MPOS Press Release 05-0322. For immediate distribution to the Philatelic press and Internet.

TRANSIT POSTMARK COLLECTOR MAR/APR 2005

TRANSIT POSTMARK COLLECTOR Volume 56, No. 3

Bruce Corey continues his series on the Collection & Distribution Wagons; this time with a listing of private mailing cards, third class and foreign destination usages.


Will Keller, in his HPO column, illustrates and analyzes another cover with "Damaged in Wreck of HPO 8" handstamp.


In his street car R.P.O. column, David Gentry shows three St. Louis street car covers with unusual dates or varieties.


There is also society news and a mail sale.


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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