Balpex 2018

Awards from Balpex 2018

General Class

Gold
Brian Warren Multi-frame. The Irish Gerl Definitives, 1968-1982, Booklets and Coils
Also APS 1940-1980 Medal of Excellence
Gold
Brian Callan Postcards from River Lee, Cork City and harbor, 1900-1920 (multi-frame)
Also AAPE Award of Honor, American Philatelic Congress Award, Joseph E. Foley Medal and Mercer Bower Multi-Frame Award.
Large Vermeil
Louis P. Pataki Postal History of the German East Asia Cruiser Squadron, 1895-1900 (two frames)
Vermeil
Brian Callan Irish Postal Stationary, 1922-1985
Silver Bronze
Robert Benninghoff Postcards from Portugal, May 2018

Single Frame Class

Large Gold
Raymond H. Murphy Official Mail of the Provisional Government and the Irish Free State 1922-1937
Also the APS 1900-1940 Medal of Excellence, Best Irish Single Frame Award, and the Mercer Bower Single Frame Award
Large Gold
Robert Benninghoff The Collection of Postage Due Fees in Ireland 1914-1925.
Large Vermeil
Robert Benninghoff Ireland in the Great War
Large Silver
Anthony Hughes Mullangar 1901-1914, A Typical Irish Town
Also the AAPE Robert and Jean Benninghoff Silver Award.
Silver Bronze
Albert G. Dewey Overprints of Ireland, 1922-1935

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Next Event

Northeastern Federation of Stamp Clubs (Philatelic Show)

Date & Time: 

Friday, May 3, 2019 (All day) to Sunday, May 5, 2019 (All day)

Location: 

Boxborough, MA

The next Annual General Meeting of the Éire Philatelic Association will take place on Saturday, May 4, 2019 in conjunction with the Northeastern Federation of Stamp Clubs in Boxborough Massachusetts.

As usual , the ÉPA will have a society table and numerous exhibits on Irisg Philately.  Plan to visit this very popular show in Spring 2019.  Details will be posted on our website and also at the show's website, nefed.org.