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  • "Christmas Bells Help Ring in Seasonal Stamp Issues" by Betty Van Tenac .

  • "Meet the Designer: Lou Nolan" by Kim Frankenhoff...designer of several stamps for the US postal service including 1992 Christmas Toys issue and the stocking design of 1994.

  • "A Cover for Toy Fans" by This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ... illustrates and describes the 1997 Christmas in October postmark from Sacramento, CA.

  • "Round the World Christmas Covers" by Richard Beecher, CPC #987... illustrates and discusses two covers from his collection: a Burundi airletter with an added Merry Christmas cachet and an airletter from Ghana with a cachet depicting children and toys with a Christmas and New Years greeting.

  • "Bob's Column" by This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., CPC #860 . . . illustrates a folded letter from Manchester, England franked with a Penny Black, backstamped with red colored Manchester postmark and a black colored circular Dec. 25, 1840 receiver postmark. Also shown is a rare Georgetown, Prince Edward Island cover backstamped with a black cirular PEI Dec. 25, 1863 postmark. Other Christmas related postmarks are shown that have errors.

  • "Santa and His Reindeer -- Who Needs Snow?" by This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ...a 'Coffee Pot Card' depicts Santa in a jeep towing a sleigh laden with toys moving through the Saudi Arabian desert.

  • "Who really celebrates Christmas?"by Charles Waterstradt, CPC #1546...a bit about how those less fortunate celebrate Christmas

  • "2000 Parade of Christmas Stamps" by This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ... lists of worldwide Christmas stamps issued at Christmas 2000 along with design description and Scott numbers.

  • Yule Log Index and Cross Reference...information how to obtain a copy of the Index from CPC President This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. The index is a listing of articles which have appeared in the Yule Log from 1969-1999. 

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