MPOS Press Release 12-0125. For immediate distribution to the Philatelic press and Internet.

TRANSIT POSTMARK COLLECTOR JAN/FEB 2012

TRANSIT POSTMARK COLLECTOR Volume 63, No. 2

In his HPO column, Will Keller concludes his series on Soutern Minnesota HPOs. This second installment deals with the Winona & Worthington, Austin & Worthington, Winona & Soo Falls and La Crosse & Windom HPOs. He illustrates schedules, a map and postmarks as well as the cover photo of HPO cars at Windom.

In News from the Cities, David Gentry reviews the results of the Truax street car RPO auctions. The top eleven realizations are given.

Sidney Fingerhood writes about RPO road clerks at work.

There is Society news, a members-only mail sale and much 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 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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