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May 2017
June 2017
July 2017
August 2017
May 2017 - Table of Contents
Articles .
Page
. German World War I Food Ration Stampsby William Velvel Moskoff
198
. The 1948 Building Series - An Introduction Part II by M.C. Gilhousen
210
  Zeppelin Hndenburg Passenger Mail by Cheryl R. Ganz
215
. Postal History Mystery Theater by William Ruth
220
. The Year of the Three Kaisers by Richard Slater
226
. Kaleidoscope by Rudi Anders
230
News  
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  The GPS Election
197
  News from the Third Reich Study Group
219
  Seventh Mail Auction Report
225
  New Issues
233
  Membership Report
237
  GPS Chapters
238
  Adlets
239
Columns   .
  Letters to the Editor
196
  Editor's Notes
197
  President's Message
198
  Poem: Ah! April!
198

 

 

 

 

January 2017
February 2017
March 2017
April 2017
April 2017 - Table of Contents
Articles .
Page
. The 1948 Building Series - An Introduction by M.C. Gilhousen
150
  A Decidedly Non-Philatelic Review of German History 1815-1871 by Christopher Kolker M.D.
157
. GPS - Dumb Luck by William Ruth
161
. German Forces in Afghanistan Feldpost Cover by Marvin Murray
164
. Hand Overprinted Commemoratives by Frank J. Berger
167
. The Third Provisional Issue of German West Africa by Dr. Hans Ziegenbart
177
. The German Military Airmail Service Permit by James E. Duffy, Jr
179
News  
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  Myron Fox
166
  New Issues
185
  Membership Report
187
  GPS Chapters
189
  Study Groups
190
  Adlets
191
Columns   .
  Letters to the Editor
149
  President's Message
148

 

 

March 2017 - Table of Contents
Articles AUCTION #7 LOTS Page 101
Page
. Rehabilitating Austria's Wartime Reputation in the U.S.: The 1943 "Overrun Countries" First Day Covers by William Velvel and Carol Gayle
108
  Kaleidoscope by Rudi Anders
114
. The Jot of Collecting (eBay) by William Thompson
118
. Important News!! by Christopher Kolker M.D.
126
. Shades by William Ruh
138
News  
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  Treasurer's Report: Fiscal Year 2016
132
  New Issues
136
  GPS Chapters
141
  Study Groups
142
  Adlets
143
Columns   .
  President's Message
100

 

 

February 2017 - Table of Contents
Articles .
Page
. The Prince Heinrich Flights by John Mattler
54
  KZ Auschwitz Jaworzno Fakes by J. S. Sawyer
61
. The Jot of Collecting (Michel # 336P) by William Thompson
68
. My Favorite Covers by Ken Gilbert
71
. Johanne Schmidt - A German Enemy Alien at Ellis Island by Larry Nelson
74
. International Money Orders by Jerry Jensen
84
News  
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  Sixth Mail Auction Report
86
  New Issues
88
  Membership Report
92
  GPS Chapters
93
  Study Groups
94
  Adlets
95
Columns   .
  Letters to the Editor
52
  President's Message
87
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January 2017 - Table of Contents
Articles .
Page
. Melchior Sajovits - A Jewish Soldier in Stalag VIII B by Larry Nelson
6
  Germans in French Cameroun during World War II by Marty Bratzel
12
. Stamp Exhibiting by Bob Bratzell
15
. The Singer Sewing Machine Company in Germany by William Velvel Moskoff
27
. Little Things Mean A Lot by William Ruh
32
. Kaleidoscope by Rudi Anders
35
News  
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  Call for Nominations
18
  Membership Report
19
  News of GPS Christmas Banquets
21
  Addendum: Additional Lots for the GPS Sixth Mail Auction
23
  2016 GPS Index
24
  New Issues
41
  GPS Chapters
45
  Study Groups
46
  Adlets
47
Columns   .
  Letters to the Editor
4
  President's Message
5
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September 2016
October 2016
November 2016
December 2016
December 2016 - Table of Contents
Articles .
Page
. Sixth GPS Auction
564
  Die Postkarte von A bis Z by Walter Kurth
570
. Crown and Eagle (Mi # 45-52) Plate Flaws by Jerry Jensen
598
News  
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  News Flash
569
  Call for Nominations
573
  Membership Report
574
  New Issues
601
  GPS Chapters
604
  Study Groups
606
  Adlets
607
Columns   .
  Letters to the Editor
570
  President's Message
575
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November 2016 - Table of Contents
Articles .
Page
. Early German Airships: the LZ 3 and LZ 4: by John Mattler
522
  The Building Series: Floating Value Figures in the Köln Cathedral by MC Gilhausen
529
. Cancellations: The "Hand Cancel" by Walter Kurth
532
. Addenda: Plate Flaws of the Third Reich by Jerry Jensen
534
. Gott Strafe England by Images provided by John Mattler
537
. Little Things Mean A Lot by William Ruh
546
News  
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  Nominations for GPS Offices for 2017-2021
549
  New Issues
554
  GPS Chapters
552
  Study Groups
558
  Adlets
559
Columns   .
  Letters to the Editor
516
  Editor's Note
520
  President's Message
521
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October 2016 - Table of Contents
Articles .
Page
. German Covers Sent to FDR: Postal History 1932-1937by Paul M. Holland
470
  Air Mail to and from Germany between the End of WW II and October 1948, Conclusion by Walter Farber
481
. Plate Flaws of the Third Reich - Part 5 by Jerry Jensen
501
News  
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  New Issues
506
  GPS Chapters
509
  Study Groups
510
  Adlets
511
Columns   .
  President's Message
469
  .
September 2016 - Table of Contents
Articles .
Page
. History of the Gottschee through Postmarks and Stamps by Michael H. Wilhelm
410
  Air Mail to and from Germany between the End of WW II and October 1948, Parts V-VI by Walter Farber
421
. Plate Flaws of the Third Reich - Part 4 by Jerry Jensen
435
  Study Those Cancellations! by Dr. Jason H. Manchester
439
. Mocking the Tsar - In German by William Velvel Moskoff
447
News  
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  Our Fifth Mail Auction
404
  GPS 2016 Convention in Minneapolis
443
  In Memoriam: Roland Kohl
451
  Audio/Visual Programs Available
453
  New Issues
456
  Membership Report
458
  Fourth Mail Auction Report
459
  GPS Library Activity Report
460
  Adlets
463
Columns   .
  President's Message
409
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May 2016
June 2016
July 2016
August 2016
August 2016 - Table of Contents
Articles .
Page
. German Presence in the British Cameroons between the World Wars by Marty Bratzel
358
. Plate Flaws of the Third Reich - Part 3 by Jerry Jensen
371
  Air Mail to and from Germany between the End of WW II and October 1948 by Walter Farber
378
News  
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  Membership Report
357
  New Issues
395
  11th BDPh/GPS Salon at SÜDWEST 2016- Heidelberg
397
  Adlets
399
Columns   .
  Letters to the Editor
356
  President's Message
357
July 2016 - Table of Contents
Articles .
Page
. Air Mail to and from Germany between the End of WW II and October 1948 by Walter Farber
310
. Plate Flaws of the Third Reich - Part 2 by Jerry Jensen
321
  A Much Abused Cover by Anthony Torres
327
  Emergency Cancels for Wilhelmshaven in January 1941 by Rudolf Anders
337
  Little Things Mean a Lot - Part 1 by William Ruh
345
News  
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  GPS Convention Schedule
331
  New Issues
332
  Study Groups
348
  Adlets
349
  GPS Chapters
350
  Membership Report
351
Columns   .
  Letters to the Editor
308
  President's Message
309
June 2016 - Table of Contents
Articles .
Page
. Plate Flaws of the Third Reich by Jerry Jensen
254
. The Greater Poland Uprising of 1918-19 by Alan Lauer
261
  German East Africa Lindi to Saadani Postcard by Phil Miller
263
  Why Come to the MN Stamp Expo? by Rob Lind
274
  The Handoverprints of 20 Halle by Gerard de Boer
277
  German Airship Advertising by John Mattler
288
News  
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  Our Fourth Mail Auction
244
  Membership Report
260
  Third Mail Auction Report
270
  Donations 2015-2016
271
  GPS Convention Schedule
273
  New Issues
293
  Study Groups
301
  GPS Chapters
302
  Adlets
303
Columns   .
  President's Message
251
  Letters to the Editor
252
  Editor's Note
253
 
May 2016 - Table of Contents
Articles .
Page
. Constant Varieties of the One Mark Reichpost by David Barnette
199
. Deutsche Waffenstillstandskommission by Richard Slater
207
  Cinderellas and the Real Thing by Walter Kurth
210
  Book Review: Lutz, Hans-Dieter. Deutsche Besetzung Ukraine 1941-1944. by Benjamin Beede
212
  The Saga of the German Cruiser S.M.S. Cormoran by Guam American Revolution Bicentennial Commission
214
  Der Hauptmann von Köpenicl: A Modern True Fairy Tale by Dietrich Schroeer
219
News  
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  Membership Report
232
  New Issues
234
  Adlets
191
Columns   .
  Letters to the Editor
196
  President's Message
197
 
January 2016
February 2016
March 2016
April 2016
April 2016 - Table of Contents
Articles .
Page
. A Ghost Called "Reichspost" in a Post-WW II German Canceller by Walter Farber
150
. Enhancing Your Collection: Purchasing in Germany by David Mielke
162
  APS To Offer Course On German Philately by Robert Lind
164
  Reichspost Television at the 1936 Summer Olympics by Phillip Martin
165
  Product/Software Review by Dr. Scheim
171
  DDR Official Mail by Dan Lindsay
175
News  
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  2016 GOLD and SILVER Members
172
  Membership Report
173
  2016 GPS Convention
174
  Kaleidoscope
183
  New Issues
185
  GPS Chapters
189
  Study Groups
190
  Adlets
191
Columns   .
  Letters to the Editor
148
  President's Message
148
  Editor's Note
149
March 2016 - Table of Contents
Articles .
Page
. The Inflation Period: Ranking the Definitives by Steve Esratti & Rex Dixon
112
. A Little Oddity for the Frugal Philatelist by Frank D. Correl
137
News  
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  GPS Mail Auction
100
  Mail Auction #3
101
  Second Mail Auction Report
111
  New Issues
141
  Adlets
143
Columns   .
  Letters to the Editor
108
  President's Message
109
February 2016 - Table of Contents
Articles .
Page
. Ergänzungsmarken - German Make-Up Rate Stamps by Rudi Anders
55
. A German Ibflation Cover: Stamps For Cash - a Shady Business? by Dietrich Schroeer
63
  What Did Wilhelm Horn Do? by Austin Dulin
72
  Early German Airships. Airship Advertising by John Mattler
85
News  
.
  Chapter News
79
  11th BDPh/GPS Salon June 13-21, 2016
81
  Kaleidoscope - News and Observations
84
  New Issues
89
  GPS Chapters
92
  Adlets
93
  GPS Study Groups
94
Columns   .
  Letters to the Editor
52
  President's Message
53
  Editor's Note
54
  Question
77
January 2016 - Table of Contents
Articles .
Page
. DDR Official Covers, Part 2 by Dan Lindsay
7
. An Interesting Happening by Jerry Jensen
19
  Michel 319B as Single Franking with Official Supplementary Cancel - Not known in Radeburg" by Günter Bechtold
20
  Feldpost: Ruhrkessel - The Ruhr Pocket by Walter Kurth
22
  Wilhelmine Germany at War , Part 2 by Larry Worth
24
  Michel 326 as a Single Franking with Private Supplemental Cancel by William Thompson
31
News  
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  11th BDPh/GPS Salon June 13-21, 2016
32
  New Issues
34
  Membership Report
39
  GPS Chapters
44
  Adlets
45
  GPS Study Groups
46
Columns   .
  President's Message
6
  2015 GPS Index
40

 

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