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Christmas Philatelic Club
Review of the September/October 2002
of Christmas Past" by Suzanne
Yankowski, CPC #849 . . . an interesting letter of experiences written by young Milo
on Christmas Day 1910, Portland, England to "Muzzy and all of you."
"A Note from
Linda Lawrence" ....a message to CPC members.
June" ... an update from former editor June
to award-winning Christmas exhibitors.
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
"Official Christkindl Market Postmark a Canadian First" .
. .description of the Christkindl Market Postmark being used in Kitchener, Ontario during
its Christkindl Market Dec. 4-8, 2002... See announcements
Column" by Robert A.
Haslewood, CPC #860 . . . Bob illustrates and describes the 2002 Christmas stamps of
Christmas Stamps will be a challenge! by Linda
Lawrence, CPC #1040 . . .with 17 varieties in all, Linda surmises they will be
difficult to collect in used condition. Linda describes how you can tell each of the
The CPC "Top
50" . . . a bit of history about the Club and a listing of 50 members who
have belonged to CPC for the longest time.
Cover" . . . the cacheted cover designed by President Ed Kalasa will be
given away to the first 100 people who pay dues. The cachet in four colours depicts a
snowman and has the words Christmas Philatelic Club above the design and the year 2002
below the design. The covers will be franked with the vending machine version of the
snowman stamp and first day cancelled.
Market Place" ... ads
Philatelic Club Auction #79" by Mary
Turner, CPC #720 ... Auction Deadline December 31, 2002. A 122 lot
auction which includes a variety of Christmas items: worldwide Christmas stamps, United
States and a few worldwide First Day Covers; United States Ship Covers; Christmas
postmarks; Silent Night covers and chrome postcards.
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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