Volume 43 – #11

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Volume 43#11

September 18 – October 1, 2018

Co-chairs Steve Johnson (left) and John Sheffield (right) said one of the reasons Canpex is held in October is to celebrate Stamp Collecting Month.

Western Fair’s 150th anniversary focus of this fall’s Canpex 2018

This fall’s Canpex 2018 will commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Western Fair, which has been held in downtown London, Ont., every September since 1868. Organizers are hoping for continued growth this fall for its third gathering, when scores of people are expected to gather for Canpex 2018 –  hosted by the Middlesex Stamp Club – on Oct. 13-14. “With summer coming to an end, people are getting back into the hobby. One of the reasons we have the show in October is to celebrate Stamp Collecting Month,” said show co-chair John Sheffield, who’s also the executive director of the Canadian Stamp Dealers’ Association. Continue reading →

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CSN Marketplace
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Page 16
Show & Bourse
Check out the shows in your area
Page 19
Ian Robertson
News Bites
Patrick Stewart beaming about another Star Trek series
Page 6
David Piercey
Philatelic Bookshelf
Post Office Department’s role in foreign exchange control
Page 38

Mike Smith
Postcard treats from local antique show
Page 11
Ian Robertson
Looking Back
Attractive ‘Pictorial Issue’ definitives issued 80 years ag
Page 14

Robin Harris
New Issues
From around the world
Page 18

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