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by Dawn
Thu Nov 07, 2019 12:33 pm
Forum: New Users - Introduce Yourself Here Please.
Topic: Just Joined? - Please tell us something about yourself.
Replies: 56
Views: 51988

Re: Just Joined? - Please tell us something about yourself.

Hi Karl, Your English is 100% better than my German. :D I do have very fond memories of Germany. Are you a member the China Stamp Society? They have a library with over 8,000 publications available to members. Perhaps you could find your answers there. Also, they have 2 auctions a year, and the Nov...
by Dawn
Wed Nov 06, 2019 10:59 am
Forum: New Users - Introduce Yourself Here Please.
Topic: Just Joined? - Please tell us something about yourself.
Replies: 56
Views: 51988

Re: Just Joined? - Please tell us something about yourself.

Welcome to the forum Karl! As a child, I lived in Germany for 6 years. (Butzbach & Darmstadt) My primary focus is the London & Peking issues, and Hong Kong. The forum is not very active, but there are a few of us who keep checking in. I am unable to speak (ALS), so online formats are where I have mo...
by Dawn
Fri Sep 20, 2019 4:48 pm
Forum: Chinese Philately
Topic: Please help to identify this FDC
Replies: 2
Views: 3183

Re: Please help to identify this FDC

It is a silk cachet by John Zaso. I've seen his FDCs from Israel and topical US baseball, and now your China cover. I've not come across much information about him online. The below link goes to a 1998 Google forum post about him. https://groups.google.com/d/msg/rec.collecting.stamps/oI2liBpcW00/JuW...
by Dawn
Tue Sep 17, 2019 9:27 am
Forum: Chinese Philately
Topic: Please help to identify unknown stamps
Replies: 5
Views: 3556

Re: Please help to identify unknown stamps

I've noticed on ebay that there are sellers with newer Scott's catalogs who cut out the pages and sell one country at a time, and at decent rates.
by Dawn
Mon Sep 02, 2019 5:36 pm
Forum: New Users - Introduce Yourself Here Please.
Topic: Newbie
Replies: 2
Views: 532

Re: Newbie

Welcome to the forum.
by Dawn
Fri Aug 02, 2019 9:10 am
Forum: Chinese Philately
Topic: Hong Kong Annigoni stamps
Replies: 2
Views: 551

Re: Hong Kong Annigoni stamps

Hi Archie,

Thank you for the welcome and the reply. I've started plucking this series out of approvals just to see if I can find another. Not yet. lol

Best Regards,
Dawn
by Dawn
Wed Jul 24, 2019 12:44 pm
Forum: Chinese Philately
Topic: Hong Kong Annigoni stamps
Replies: 2
Views: 551

Hong Kong Annigoni stamps

On the right stamp, I noticed a lack of color along the right side of the queen's face (left side to us.) I saw what appeared to be a golden glow with my naked eye. The text seems to be lighter as well. Is this a simple color shift, color missing or a counterfeit stamp? I have not found it on any o...
by Dawn
Wed Jul 24, 2019 11:54 am
Forum: New Users - Introduce Yourself Here Please.
Topic: Hello from Chicago
Replies: 0
Views: 380

Hello from Chicago

Hello. My name is Dawn, but my friends call me Doe. I joined CSS earlier this year, and have been enjoying my membership. The auction and sales are fun to go through and make purchases, The China Clipper is a fantastic read, and the exhibits are excellent. I didn't introduce myself earlier because ...