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When Stamp Exhibitions Made News - Stampex 1966

 
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In 1966, the stamp exhibition at Central Hall, Westminster gained unexpected publicity and unwelcome notoriety when the World Cup was stolen from a display cabinet ...

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Not much chance of it going back on display in my lifetime, although England are the current proud holders of the Under-17 World Cup.
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My only personal experience of the World Cup was that year - Russia v Italy at Roker Park. Yashin, Rivera, Mazzola ...
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