MPOS Press Release 11-0916. For immediate distribution to the Philatelic press and Internet.

TRANSIT POSTMARK COLLECTOR SEP/OCT 2011

TRANSIT POSTMARK COLLECTOR Volume 62, No. 6

In his HPO column, Will Keller writes about Soutern Minnesota HPOs. This first installment deals with the Worthington & Sioux Falls HPOs. He illustrates schedules, a map and postmarks.

In News from the Cities, David Gentry illustrates two covers ex Fred Langford, which, along with many other goodies, are in the current mail bid sale.

Ed Close writes about a cover run over by a freight train. The cover, its enclosure and the RMS letter of apology are illustrated.

The next Truax sale is announced. It will be held October 7, 8 and 9.

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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