Volume 44 – #24

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Volume 44#24

March 17 – March 30, 2020

Unitrade catalogue editor Robin Harris, of Manitoba, has been an active collector since the late 1960s.

Long-time Unitrade editor has deep hobby roots

An avid collector of modern Canadian stamps and purveyor of all things philatelic, Robin Harris was seemingly made for the role of editor of Unitrade’s long-running stamp catalogue. Published annually for more than two decades, the Unitrade Specialized Catalogue of Canadian Stamps owes much of its evolution to long-time editor Robin Harris, of Manitoba, who started in that role in late 2004. “It’s been a joy to be the editor for these last 15 years,” said Harris, who added the previous editor was an employee of Toronto’s Unitrade Associates who “wasn’t involved with stamps.” Continue reading →

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Dubois Collection offers ‘the history of British North America’
Page 4
Dahlias dazzle this year’s flower stamps
Page 33

Regulars
CSN Marketplace
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Page 36
Show & Bourse
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Page 39
Columns
Ian Robertson
Stamping Grounds
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Page 6
David Piercey
Philatelic Bookshelf
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Page 8

Gary Dickinson
First-Day Covers
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Page 10
Chad Neighbor
Commonwealth Communiqué
Commonwealth countries not shying away from ‘Year of the Ra
Page 30

Robin Harris
New Issues
From around the world
Page 32
Ian Robertson
Looking Back
‘Four Indian Chiefs’ net Queen Anne in England in 1710
Page 34

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