2017Vol.48 - No.2

6The Story of the Brand Hoard: The Pmple, Breweries, Coins and CoversJack Hilbing and Stan Bednarczyk
20Vril and the Brand Brothers CompanyJack Hilbing
22Small Bites of Great American Postal History: The Steel Blue Yariety of the 24-Cent 186L IssueWayne Anmuth
24Crossing the Isthmus of Panama in 1850Jesse I. Spector
32The Challenge Factors in Collecting Three-Cent Harlan Stone FDCs to Foreign DestinationsHarlan F. Stone II
37A 1948 Peace Issue Postcard From Robson LoweMike Street
38Advertising Postal History: An Ordinary Oklahoma Tlpewriter Advertising Cover with a SurprisePeter Martin
40Confederate Postal History: Breaking the Rules: A Civilian Flag of Truce CoverPatricia A. Kaufmann
44US. Auxiliary Markings: Customs Duty Markings on Incoming CoversJohn M. Hotchner
50A Rare Collection of Envelopes That Used Coins to Help Pay the PostageRob Haeseler
52Post Office Records in the National Archives 
55Snapshots: The Northwest's First Airmail F|ight 
56U.S. Post Offices: Maine Post OfficesSteve Bahnsen