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October 2017 – Hants & Surrey Branch Auction – Priced Realised

*Prices Realised now added* 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 f

Hants & Surrey Branch

Secretary: Beverly Wright Telephone: 0118 9730334 We have been a branch since the early 1980s, and for a considerable time now have been meeting every second Sunday of the month at Normandy Village Hall, Manor Fruit Farm, Glaziers Lane, Normandy, GU3 2DT, an attractive hall with a very interesting history – check out http://normandyvillagehall.org/about-nvh/ We were very pleased at the attendance at our January All Day Fair and auction. The link to the priced realised list will be uploade

Nottingham Branch

Secretary: Alan Wain e-mail: a-j-b-wain@talktalk.net We meet bi-monthly on Thursdays. Meetings take place from 7.30 to 8.30 pm at West Bridgford Conservative Club, Rectory Road, West Bridgeford, NG2 6BG   An excellent map is available online at: https://www.uk.coop/directory/location/west-bridgford-conservative-club-limited-r007468 and it even includes a satellite view! Our area includes Derbyshire, Leicestershire, parts of Lincolnshire, Northamptonshire, Nottinghamshire and Rutland.

Middlesex Branch

Secretary: Keith Johnson Tel: 01252 837754 We host a very well attended card fair, with free entry, at St Hilda`s Church Hall, Woodthorpe Rd, Ashford TW15 3JY on the first Saturday of the month – so we look forward to seeing you on January the 6th and February the 3rd. Doors open from 9.30am and the fair runs till 3.00pm. Do note we do not have fairs in August or December. [Our featured card is a shield issued by Baines of Bradford]

Lea Valley Cigarette Card Club

Secretary: Martin Brody e-mail: martin@mbrod.fsnet.co.uk We meet at North Weald Village Hall, 40 High Rd, North Weald Bassett, Epping CM16 6BU.  This venue has a large main hall with a capacity of 150 head, plus a licensed bar and committee room. and a large car park directly behind the hall. Remember our annual subscription is £15, which entitles members to free entry at all of our club meetings. And visitors are always welcome at our friendly club.   Our 2018 plans are to hol