Lanarkshire Philatelic Society
"LPS visits the Scottish Philatelic Society"
On Tuesday evening (15th March) 4 members of the Society visited the Scottish Philatelic Group in Edinburgh where all were warmly welcomed.
displays were set off by Derek Wiltshire with his display of stamp issues from
"The Gilbert and Ellice Islands" – leading into their
Independence and becoming Kiribati and Tuvalu
Shepherd displayed postcards illustrating the building of the "Bridge over
the Victoria Falls" -
thus linking Zimbabwe and Zambia.
the break, the LPS President, Dr Ken Liddell, gave a "Miscellany"
This included, "Lismore,
Islands off Islands",
St Saturnin les Apt and "Postal Stationery of Hotels".
Miller displayed stamps relating to "The Easter Story" –
illustrating events from Palm Sunday to the Breakfast on the Shore.