Category Archives: Postcards

Hail To The Chump

A great postcard from my friend, Shelby in California.    

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Postcard from Iceland

Today I received my first ever (posted) postcard from Iceland. Sent by a friend from USA who was on vacation.

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Collector Fair: 28th Ja 2017

Small low profile Fair in Belfast. Not much in the way of Stamps. I did pick up some Ireland First Day Covers. Also bought seven Ireland Postcards from the “Golden Age”. All were addressed to the same person in the … Continue reading

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Some New USA Postcards.

Thanks to Barbara, a Facebook friend in New York for these postcards which I received yesterday. I am often asked about the kind of USA postcards that I like. I cannot think of a better answer than referring to this … Continue reading

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Postcards: What’s In A Name?

One of my interests is History…not just the “big” issues of Military History but I enjoy Social History and Family History. In Ireland, “Irish” names are often based on a single ancestor for example Connor, Brian, Donall, Niall etc. The … Continue reading

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Postcards: Wish List (USA)

I have over eight hundred modern USA cards…unwritten and unposted. I think this collection is based on familiarity with American places and themes, based on half a century of listening to American music and watching American TV. I have only … Continue reading

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Postcards: Wish List (Europe)

Below is a list of European nations that are still on my “Wish List” for written/stamped postcards. Slovakia and Latvia….the only members of the European Union. Should obtain them in 2016. Iceland, Vatican, Andorra, San Marino and Monaco. Iceland “should” be easy. I … Continue reading

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