MPOS Press Release 04-0115. For immediate distribution to the Philatelic press and Internet.
TRANSIT POSTMARK COLLECTOR Volume 55, No. 2
Transit Postmark Collector Vol. 55, No. 2 (January-February 2004) ... is in the mail! David Gentry's Street car RPO column shows two Baltimore street car postage due covers. One is underpaid to Switzerland and the other is improperly franked with a revenue stamp. The HPO column, by Will Keller, is devoted to the Scranton & Harrisburg HPO. In the November-December issue, a special delivery cover postmarked on this HPO was discussed. This time, the history and development of the line is expounded. In his international TPO column, Keller shows postmarks of a number of Polish TPO lines being discontinued. There is society news, a mail sale 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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