Veterans & History

Where Honor is Due

You would be hard-pressed to find a group of people possessed of a greater understanding and appreciation of history than philatelists. The very objects of our obsession are reminders of those things...

Michelin-Biplane-Promotional-Design

Promotional Product Design

Michelin Aircraft Tire Corp. The aviation product line is a small but high-profile part of the Michelin family of tires. The aviation community is tight-knit and expects its supplier to be...

The Philatelic Experience - October 2018

Enjoy Stamp Collecting Month

For experienced collectors, this post title could really be the subtitle of the journal. For those of us who take our collecting seriously, we try to make time every month (week, day?) to work on our...

Another Take on Our Story

Long Standing Column Carries Multiple Meanings I know that Scott English’s column, “Our Story,” is a reference to the state of affairs at the APS and, often, a commentary on key issues for the hobby...

Travel the World with Stamps

Around the World…

I remember as a young collector listening to a substitute teacher talk about traveling the world through stamp collecting. He told us to call him Father Dan and he was a unique choice for a sub. That...

The Entrepreneur's Paradox

The Entrepreneur’s Paradox

For most entrepreneurs, it is not ideas that are missing, it is the resources to act on the ideas they do have. Even in the age of “free” websites (more on that fallacy in another post), “free”...