2020 (Newsletters 381-385)

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NL 381, January/February 2020 (40pp)

1 Editorial — Paul Ramsay
2 Copy Dates for Newsletters in 2020 [S]
2 New Members
3 The President Writes — John Davies
3 Dates
3 Dealers' Directory
4 Forthcoming GBPS Meetings
5 25 January - Competitions Day by Robin Cassell [S]
5 Private 'Registration Labels' of a Lloyds Bank Group Company (Addendum) by Stephen Teuma [S]
6 Society Displays: The RNAS Armoured Car Division in Russia in the First World War — Tony Walker (report by Tony Walker)
10 Society Displays: RAF Airmail and Railway Strike Airmail — Max Melrose (report by John Davies)
15 FgGB Weekend in Wesel, Germany by Tony Walker [M]
16 Book Review: Britain's Marvelous Machins - Varieties of the Denominated Printings 1967-2017 — Steve McGill (review by Tony Walker)
18 Society Displays: Members Displays, 2019 (12th October) Meeting (report by Ian Harvey)
24 Society Displays: GB from Late 16th Century to 1900 — Ken Burr (report by John Davies)
29 Society Displays: Regional Meeting - The North East GB Collectors Group (report by Peter Chadwick)
29 Field Post Office 12 Discovered by Peter Shaw [M]
30 The 'Other' Duke of York by Peter Chadwick [M]
31 Letter from Mid-Atlantic by Ray Simpson [M]
31 British Postmark Society - Free Digital Publications [S]
32 GBPS - Sponsors of GB Day by Maurice Buxton, Mike Jackson [S]
32 Postal/Social History [Dr Barnardo/John Murray Anderson] by Nigel Swaffield [M]
33 9d KEVII Stamp on Registered Cover by Maurice Buxton [S]
33 Late Fee Cover [with coil stamps] by Lars Jorgensen [S]
34 How I Added Some Penny Blacks to My GB Collection by Enrique Setaro [M]
34 World's Oldest Post Office Up For Sale [S]
35 Penny Postage Jubilee Cancellation by Dave Jewell [M]
35 GBPS London 2020 Dinner [M]
36 Pages from a Competition Winner: Red Cards: Mail Deemed Unacceptable at the Postcard Rate — Maurice Buxton
40 Binders for the Journal [S]
40 Society Tie [S]

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NL 382, March/April 2020 (24pp)

1 Editorial — Paul Ramsay
2 Advance Notice - London 2020 6 May Meeting with Overseas Members Displays by Andy Donaldson [S]
3 Appointment of Honorary Auditor [S]
3 New Members
3 Stamp Active at London 2020 [S]
3 Dates
4 The President Writes — John Davies
4 Dealers' Directory
5 Forthcoming GBPS Meetings
5 GB Journals Available for Collection by Paul Witham [S]
6 North East Group Regional Meeting [M]
7 Society Displays: Members Displays, 2019 Edward VII and Edward VIII Day (report by Ian Harvey, Barry Stagg)
14 Society Displays: Members Displays, 2019 Stanley Gibbons Christmas Reception (report by Phil Waud)
17 Forces Postal Service Return Request Label by Maurice Buxton [M]
17 Additional Half Handstamp Checklist by Ian Baker [S]
18 Customer Mutilation of Special Stamps (Reprise) by Maurice Buxton [M]
18 Annual Collectors Meeting 2020 in Mainz - FgGB Golden Jubilee [S]
19 The Mulready Book by Tom Slemons [M]
19 Embargoed Until April 2020 by Alan Sacks [M]
20 Pages from a Competition Entry: The 2d Jubilee of Queen Victoria — Phil Waud
24 GBPS Discussion Boards and Sales Forums by Maurice Buxton [M]
24 1854 2d Blues (SG 19/20) - Help Wanted by Ray Simpson [S]

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NL 383, May/June 2020 (24pp)

1 New Members
1 Forthcoming Meetings Cancelled [S]
1 Swinpex 2020 Cancelled [S]
1 Newsletter Copy Dates [S]
2 The President Writes — John Davies
2 Dealers' Directory
3 2020 Competition Results
4 Society Displays: The Post Office Telegraph Stamps of Great Britain 1875-1881 — Ian Pinwill (report by Ian Harvey)
9 A Queen Victoria Jubilee 'Who Done It?' by Philip Ilsley [M]
9 Penny Red Stars Used Abroad by Mike Batty [S]
10 The Roll of Distinguished Philatelists by Jon Aitchison [S]
10 UPU 2s 1d Rate for a Letter Weighing up to 5oz by Roger West [S]
10 Heathfield Towers - Come to My Party by N. Exton Swaffield [L]
12 Philatelists - A Dying Breed? by Ian Harvey [L]
14 Mislaid Mail by Jeremy Piercy [M]
15 KGV Seahorses on Cover by Enrique Setaro [L]
17 Single Frankings British Pre-Decimal Stamps by James Heal [M]
18 Displays on the GBPS Website by Maurice Buxton [L]
20 Pages from a Competition Winner: The Repaired Impressions of Die 1 Penny Red Plate 17 — Kevin Maunder
24 Book Review: A Guide to Philatelic Research at the British Library — David Beech (review by Matthew and Cheryl Toomey)
24 Book Review: Bibliography of the Philately and Postal History of the British Isles — Howard Summers (review by Matthew and Cheryl Toomey)

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NL 384, July/August 2020 (32pp)

1 Ian Harvey - Change of Email Address by Ian Harvey [S]
1 New Members
1 Newsletter Copy Dates [S]
2 The President Writes — Chris Harman
2 Dealers' Directory
3 Forthcoming GBPS Meetings
3 The Coming Season and Online Meetings by Howard Hughes [S]
4 The Library is Open by Phil Waud [M]
4 Those Pesky Stamp Collectors by Maurice Buxton [S]
5 Society Displays: British Levant — Tony Stanford (report by Phil Waud)
10 Last Post: Fred Taylor (by Max Melrose, Tony Walker)
11 Royal Mail Parcels Direct Bag Service by Maurice Buxton [M]
12 Another Diplomatic Bag Label? by Maurice Buxton [M]
12 Moveable Date Slugs by John Calladine [S]
12 Your Help Really Is Needed [early perf. 2d blues from provinces] by Ray Simpson [M]
13 Help Needed with Large Crown Watermarks by Winston Hollins [M]
13 Philately During the Crisis by John Davies [S]
13 Praise for the Website and Manager by Barry Stagg [S]
14 Nominative Indeterminism [registered mail to 'fictitious names'] by Maurice Buxton [M]
15 More Dodgy Cancellations on Booklets by Ian Harvey [M]
16 My Penny Plates by Tim Clarke [L]
18 Stamp Books - The Cost of Advertising by Ian Harvey [L]
22 The Pneumatic Tube Post by John Davies [M]
23 Thoughts on the Coronation Stamp - Origins [KGVI] by Robin Restall [L]
24 Goodalls Russian Oils [advertising ring] by Edward Walker [S]
25 1999-2009 High-Value Machins on Cover by Enrique Setaro [L]
28 Pages from a Competition Winner: London Late Fees to Overseas — Michael Lockton
32 Book Review: Postal Stationery Newspaper Wrapper Catalogue — Jan Kosniowski (review by Maurice Buxton)

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NL 385, September/October 2020 (48pp)

1 Recent Fake Overprints - Again! by Ian Harvey [M]
2 Unsorted GB Covers by John Mitchell [S]
2 Subscription Process by Ian Harvey [S]
2 Newsletter Copy Dates [S]
3 Forthcoming GBPS Meetings
3 New Members
4 The President Writes — Chris Harman
5 Receiving Handstamp No Longer Required by Ian Baker [S]
5 Dealers' Directory
6 Additional Virtual Meetings by Howard Hughes [M]
7 Passed by BPA by Stephen Teuma [M]
8 Shakespeare Festival 'Jet Black' by Ian Harvey [M]
8 ABPS News Changes by Phil Waud [S]
9 A 'Gold Standard' 20th Century Mixed Franking of Booklet and Roll Stamps by Maurice Buxton [M]
10 Goodall's Russian Oils by Michael Lockton [S]
10 Thoughts on Edward VIII - Looking at Flaws by Robin Restall [L]
12 King Edward VII Booklet Panes by Ian Harvey [M]
13 Royal Mail Parcels Direct Bag Service by Michael Lockton [M]
14 Railway Receipts by Ray Barton [M]
15 Society Displays: The Card Post — Maurice Buxton (report by Maurice Buxton)
25 AGM 65 Minutes
26 AGM 65 Reports
32 Last Post: David L. Alderfer (by Larry Rosenblum)
33 Last Post: Hassan Shaida (by Chris Harman)
34 An Item of Military Postal History by Tony Walker [M]
35 A Cover with a Story by Tony Walker [M]
36 Late Use of HVP Labels by Maurice Buxton [M]
37 Never Give Up the Search! by Olaf Groth, James Heal [M]
38 The Appledore News Room Covers Story by John Beara, Tony Smith, Jim Wigmore, Maurice Buxton [L]
40 Another First Class Vending Machine 'Book' by Ian Harvey [L]
44 Pages from a Competition Winner: Bank Note Duty - Congreve Compound Plate Printing — Chris Harman
48 Tempy Postmark by David Wilson [S]
48 New Book: International Postal Reforms — James Grimwood-Taylor