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Penfriendship and Correspondence

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Things in the post. Letters. Travelling Notebooks.

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Snail Mail happenings - when and where.

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Somewhere to discuss paper, pens, inks and other tools for snail mail (includes typewriters)

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

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Jan 28, 2024 0:41:05 GMT
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A place to discuss the world of philately.

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