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Christmas Philatelic Club
What's in the March/April 2006 Yule Log?
Stamp Stories - First U.S. Self-Adhesive Christmas Stamp" . . . by Pastor Wilmer Bloy, CPC #1363 . . . .a closer look
at the United State's first self-adhesive stamp.
Postal Stationery". . . by Richard L.
Beecher, CPC #987. Richard discusses and illustrates examples of Christmas postal
stationery from Australia, Papua New Guinea, Finland, Soviet Union and Lithuania.
Column - Philatelic Christmas Card" . . . by Robert Haslewood, CPC #860. An
interesting philatelic Christmas card (era 1940s) is shown and raises several questions.
The front of the card has a Christmas greeting and a ship with a 5 cent used Canadian
stamp affixed. Inside the card another wish for a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year
with 8 stamps affixed which seem to have no rhyme or reason to their selection. Robert
asks readers who have information about this card to contact him.
Philatelic Club Auction #93" with Mary
Turner, CPC #720. This 52+ lot auction includes worldwide Christmas stamps, United
States First Day Covers, and miscellaneous Worldwide FDCs.
Guillen Wins 2005 TPA Youth Holiday Cover Contest" by Jane King Fohn. Jane announces the winners of
the annual cover contest. The winning entry was featured on the December 2005 journal, The
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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