Latest edition of the Bermuda Post
The latest edition of the Bermuda Post has started arriving in the post. Issue number 115 features a Civil War blockade cover which could be unique and Dr. Arthur Groten reveals the details. There is also a reminder to get your auction lots in to Martin check the auction details here.
The President’s Message from John Paré appeals for more active members to consider joining the board or be active in the Society – if you are thinking about joining then please do so here.
There is and interesting article on Post Office Wrappers of Bermuda by Dr. John K. Courtis, FRPSL as well as the second part of the Postal History of US Forces in Bermuda, 1941-1995 by John Paré.
The eBay Sleuth summarises his take on an auction lot from eBay and Horst Augustinovic investigates a rather unlucky Air Mail cover from Singapore to Bermuda.
There is Member Comments and a feature about a rare slogan cancel “BERMUDA AFTER THE WAR THE SAME ENCHANTED ISLAND”.
The Secretary’s Report and adverts from our loyal sponsors finish this issue.
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