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Christmas Philatelic Club
What's in the July/August 2006 Yule Log?
Stamp Stories: Victorian Christmas Covers . . . by Pastor Wilmer Bloy, CPC #1363 . . . Pastor Bloy
describes a set of covers to commemorate many of the achievements that occurred during
Queen Victoria's reign from 1837-1901. Four of the 53 covers show Christmas customs that
began during the Victorian era. Three covers are illustrated in full colour.
from WASHINGTON 2006". . . by Richard
L. Beecher, CPC #987. Richard describes and illustrates three Christmas-related
covers he picked up at the show. A Christmas metered cover which was short paid by 11
cents shown by the tied postage due stamps. A U.S. Postal Service change of address
card....signed October 8 but not postmarked until December 22 and franked with two 8 cents
Christmas stamps. The third cover features four different services: ordinary first class
mail, special delivery service, registration and return receipt service.
Topical Stamp Show - June 15-17, 2007....Not just a stamp show - a Western Vacation
Destination!" . . . highlights of the upcoming ATA National Stamp Show in
2007. See CPC Meeting 2007 for more details about the
At. . ." by Christina
Howland-Stitt . . . Christina describes and illustrates nine other covers from her
"Christmas At..." collection including Christmas at Allaire; Christmas at
Oakleigh Station; Christmas at Mount Saint Francis; and Christmas at Cataumet Station.
Philatelic Auction #94". . . with Mary
Turner, CPC #720 . . . 54 lot auction including Souvenir Sheets, Canadian First Day
Covers and United States Seal Covers.
B. Chidester New Author Award" . . . announcement about a new writer's award
for CPC members writing in the Yule Log for the first time. The award is named after Irene
Chidester, a long time former editor of the Yule Log.
from the March Party" . . . now available from Vice-president Joan Klimchalk.
To see some of the regular columns in the Yule Log,
return to the Yule Log page.
The Yule Log is edited by Jon Mills of Ottawa, Ontario. Christine Sanders of Englewood, Florida is the club's
The invitation to
membership in the Christmas Philatelic Club is open to any Christmas topical philatelist
who is seriously interested in associating with those who collect likewise.
Current dues are $20 per
year for persons living in North America. Other Countries: $30.00 (US funds). Send an
international money order in US dollars.
Applications for membership
are available from Secretary/Treasurer Jim Balog, PO Box 744, Geneva, Ohio 44042-0744 USA or complete this Application Form and send it to the secretary's address..
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