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1971 Russia 6K
Celebrating the centennial of Rutherford's birth. A prominent British scientist, having failed to obtain a British stamp in honour of Rutherford asked Peter Kapitsa how he had been successful. Kapitza reportedly pointed to a red phone on his desk and said "That is a direct line to the Kremlin."

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