:: Western Express ::
:: June 2021 ::
:: Vol. 71 No. 2 Whole No. 280 ::
:: Unit No. 14, American Philatelic Society ::
TABLE OF CONTENTS
President’s Message Submitted by Michael Perlman
Secretary’s Report – Submitted by Scott Prior
Treasurer’s Report – Submitted by Ryan Baum
Pacific Union Express By Gordon L. Nelson, Ph.D.
Advertisement – Robert A. Siegel Auction Galleries
Boca: A Ghost Town Worth Exploring and Worth Tasting By Ryan Baum
Advertisement – H. R. Harmer Fine Stamp Auctions
Contents of the Cover – The Sidney Short Route in 1877 By James W. Milgram, M.D.
Western Postal Puzzle By Scott W. Prior
Advertisement – Schuyler Rumsey Philatelic Auctions
WESTERN COVER SOCIETY PUBLICATION AWARDS
APS StampShow 2009 (Pittsburgh, PA) – GOLD
Chicagopex 2009, 2018 (Arlington Heights, IL) – GOLD
Mails of the Westward Expansion, 1803 To 1861 (authors Steven Walske & Richard C. Frajola)
APS StampShow 2015 (Pittsburgh, PA) – GRAND & GOLD
Crawford Award by the Royal Philatelic Society – 2016 For the most valuable and original contribution to the study and knowledge of philately published in book form goes to Steven C. Walske and Richard Frajola for Mails of the Westward Expansion 1803 – 1861.