TITLE

Stamp collecting, the cold water hobby

AUTHOR(S)
Dunn, John F.
PUB. DATE
May 1997
SOURCE
Mekeel's & Stamps Magazine;05/30/97, Vol. 180 Issue 23, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Announces that stamp collecting, which used to be known as a cold weather hobby, has now become a cold water hobby which is constantly pouring cold water on other people's fun. Complaints of some stamp collectors; Positive things to be said about the Bugs Bunny stamp; One of the reasons why stamp collecting was popular.
ACCESSION #
9710260596

 

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