Old China Town KL The Malaya Study Group Selangor SG 87

The Malaya Study Group exists for collectors of the stamps, postal stationery and postal history of the states of Peninsular Malaysia which until 1963 formed the Federation of Malaya, including the Straits Settlements of Malacca, Penang and Singapore, the Federated Malay States, Negri Sembilan and Sungei Ujong, Pahang, Perak and Selangor and the Unfederated States, Johor, Kedah, Kelantan, Perlis and Trengganu. Many MSG members also collect & study all of modern Malaysia, Singapore, and the island of Borneo, comprising additionally  Sabah, Sarawak, Borneo, Labuan, and the states of Brunei & the peninsular state of Singapore. Study of the whole area so often adds to understanding and appreciation of the philately of Malaya. The Society has a JOURNAL, "The Malayan Philatelist" and a NEWSLETTER supplied free to members, EXCHANGE PACKETS, AUCTIONS and has produced a number of significant PUBLICATIONS on the stamps and postal history of the area.


MSG Postal Stationery & Revenues 20th October 2014


There is a more substantial set of pictures and report on the Members Only Area

The auction was a great event, especially from a sellers perspective, with substantial prices astonishing the Room. Postal bidders were prominent on some lots, but Room bidders were also very successful.

Lot 452

Some of the lots on display


Viewing, with Andrew Norris, Len Stanway and Terry Russell


From right to left, Carl Stott, Trerasurer who organised and managed the Auction; Peter Cockburn, auctioneer and Publications Production Manager,; Susan Mc Ewen, Chairman MSG. Standing - the two auction 'runners' who handle the lots during the auction, Martin Roper , Publicity Secretary and Dominic Morris, Hon.Secretary


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