Category Archives: Philatelic

SPECIAL CZECH DAYS STAMP CANCELLATION

The 2014 66th Annual Czech Days design created by Josie Pechous of Tabor, SD which will appear on a special stamped Cachet Envelope designed by Sandy Sykora, may be purchased from the Post Office by sending a stamped, self-addressed envelope … Continue reading

Posted in Philatelic | Leave a comment

A Note Regarding Czechoslovak Dealers

FYI.  In looking for dealers of Czechoslovak material, I lucked into the following.  Jack Ott is a local dealer who also organizes shows. His largest show is held at the Elks Club in Fairfax, VA.  This weekend (9/07-9/08) was one … Continue reading

Posted in Philatelic | Leave a comment

Free digital copy of “Czechout”

In celebration of the Czechoslovak Philatelic Society of Great Britain’s diamond jubilee, interested parties are invited to receive a free digital copy of the June 2013 issue of the Society’s journal Czechout. This digital copy may be obtained by sending an email to editor@czechout.org and … Continue reading

Posted in Philatelic | Leave a comment

APS Educational Opportunities

. May 2013 Do More, Learn More, Enjoy More Don’t Miss Summer Seminar on Philately 2013 June 16-21 at the American Philatelic Center, Bellefonte, Pennsylvania Announcing Electives and General Sessions Each day you will hear of exciting new developments from various corners of … Continue reading

Posted in Philatelic, Stamp News | Leave a comment

Three Czechoslovak Philatelic Websites by Mark Wilson

As a retired programmer I have put my skills to use to help bring Czechoslovak philately to the Internet. So far, I have created three websites. The first is of general interest to collectors ranging from beginner to expert, Czechoslovakia and … Continue reading

Posted in Philatelic | Leave a comment

London’s Subterranean Secret: The Forgotten Mail Train

http://www.messynessychic.com/2012/11/09/londons-subterranean-secret-the-forgotten-mail-train/ London’s Subterranean Secret: The Forgotten Mail Train As a former Londoner, born & raised, who thought she knew everything there was to know about the city, finding out that there’s been a secret Royal Mail underground  train line beneath … Continue reading

Posted in Fun, Philatelic | Leave a comment

Welcome to the World of Stamp Exhibiting

For more information about exhibiting, check out the American Association of Philatelic Exhibitors at http://www.aape.org/exhibiting.asp Welcome to The World of Stamp Exhibiting!by Tom Fortunato Preface The following articles appeared in the Junior Philatelists of America’s publication, The Philatelic Observer, from 1994 to … Continue reading

Posted in Philatelic | Leave a comment