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It is all about teeth

Originally posted on FIP Commission Thematic Philately:
On the national exhibition Phila-France in Mâcon there was an interesting exhibit with “all about teeth”: Les dents dans leur environnement of Henri Aronis. He started exhibiting in the thematic philately class. And after a sideway…

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Sheet sizes – one example

On the national exhibition Phila-France in Mâcon I have checked all the thematic philately exhibits regarding sheet sizes. So more than half of the exhibitors still only use A4 pages. If they choose the larger pages, in France it is … Continue reading

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What a lovely thing a rose is…

One of the few exhibits on Phila-France in Mâcon on A3 format deals with “roses”: “Belle comme une rose!” of Jacques Rothenburg. He really uses the full space of the bigger pages, not dividing them in two parts as some other exhibitors do … Continue reading

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It is all about teeth

On the national exhibition Phila-France in Mâcon there was an interesting exhibit with “all about teeth”: Les dents dans leur environnement of Henri Aronis. He started exhibiting in the thematic philately class. And after a sideway in the open class last year on … Continue reading

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Results Phila-France in Mâcon

It was a tough competition with no less than 32 thematic philately exhibits in the national French exhibition Phila-France in Mâcon. 2 of the 12 gold medals went to thematic philately exhibits, but this time none was nominated for the … Continue reading

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Phila-France 2015 – the best in class

Alea iacta est – the jury has given his verdict at Phila-France in Mâcon. The best in class is the exhibit about “Freemasonry” of Jean Luc Joing, now living in Pau, but originally coming from Dunkerque, a city at the … Continue reading

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PHILA-FRANCE 2015 (& THEMAFRANCE 2016?)

Also this weekend a big stamp show in Mâcon in France, the annual national stamp show PHILA-FRANCE 2015 (with the annual congress of FFAP). Here not only 200 frames, but almost 200 exhibits with 32 thematic philately and 9 youth thematic … Continue reading

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Seminar LONDON 2015

In a press release on the website of FEPA exhibition LONDON 2015 you can read the following: Four seminars, organised by FEPA on Wednesday and Thursday, will look at ways of developing exhibits of Postal History, Traditional Philately, Open Philately and … Continue reading

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PHILA-FRANCE 2015 MACON

The national exhibition PHILA-FRANCE 2015 will take place this year from 22nd until 25th May in Mâcon, a small city in east-central France in the region of Burgundy. According to the FFAP (French federation) website 32 exhibits have been accepted … Continue reading

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