MPOS Press Release 14-1115. For immediate distribution to the Philatelic press and Internet.

TRANSIT POSTMARK COLLECTOR NOV/DEC 2014

TRANSIT POSTMARK COLLECTOR Volume 66, No. 1

Will Keller's HPO column is a return to the Rock Island & Effingham HPO. The reorganizations of 1963 are described, with schedule plates, a map and markigs reproduced. Will also reviews an article on HPO #1 the Washington DC & Harrisonburg, VA HPO, apearing in Bus Industry Magazine.

In News from the Cities, David Gentry illustrates street car covers with dates which turned out to be important for (nonphilatelic) reasons.

New railroad postmarks are illustrated, submitted by various collectors.

Society business includes minutes of the Board meeting in Milwaukee.

The regularly-held mail bid sale for members is featured.

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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