Topics Available as Checklists from ATA
A Resource Guide and Philatelic Publications
Meekel's & Stamps (aka: Stamp News Now)
&: U.S. Stamp News (& handbooks & stamps)
aka: Philatelic Communications Corp.
aka: Metropolitan Expositions LLC, @ (Stamp Shows)
aka: John & Elaine Dunn, @
They formerly held the 'Stamp Collecting News' url but had to change when the Russian owners began to make use of it.
American Ceremony Program Society. (ACPS, Inc) (URL)
For collectors of First Day and Other Day Ceremony Programs. Dues are $15 per year ($40 for 3 years). Six issues per year of the Ceremonial journal. Annual convention. For further information and application
contact ACPS Chapter Representative, Mrs. Monte Eiserman,
14359 Chadbourne, Houston, TX 77079-6611,
British Philatelic Bulletin, British Post Office’s monthly magazine. Includes
news, articles, prize competition, etc. Full color. Free sample from British
Philatelic Bulletin, Royal Mail, 22 Finsbury Square, London EC2A 1NL, UK
Annual subscription £13.50 to British Philatelic Bureau, 20 Brandon St.,
Edinburgh EH3 5TT, Scotland.
Publication: The EFO Collector
British Postmark Bulletin, British Post Office’s magazine for postmark collectors. Information on forthcoming postmarks, every two weeks. Free
sample from British Postmark Bulletin, 22 Finsbury Square, London EC2A 1NL, UK.
Annual subscription £21.75 to British Philatelic Bureau, 20 Brandon, St.,
Edinburgh EH3 5TT, Scotland.
California Revenuers. Revenue (Back of book or out in the book) collectors who have banded together for mutual enjoyment. The Cal Rev ‘R’ journal published 3 to 4 times a year. Sample for $1, (plus club data). Dues: $10 per year.
Information: Send SASE to Jerry Lurie, P.O. Box 5593, Concord, GA
Capital City Philatelic Society. For collectors of stamps, covers, postcards.
Quarterly newsletter. Information for SASE. Sample copy free. Contact Frank J.
Schatt, Secretary, Cap. City Phil. Society, 512 Ellencroft Road, Lewisberry, PA.
Errors, Freaks and Oddities Collectors Club (EFOCC).
An international group for collectors of EFOs; quarterly
journal with mail auctions. Dues $16. Information for SASE. Sample journal $3.
Contact CWO Jim McDevitt, 138 Lakemont Drive, Kingsland, GA 31548.
(International Philippines Philatelic Society) for collectors of Philippines philatelic material).
Contact: Bob Yacano, PO Box 94, Eden, NY 14057
MPPC: Mailer’s Postmark Permit Club.
200 members. Promotes interest in collecting and use of mailer’s
postmarks. 8 page guide to obtain a postmark permit available for $2.
Sample copy of bi-monthly Permit Patter for $1.50. Regular dues $7,
Assoc. $3. Contact MPPC, PO Box 3, Portland, TN 37148,
The Metro Chapter of the Souvenir Card Collectors Society:
Brings together NY metropolitian area collectors of souvenir cards and
related materials of government and private security printers.
Quarterly newsletter. Meetings at NYC and NJ stamp
shows. For information contact
Michael Padwee, 453 14th Street, Brookyln, NY 11215.
Mexico Elmhurst Philatelic Society International. For collectors
of the stamps of Mexico. Membership applications on request. Sample of Mexicana journal for $1 postage.
Contact Mepsi Treasurer, 7 Ironwood, Irvine, CA 92714. (old?; see 'MESPI' link)
Mexico-Elmhurst Philatelic Society Int'l - Los Angeles Chapter.
Meets the second Wednesday of each month at
Occidental College, Johnson Hall, Room 105 beginning 7:30 PM. Visitors welcome. 45 members - Los Angeles, Orange, Ventura Counties. Publishes Mexicana journal and monthly newsletter.
Contact: Juan Diaz, 3302 E. Virginia Ave.,
West Covina, CA 91791, (818) 967-5912.
Military Postal History Society publishes original articles on military
philately. Dues $15 per year in the USA and $23 overseas.
APO Handbook $30.00. For information contact:
Robert T. Kinsley, 5410 Fern Loop, West Richland, WA 99353. ; outdated 6/2; follow link
Web site: www.homepage.mac.com/mphs. ; "No DNS" 12/1 (see 'MPHS" link)
National Duck Stamp Collectors Society (NSDCS). Quarterly publication Duck Tracks. Dues $20 a year for regular membership. Charter-Life and Life available. For information, an application and sample journal send your mailing address to
NDSCS Information: PO Box 43, Harleysville, PA 19438-0043
South Seas Correspondence Club, for collectors and pen pals seeking worldwide connections.
Biannual journal. Dues £3 (U.S. $6) by check payable to:
L.K. Stoddart, Box 38, Alaminos, Pangasinan 2404, Philippines.
Ukrainian Philatelic & Numismatic Society, Int’l
- Bi-monthly newsletter and annual journal, expertizing service, chapters, convention, programs, awards. For information and application,
send SASE to UPNS, PO Box 11184, Chicago, IL 60611
Windmill Study Unit, a unit of
ATA. Quarterly publications for study of windmills on stamps, with articles and forthcoming new issues. Dues $12.00 per year.
Contact: Orville L. Tysseling, 6125 Teagarden Circle, Dayton, 45449-3013
Writers Unit (#30 of the
APS.) For authors, editors, publishers and anyone interested in philatelic literature. Dues $15 for U.S. members; quarterly journal.
George B. Griffenhagen, Sec./Treas., 2501 Drexel St., Vienna, VA 22180-6906