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Things in the post. Letters. Travelling Notebooks.

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by Mia
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Snail Mail happenings - when and where.

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Sept 22, 2023 16:59:58 GMT
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A place to talk about snail mail and the world of correspondence.

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SnailMail scavenger hunt - challenges announced here, and threads for your found pictures

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by sunshine2170
Jul 20, 2021 0:48:55 GMT

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Snail Mail September 2022.

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by Mia
Sept 27, 2022 14:08:09 GMT

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Keep up to date with postal news, postage rates, postal services, and stamps for postage.

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by ginny
Sept 2, 2023 12:57:48 GMT
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A place to discuss the world of philately.

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by sunshine2170
Nov 15, 2022 22:32:03 GMT


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Steph Walford: new address too please Aug 14, 2023 20:47:06 GMT
Mia: it is in the thread Aug 14, 2023 22:27:43 GMT
Steph Walford: oh missed that bit sorry Aug 15, 2023 17:48:02 GMT
ginny: Gave in and purchased some Rohrer & Klingner ink that I've been eyeing for a while already... Look forward to using it :) Aug 26, 2023 12:53:54 GMT
Mia: Which one... I've umm, bought one too, R&K Aug 26, 2023 17:29:53 GMT
Mia: yet to open and haven't decided which pen Aug 26, 2023 17:30:09 GMT
ginny: - I got Alt Goldgrün (Old Gold-Green) and Morinda (red). Haven't opened them yet. Which colour did you get? Aug 28, 2023 10:15:55 GMT
distractedmom: I love the Alt Goldgrün Aug 29, 2023 1:38:41 GMT
Mia: Cassia Aug 29, 2023 22:37:46 GMT
Mia: 30 Days hath September, April, June and November... will open 5Q tomorrow, and will hopefully have something witty to say Aug 29, 2023 22:39:40 GMT
Mia: Watching an Exploring Stamps video - typewriter fiends, perhaps you've heard of www.typepals.com Aug 30, 2023 20:44:01 GMT
ginny: - Cassia looks marvellous as well. Will keep that one in mind... Sept 2, 2023 12:58:59 GMT
stompie: It is all ready so hot here today! Sept 7, 2023 8:32:35 GMT
Mia: hooomid Sept 7, 2023 17:27:02 GMT
Rouge: hi Sept 8, 2023 19:10:27 GMT
Steph Walford: evening Sept 10, 2023 19:31:46 GMT
stompie: Builders here again, hopefully just for 3 days! Sept 18, 2023 7:17:30 GMT
stompie: Nope, now day 4 and it might go to day 5! Sept 21, 2023 7:25:34 GMT
stompie: and they are finished, just a few snags to sort out but it does look nice! Sept 26, 2023 6:39:46 GMT
sunshine2170: Ive downloaded the first preview of Type Pals Podcast and will listen later. thanks Sept 29, 2023 19:32:40 GMT
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