The Nepal and Tibet Philatelic Study Circle
Table of Content of Postal Himal No. 157, 1st Quarter 2014
The sixth and last part of “Himalayan Airmails” by the late Jeffrey Brown covers the Houston Mount Everest Expedition, Second Flight over Everest.
Nepal's Sri Pashupati Issues, an article titled "Books - Old and New by Alan Warren about the new book by Colin Hepper (FRPSL), being the revised edition of his famous book on that fascinating issues.
Bo Olsson sent in a interesting article titled "A Small Complement to Bibbins Plating Study Regarding the 1/2 Trangka Stamp.
New Variety of Nepal Postal Stationary by Frank Vignola informs about a variety of Postal Card which does not fit into the description of Card Wa 16 and Wa 17.
Frank Warner-Bassau Street Dealer who stocked Tibet by Alan Warren. Not many early dealers stocked Tibet stamps, however Frank Warner did. This article write about that dealer and his offerings/price lists.
Roger Skinner & Colin Hepper (FRPSL) present the Statement of Accounts of NTPSC from 1. January to 31 December 2013.
Finally again an article on Bhutan. Brian G. Vincent writes about the EXPTL.P.O.'s of Bhutan.
Rainer Fuchs (FRPSL) writes an article on "Predecessors of Tibetan Postal Stationary.
The Philatelist from Lalitpur, a interesting story by Colin Hepper (FRPSL) of an believed philatelist who had prepared some interesting covers not usually found in the mail.
Dhaulagiri Himalayan Expedition Cover by Chief Thomas W. Weixelmann Sr, the continuation of his series of Expedition covers.
Surrendra Lal Shresta shows commemorative covers of Nepal.
The bulletin concludes with the index for Postal Himal Numbers 153-156 (2013).
Table of Content of Postal Himal No. 158, 2nd Quarter 2014
Condolences for the Sherpa's for the all those who perished in the avalanche of 18 April 2014.
Bo C. Olsson reports another subsetting of the 1933 issue, 1 Trangka value.
The Dhankuta Gaunda Official Mail Handstamp by Edward Gosnell. Fascinating article.
Bhutan EXPTL P.O.s. an Update, by Brian G. Vincent FRPSNZ, a follow up of his article in PH 157.
Dr. Frank Vignola writes the Change in Printing Method for the Nepal 2 Paisa Postal Card 1887 - 1922
Again Bo Olsson informs about an Interesting Tibet cover.
A Report about the WESTPEX 2014 Palmares & Nepal and Tibet Study Circle Meeting at WESTPEX
Leo Van der Velden shows The Color-Your-Own Picture Postcards of June 2008 of Bhutan
Notices by Colin Hepper and Richard M. Hanchett about change in Subscription rates and the NTPSC Meeting at WESTPEX 2014.
The bulletin concludes with Photos from Kathmandu by Alonzo G. Zuleta Jr.
Table of Content of Postal Himal No. 159, 3rd Quarter 2014
Richard Hanchett informs about News regarding Electronic Copies of Postal Himal and Rates for 2015 and options of receiving Postal Himal in 2015.
The Highest Post Office in the World at Mount Everest Base Camp in Tibet by Brian G. Vincent, an article that informs about the specifics of that Post office.
Alan Warren Makes a Presentation at CCNY on Tibet, an article by Michael Brunner, submitted by Roger D, Skinner. An article that first appeared in the July-August 2014 issue of the Collectors Club Philatelist, Vol. 95, No. 4. That article informs and explains the presentation made by Alan at the premises of the Collectors Club New York and also shows some of the items shown at the presentation.
The Chemist at Work, a fine article by Collin Hepper (FRPSL) explains some Nepal forgeries he acquired.
Leo can der Velden published the first part of an “Introduction to the first Listing of Picture Postcards of Bhutan”. Nice to see again an article related to Bhutan in Postal Himal.
Leo Martyn prepared the listing of the Nepal and Tibet Study Circle Mail Sale #73, closing November 15, 2015.
Nepalese Commemorative Cover shown as submitted by courtesy of Surendra Lal Shrestha.
Table of Content of Postal Himal No. 160, 4th Quarter 2014
In Memoriam, Geoffrey Flack, Vice President NTPSC. Condolences received by various members of the NTPSC are published.
Robert A. Gilbert informs about "How They Brought the Bad News from Chaksam to Gangtok"
How to Issue a Set of Stamps in Bhutan, a fascinating story by Leo Van Der Velden
“Twins” of the Red Khurkis and Chakras Postcards by Johannes Bornmann shows a good umber of "twin Postcards. Highly recommended article.
Richard M Hanchett informs about the changed Rates and Copies of Postal Himal for 2015
"Cricket in Nepal" by Colin Hepper, An article that
starts with "Cricket is that very English game..." ...
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