Tag Archives: Postcards

Stamp Collection: A Work in Progress: Europe

This is a list of European nations. The first column shows the number of stamps I had in my collection at January 2017. The second column shows the number of stamps that I have at today’s date. The third column. “PC” … Continue reading

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Beannachtaí na Féile Pádraig!

Happy Saint Patrick’s Day! These are pre-paid (for international delivery) postcards which were issued in 1980s and 1990s. My favourite is from 1994 and shows the Statue of Liberty wearing an Ireland football shirt. The World Cup was held in … Continue reading

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Postcard Review: 2017

I suppose it is inevitable that the progress I made with Stamps in 2017 is balanced by a fairly disappointing year with Postcards. IRELAND I have spent the last forty five years travelling thru-out Ireland. This means that I have … Continue reading

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Stamp and Postcard Fairs

Two “collectables” Fairs in Belfast last weekend.  I obtained fifty used postcards. I now have used postcards from over eighty countries and on Saturday, I added Jamaica, Peru and Ethiopia. I also obtained Cook Islands. Stamps…not such a good day. … Continue reading

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Stamp & Postcard Fair

Stamp & Postcard Fair in Belfast yesterday. Not a good day for Stamps but a great day for Postcards. I picked up four  Irish “golden age” postcards from the early 1900s. But I also got NINETY used modern postcards from … Continue reading

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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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Portadown Stamp Show 2016

The annual Portadown Stamp Fair/Exhibition took place today at the Town Hall. To be accurate, it was more “postcards” than “stamps”. I had set myself some targets for the day. I was hoping to pick up another pre-owned, black Senator … Continue reading

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