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Christmas Philatelic Club
What's in the September/October 2003 Yule Log?
New Editor"... by Tom Neufer Emswiler,
CPC #894 welcomes readers to his first issue as editor. He asks readers to share any
information about Yule Logs for the upcoming Nov/Dec issue.
Column" ...by Robert A.
Haslewood, CPC #860 . . . Bob describes errors on Canadian Christmas stamps.
Illustrations include the only known example of a tagging error Scott #502p and a triple
printed variety of Scott #676.
'APS Show Yields
Fascinating Finds...by Richard L. Beecher, CPC #987...Richard describes his
trip to the APS show in Columbus, Ohio. At the show he purchased at least 150
covers for his various collections including some Australia Christmas covers that are
Delightful Dilemma " . . . by Christina Howland Stitt, CPC #810. .
.Christina ponders into which collection to place an Australian souvenir card with three
stained glass window Christmas stamps of 1995 -- Australia album? Christmas album? Stained
Glass Window album? or Souvenir Card album?
Checklist (1991-2002) ...by Patricia Prevey,
CPC #971...Pat continues with a checklist of Christmas stamps with their Scott # and a
brief description. This issue lists from Netherlands Antilles to St. Kitts.
Cover" ... by Douglas Lehmann, CPC
#742 . . . Douglas shows a Philippines Christmas cover with Christmas card enclosure and
describes why it is one of his favorite covers.
Stamp Stories--Christmas Creche from Austria" by Pastor Wilmer Bloy, CPC #1363 . . .
Pastor Bloy describes in detail the origins of the 1982 Austria Christmas stamp which
depicts the manger scene displayed annually in an interesting 15th century church in the
town of Damuls.
Philatelic Club Auction" with Mary
Turner, CPC #720. 97 lot auction featuring a variety of Christmas related material
including mint worldwide stamps; U.S. and worldwide First Day Covers; miscellaneous
covers; postcards; and two large lots of Super Duper Christmas Meters.
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..