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Volume 40#03 Jun 2 – Jun 15, 2015, 2015

The ‘very popular’ Orapex facing changes

Canada’s largest national-level accredited show is undergoing some changes, but that’s par for the course in this hobby. And after what’s being called a “tremendous success” at this year’s Orapex, event co-chair Peter MacDonald said the best is still to come. “Orapex is not at a dangerous crossroads nor is it in its dying days,” he said. “I am one who believes firmly that its best days are yet to come.” Continue reading →

Dr. Sam Chiu, an accredited judge of more than a decade, said it’s “very rare” to have one exhibitor win both the Grand and One Frame Grand Awards.

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There’s no graying out of this researcher’s legacy

This year’s honoree at Orapex (Ottawa RA Centre Philatelic Exhibition) was well-known philatelic researcher Gray Scrimgeour.

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Impressive exhibiting recognized with two Grand Awards

Orapex recently hosted one of Canada’s only national-level accredited philatelic exhibitions, and it did not disappoint.

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Cinderella field guide grows exponentially

PhilatPhilatelic author Ron Lafrenière launched the second edition of his Field Guide to the Cinderella Stamps of Canada in Ottawa at this year’s Orapex.

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