THE SARAWAK SPECIALISTSí SOCIETY

 

ANNUAL MEETING :6 to 8 OCTOBER 2017

 

PROGRAMME (all displays are of material shown at Stampex Autumn 2017, unless indicated)

 

Friday 6 October

 

1200

Lunch in bar area

 

1400

Welcome/Arrangements

Roger Johnson

1415

New acquisitions/finds

All Members

1520

Members Displays

Postcards of C.F. Leong & the Happy Photo Service, Jesselton (not shown at Stampex)

Sarawak picture postcards by SW

Confrontation - Sarawak

Confrontation

 

Tom Anderson

 

Malcolm Gascoyne

Bill Batty-Smith

Bernard Lardner

1700

End of session

 

1730-1930

Auction viewing

All Members

From 1930

Dinner in restaurant

 

 

 

Saturday 8 October

 

0900

Auction viewing

All Members

0955

Introduction & lunch orders

Roger Johnson

1000

Auction

Ivor Moore

Carol Turner

1300

Lunch in bar area

 

1430

Membersí displays

Mail carried by the RAF

North Borneo airmails to 1941

North Borneo aerogrammes

Sarawak Centenary Celebrations video clip (Geoff Stevens) and 1930ís GPO film on Royal Navy mail

 

Richard Garbett

Jon Higgins

Len Stanway

Roger Johnson

1730

Council meeting

 

From 1830

Drinks in Boscombe Room near bar

 

1930

Annual Dinner

 

 

 

Sunday 9 October

 

0925

Introduction & lunch orders

Roger Johnson

0930

Annual General Meeting

Malcolm Gascoyne

1130

Membersí displays

Sarawak - Sibu postmarks (not shown at Stampex)

North Borneo 1939

North Borneo - From Company to Colony

 

Brian Marshall

Jon Higgins

Peter Cockburn

1300

Lunch

 

1430

Membersí displays

North Borneo MBE 1922

North Borneo 1931 50th Anniversary issue

 

Carol Turner

Ivan Wilkinson

1630

Wrap up and end of meeting