On the trail of the Mail in the USA – an interesting feature by Adele Woodyard on the development of postal services in America.
The Numbers Game - Australian States. Part 1 deals with the numeral cancellations of New South Wales, Queensland and South Australia.
Eyeless in Gaza - A thematic feature by Tom Wilson describing stamps issued in connection with loss of sight.
OOPS –Royal Mail puts its Mathematic Foot in its Astronomic Mouth (or is it the other way round?) - Ron Berger uses the recent “Across the Universe” prestige booklet to do a few calculations.
Autumn STAMPEX 2002 - a report on another successful show
Search for the North West Passage – Scott Owen describes the exploration that lasted 400 years and the stamps commemorating attempts to undertake passages north of the American continent
Checklist of Articles in the British Philatelic Press - our regular twice-yearly feature
covers the period January – June 2002.
PLUS the usual Letters to the Editor, Book Reviews, News from Far & Near and Members’ Classified Advertisements.