World Jamboree Stamps
Norway 1975

The XIV WJ "NORDJAMB" was held at Lillehammer, Norway.  The theme of "Five Fingers, One Hand" symbolized the five Nordic nations, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Sweden and Norway that co-hosted the Jamboree.

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Norway publicized the WJ by issuing two stamps honoring Scouting in Norway.  Both the Boy Scout and Girl Scout badges are shown on the stamps.  The 125-ore stamp depicts Scouting in summer.  The 140-ore depicts Scouting in winter.

Post Card

Norway printed a 100 ore post card as belated response to requests for a stamp to honor the Jamboree.  The 5 flag colors of the stylized tents represent the five host Nordic countries of NORDJAMB.  The 5 Scouts spell out "N-O-R-G-E" with Semaphore code.

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