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Cover from Pisano in Poland; sloths I n Poland?
Cover from Pisano in Poland; sloths I n Poland?
Thank you to Pirano (I hate spellcheck so apologies for misspelling in caption) for his Pay it Forward cover that was long over due to be acknowledged.

What can I say, life gets in the way.

Pay it forward items to go in mail tomorrow.
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2019 92nd anniversary French philatelic conference in Montpellier
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Thank you to Clapas for his Pay it Forward cover from last fall :oops:

Will Pay it Forward ASAP.

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2018 India stamps
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Discovered a long lost Pay it Forward cover among the rubble here as we look to clean house and head back to Canada.

My apologies to Kewinmons for what is likely a loooooong delay in acknowledging the cover.

Pay it Forward item going in mail on the morrow!
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Thanks for the update Nick!
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It has been three weeks since britjag has posted a "pay it forward" item. To get this thread moving along, I will post another item to someone on the list. So, please keep an eye on your mailbox. ;)
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A "Pay it Forward" item has been mailed to someone on the list. :)
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Britjag's 'pay it forward' card came in last friday. Will post the image here soon.
Thank you for the nice additions to my thematic collection.
Will try to send a cover/card, but not sure if regular mail has started from here.
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Card received from Britjag for 'pay it forward'-
Post card picture side Hollywood signage
Post card picture side Hollywood signage
The postage stamps used on the postcard, USA forever postage stamps commeorating 'Seseme Street' characters-
Postage stamps of USA commemorating Sesame Street characters used on card
Postage stamps of USA commemorating Sesame Street characters used on card
I am still not able to go to the postoffice and send a card, and also there seems to be no clarity if international mail is going out of India. Will post a card/cover as soon as I can.

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Glad you received it relatively quickly.

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Please note that I have a new address. Please message either me or Mark for details. Thank you.
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I have posted a cover yesterday. Hope it reaches the recepient safely.

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AMark wrote:
18 Sep 2020 03:13
A "Pay it Forward" item has been mailed to someone on the list. :)
The end of November 4th is slowly approaching. A "Pay it Forward" item was mailed, at the middle of September, to a country that should not have any mail delivery delays from Canada. Can a participant please check their recent mail from Canada (there is a note that states that it is a "Pay it Forward" item), if it's a pay it forward item?

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AMark wrote:
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AMark wrote:
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A "Pay it Forward" item has been mailed to someone on the list. :)
The end of November 4th is slowly approaching. A "Pay it Forward" item was mailed, at the middle of September, to a country that should not have any mail delivery delays from Canada. Can a participant please check their recent mail from Canada (there is a note that states that it is a "Pay it Forward" item), if it's a pay it forward item?

Thank you! :)
Was it to me? I am a bit worried I may have lost it during the house move :(
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Dannick wrote:
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AMark wrote:
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AMark wrote:
18 Sep 2020 03:13
A "Pay it Forward" item has been mailed to someone on the list. :)
The end of November 4th is slowly approaching. A "Pay it Forward" item was mailed, at the middle of September, to a country that should not have any mail delivery delays from Canada. Can a participant please check their recent mail from Canada (there is a note that states that it is a "Pay it Forward" item), if it's a pay it forward item?

Thank you! :)
Was it to me? I am a bit worried I may have lost it during the house move :(
Dannick,

No, I am sorry it wasn't sent to you.

It could be just missing in action. :(

I will wait until the end of the week and mail another item to someone on the list. :)
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Received this nice cover from Girish, thank you :).
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I have sent out the next cover
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Hello everybody
Pay It Forward
I received today from an anonymous sender, but no doubt from Great Britain, a very nice cover with two stamps concerning the James Bond sonms.
On the occasion of the release of the 25th James Bond film in April 2020, 6 stamps were issued illustrating the six actors who played Agent 007 James Bond: Daniel Craig, Pierce Brosnan, Timothy Dalton, Roger Moore, Sean Connery and George Lazenby.
The cover is therefore franked with two stamps one is Daniel Craig, the other Pierce Brosnan.
There is also a cover from Switzerland from Crans sur Sierre and a postcard from Brazil from Curitiba "Botanic Garden"
Many thanks to this generous anonymous British correspondent
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Glad you liked it :D
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I did not know that this shipment and this beautiful cover came from Manchester and from you Dannick ;)

Big thanks :D
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Canada 2011 Miss Supertest III maxi card
Canada 2011 Miss Supertest III maxi card
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A belated thank you to Derrick for his magnificent Miss Supertest III maxi card from, yes, November 2019 that I just rediscovered as I go through a backlog of items.

Always loved hydroplanes; reminds me of my student days in Seattle, hearing them roar across Lake Washington!

I had previously privately gratefully acknowledged this via email, but now that it’s super easy to publish images I wanted to do so publicly as well.

I will post a Pay it Forward item ASAP.

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Pay it Forward item mailed. Wonder if it will make it by Christmas?
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britjag wrote:
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Pay it Forward item mailed. Wonder if it will make it by Christmas?
Received, thank you. Did you staple it in half? It was an odd way to receive a postcard!

I will get something sent out in 2021!
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Yes, I did.

It was over the length limit for USPS and wanted to make sure the unusual postcard size made it to you.

Hope you enjoyed this local historic structure. Very cool modern architecture so should fit your topic.

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Sorry for the huge delay in posting something out. My Pay It Forward is now in the post.
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Thank you for updating us on the pay it forward item that you have sent, Dannick. :)

I was just about to add a post to this thread to kick-start this thread again.

That said, I will mail something to one of the thread participants to get a few items going (at the same time) during covid-19. :) I really think that this is needed during the pandemic.

P.S. I have just prepared something for one of the participants and it will be mailed tomorrow. :)
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A "Pay it Forward" item has been sent today to one of the participants. Please add a post to this thread once it arrives. :)

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The second of two little flocks of birds that landed today - beautiful stamps and birds! Many thanks!
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Do we have an update on the, "Pay it Forward" thread items received or posted?

I have mailed an item, mid-March, to a participant of this thread and still no response. :o I guess covid-19 has something to do with it?

Anyway, I will leave this to the end of the week and mail an item to get the thread going again. :)

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I mailed 2 items today to help get this thread moving again as well.

Continue to take good care, everyone.
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Well done, Jim! I'll try to get this thread going a bit more active too. :)

Five Pay it forward covers prepared. Will bring them to the post office when they open tomorrow, to be sent to five different locations around the world. Quite different distances too, so should take different long/short time before they arrive.

Hope all of you are staying well in these difficult times, and that things soon will turn back to normal again!

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Thank you so much Jim and Henrik! :D

I really do appreciate your effort in getting the thread moving.

I have mailed a cover to one of the participants, but I guess the note inside got overlooked. :roll: But that is OK because I will be mailing another cover to a participant tomorrow.
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As posted above, a "Pay it Forward" item is now on its way to one of the participants.

When receiving a cover or a postcard from me, please read the message carefully because it does say that it's a "Pay it Forward" item.

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Received this nice postcard from Jim, thank you.
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Sent out a new Pay It Forward cover.
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This superb, "Pay it Forward", cover has arrived from henrik_rrb. :D

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This fantastic cover with postcard inside has arrived today. Thank you very much, Dannick. I hope to prepare a new cover this weekend:
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Received a nice cover from Derrick (stampquestions), will post a scan shortly and forward something on.
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A wonderful cover with bridges in Goteborg, arrived yesterday.
Along with an FDC also with a bridge (I did not identify it) and another beautiful postcard.
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Very glad you like the cover and the FDC, Jose Paulo!

My guess is that the bridge on the FDC is Centralbron (Central bridge) in Stockholm. Seen that it's the City Hall in the background and the angle seen from the bridge it should be that, although it looks a bit different today compared to 1975.

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henrik_rrb wrote:
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Very glad you like the cover and the FDC, Jose Paulo!

My guess is that the bridge on the FDC is Centralbron (Central bridge) in Stockholm. Seen that it's the City Hall in the background and the angle seen from the bridge it should be that, although it looks a bit different today compared to 1975.
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A "Pay it Forward" item has been sent to one of the participants. :)
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A lovely surprise - received two days after airports were closed for all international flights :D
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Dannick wrote:
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Received a nice cover from Derrick (stampquestions), will post a scan shortly and forward something on.
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Thank you for the freebies too
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Re: Cover or Postcard "Pay it Forward" Thread

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One cover sent today.
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Re: Cover or Postcard "Pay it Forward" Thread

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A big thanks to Henrik for the lovely Pay it Forward cover with contents :D


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New Pay it Forward cover ready to be posted.

Mark, could you take me off the List of participants for now. I don't have as much time at the moment to keep track of everything. Thanks.
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Re: Cover or Postcard "Pay it Forward" Thread

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A new cover "pay it forward" is travelling to someone. I hope it arrives soon. :D
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Re: Cover or Postcard "Pay it Forward" Thread

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Just giving this thread a bump, since we had a few "Pay it Forward" items mailed at the begging of April and May and only a few are turning up.

If you have received a, "Pay it Forward" cover or postcard please add a post to this thread.

Thank you! :)
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Thanks for the unique Canada postcard with a Karen Kain stamp, Mark.
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You are very welcome, Jim! :D
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Re: Cover or Postcard "Pay it Forward" Thread

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Have gotten a lovely Pay it forward cover from Elcooperativo in Spain. Thank you so much! Will pay it forward after the weekend. :)
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