Official Christmas Cards.

In the 1920's and 30's, Post Offices often exchanged Christmas greetings with their foreign counterparts. The cards are sometimes ornate, but usually a formalized greeting sometimes signed by the Postmaster General.. (Figure 1).  Today, Official Christmas cards go to subscribers on the Philitelic Bureau list. (Figure 2).


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Next Event

The next annual general meeting of the Éire Philatelic Association will be held in conjunction with NOJEX 2020 in Secaucus NJ.

Tentative schedule is October 2020.  Check this website for periodic updates.