MPOS Press Release 09-0319. For immediate distribution to the Philatelic press and Internet.

TRANSIT POSTMARK COLLECTOR MAR/APR 2009

Transit Postmark Collector Vol. 60, No. 3 (March-April 2009)

In his HPO column, Will Keller continues his series on the HPOs of Southeast Texas. In the third installment, he deals with San Antonio & Corpus Christi. In "News from the Cities," David Gentry writes about the Clark st. & Lincoln Avenue RPO postmarks. Two varieties are known and described in the article. Fred MacDonald contributes a list of Waterway R.P.O. accidents, during 1893-1905. There is Society news, a 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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