Volume 43 – #12

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Volume 43#12

October 2 – October 15, 2018

Centred in Toronto, the strength of Canada’s philatelic market was out in full force at this fall’s National Postage Stamp and Coin Show, held Sept. 8-9 in Mississauga.

National show connects dealers with ‘very strong’ Toronto market

The National Postage Stamp and Coin Show recently returned to Mississauga, where its location within the Greater Toronto Area connected dealers to a significant portion of Canada’s philatelic market. The Sept. 8-9 show was held at the Hilton Mississauga, fewer than 40 kilometres from what was formerly known as “Toronto’s philatelic heart” – Victoria Street and Adelaide Street East – in the city’s Garden District. Continue reading →

Exhibit importance relates to inimitability
Page 1
Five-stamp set honours Canada’s emergency responders
Page 1
Young exhibitors inspiring philately
Page 4

CSN Marketplace
Are you buying or selling?
Page 20
Show & Bourse
Check out the shows in your area
Page 23
Ian Robertson
Looking Back
Seven stamps feature sections of abstract art dedicated to
Page 6
Everett Parker
Philatelic Journals
Québec philately, history in latest BNA Topics
Page 10

Ian Robertson
Stamping Grounds
Souvenir book offers great insight into early mail service
Page 14
Chad Neighbor
Commonwealth Communiqué
Unheralded modern Nigeria stamps offer serious philatelic ch
Page 16

Peter Mosiondz, Jr.
Collecting 101
My first show, and free appraisals
Page 17
Robin Harris
New Issues
From around the world
Page 18

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