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The Founding of CPC

Read about CPC's 25th Anniversary Celebration

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Review of the January/February 2002 Yule Log

Feature Articles

  • Christmas First Day Cancel on a Postcard of Wood by Pastor Wilmer Bloy, CPC #1363 . . . describes and illustrates a favorite Christmas philatelic find - a Christmas 1976 first day of issue postmark on a piece of veneer.

  • CPC Meeting Update - Plymouth Show 2002 - April 27-28, 2002 by Charles Waterstradt, CPC #1546...more information about the upcoming CPC gettogether at the Plymouth Show. If you plan to arrive at the show a day early a trip to Canterbury Village could be organized. Illustrations of the Show Covers and Cancels are included. Also maps with directions to the show and Holiday Inn-Livonia West.

  • "50 Treasures" by Christina Howland-Stitt, CPC #810 . . . describes two treasures - a 1935 Santa Claus, Indiana cover with an unusual purple hand-stamp from Louisville, Kentucky and a 1988 Luxembourg Christmas stamp Christmas card. Christine also suggests a visit to the Luxembourg post office's website.

  • "'Round the World Christmas Covers" by Richard L. Beecher, CPC #987. . . discussion on the 1976 and 1977 Christmas stamps issued by Guernsey. Covers with the stamps are shown.

  • "Special stories lie behind Christmas postage stamps" by Fred Ziemann . . . discussions on the world's first Christmas stamp; the USA's first Christmas stamp; the evolution of an icon; and the story behind the Christmas carol Silent Night.

  • "My First Christmas Stamp ERROR!" by Christina Howland-Stitt, CPC #810 . . . describes and illustrates her best Christmas present - a block of nine Christmas stamps with an error.

  • "Bob's Column" by Robert A. Haslewood, CPC #860 . . . Bob illustrates and describes additional one-of-a-kind Canadian Christmas stamp freaks from the G.D. Mass collection.

  • Yule Log Index and Cross Reference...information how to obtain a copy of the Index from CPC President Ed Kalasa. The index is a listing of articles which have appeared in the Yule Log from 1969-1999. Index Ordering Information

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 current president.

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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For a sample issue of the Yule Log, send $3.00 to
P.O. Box 744

Geneva OH

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