Doubletree hotel's Presidential Suite was at capacity for the 2010 Spring
Fling during TEXPEX.
The Texas Postal History Society was organized in 1975 as an affiliate of the Texas Philatelic Association in order to further the advancement and understanding of Texas Postal History through collections, research, publications and exhibitions. There is a wide variety of collecting areas that are written about in the societys publication - Texas Postal History Society Journal.
The area called Texas has been under five postal administrations including
Spain, Mexico, Republic of Texas, Confederate States of America and United
States. The rich history of Texas adds considerable flavor to any area
the collector wishes to explore.
6th Fall Fling Held for Friday, Sept. 17,
2010 at Humble
Society members enjoyed
the Sixth Fall Fling at the Humble Hampton Inn during the Greater Houston
Stamp Show. Another solid turnout came to enjoy the Tex-Mex cuisine,
tamales and peach cobbler offered by Fred and Linda Ekenstam, and a
special Texas express companies PowerPoint presentation by Larry Ballantyne.
ARTICLES IN THE CURRENT TPHS JOURNAL:
The Journal is a quarterly publication featuring
the interests of our members. The current Journal includes:
Vince King, Jane King Fohn take Honors at StampShow
Site updated: September, 2010
President - Vince King