GREETINGS to all EPHEMERISTS. Yes, spring is here. Hooray. Sunshine, flowers, breezes, love, footy finals, the Show, racing.
You should have received you copy of Ephemera Newsletter #1. (Yes, a regular printed quarterly bulletin from the Society … more
Read about and see SPRING ephemera – father’s day, love, flowers,footy, racing carnival (see our stories)
HERE ARE SOME REMINDERS OF THE FORTHCOMING OPPORTUNITY TO EXERCISE YOUR RIGHT TO VOTE.
A post card with a nice graphic - it is designed to be posted back to the GeneEthics Network to show your support.
The sticky label so popular in the … [Read more...]
ALL COLLECTORS AND ESPECIALLY MEMBERS OF THE EPHEMERA SOCIETY OF AUSTRALIA INC will be very pleased to see and hear that our founder Honor Godfrey has been awarded an MBE for services to English tennis - specifically for her work at the Wimbledon Museum. Here … [Read more...]
What we collect -fruit boxes, badges, pop up books, blotters, badges, footy, postcards, letterhead, paper bags..
WHAT ABOUT RECOGNISING EARLY COLLECTORS? HERE IS A MAN WITH A STORY SOMEWHAT FAMILIAR TO MODERN COLLECTORS. William Bednall was a printer, newspaper man and collector of many types of things including … [Read more...]
TOO BIG TO COLLECT? WE RECENTLY HAD SOME CONTACT FROM A COLLECTOR IN NORTH QUEENSLAND WHO PHOTOGRAPHED BANANA BOXES STACKED ON THE BACK OF TRUCKS. (These photographs were posted on the Society's … [Read more...]
ANTIQUES WITH ATTITUDE IS AN AUSTRALIAN TV PROGRAMME ABOUT COLLECTING - its on channel 31, starting on 3 December at 6.30 pm and it runs for 13 weeks.
The press release advises:
....What can we expect? - Stories of passionate … [Read more...]
TALK ABOUT BOOK SELLING THURSDAY 27 NOVEMBER.
You are invited to attend the next meeting of the Book Collectors Society at 6.00 pm. Thursday 27th November 2014. The speaker is Nick Dawes. He will be speaking on the changes to books and book selling … [Read more...]