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Past News Items 2001
Removed from the 'Stamp News' front (home) page section 2/16/01 or as noted.
Aid to Eastern Europe (now '404')
If you have any excess stamps, you might wish to donate them for the benefit of orphaned children in Eastern Europe. One kilo of undamaged, used stamps world wide, off paper, can ensure food and medication for 10 needy children during 6 months.
The Cyber Stamp Club - Virtually speaking ... for collecting stamp images!
FDR: Our Stamp Collector President - by Andrew Levitt, Danbury, CT
.. Franklin Roosevelt, when asked about his hobby during his later years, stated several times that, "I owe my life to my hobbies, especially stamp collecting." ; 5/17/2001
Alta Vista 'Bablefish' Translations: New URL!
a/o 7/15/2001+- (end date)
1/6/2002 (from 'Stamp News':
AuctionUS Remains Open
And still FREE!
30 Mar 2001 03:19:31 -0500
Subject: Auction US Important Message!
... After much thought and a lot of messages from users, I've decided to keep AustionUS running. The amount of positive mail that I have received over the last couple of days has been overwhelming.
I really appreciate all of the feedback from users that have shown so much support this week, it's been very gratifying to say the least. I've spoke with several interested parties but have not come to an agreement yet with any of them and may never. It's not totally a money thing, the party must possess the skills necessary to move the site forward and keep the existing users happy.
So anyway don't mean to ramble, ....
Note: George offers free listings and here's the link to AustionUS : Stamps
George Shoner wrote:
> Hello AJ,
>I've decided to close AuctionUS effective Midnight
>March 30, 2001. I apologize for the short notice
>but my real job is consuming too much time for
>me to continue this site.
>If you, or someone you know might be interested
>in taking over the site please have them contact
>me at firstname.lastname@example.org
>or Call 941-923-1671 otherwise the above closing
>time will be final. ... had a great time during
>the last couple of years and learned a lot about
>what works and doesn't work on an auction site.
>I want to thank all of you for your input and
>Best wishes to you,
>George Shoner, President
The USPS Semipostal Stamp Program Proposed Rule - ... "In accordance with 39 U.S.C. § 416(e)(2), the Postal Service invites public comment .."
Donation supported info guides.
Database driven exchange community.
epier online Auctions
TubFrim: A charity in Norway seeking stamps and phonecards.
Stamps From The Kingdom of Hawaii
Post Office in Paradise
CIA World Factbook 2000 - All new URLs from 1999 version for all countries ..
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