Volume 46 – #03

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Volume 46#03

May 25 – June 7, 2021

Grégoire Teyssier, of Québec, is one of six members of the Royal Philatelic Society of Canada’s new French-language committee, launched this spring.

RPSC aims to boost French-language presence

The Royal Philatelic Society of Canada (RPSC) has launched a committee to expand its French-language presence in not only Québec but across Canada and francophone countries worldwide. The six-person committee includes: • Mario Chevrette, the president of Montréal’s Lakeshore Stamp Club; • Stéphane Cloutier, the auction manager of Ottawa’s Sparks Auctions; • Hugo Deshaye, an RPSC director and long-time Québec dealer; • George Pepall, a long-time RPSC official and past president from Kitchener, Ont.; • RPSC Secretary Jane Sodero, of Halifax; and • Grégoire Teyssier, another Québec-based RPSC director with deep roots in “Organized Philately.” Continue reading →

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Expectations high for modern varieties, more in June 9-10 Maresch sale
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‘Significant’ mail declines, high costs plague Canada Post’s bottom line
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Two-part virtual Royal coming in June, October
Page 15
Eager for exhibitions, exhibitors shine at ‘Virtual Canpex’
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Canadian ballet legends celebrated on stamps for International Dance Day
Page 24

CSn Marketplace
Are you buying or selling?
Page 20
Show & Bourse
Check out the shows in your area
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Jesse Robitaille
Philatelic Commentary
Fred Jarrett a perfect fit for a Canadian stamp
Page 4
Mike Smith
A delightful trio of recent postcard purchases
Page 7

Ian Robertson
Looking Back
Pre-Canadian politicians united future Ontario, Québec 180
Page 8
David Piercey
Philatelic Bookshelf
Gibbons’ go-to Commonwealth & British Empire catalogue updat
Page 10

Robin Harris
New Issues
From around the world
Page 18
Ian Robertson
Stamping Grounds
Stamps, postmarks on covers provide wide-ranging postal hist
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