MPOS Press Release 99-1015. For immediate distribution to the Philatelic press and Internet.


Transit Postmark Collector Vol. 51 No. 1

In his street car RPO column, David Gentry polishes off his EKU-LKU list with illustrations of a few new listings. Gentry is also the author of the society's latest monograph, an index of all "News From the Cities" columns since it began in 1979. The monograph will be sent to all MPOS 1999 Sustaining and Patron members and is available to others at $6, less membership discount.

Will Keller begins an index to his earlier HPO columns. He expects to expand this to an index of all articles on HPOs in MPOS publications.

Doug Clark writes about a newly discovered cover of the Savannah & Live Oak Agent.

Sidney Fingerhood presents the Y2K sale; a mail bid sale with a $100 minimum bid. Although only 17 lots are offered, they offer a once in a century opportunity.

This and more!

Mobile Post Office Society, founded in 1950, is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the study of enroute distribution of mail, emphasizing postal history of the USA but including information and study of operations from all countries of the world. Interested collectors can receive a sample copy of "Transit Postmark Collector" for $2.00 postpaid, or a membership application by writing to Doug Clark, PO Box 427, Marstons Mills MA 02648 or by email to Doug.

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