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Volume 48#23 Feb 27 – Mar 11, 2024, 2024

Maresches mark a century in the stamp business

“Love, passion, and trust.” That, according to auctioneer Peter Maresch, is the secret sauce to the company’s success as it celebrates its 100th anniversary this year. It’s “the trust our customers give us,” which has seen three generations of Maresches build the Ontario-based company into Canada’s oldest philatelic auction business. “One day a customer brought... Continue reading →

Richard A.R. Maresch and William Maresch in 1965 at their Toronto store location, 628 Temperance St. (1956-1968).

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Collectors will ‘be in awe’ of Chalon rarities at Brigham estate sale, auction house says

Collectors will continue to “be in awe” as some of the greatest Canadian rarities featuring the “Chalon” portrait of Queen Victoria are available in Part 3 of the Ron Brigham estate’s ...

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Sutherland receives deluge of mail

Canadians have responded overwhelmingly to actor Donald Sutherland’s invitation to send him a postcard with his Canada Post-issued stamp on it.

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Sparks sale features rare St. Helena overprints

With only 454 sets produced, Sparks Auctions is offering collectors the opportunity to acquire the hard-to-find 1961 set of four Tristan Relief Fund surcharges.

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