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Christmas Philatelic Club
Review of the January/February 2003
Night" by George W. Rohrer, CPC #1499 . . . interesting article describing
some of the traditions and history behind the celebration of the Epiphany.
"A Note from
the Temporary Editor" ....a message to CPC members from Linda.
Stamp Stories" by Pastor Wilmer Bloy,
CPC #1363 . . . the story behind the 1966 Canadian Christmas stamp
showing Albrecht Durer's Praying Hands painting.
Column" by Robert A.
Haslewood, CPC #860 . . . Bob answers questions from readers of the Yule Log about
some Christmas items in their collections.
Checklist (1991-2002) ...by Patricia Prevey,
CPC #971...Pat begins a checklist of Christmas stamps with their Scott # and a brief
description. This issue lists from Aitutaki to Brazil.
Christmas Time: the Neapolitan Crib in the Via San Gregorio Armeno" by Antonio De Angelis, CPC #1688 . . .origins of
the crib and its development through the ages. Illustrated with several stamps and a
Obituary - Chuck
Waterstradt, CPC #1593
Philatelic Club Auction #81" by Mary
Turner, CPC #720 ... Auction Deadline March 31, 2003. A 130 lot
auction which includes a variety of Christmas items: worldwide Christmas Stamps (including
Imperfs), Christmas Spray Cancels; U.S. Christmas postmarked covers; Souvenir Sheets;
Brazil Letter Cards; Chrome Postcards; Portugal Postal Cards; Telegrams from Portugal; US
First Day Covers; Worldwide Covers. Many items are illustrated.
Exhibiting at the Minnesota Stamp Expo" ...the next CPC meeting will be held
at the Minnesota Stamp Expo in suburban Minneapolis, Minnesota. CPC members wishing to
exhibit in the show are asked to contact June Berwald, 1821 Zanzibar Lane North, Plymouth
MN 55447-2850 to receive a prospectus. Please indicate the number of frames you wish to
reserve. June can also be contacted by email at Stampstack@aol.com
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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