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Christmas Philatelic Club
Review of the May/June 2000 Yule
"Just a Sip" - Religion
on Christmas Stamps" by Rev. Frank Pieper,
CPC #1051, concludes his series with a description of "The Flight Into Egypt. Rev.
Pieper lists and illustrates several stamps which portray this part of the Nativity story.
Rev. Pieper won the CPC Regular Columnist's Award for 1999 for his "Just a Sip"
"Postal Carriers' Christmas/New Year's
Cards" by Charles A. Fricke ...description of greeting cards distributed by
mail carriers around the turn of the century. (Reprinted with permission from The
American Philatelist, December 1999)
"Back to Christmas" by
Allan Hauck, CPC #999, ...describes and illustrates postmarks, postal stationery and
stamps issued at Christmas 1999.
"Bob's Column" by Robert A. Haslewood, CPC #860 ...
explains and illustrates two Canadian official first flight covers, each with a misleading
Dec. 25, 1936 postmark.
"Christmas Philatelic Club Auction"...
Mary Turner, CPC #720 describes 125 lots of
Christmas philatelic items including stamps, worldwide maximum cards, covers, postcards,
postmarks including Christkindls, Portugal telegrams, Boas-Festas cards, First Day Covers.
Many items are illustrated.
Yule Log Index and Cross Reference...information
how to obtain a copy of the Index from CPC Vice-President Ed Kalasa. The index is a listing of articles
which have appeared in the Yule Log from 1969-1998. Index
To see some of
the regular columns in the Yule Log, return to the Yule Log
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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