear seated on a bicycle. The Mafeking stamps were unusual among the stamps of the British Empire at that time, because they did not depict the monarch.

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