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PNG Calling No 275 now in LIBRARY

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2017 PPS Annual General Meeting minutes

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  • To keep the promise made by Mark Robinson (Cahirman’s Message) in the last PNG Calling, the Library now includes Michael Ryan’s Papua catalogue. It’s a great summary of much of the available research, his notes on specific stamps and prices based on actual auction results (it doesn’t get more ‘real’ than that!).

    An example of one page is…[Read more]

  • Help ā€“ Iā€™m trying to establish the earliest use of a Wesley cover, with or without WCS logo, in Papua New Guinea.
    The 1958 ā€“ 60 issue ie.SG.18 ā€“ 24, issued 2.6.58 seems to be it. However I have a Wesley Covers not showing the logo, with an earlier issued stamp SG.16, but with a later postmark ie.13th.Dec 1959.
    Wesley cover are known to have be…[Read more]

  • Mr R P replied to the topic Bainings post office in the forum PPS Members Forum 1 month ago

    Nothing definite to offer – the only clue may be that it was an agency office. Whatever company/firm had the agency may have closed at that time (I suspect it was likely to be one of the large trading firms – say, Burns Philp, Carpenters, etc).

  • If the members of the PPS want another auction in 2019, I will soon be needing some material to offer. I cannot ‘magic’ it out of thin air. I have nothing at present to offer. Anything accepted. Frank (PPS Auctioneer)

  • I am just doing some research on the Australian period of PNG and was wondering why Bainings post office was closed in 1953 after only being open two years? Does anyone know why?

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