Welcome to episode #119. We are very happy to have Scott English, the APS Executive Director to discuss Stamp Collecting and the back story on the Mc Coy C3a which is going to auction very soon. (9 minute mark) We also discuss the 27th ammendment and its very interesting story - how does this apply to philately you may ask? Well The United States did issue a few stamps on the US Constitution - so there (3 minute mark)
So what can I say. Just a short note to say we will be here next week when our Fantastic Engineer can record all the great stuff we have to say - the not so great stuff also. See you next week.
Welcome to our Episode #100 Extravaganza. We discuss the Gettysburg address (with and without the H) as well as some great interviews from the San Jose Stamp Show - Filatelic Fiesta (yes they spell it with an F). Enjoy.
Welcome to Episode 95 - we will be talking about the Customs stamp issue of 1887, why it failed and just how many bottles of tequila you can bring in from Mexico. We also discuss soaking stamps. Our thanks to the STUFF YOU SHOULD KNOW podcast for giving us some needed info.
Welcome to Episode #90. This week we talk about what is RARE. Not what stamps are rare but what does it mean to be RARE and what does it mean to be SCARCE. We also, as always, answer emails and have Cajs Corrections.
Welcome to Episode #87 - This week we are back from the Portland APS Stamp Show ad we share our tales from the show. We also discuss some questions including how to spot a reperforated stamp and how to sell your collection.
Welcome to episode #86. Nothing more to say, we are all very tired from getting back from the APS Stamp Show in Portland so it is a bit short. We did enjoyed meeting many listeners there so - Thank you to all who came to the booth and said "Hi".
Welcome to Episode #85. Today we talk a lot about Ice cream and BIG MIKE. The experts talk about the Parcel Post stamps of 1913 also but lets face it, Big Mike!!!
Episode #82 - Everything a stamp collector needs to know about Patent Medicine stamps, Cocaine, Morphine, Jamaican Ginger and other stuff that will curl your toes (the real stuff will curl more than that!). Also some emails, and as always - Caj's Corrections. PICTURES WILL BE POSTED TO YOUTUBE at our channel - StampShowHereToday.
Welcome to Stamp Show Here Today, Episode 81. We will have a discussion this week on eBay shipping (sellers) with some handy tricks, what to do and not to do and how to protect the stamps in shipping. We will also discuss those forgotten ladies who made the post office run (the dead letter office in particular) while the men were off at war (the Civil War). Also see our YouTube on DEAD LETTER LADIES for a more complete discussion with pictures.