MPOS Press Release 13-0719. For immediate distribution to the Philatelic press and Internet.

TRANSIT POSTMARK COLLECTOR JUL/AUG 2013

Transit Postmark Collector Vol. 64, No. 5 (July-August 2013)

In News from the Cities, David Gentry illustrates a Baltimore street car cover with a rare BA-1-a postmark, an elaborate corner card and a colorful enclosure.

Will Keller's column illustrates a Des Moines & Hawarden R.P.O. marking used on the Des Moines & Sheldon HPO.; a sort of "provisonal use."

Dan Rieber shares his views on the Mail-o-mat meters used at the Grand Central Terminal.

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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