LSN: Linn's Stamp News Dec. 13 highlights

LSN: Linn's Stamp News Dec. 13 highlights

Post by Linn's Stamp New » Thu, 09 Dec 1999 04:00:00



The latest news, columns, and features from
the December 13 edition of Linn's Stamp News Online...

( http://www.linns.com/ )

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Linn's Online News:

1. Britain's definitives redesigned for 2000
( http://www.linns.com/print/archives/19991213/news1.asp )

 Royal Mail has given its Queen Elizabeth II definitive
 stamps a new look for the year 2000.

2. Patent cancels foiled efforts to reuse revenues
( http://www.linns.com/print/archives/19991213/news2.asp )

 Michael J. Morrissey reports on special cancels that were
 created to prevent reuse of revenue stamps.

3. Finding FDC treasures in dealers' $1 boxes
( http://www.linns.com/print/archives/19991213/news3.asp )

 Allison Cusick features some recent first-day-cover finds
 from dealers' $1 boxes, in the Collecting FDCs column.

4. San Marino and Italy honor Audi and Fiat
( http://www.linns.com/print/archives/19991213/news4.asp )

 A souvenir sheet from San Marino includes a coupon for a
 contest to win a new Audi automobile. Senior editor Denise
 McCarty reports on this sheet in the World of New Issues column.

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Linn's Online Columns:
1.  Editor's Choice: Ribbed-paper 24 Continental at auction
( http://www.linns.com/print/archives/19991213/editor.asp )

 The 24 Continental has a special sort of uniqueness, and
 thereon hangs a tale. Editor-publisher Michael Laurence tells
 the story.

2. Refresher Course: Collectors keep an eye out for stamp errors
( http://www.linns.com/print/archives/19991213/refresher.asp )

 Errors in stamp production account for some of our hobby's
 most intriguing collectibles, and in Refresher Course senior
 editor Michael Baadke looks at what constitutes a genuine
 stamp error.

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12. 1999 U.N. Stamp Program
( http://www.linns.com/program/1999un.asp )

13. 2000 U.S. Stamp Program
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Column Previews
( http://www.linns.com/print/ )

1.  Great Britain: Booklet collecting by Larry Rosenblum
2.  Insider: Philippines show by Les Winick
3.  Italy: North Europe flight by Robert E. Lana
4.  Kitchen Table Philately: Worldwide by E. Rawolik VI
5.  Postal History: Spanish-American war by Richard B. Graham
6.  Postmark Pursuit: More 9-9-99 by Charles Snee
7.  Stamp Market Tips: Netherlands by John G. Ross
9.  U.S. Notes: Color and postage due by John Hotchner

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