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Christmas Philatelic Club
Review of the November/December 2002
Place Names in Canada" by Pat Prevey,
CPC #971 . . . delightful articles describing Canadian Place Names relating to the
Christmas theme. Various Christmas postmarks are illustrated and suggested for collecting.
A list of names including postal codes is given.
Note from Your Temporary Editor" ....a message to CPC members.
Jeanette Knoll Adams"
Stamp Stories" ... by Pastor Wilmer Bloy,
CPC #1363 ... story behind England's 1966 issue, the first country to use children's art
work on Christmas stamps.
of Christmas" . . . story about the origins of this song.
of Christmas Seals" ...by Stanley E. Jones, CSCSS no.
4290...well-illustrated article showing EKU (Earliest Known Use) of several United States
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
Column" by Robert A.
Haslewood, CPC #860 . . . Red-Colored Canadian Christmas Postmarks....Bob illustrates
and describes the Advance Posting Service used in Canada in the late 1920 to the late
Santa Claus Post Catalog" reviewed by Joan
Klimchalk, CPC #816 . . .third edition of Larry B. Hixon's Santa Claus Post catalog
edited by Joseph D. Ward, Jr. Available in black and white $10 and color version $15.00
from John Denune, 234 E. Broadway, Granville OH 43023.
Market Place" ... ads
Philatelic Club Auction #79" by Mary
Turner, CPC #720 ... Auction Deadline January 31, 2003. A 94 lot
auction which includes a variety of Christmas items: worldwide Christmas Stamps and
Souvenir Sheets, worldwide First Day Covers; Telegrams from Portugal; US Christmas Seals;
philatelic publications; meters and maxi cards. Many items are illustrated.
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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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