LSN: Linn's Stamp News highlights for October 20

LSN: Linn's Stamp News highlights for October 20

Post by Steve Ferd » Thu, 16 Oct 1997 04:00:00



The latest news, columns, and features from Linns Stamp News Online
( http://www.linns.com/ )

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NEWS
1. Grab your decoder and look at those stamps;
USPS security feature creates hidden images
2. Checklist of Princess Diana stamps
3. Creating a cancel and cachet by computer

COLUMNS
1.  Editors Choice: New players set records
with Rose 1869s
2.  Refresher Course: Having fun with stamps,
but not collecting

REGULAR FEATURES
1.  US Stamp Program
2.  New Issues : Oceania
3.  Search Linn's online classified ads!
4.  Stamp collectors reference area
5.  Linns Bookstore
6.  Placing a classified word ad online!

PRINT COLUMN PREVIEWS

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Linns Online News:

1.   Grab your decoder and look at those stamps;
USPS security feature creates hidden images
( http://www.csmonline.com/linns/issues/102097/news1.shtml )

        For everyone who began stamp collecting as a kid, the
United States Postal Service has added another blast from your past
to the hobby: the secret decoder. Senior editor Michael Baadke
unscrambles
the details in his column.  

2. Checklist of Princess Diana stamps
( http://www.csmonline.com/linns/issues/102097/news2.shtml )
( http://www.csmonline.com/linns/special/diana_list.shtml )

        Princess Diana has appeared on hundreds of stamps issued
from countries from Aitutaki to Zil Elwanyen Sesel. Linns provides
a checklist complete with issuing countries and Scott numbers.

3. Creating a cancel and cachet by computer
( http://www.csmonline.com/linns/issues/102097/news3.shtml )

        William Sharpe, in his Computers and Stamps column, reveals
how collector Ken Cherry used his personal computer and printer to
create a cachet and a first-day cancel.

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Linns Online Columns:

1.  Having fun with stamps, but not collecting
( http://www.csmonline.com/linns/refresher/ )

        In his weekly "Refresher Course" column, Michael Baadke
shows how you can have fun with stamps without touching, sorting,
soaking, or identifying a single stamp.  

2.  Editors Choice: New players set records with 1869s
( http://www.csmonline.com/linns/issues/102097/editor.shtml )

        Editor Michael Laurence reflects on the recent sale of the
Jon Rose collection of United States 1869 stamps.

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Regular Features

1.  US Stamp Program
 ( http://www.csmonline.com/linns/program/ )

2.  New Issues : Oceania
 ( http://www.csmonline.com/linns/special/newissues.shtml )

3.  Search Linn's online classified ads!
 ( http://www.csmonline.com/linns/classified/ )

4.  Stamp collectors reference area
 (http://www.csmonline.com/linns/reference/ )

5.  Linns Bookstore
 ( http://www.csmonline.com/linns/books/ )

6.  Placing a classified word ad online!
 ( http://www.csmonline.com/linns/advertising/word_ad_form.shtml )


( http://www.csmonline.com/linns/faq/ask.shtml )

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Column Previews
( http://www.csmonline.com/linns/issues/ )

1.  Cinderella Scene: Stamp show
2. Collecting FDCs: 1909 covers
3. Great Britain: Modern era
4. Insider: W. Australia
5. Italy: Postal fraud
6. Kitchen Table Philately: Off paper
7. Postal History: Sports covers
8. Postmark Pursuit: Air Force cancels
9. Stamp Market Tips: Brunei
10. Notes: Officially sealed
11. World of New Issues: Norway

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Steve Ferda
Online Services Coordinator
Linn's Stamp News
http://www.linns.com/

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