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Quinsippi Stamp Club to meet Aug. 7

Posted: Aug. 1, 2019 12:01 am

QUINCY -- The Quinsippi Stamp Club will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 7, at Good Samaritan Home, 2130 Harrison.

After a short business meeting, members will be swapping and selling duplicates of philatelic items from their collections. Anyone interested in stamp collecting and related materials is welcome. Refreshments will be provided.

The club will be glad to help anyone who may have philatelic items to sell or dispose of. For information call 217-430-2033.

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