Lanarkshire Philatelic Society
theme for this
This brought out a number of displays
pertaining to the theme – and also rather a number that did not!
The evening was ‘kicked off’ by:-
Sinclair with RNLI
postcards showing rescues in wild weather
Christmas seals from Boys Town, USA;
Lyth told another story of the exploits of Wee Maggie;
Ben Nevis. - Postcards of the Observatory and Hotel at top. Car
taken to the top;
McGowan displayed Rutherglen through the years – on postcards;
Touche brought postcards showing characters from Disney Films;
Wilkie showed postcards of various Universities of Britain;
Tong was admiring postcards of "Artistic
Currie was listening to a "Talkin’
– Cards and stamps showing many Robins!
Wiltshire displaying Christmas cards and Covers;
Jim Fulton was also admiring works of Art – as shown on postcards;
Brown showed some lovely postcards originally published as birthday cards;
Baldock was at war with his display of Ships of World War 1;
Miller showed stamps of Festivals celebrated by 4 different religions;
Norris was posting his Christmas Mail with the aid of the Scouts of Falkirk who
had their own Postmarks;
Liddell gave a display of "Follies"
– stone buildings without a true purpose!;
Jardine had a lovely show of Christmas labels and seals
Ross reminded everyone to "Post
Early for Christmas"
Dr Ken Liddell, President, gave thanks to all who had displayed and to Raymond Baldock who sponsored the evening.
Our next meeting in the Caledonian Bowling Club, Motherwell Road, Hamilton, is on Friday, 8th January, 2016, at 7:30pm when the Committee will endeavour to "Entertain".
Anyone with an interest in stamps, postal history, postcards etc is very
welcome to attend.