MPOS Press Release 13-0110. For immediate distribution to the Philatelic press and Internet.

TRANSIT POSTMARK COLLECTOR JAN/FEB 2013

TRANSIT POSTMARK COLLECTOR Volume 64, No. 2

In News from the Cities, David Gentry writes about a Cincinnati Walnut Hills & Brighton RPO discovery. Type CI-3-b, known only as a Towle tracing until now, has surfaced and is illustrated and discussed by Gentry.

Will Keller's column concerns the Saginaw & Detroit HPO.

Sidney Fingerhood writes about a meeting with a girl, on his way to work as an RPO clerk. This story, entitled "Love Story" is a love story to Sid's wife, to whom he ramained true.

There is Society news, a mail sale and much more!

We were able to mail this issue early, in anticipation of the MPOS annual meeting in Atlanta, January 25-27. Try to attend if you can!

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 the award-winning periodical "Transit Postmark Collector" for $2.00 postpaid, and/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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