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In 1913 Switzerland issued their first “Pro Juventute” stamp of many to come. Pro Juventute is a charitable foundation in Switzerland established in 1912. It is dedicated to supporting the rights and needs of Swiss children and youth. Since 1913, the Swiss post office has issued an annual charity stamp series to support the work of Pro Juventute. Todays stamp is the first issue from 1913 with a CV of 3 euros.