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  1. DonSellos attached a file to the thread Cover of the day.

    If I were to characterize this cover I would call it A Sign of the Times, or a Harbinger of the Future. I just finished writing up this...

    b127.jpg Aug 14, 2020 at 4:49 PM
  2. DonSellos attached a file to the thread Stamp Dealer Covers.

    Stamp Topics was a monthly published between 1925 - 1929. Its home was New York City, but some issues from its middle years were printed...

    b128.jpg Aug 14, 2020 at 4:46 PM
  3. DonSellos liked Molokai's post in the thread Cover of the day.

    Interesting! They may have to go back to French. With the uber political correctness now, there's less-and-less you can say in English!

    Aug 14, 2020 at 7:18 AM
  4. DonSellos liked Werner Salentin's post in the thread Cover of the day.

    Looks like a stationery and possibly is one,although not for sale. Printed cancel,without date. Just wonder what the real meaning behind...

    Aug 13, 2020 at 4:28 PM
  5. DonSellos liked Gunny's post in the thread My One-Per-Day Set.

    A couple of dates in July completed. We have a US Scott #25 (I believe) for July 4th, and a US Scott # 63 for July 26th. This gives me a...

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  6. DonSellos replied to the thread Stamp Dealer Covers.

    Hi Richard: To what do you refer? Which item? Don

    Aug 13, 2020 at 7:43 AM
  7. DonSellos liked Gunny's post in the thread Is this 461.

    You'll have to get a perforation gauge and measure. A 461 will have a perforation of 11. Check out this link for the 461......

    Aug 13, 2020 at 7:39 AM
  8. DonSellos liked RICHARD Babcock's post in the thread Is this 461.

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  9. DonSellos attached a file to the thread Cover of the day.

    [ATTACH] Somewhat of a "plain Jane" cover, but it has two collecting points that make it worth acquiring, at least for me. First, it...

    b126.jpg Aug 12, 2020 at 12:56 PM
  10. DonSellos liked Werner Salentin's post in the thread Modern Postcards.

    [ATTACH] Postcard with "round 6",written on May 15th,1946. On March 1st,1946 postage for a card became 12 Rpfg.,so a make-up-stamp...

    A2.jpg Aug 12, 2020 at 10:37 AM
  11. DonSellos replied to the thread Musical Instruments on Stamps.

    And not to mention, everyone's favorite president of the last century, Bill Clinton!!!:D Don

    Aug 12, 2020 at 10:35 AM
  12. DonSellos liked Molokai's post in the thread Musical Instruments on Stamps.

    Saxophone, perhaps ‘king of the woodwinds.’ Although made of brass, they have the oscillating reed as opposed to vibrating lips (brass...

    SaxophoneStamp.jpg Aug 12, 2020 at 10:32 AM
  13. DonSellos replied to the thread Commercial Covers.

    I have never seen a real gasoline-fueled model engine with an electrical system. Must have taken up a lot of space in the model. Thanks...

    Aug 12, 2020 at 10:27 AM
  14. DonSellos liked Molokai's post in the thread Commercial Covers.

    "Part of the year date is missing from the cancel dial, but I believe it a safe to say that it was posted October 2, 1955. I say 1955...

    Aug 12, 2020 at 10:18 AM
  15. DonSellos liked Werner Salentin's post in the thread Bridges: Connecting People.

    [ATTACH] The Magdeburg liftbridge was originally built as a swingbridge in 1848.It is (was) a railway-bridge,crossing the river Elbe....

    Brücken DDR 3203.jpg Aug 12, 2020 at 10:15 AM