General Beware! They are watching you!

 By Gwynne Harries This is a cautionary personal tale, whichpotentially has very serious implications.Whilst it is unlikely to affect SPS members directly, it is real evidence that some of the recent high profile news reports of individuals seeking asylum, may…...

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Denmark Cheapest FDC ever?

Scandinavian postal administrations happily service unaddressed FDC for the cost of the newly-issued stamps to be affixed to them, and parcel them up in bulk for dealers to retail them, and put fancy cancels on the stamps. Normally that is…...

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Sweden Africa Helicopter Mail

Airmail to Africa, then Helicopter Mail. One of the more unusual covers to come my way is the illustrated airmail flimsy that was sent from Göteborg to Liberia, West Africa, in 1957. Then it was transported in that country by…...

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Sweden Clipper Wreckmail 1943

I had earlier indulged in some domestic crashpost covers, (word indulged indicates serious expense) and now have extended to a foreign one, where incoming to Sweden, with a Swedish explanatory etiquette visible. It’s a commercial airmail flimsy to Stockholm sent…...

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