Volume 38 – #11

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Volume 38#11

September 24 – October 7, 2013

Latvia became the first country to issue a stamp (souvenir sheet shown) in support of Ukraine after Russia renewed its invasion this February. The Latvian issue came out on March 10, just two weeks after Russia launched an all-out invasion in eastern Ukraine.

Canada Post drops puck on NHL season with scores of stamps, products

Canada Post has unveiled a massive series of National Hockey League (NHL) stamps honouring all seven current Canadian teams: the Montreal Canadiens, Ottawa Senators, Toronto Maple Leafs, Winnipeg Jets, Edmonton Oilers, Calgary Flames, and Vancouver Canucks. Continue reading →

CSN Marketplace
Are you buying or selling?
Page 19
Show & Bourse
Check out the shows in your area
Page 23
Latest releases from Canada Post just super

If Canada Post can get enough out, and maybe send some to revenue post offices instead of those flag-over-whatever definitives, we may actually see some of these turn up postally used by average Canadians. If you want to encourage stamp collecting, that’s what you have to do: get average people using interesting stamps.

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By Bret Evans
Carolyn Mullin
News Bites
Armed forces name rebranding cost $1 million
Page 6
Carolyn Mullin
Off The Beaten Track
Bizarre device on business envelope raises many questions
Page 8

Carolyn Mullin
First-Day Covers
The 1937 coronation was high point for Canadian FDCs
Page 14
Carolyn Mullin
New Issues
From around the world
Page 18

Carolyn Mullin
Looking Back
Many varieties among Canada’s low-value mammal definitives
Page 22

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