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Christmas Philatelic Club
What's in the May/June 2005 Yule Log?
Postage Stamp Show Visits Grand Rapids, Michigan. . . Kenneth P. Martin...
article with details of the show, directions to the show, Grand Rapids Attractions
Stories - 2004 Cyprus Icon Christmas Stamps. . . by Pastor Wilmer Bloy, CPC #1363 . . . Pastor Bloy gives
details about the 19th century icon painted by Parthenios shown on Cyprus' 2004 Christmas
souvenir sheet and stamps.
Christmas Stamps Depicting Creches ... Antonio Catania illustrates some of his
favorite Christmas creches on stamps of Italy.
Souvenir Sheets Carry the Mail". . . by Richard L. Beecher, CPC #987. Richard explains that
it is often difficult to find intact souvenir sheets used on commercial mail. He
illustrates several examples from his collection including covers from the Bahamas and
Dominica and two covers from Germany.
Philatelic Club Auction #89. . . with Mary Turner, CPC #720. 75 lots of Christmas items
including covers, Christmas postmarks, First Day Covers, postcards, worldwide Christmas
stamps, maxi cards, several lots of Australian items.
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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