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Stamp Story, 1955

 
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Posted 07/21/2012   10:43 am  Show Profile Bookmark this topic Add HungaryForStamps to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
Ran across this little film when doing a random search. Don't know if its been posted before, but here goes...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ytGKRiXa9d4
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Posted 07/21/2012   1:00 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add mhc99 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
HungryForStamps, that was an enjoyable video and an interesting look at the 1950s. Thanks for posting.
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Posted 07/21/2012   1:14 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add canadianphilatelist to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
that was a great sneak peek into stamp collecting in the past. It's interesting because I was just in Manhattan last month and I was only able to find one stamp shop while I was there.
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Posted 07/21/2012   2:16 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add BeeSee to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Excellent video HungaryforStamps! Thanks for sharing
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Posted 07/22/2012   01:15 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Zipper to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Thank you, thank you, thank you, HungaryforStamps! I love seeing pre-corporate American stores. Hobby shops, cigar stores, variety stores, newspaper stands had so much more character and intrigue than Target, etc.
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