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Meet the PHILIS!

Pressemeldung from 15.06.2001

Collecting stamps - an adventurous pastime for kids - with the new OPERATION KIT by Österreichische Post AG
Order forms available now at all Austrian post offices

Ever since June this year, they are everywhere - in more than 2300 post offices, meeting more and more kids and teens all over Austria: Mel, Edison, Sisco, Lucy, Gogo, and Mauritius - the PHILIS.

The PHILIS' OPERATION KIT turns collecting stamps into an exciting adventure. This special kit offered by Österreichische Post AG contains everything today's young collectors need:
The "Schlaue Buch" (smart book) providing tips and tricks as well as stories about the PHILIS, a stamp album, an "Anti-Nass-Buch" (anti-wet-book) for drying stamps removed from letters or cards, a pair of tweezers, a "Schau-genau-Schlüssel" (look-close-key) for upcoming professionals, a magnifying glass, plus a huge amount of stamps featuring different subjects from all over the world - ideal for collecting and swapping.

The "Smart Book" is free for all kids. To order it, call
++43-1-250 25 - 4040, send a fax (++43-1-250 25 - 4080) or an e-mail to:
The complete OPERATION KIT costs 249.90 ATS (18.16 EUR). Order forms are available at all Austrian post offices.

Contact for further information:

Österreichische Post AG
Company Communication
Press service
Mr. Michael Homola
Tel.: +43 (1) 515 51 - 5217