Contents to Volume 41, Number 11.
Contents April 2011
The latest news from the stamp world.
Reports from philatelic societies.
Forthcoming Fairs and Auctions.
Around the Houses
News of recent auction results.
John Holman looks at the stamps of the Ryukyu Islands, Sinking Fund stamps and Universal Mail’s Bird issues.
Royal Shakespeare Company stamps and miniature sheet.
John Deering looks at Service Specific stamps, the British Heart Foundation booklet and remembers Mike Holt.
Post & Go Goes 'Hytech'
John Deering reports on a new development.
British Private Posts
The latest news reported by John Holman.
George V Royal Cypher Stamps
The many interesting aspects of these stamps are revealed by David Baker.
Victorian STO Envelopes
Colin Baker examines the background to stamped-to-order stationery envelopes.
GB Specialised Supplement
A supplement to the Great Britain Specialised Catalogue.
Jeff Dugdale charts the successes of the Soviet space programme – and its failures.
Latin America Telegraphs
In Part 2 of this feature, the late Steve Hiscocks covers telegraph stamps of Costa Rica, Ecuador and El Salvador.
Sweden's 3 Skilling Yellow
The story behind the world’s most expensive stamp is told by Paul Brittain.
Readers’ correspondence. Your chance to win a £50 SG voucher.
American Civil War
Peter Martin looks at US stamps illustrating ‘the bloodiest conflict in American history’.
Canada's Small Queens
The 6c. and 8c. values are examined by John Hillson FCPS, who attempts to answer some outstanding questions.
Malaysia Definitives 1979–1986
Mc McClaren concludes his article with a review of the booklets, postcards and aerogrammes.
England Australia Airmail
Three experimental flights that paved the way for a regular service between the two countries are recalled by Richard Breckon.
Donald Radley and Greg Spring outline members’ collecting interests.
Peter Jennings FRPSL, FRGS, illustrates a miscellany of pioneer airmail items from his collection.
Nimrod suggests some stamps worth looking for from Malta.
Cook Islands Museum
A report from Philatelic Collector Inc on its latest venture and a look at recent issues from the islands.
2010 Foreign Booklets
Geir Sør-Reime concludes his annual survey of stamp booklets.
Stamp News in Brief
A summary of recent and forthcoming issues from around the world.
Shore to Shore
Island Hopper looks at wildlife: Jersey’s Squirts and Sponges, Manx Butterflies and Alderney’s Hawk-moths.
Dean Shepherd investigates some recent new issues.
Unissued QEII/Catalogue Column
David Horry reveals the story behind an unissued stamp. Hugh Jefferies reports on Qatar definitives, a GB surface-printed variety and a mystery Christmas stamp.
A 16-page update to the Stanley Gibbons Catalogue