Canada’s last airmail stamp – Canada Geese in Flight

Canada’s last airmail stamp – Canada Geese in Flight

I have a classic airmail for you. Canada’s last airmail stamp, issued 73 years ago on Sept 16, 1946. It was part of the post WW2 issues highlighting various peacetime scenes from around Canada. The set (all released Sept 16) included: 8c Farm Scene of Eastern Canada...

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This year’s Pantone colour is …

This year’s Pantone colour is …

This year's Pantone colour has been announced. Oh lordy! It's pink on steroids.  Living Coral, or as those of us who survived the colour palettes of the 60s and 70s, it's a bad flashback.   It looks like salmon to me.  I'm sure I'll be raked over the coals (wonder...

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Where the hell are the patents?

Where the hell are the patents?

I'm working on a number of new articles for the patents section. It just takes so dreadfully long to do the research and pull them together. Well, not almost a year long. That's a 50/50 combination of too busy and too lazy to do extracurricular work. I have a backlog...

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