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President’s Comments: 2021 Congress Book

While every society and every philatelic gathering has been challenged over the past pandemic year, philately has undergone many changes. While a substitute allowing for some philatelic interchange and exposure, virtual meetings allow us to undertake the day-to-day business, and while internet sales have an important place in the life of many philatelists, there’s nothing …