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Christmas Philatelic Club
Review of the May/June 1997 Yule Log
Georges de La Tour and His World - George W.
Rohrer describes some of the works of French artist Georges de La Tour. An exhibition of
this master's works was shown at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, in late
1996. Several of the artist's paintings have a Christmas theme and are illustrated on
Christmas Customs Around the World - Glenn
Vasbinder visits Mexico, land of posadas and describes some of their Christmas traditions.
Let's All Meet At VAPEX - November 7-9, 1997
Editor June Berwald announces plans for a CPC get together at VAPEX to be held in Virginia
Beach, Virginia. See VAPEX Get Together for more details.
Rundbrief No. 79 - Motivgruppe Weihnacten e.V.
- overview by Simine Short, of the November 1996 issue of the "Motivgruppe
Weihnacten", collectors of Christmas philatelic material. For more information about
this group, see Christmas Resources.
The First Christmas Card and the Post - Kenneth
Rowe tells the history of the first commercially published Christmas card.
Christmas Philatelic Club Auction - Mary Turner
and Richard Sartor describe 123 lots Christmas philatelic material, including stamps,
souvenir sheets, booklets, FDCs, CPC 25th Anniversary covers, Maxi cards, Christkindls,
postal stationery, seals, cancellations and some miscellaneous Christmas collectibles.
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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