Volume 44 – #10

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Volume 44#10

September 3 – September 16, 2019

Professor Henrik Mouritsen and his wife Iva Mouritsen, of Germany, will be the keynote speakers at the Harry Sutherland Philatelic Lecture as well as the Canadian meeting of the Royal Philatelic Society London on Oct. 11 and Oct. 12, respectively.

Full week of lectures, seminars coming to Canada for Stamp Collecting Month

Toronto’s Vincent Graves Greene Philatelic Research Foundation is sponsoring and organizing a week of lectures and seminars to celebrate Stamp Collecting Month this October. From Oct. 11-20, working alongside the Fédération Internationale de Philatélie (FIP), Royal Philatelic Society London (RPSL) and Philatelic Specialists Society of Canada (PSSC), the Greene Foundation will offer a range of must-see philatelic events with a resounding international flavour. “There will be souvenir covers for each event franked with Picture Postage,” said Charles Verge, who’s a member of the invite-only PSSC and a Fellow of both the RPSL and Royal Philatelic Society of Canada (RPSC). Continue reading →

Clubs, collectors invited to enter 2019 cover contest
Page 1
Long-time columnist Lew Tauber remembered for his ‘fun approach’
Page 1
Intriguing tours highlight third annual PHSC Symposium
Page 10
Highlands Collection exceeds $4.3M
Page 31

CSN Marketplace
Are you buying or selling?
Page 32
Show & Bourse
Check out the shows in your area
Page 35
Ian Robertson
Looking Back
Golf-shaped stamps marked Canadian Open centennial
Page 6
David Piercey
Philatelic Bookshelf
Webb’s Canadian military postal history guide reprinted
Page 8

Mike Smith
Updated information on publisher W.G. MacFarlane
Page 11
Ian Robertson
Stamping Grounds
Newfoundland surcharged stamps for early airmail
Page 26

Chad Neighbor
Commonwealth Communiqué
Maldives’ split philatelic personality offers challenge
Page 28
Robin Harris
New Issues
From around the world
Page 30

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