Editorial Issue 61

Thursday, March 27, 2014 by

Welcome to the new site, and the combined archives; there are some more older PDF issues to add but even so I am personally finding...

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Part of the family structure: ...

Monday, March 24, 2014 by

Della Burgus is a snappy portrait painter, her pictures catch your eye as you flip past, dragging you back to their emotive power, it...

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Smile because it happened: Int...

Monday, March 24, 2014 by

Kathryn Nicholas has magic sculpting finger tips, working only from photographs she can produce a lifelike figurine of your loved...

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Collecting Old Japanese Chin F...

Saturday, March 22, 2014 by

The Japanese Chin is a fascinating breed and the earliest imports to the West from Japan occurred in the 1850s. It is a breed which...

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Dogs in Advertising: Series fo...

Friday, March 21, 2014 by

Shown here is a series of ten advertisements for Friskies dog food from the 1960s. Each ad features a photo of a dog wearing a...

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The Collector’s Attic: L...

Thursday, March 20, 2014 by

The Beginning It is hard for me to believe I not only started collecting dog figurines way back when I was a child but that those...

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Ginger Snaps … Little Bi...

Sunday, March 16, 2014 by

Even though we have had a lot of snow where I live, my husband and I still managed to get out and about. Boy! was I glad we did! We...

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Glamour Postcards – Mela Koehl...

Wednesday, March 12, 2014 by

Dog-themed postcard collecting is a favourite hobby of Courier readers and this is the one of several planned articles on a...

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A Dog of Flanders: Novel and M...

Monday, March 10, 2014 by

The novel was first published in 1872, and written by Ouida ((1 January 1839 – 25 January 1908) which was the pseudonym of the...

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Doggerel A Diverse Collection ...

Friday, February 28, 2014 by

A Diverse Collection of things wordy and doggy Man is troubled by what might be called the Dog Wish, a strange and involved...

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New Books to Look Out for Issu...

Friday, February 28, 2014 by

Another favourite hobby of mine is watching for new, and hopefully exciting, books about dogs. I have now sent half an hour trying to...

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Options for storing ephemera

Wednesday, February 26, 2014 by

This article is inspired by the arrival of the new Lighthouse/Leuchtturm brand catalogue, a feast of delightful products backed by...

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Leads

Wednesday, February 26, 2014 by

Gail sometimes pops me great leads for shopping, so, I think the best way to share these is if we give Gail another column that I...

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1932 CADBURY trade card BRITIS...

Wednesday, February 26, 2014 by

CADBURY trade card issue name: BRITISH MARVELS SERIES 10 issue year: 1932 number in issue: 12 approx size wide x high (mm): 53 x 32...

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1958 CADET SWEETS trade card D...

Wednesday, February 26, 2014 by

CADET SWEETS trade card issue name: DOGS 1st SERIES issue year: 1958 number in issue: 25 approx size wide x high (mm): 60 x 31...

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1939 PLAYER cigarette card DOG...

Wednesday, February 26, 2014 by

PLAYER cigarette card issue name: DOGS A SERIES OF 25 issue year: 1939 number in issue: 25 approx size wide x high (mm): 62 x 79...

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1974 LIBERIA postage stamp DOG...

Wednesday, February 26, 2014 by

LIBERIA postage stamp issue name: DOGS issue year: 1974 number in issue: 7 approx size wide x high (mm): 51 x 38 availability: good...

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2000 KYRGYZSTAN postage stamp

Wednesday, February 26, 2014 by

KYRGYZSTAN postage stamp issue name: issue year: 2000 number in issue: 8 approx size wide x high (mm): 42 x 30 availability: fair...

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Auction Watch issue 60 & ...

Saturday, January 18, 2014 by

Welcome back to Auction Watch. Some truly delightful finds to share with you this time, to see the images properly and some...

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Dog-Net issue 60 and more rece...

Saturday, January 18, 2014 by

The Amazing Internet World, discover great resources and online shops … I have opted to use an online service for this section, it is...

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