Sequoia Stamp Club

Sequoia Stamp Club

Stamp Chatter for July-August carries a wide range of excellent features and information. Editor Jim Giacomazzi should take a bow! Among the excellent features is the announcement (with pictures) of the Sequoia Stamp Club honoring two important workers with plaques...
Woo-hoo! Big Big  Gala Gala at the Library

Woo-hoo! Big Big Gala Gala at the Library

“I takes a village . . .” (you’ve heard that one before). Well it takes a community to support a library, and the philatelic community in the Greater Bay Area came through with an outpouring of generosity and support for the Western Philatelic Library. The WESTPEX...
Stamp Collecting Is Fun

Stamp Collecting Is Fun

By Larry Crain As I travel to Northern California stamp shows (including Reno and Southern Oregon), dealers ask what I collect or what I’m looking for. They never ask why. Well, the answer is obvious: I collect because it is fun. Now there are other reasons too, but...
Missing: Your Club’s Information – President’s Message

Missing: Your Club’s Information – President’s Message

Question: What is the most important thing to do to attract new membership and increase member participation in club activities? Answer: Publicity — showing members involved in club activities. When we started the Council Courier’s new look two years ago, most clubs...