The following is an abridged extract from a talk delivered by the collector, D.L. Overbye, to the Manawatu Philatelic Society on 14th June 1967. While this talk was delivered over
Horsens A seaport with a good harbour in East Jutland 237km (148 miles) from Copenhagen, 42km (26 miles) from Aarhus. Its church dates from 1270. The population in 1880 was
Odense, the 3rd largest provincial town in Denmark is centrally situated in Fun (Funen) 137km (85 miles) from Copenhagen; with a harbour on the Odense River, important commercially and industrially.
Aalborg Situated on the Limfjord, North Jutland. An old city founded in 1342. The 3rd largest city in Denmark, lively modern-styled, with large industrial and commercial undertakings. Distant 365km (227
Situated in central Jutland in a lovely setting by the Viborg Lakes; one of the oldest towns in Denmark, built
Holte A small town in a forested district in North Zealand, 10 miles (16 km) north of Copenhagen. This private post carried mail from the Railway Statin at Holte to