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October 2017 – Hants & Surrey Branch Auction

From ‘the collection’ this time come Lots 14 – 56. Again, some quite scarce and some quite costly items. Among all these cards, only one do I describe as ‘Fair’, which illustrates the general condition from this collection. Two examples of scarcity are the 49/50 Roche Footballers in very nice condition, only missing the very scarce number 21. The other is the set plus 24 variations of the Duke set of folders, see Lot 34. This must surely be difficult to find these days. Lots 57 –

Hants & Surrey Branch

Secretary: Beverly Wright Telephone: 0118 9730334 We have been a branch since the early 1980s. We host regular Branch Meetings from 1.30 – 4.30 pm at Normandy Village Hall, Manor Fruit Farm, Glaziers Lane, Normandy, GU3 2DT, a hall with a very interesting history which you can read about here  Our next Branch meeting will take place here on Sunday the 12th of November. We also host Quarterly All Day Fairs at the same location. Our next will ta

Nottingham Branch

Secretary: Alan Wain e-mail: We meet at West Bridgford Conservative Club, Rectory Road, West Bridgeford, NG2 6BG Our meetings go from 7.30 to 9.30 pm. Our next meeting is September 28th. There is no meeting in October, but we return on November 23rd. We have hosted the Cartophilic Society Convention twice, in 1998 (The Society`s 60th Anniversary) and in 2006, which is excellently described and photographed at:

Middlesex Branch

Secretary: Keith Johnson Tel: 01252 837754 We meet at St Hilda`s Church Hall, Woodthorpe Rd, Ashford TW15 3JY on the first Saturday of the month from 9.30am - 3.00pm (not December). [Our featured card is a shield issued by Baines of Bradford]

Lea Valley Cigarette Card Club

Secretary: Martin Brody e-mail: We meet at North Weald Village Hall, 40 High Rd, North Weald Bassett, Epping CM16 6BU on the fourth Sunday of each month from 10.00am (except for December, that’s the third Sunday). [Our featured card is a Thames Barge, number 30 from Nicolas Sarony & Co`s 1929 series "Ships of All Ages"]