The long-awaited issue of the Journal of the Lithuania Philatelic Society (ISSN 2381-5884) is now in print. The new journal issue (No. 244) features excellent research articles by Dr. V Doniela, Dr. V. Bubnys, R. Vainora, A. Kapochunas, Dr. V. Geyfman, and Dr. J. Neefus.
This newly redesigned multicolored journal includes a variety of informative articles on postal history, classic and modern stamp issues, overprints, historical maps, new books reviews, society news and membership reports, and other interesting readings.
This 48-page issue No. 244 will be mailing in the next few weeks. The Journal of the Lithuania Philatelic Society is distributed free of charge to society members and major libraries in Lithuania.
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Table of Contents
Lithuania: Royal Mail 1697-1765
by Dr. Vytautas Doniela…… 5
Soviet Posts in Vilnius in 1920: A Rarity
by Dr. Vytautas Doniela…… 8
Dvi “Šilingo” Laidos / Two Types of the “Schilling” Stamps
by Ričardas Vainora…… 11
Vyčio Kryžiaus Laida, 1929–1932 m. / The Warrior’s Cross Issue 1929–1932
by Dr. Vygintas Bubnys…… 12 and 17
Zarasai 1941: An Uncatalogued Overprints
by Dr. Vytautas Doniela…… 22
The 1934 Lituanica I Airmail Stamp
by Dr. Vitaly Geyfman…… 24
Who Can Find Michel 72-83 II
by Dr. John D. Neefus…… 25
Philatelic Exhibition KAUNAS-2015 / Filatelijos paroda KAUNAS-2015
by Audrius Brazdeikis…… 26
The Maps and Mapmakers that Helped Define 20th-Century Lithuanian Boundaries – Part 3: The Second Partition of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania, 1793 – Its Description and Depiction in Maps
by Andrew Kapochunas…… 30
New Handbook on Postal Markings Published
by Audrius Brazdeikis…… 40
Lithuania Philatelic Society – 70 years
by John Variakojis…… 42
Membership Update, Donations / Nauji Nariai, Parama Draugijai
Miscellaneous News / Įvairios Žinutės…… 45
by John Variakojis…… 46
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