Volume 38#22

February 25 – March 10, 2014

A set of six first-day covers were also issued.

Suburban Canadians first under the home delivery axe

The end of door-to-door delivery is expected to reduce Canada Post’s staff by up to 8,000 people. The corporation said most losses will be covered by attrition, as more than 10,000 workers are expected to retire in the next five years. Continue reading →

CSN Marketplace
Are you buying or selling?
Page 19
Show and Bourse
Check out the shows in your area
Page 23
Brigham sale makes stamp collecting cool

Perhaps the best news to come out of all of this is that the sale has been covered in literally dozens of Canadian mainstream publications, most of which would never consider stamp collecting newsworthy, except perhaps in a humour column.

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By Bret Evans
News Bites
Nations debate fate of Macdonald sites
Page 6
Philatelic Bookshelf
Malcolm B. Montgomery scores high praise for his magnum opus
Page 8

Focus On Collecting
Quebec has long history of natural beauty, political cont...
Page 9
Popular Toronto publisher had roots in Canada's steel city
Page 15

First-Day Covers
Enigmatic Miss Smith was FDC craftswoman
Page 17
New Issues
From around the world
Page 18

Stamping Grounds
Cork, killer and sock-on-the-nose among odd philatelic terms
Page 22
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