Australian Postcard Society

Meeting held 24th September, Saphil House

J Bell welcomed all    Meeting opened 7.50 pm

Apologies – J Aspinall, D Figg, J Bodnar, A Jones, R Halliday

Visitors – B Singer, T Antomou, D Dickman

Correspondence:

·        Membership form – E Goleby

·        Update website with new bulletin

·        Letter re info on Empire Postcard Company,

·        Beth Sometimes postcard about anniversary postcard on 1st oct

·        Topics WA

·        Book bought for library on J Turner by Shirley Jones

Financial:

·        63 paid up members

·        Balance $1200.00 approx (treasure on holidays)

Secretarial report

·        Super auction getting lots pre numbered

o       Hilda – 1 – 30

o       Bob g - 31 – 60

o       Phil – 61 – 160

o       Ray t – 161 – 210

o       Pauline – 211 – 250

·        Volunteers for new 2010 programme, broken up into 2 areas for each meeting, fun for all and up to 5 frames by members

Magazine report

·        Looking for items and ideas for bulletin

·        Planning now for no. 3 but need items for 4 and 5 so as to prepare as much as possible

·        David to look at putting a crossword (or like ) in

General business:

·        M Walker – change of address postcard, if any one sees them at the post off he is prepared to buy

·        Phil – Ron Blum writing book on postcards by George Rose so far 1 – 14000, a collectors guide to his postcards

·        Qantas set of 6 postcards were available via coupon in Sunday mail

·        Bob G – antiques and collectibles fair oct 16 – 17

·        Salisbury stamp fair 17th oct

·        Ad in markets and fair mag

Displays:

·        Postcard display of Betty Van Tenac’s Gold medal display on Broken Hill  put on by Ray Garlick

Meeting closed 9.30 pm

AGENDA FOR MEETING 24th September, AGM -  SAPHIL HOUSE AT 7.45 PM

Open and welcome

Apologies

Correspondence

General Business

1.      Financial

Any other business