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Christmas Philatelic Club
Review of the September/October 1999 Yule Log
"A Fifth Century Christmas" by George
Rohrer, describes the baptism of Clovis, King of the Franks who was converted to
Christianity on Christmas Day, 496 A.D.
"Just a Sip" - Religion on Christmas
Stamps"... Rev. Frank Pieper, CPC #1051,
continues to share his enjoyment of collecting Religion on Christmas stamps with readers
of the Yule Log. In this issue, Rev. Pieper describes and illustrates stamps showing the
visit of the shepherds according to St. Luke.
'Round the World Christmas Covers...Richard
Beecher, CPC #987, illustrates and describes two covers: one uses the 1979 United States
Christmas issue and is missent to Japan on its way to the Philippines and a December, 1971
use of Giorgione's Adoration of the Magi on an underfranked letter.
New Christmas Postal Card...Irwin J. Gibbs
discusses and illustrates Canal Zone Christmas postal cards.
What You Missed at COLOPEX June 11-13...by
Linda Lawrence, CPC #1040. Linda describes the CPC meeting and events at COLOPEX.
The Editor's Viewpoint...June describes some
events from COLOPEX. Pictures also accompany this article.
Christmas Philatelic Club Auction - Mary Turner and Richard Sartor describe 169 lots
of Christmas philatelic material. Many lots are illustrated. This auction includes
worldwide stamps, worldwide First Day Covers, Meters, Postal Stationery, Santa Reply
letters, Brazil letter cards, Philatelic Christmas cards and many Miscellaneous Christmas
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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