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Christmas Philatelic Club
Review of the May/June 1998 Yule Log
Notre Dame De Paris"...George W. Rohrer,
CPC #1499, describes the rose window of the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris. The window is
shown on Scott #1090, a stamp issued to commemorate the 800th anniversary of the
"Just a Sip" - Religion on Christmas
Stamps... Rev. Frank Pieper, CPC #1051, continues to share his enjoyment of collecting
with readers of the Yule Log. Because there are so many Christmas postal issues, one has
to be selective or narrow one's selected topic. Frank describes some of his favourite
issues illustrating the Annunciation and stamps featuring Mary and Jesus.
'Round the World Christmas Covers...Richard
Beecher, CPC #987, illustrates a cover from the former French colony of Cameroon. The
cover is postmarked May 4, 1977 and 5 different commemorative stamps are used, including
two low values from the 1976 Christmas issue.
The Carols and Songs of Christmas...President
Glenn Vasbinder begins a new series by describing the origins of the carol "Stille
CPC 1998 Gathering at INDYPEX in Indianapolis,
Indiana, Sept. 4-6, 1998.
Christmas Philatelic Club Auction - Mary Turner
and Richard Sartor describe 102 lots of Christmas philatelic material, including stamps,
Souvenir Sheets, First Day Covers, British Post Office Santa Replies, Seal Official First
Day covers, Ship Covers and some miscellaneous Christmas collectibles.
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 1969-1997. Index Ordering Information
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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