Middlesex Branch12th September 2017 by Michele Auborn
Secretary: Keith Johnson
Tel: 01252 837754
Greetings to all card and ephemera collectors who live in or fancy a trip to the Middlesex Area.
Did you know that we hold a well attended fair, with NO ADMISSION FEES, on the first Saturday of every month at
St Hilda`s Church Hall, Woodthorpe Rd, Ashford TW15 3JY
At this, and all our fairs, our doors swing open from 9.30am and stay open till 3.00pm. Inside you can find odds at 50% catalogue price, so don’t forget to update your wants list and take it along. So add these dates to your diaries now….
MARCH 2 – APRIL 6 – MAY 4 – JUNE 1 – JULY 6 – AUGUST 3 – SEPTEMBER 7 – OCTOBER 5 – NOVEMBER 2
Inside you will find all manner of cards and ephemera are on sale. Our dealers specialise in cigarette cards, trade cards and postcards – odds, part sets, and complete sets – and most generally bring a few other paper collectables as well.
[Our featured card is by Pattrieouex, from their excellent series of “English and Welsh Counties”]
A dilemma. Imagine you are, or know a card collector who lives outside the UK, who would be really interested to join us, were it not for the high cost of the overseas subscription? If only there was a way to reduce this cost. And now there is!
Anyone want to buy a large cricket collection. Only joking! That is what I wrote on the Saturday afternoon of the 3rd Ashes Test. As you will know, England managed a magnificent 67 all out in their 1st innings, with only Root and Bairstow out to goo
The Handbook is divided into two parts and provides comprehensive listings and illustrations of known ‘Felt’ and ‘Leather’ Designs issued by Tobacco and Trading Companies in North America, Canada & Great Britain between 1910 and 1915.
Oh to be in England now that summer’s there! Writing this in mid-June, it is not very warm and the rain is affecting the cricket World Cup with 3 games abandoned so far. I shouldn’t grumble, it has given me the chance to get the auction listing