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It supports the Annual Southern Africa Philatelic Conference

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Southern Africa Annual Philatelic Conference
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April 2020

The next issue of The Springbok No 350 (April) will be posted soon
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March 2020
The Coronavirus is causing Worldwide havoc and (until further notice) all Society meetings are cancelled

'London 2020' - An Official announcement posted on the internet advises that the
May Exhibition has been rescheduled to 19 - 26 February 2022

Southern Africa Philately No 14 (February 2020) has been posted

SACS Study Collection No 38 is available

A sample copy of the Society Journal No 340 may be downloaded here
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The Springbok No 350 - April 2020

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