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Wendy Thrasher
  • Bancroft, Ontario
  • Canada
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Subscription Magazines vs Magazine Stand Magazines
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Is there much of a difference between magazines received by subscription and those sold at news/magazine stands?Maybe inserts?Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Wendy Thrasher yesterday.

Complete Collections
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How many complete collections of NGM are out there??Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Wendy Thrasher 9 hours ago.

Bancroft, Ontario, Canada Collector - Pre 1926 Issues
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Anyone have any of these issues?  Please respond with price, etc.Thanks!WendyContinue

Started this discussion. Last reply by bruno Amalberti Jul 25, 2013.

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Wendy Thrasher replied to Wendy Thrasher's discussion Complete Collections
"for"
9 hours ago
Wendy Thrasher replied to Wendy Thrasher's discussion Complete Collections
"That's what I see on tge NGM site then? Sometimes up to four covers fir one issue."
9 hours ago
George Thomas Wilson and Wendy Thrasher are now friends
20 hours ago
George Thomas Wilson replied to Wendy Thrasher's discussion Complete Collections
"Sorry, the best way to describe the state of my collection is "organized chaos".  I keep meaning to get it presentable but life keeps getting in the way.  Maybe some day. As for the Newsstand copies, I've only been buying…"
21 hours ago
Wendy Thrasher replied to Wendy Thrasher's discussion Complete Collections
"I'd love to see your collection! How long have you been collecting the news stand editions?"
22 hours ago
George Thomas Wilson replied to Wendy Thrasher's discussion Complete Collections
"Including the 99 reprints I mentioned, I have a complete collection. 1888 to 1895 are all reprints. 1896 to 1907 are mixed. 1908 to 2020 are originals. I just got the December 2020 newsstand copy, still waiting for my subscription copy."
yesterday
Wendy Thrasher replied to Wendy Thrasher's discussion Complete Collections
"Which issues do you have in your collection?"
yesterday
Wendy Thrasher replied to Wendy Thrasher's discussion Subscription Magazines vs Magazine Stand Magazines
"Thanks again, Tom!  I'm finding this extremely interesting.  I'll probably have more questions for you! Wendy"
yesterday
George Thomas Wilson replied to Wendy Thrasher's discussion Complete Collections
"Back when the Geographic was young, it was a common practice to have complete volumes of any magazine, not just ours, bound.  Back then binderies were common.  They would usually remove the covers and all advertisements from the…"
yesterday
Wendy Thrasher replied to Wendy Thrasher's discussion Complete Collections
"Thanks so much, Tom. So yes, there is hope! I'm not collecting to sell (except for duplicates). I would just love to own the collection (whether they're reprints or not). How did people get the issues bound? Were they purchased that…"
yesterday
George Thomas Wilson replied to Wendy Thrasher's discussion Subscription Magazines vs Magazine Stand Magazines
"Wendy, You are correct about the inserts.  In the newsstand issues there often are invitations to subscribe to the magazine and occasionally a promotional world map, while in the subscription issues there are things like the Society's…"
yesterday
George Thomas Wilson replied to Wendy Thrasher's discussion Complete Collections
"Wendy, Apologies for getting back to you so late on this topic but I was visiting my daughter who had her first child (my sixth grandchild) and it has taken me a while to get back into the swing of things.  I wanted to respond earlier but…"
yesterday
Wendy Thrasher replied to Bruce Whitney's discussion Inherited complete set 1888-2000
"Which years' issues are single (not bound)?"
Nov 17
Steve replied to Wendy Thrasher's discussion Complete Collections
"My email is stevet2@hotmail.com"
Nov 13
Steve replied to Wendy Thrasher's discussion Complete Collections
"Hi... I have possibly a complete set from the beginning but I live in the Toronto area and was trying to find someone up here that was interested"
Nov 13
Wendy Thrasher replied to Wendy Thrasher's discussion Complete Collections
"Thanks for the input."
Nov 12

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At 10:03am on June 25, 2013, Dave Bulford said…

Hi Wendy;

I have approx 3500 mags total.  1100 in 'My Collection' spanning Jan. 1914 to 'now'; and approx 2500 'duplicates'. Duplicates span 1915 to 1993, with the bulk in the 1970's.  Thirty-one years (1929-1959) of (62) professionally bound (in black buckram) volumes (Lehman Book Bindery - Waterloo, Ontario).  1983 to present are in NGS leather sleeves.

At 10:19am on June 25, 2013, Wendy Thrasher said…

What are you asking for your collection?

 

Do you have any comments you can post?

 

Thanks!

 

Wendy

At 10:21am on June 25, 2013, Wendy Thrasher said…

Do you have an e-mail address I can contact you with?  I'm still new to this site and am having difficulty navigating through it.

Wendy

At 10:21am on June 25, 2013, Wendy Thrasher said…
At 7:59pm on August 7, 2013, marc said…

I live in Wynnewood, Pennsylvania which is a suburb of Philadelphia

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