2007 (Newsletters 303-308)

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NL 303, January/February 2007 (24pp)

1 1837 Wyon City Medals
by Andrew Claridge [S]
1 Unusual Christmas Card
by Robert Johnson [S]
2 Editorial — Tony Walker
2 The President Writes — James Grimwood‑Taylor
3 New Members
3 Dealers' Directory
4 Society Displays: British Postal Stationery
Display by George King
6 In the News [Private Eye]
by Chris Jarvis [M]
7 1d Stars Colour Guide
by Reg Barnett [S]
7 Forthcoming Meetings
7 Annual Competitions: You Still Have Time! [S]
8 The Christmas Card Tale Continues
by Hugh Crossman, Larry Parks, George King [L]
9 GB List from Canada
by James McKenzie [S]
9 Reply Coupons
by George King [S]
10 London 2010
by Al Hurst [M]
11 Library
by Harry Dagnall [S]
11 Torquay 2006 Results [M]
12 Society Displays: Taxation through Ephemera
Display by Edward Hitchings
14 The President's Cup [S]
14 Cancellations
by Andy Donaldson [S]
14 The GBPS Newsletter [S]
14 Web Sites
by Don Davies [S]
15 King George VI Study Group Airmails?
by Nick Peacock, Peter Dawson [M]
15 A Missed Opportunity
by Trevor Pickering [S]
15 GB Journals [S]
15 VR 1d Black
by Martin Evans [S]
16 Letters to the President
by Nick Bridgwater, Tim Clarke, Max Melrose, Mike Salmon [L]
16 Postal History of Lindisfarne (Holy Island)
by Al Hurst [S]
17 Insurance [S]
18 Seahorse Blanks
by Mike Jackson [S]
19 New Book: The Encyclopaedia of the Maltese Cross Cancellations of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 1 by David Rockoff and Mike Jackson
20 Society Displays: Victorian and Edwardian Social and Postal History
Display by Tony Hope
23 KGVI Coronation
by Robin Restall [M]
24 Forgeries of the QV £5 Orange
by Tony Wicks [S]
24 Cancellations
by Martin Evans [M]

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NL 304, March/April 2007 (28pp)

1 Editorial — Tony Walker
1 Forthcoming Meetings
2 The President Writes — James Grimwood‑Taylor
3 North of Ireland Philatelic Society Centenary Year [S]
3 Philatelic Correctness [S]
3 Dealers' Directory
4 Society Displays: Stamps and their Uses, 1840 to 1901
Display by Ken Burr
7 London 2010 [S]
8 Setting Up A Frame [M]
8 2007 Competition Results
10 Pages from a Competition Winner: Manuscript franks, 1652‑1715 — Rex Clark
13 The President's Guest: the April Meeting [M]
14 1890 Christmas Card
by Colin Baker, Nick Wraith [L]
15 SG Specialised Volume 1
by Bill Bird [S]
15 Subscriptions: Final Reminder
by Leslie Wilkinson [S]
16 The Snowstorm in 1836
by David Goldsmith [S]
16 Another One That Got Away
by Peter Aveyard [S]
16 The 1d Stars Colour Guide
by Karl Louis, Austin Davis [L]
18 Wyon City Medal
by Vincent West, Rick Hunt [L]
19 Competition Organiser: Vacancy [S]
20 Society Displays: Members' Displays, 2006 Torquay Meeting
Report by James Grimwood‑Taylor, Tony Walker
20 The British Library Collection [S]
24 ABPS at Torquay 2006
by Edward Caesley [S]
24 Response to our President's Letter
by Douglas Myall [S]
24 The Cavendish Chronicle [S]
25 In Passing
by Alan Sacks, Tim Burgess, Robin Restall [M]
25 AGM Weekend
by Rex Clark [S]
25 QV Jubilee Group
by Ted Adnams [S]
26 Philately Gets You Nowhere
by Sheila Curbishley [L]
26 Torquay – An Omission [S]
27 Printers for the Post Office [M]
28 Inside Story: Howard Hughes
28 Croydon 2007: 23 & 24 November 2007 [S]
28 Programme Secretary: Position Filled [S]

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NL 305, May/June 2007 (24pp)

1 Editorial — Tony Walker
1 New Members
1 Forthcoming Meetings
2 The President Writes — James Grimwood‑Taylor
2 This and That (1)
by Edward Caesley, George Russell [S]
3 Printers for the Post Office
by Ray Simpson [M]
3 Dealers' Directory
4 Exhibiting
by Bernard Ridley [S]
4 Society Displays: Mounting, Displaying and Exhibiting
Display by John Dahl
7 Stampex & Philatex
by Peter Tanner [S]
8 Licences
by Alan Sacks [M]
8 The £10 Britannia Stamp
by Larry Rosenblum [L]
10 Pages from a Competition Winner: Post Office (Parcels) Act 1882, Early labels and cancellations — Max Melrose
12 2006 New Issues
12 Research
by Harry Dagnall [M]
13 GB Government Telegraph Stamps
by Conrad Graham [M]
14 1d Stars Colour Guide
by Ray Simpson [M]
14 ... And on the Same Topic
by Reg Barnett [S]
14 And Another ...
by George Russell [S]
15 1d Reds with Forged Maltese Crosses
by Ian Harvey, Simon Everest [M]
16 KGVI Coronation
by Anthony McLelland [S]
16 George VI Study Group
by Bruce Duncan [M]
17 This and That (2)
by Anthony McLelland [M]
18 Reply to our President
by Ron Phelps [M]
18 AGM and Philatelic Weekend: 18‑20 May 2007 [S]
19 Lindisfarne Postal History
by James Grimwood‑Taylor [M]
19 Newsletter Blues
by Ray Simpson, Howard Hughes [M]
20 Gibbons Specialised
by Bernard Ridley, Mike Jackson [S]
21 London 2010 Update [S]
21 Maltese Cross Query
by Bernard Ridley, Howard Hughes, Mike Jackson [S]
22 Society Competitions
by Bernard Ridley, Tony Walker [M]
22 Society Competition Organiser: Wanted
by Allan Jones [S]
22 The Telegraph Stamps and Stationery of Great Britain 1851‑1954 [S]
23 Last Post: Professor Barrie Jay
by James Grimwood‑Taylor, Tony Walker
24 GBPS Publications [M]

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NL 306, July/August 2007 (24pp)

1 Editorial — Tony Walker
1 New Members
2 The AGM Weekend in Gateshead
by Rex Clark [M]
3 The President Writes — James Grimwood‑Taylor
4 A Wildings Query
by Peter Dacey [S]
4 Auction Houses and Buyers' Premiums
by Bernard Ridley [S]
4 Dealers' Directory
5 Stop Press! – Invitation to an Exhibition [S]
5 Forthcoming Meetings
6 Society Displays: Postal Reforms 1830‑40
Display by Rex Clark
10 Society Displays: The Last 60 years of GB
Display by Jean Alexander
12 Society Displays: The Mail from India
Display by Geoffrey Eibl‑Kaye
13 Your New Editor is Now Howard Hughes [S]
14 Auchtermuchty Cancellation
by Bob Maushammer [M]
14 The Penny Rose‑Red: Why the Transitional Period of 1856 to 1857?
by David Robinson [L]
15 Harmers' Sale [S]
16 Inside Story: Edward Caesley
16 Request for Back Numbers of the GB Journal
by Tim Burgess [S]
16 Youth Philately: Stamp Active Network [M]
17 A 'German' Penny Black Entire
by Doug McGill [M]
17 Your New Editor Writes
by Howard Hughes [S]
18 Pages from a Competition Winner: Victorian First Days — Nick Amor
20 Letter from America
by Larry Rosenblum [M]
20 SOS [S]
20 Letter from Lincoln (UK)
by David Glew [M]
21 Letter from Andover
by Geoffrey Eves [S]
21 Cumulative Index to the GB Journal
by Mike Jackson [S]
22 SG QV Specialised: A Query
by John Burn [S]
22 GVI Study Group
by Nick Peacock [M]
22 British Philatelic Trust [S]
23 TPO Carriage
by David Rowlands [S]
23 QV Alphabet 3 Plate 55
by Don Madden [S]
23 Fine & Very Fine Used Pre‑Decimal Machins
by Anthony Smith [S]
24 QV Jubilee Group: References Sought
by Ted Adnams [M]
24 Croydon ABPS Philatelic Exhibition & Congress 2007: GBPS Dinner [M]

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NL 307, September/October 2007 (24pp)

1 Editorial — Howard Hughes
1 New Members
1 A New Plea
by Tim Burgess [S]
2 The President Writes — James Grimwood‑Taylor
2 GBPS Discussion Board [M]
3 QV Jubilee Group
by Bob Maushammer [S]
3 Forthcoming Meetings
3 Maltese Cross – Letter of Retraction and Clarification
by Mike Jackson [M]
4 Dealers' Directory
4 Recruiting New Members
by Peter Tanner [S]
5 1971 Strike Mail
by Walter Barnard [S]
5 KGVI Coronation
by Graham Hayward [M]
6 Society Displays: Usage of British Stamps 1840‑2000
Display by James Grimwood‑Taylor
Report by Ian Harvey
8 Society Displays: Members' Displays, 2007 Gateshead Meeting
8 Reunited After 96 Years
by Ian Shaw [L]
10 From General to Specialised Collector
by Jeremy Fry [L]
11 Gateshead Revisited
by Observer [M]
12 A Letter of Thanks
by Val Beeken [M]
13 A Green and Pleasant Land
by Ken McBride [M]
14 Tributes to Tony Walker [L]
14 GBJ Numbering
by Ted Adnams [S]
14 1d Black Plate Eleven
by Tom Slemons [S]
14 Requests for GBJ and Newsletters
by Geoffrey Eves [S]
15 Postal History of Lindisfarne (Holy Island)
by Rex Clark [M]
16 Auchtermuchty Cancellation
by Graham Hayward [M]
16 Yesteryear
by Leslie Wilkinson [M]
17 Society 2008 Competition
by Edward Caesley [S]
17 The Penny Rose‑Red Transitional Period
by George Russell [M]
18 Pages from a Competition Winner: Registered Letter Envelopes Issued Between January and August 1878 — Edward Caesley
20 Society Displays: Edward VII Varieties and More
Display by Trevor Harris
Report by Ian Harvey
21 Society Displays: Alternative Lundy
Display by Gerald King
Report by Ian Harvey
22 Fine & Very Fine Used Pre‑Decimal Machins
by Mike O'Hara [S]
23 The Mulready Group
by Robin Cassell [M]
23 14p Machin Flaw
by John Gowland [S]
24 Congratulations [S]
24 GBPS Dinner – 23 November 2007 [M]

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NL 308, November/December 2007 (24pp)

1 Editorial — Howard Hughes
1 New Members
2 The President Writes — James Grimwood‑Taylor
2 The President Writes – a follow‑up
by Russell Taylor [S]
3 14p Machin Flaw
by Ray McQuade, Denis Mahon, Ray Downing [S]
3 Forthcoming Meetings
3 Annual Competitions Saturday 2 February 2008 [S]
3 Auchtermuchty Cancellation
by Bob Maushammer [S]
4 Dealers' Directory
4 Private Post Paid Mark
by Burkhart Beer [S]
5 Next Society Meeting
by Roger Bailey [S]
5 Unfilled Vacancies [S]
5 Society Credit Card Facility [S]
5 Machin Blog
by Larry Rosenblum [S]
6 Society Displays: 1910‑1967 Seahorses and more to Discover
Display by Max Melrose
Report by Ian Harvey
8 Last Post: Frank Langfield
8 Squared Circle Study Group
by Stanley Cohen [S]
9 1971 Strike Mail
by Russell Taylor, Anthony Smith [M]
9 Gateshead Photos [S]
10 A Green and Pleasant Land
by Colin Baker, Harvey Russell [M]
11 AGM 52 Reports
14 Post Office Theft in the 18th Century
by Peter Milton [S]
15 PHQ
by Paul Stanton [S]
15 A Unique Attic Find: Part One – The Philbrick Collection
by Philip Robinson [L]
17 King George V Downey Head Paper Trials
by Michael Burrows, Geoffrey Eves [S]
17 Tony Walker Replies
by Tony Walker [M]
18 Machin Exhibit
by Steve McGill [L]
20 Great Britain Collectors Club (GBCC)
by Tim Burgess, Larry Rosenblum [L]
20 Philatelic Bulletins on Offer
by Colyn Reece [S]
21 Brunswick Stars and Posted Since Last Night Cancels
by John Allison [S]
21 The Autograph King
by John Tingey [S]
22 1d Black Plate Eleven
by M.A. Sayeed [S]
22 French Connection
by Roger Levy [S]
22 Registration on the Discussion Board
by Mike Jackson [M]
23 2007 New Issues
24 Binders for the GB Journal [S]
24 Society Tie [S]
24 Members' Wants
24 Society Packet
by Graham Macpherson [S]