Volume 49 – #05

Read Full Issue

Subscribe today to read this issue instantly and more from Canadian Stamp News.

Volume 49#05

June 18 – July 1, 2024

Royal returns to Fredericton

For only the second time ever, the annual convention of the Royal Philatelic Society of Canada (RPSC) will be held in New Brunswick. From Sept. 20-22, members of “Canada’s national stamp club” will gather in Fredericton for the highly anticipated event. The Royal *2024* Royale convention will be hosted by the Fredericton District Stamp Club (RPSC Chapter 148). “Our members have a wide variety of collections,” said Dianne Earl, president of the Fredericton club. “We have specialized collectors, award-winning collectors, and those who collect stamps from all over the world.” Continue reading →

Features
Admiral postal history collection cracks $100,000 after heated bidding
Page 1
Verge receives Lichtenstein award
Page 1
Canada Post updates lineup of stamp releases for 2024
Page 4
Short documentary film highlights Canada Post’s rapid revenue decline
Page 4
RPSC undergoes transformative year
Page 14
RPSC works with APS to enhance co-operation on exhibit judging
Page 14
Trio will celebrate retirement from RPSC board with President’s Award
Page 15
RPSC celebrates members for longevity, volunteer work
Page 15

Regulars
CSN Marketplace
Are you buying or selling?
Page 16
Show & Bourse
Check out the shows in your area
Page 19
Columns
Ian Robertson
Looking Back
Canada’s last official overprints depict Ottawa airport term
Page 6
Everett Parker
Philatelic Journals
PHSC Journal writers explore Tyrrell’s legacy
Page 8

Ian Robertson
News Bites
Prairie chapel doubles down on love
Page 12
Robin Harris
New Issues
From around the world
Page 18

Canadian Stamp News

Canada

Canadian Stamp News is Canada's premier source of information about stamp collecting and related fields.

Although we cover the entire world of philatelics, the majority of our readers are Canadian, and we concentrate on the unique circumstances surrounding collecting in our native land.

Send Us Your Event

Running an event? Send it to us and we will display it on Canadian Stamp News!

Submit Event →

Subscribe To 26 Issues For Just $59.99/year

Subscribe today to receive Canada's premier stamp publication. Canadian Stamp News is available in both paper and digital forms.

Subscribe Now