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A Tale of Two Magazines
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Somehow I finished up with 2 copies of December 1919.Neither were particualry good.Both had corners missing fron the front covers.One had no back cover.One had an almost completely destroyed spine.I…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Scott T. Shier Jun 2, 2021.

Availability and ebay.
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Is it just me or has anybody else noticed that there is less availability for (say) pre-1950 magazines and maps/supps on ebay?Is this evolution at work?!Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Mark Van Winkle Apr 24, 2021.

Map/Supplement Register
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Does anybody know if there is a Full list of which months contained Maps/Supplements ?I actually need from the Start up to 1949 as I have the remainder.Many thanks !George.Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Rachel Jun 10, 2019.

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Thomas Jovin left a comment for george warren
"Dear George, I can be reached at: +49-551-23410 (land line) or +49-176-61060183 (mobile) I live in Göttingen, Germany (Lower Saxony) regards, Tom"
Apr 26
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Apr 26
george warren replied to Barbara Gerrity's discussion Best Offer for Collection in sleeves perfect condition
"Try heartforethiopia.org who may take some/all and are a major seller on ebay. A good cause also."
Apr 14
george warren replied to Cindy Vogel's discussion NGS Magazine
"Try heartforethiopia.org who may take some/all and are a major seller on ebay. A good cause also."
Apr 14
george warren replied to Bryon Russell's discussion Complete collection from January 1960 to present and 11 issues from 1949 to 1956
"Try heartforethiopia.org who may take some/all and are a major seller on ebay. A good cause also."
Apr 14
george warren replied to John Mahoney's discussion Large collection of original complete unbound NGM from 1906-2020, Ephemera, on eBay Now, Round 5
"John, Can I trouble you for the ebay links as I cannot seem to find these. Thanks! George Warren."
Feb 7
george warren replied to Nina and Ron Lacey's discussion 201 NG Magazines for sale (1976-2012)
"Try heartforethiopia.org They sell on ebay and may pay for the postage on the ones they want (usually the older ones)."
Nov 23, 2021
george warren replied to Philip Riviere's discussion Checkoff List of All National Geographic Maps and Supplements. Updated to July 2017
"October 1939 had 2 maps: Central Europe and the Med as of 8/28/39 and ditto as of 9/1/39. It took me a long while to find the 9/1/39 version!  I eventually bought it from heartsforethopia.org on ebay."
Nov 22, 2021
george warren replied to Ellen Hoover's discussion 10 issues of National Geographic Magazine to give away (1928, 1936, 1937)
"If all else fails, heartforethopia.org will likely take them and pay (at least) postgae. Speak to Lauralee who seems to run the Charity from home and what a job she does for a good cause."
Sep 19, 2021
george warren replied to Pete Daniels's discussion Selling Nat Geo 1941 - 1962
"Hi Pete, Most people who are looking to buy will ask the same questions: 1. List of years and months. 2. Indicate which Maps/Supplements are included (or not). 3. Photos of fronts, backs and spines which can be taken in groups of 12…"
Jun 5, 2021
george warren replied to George Thomas Wilson's discussion 100 Years Ago: June 1921
"Very interesting Tom, thanks. Coincidentally my copy of this edition just arrived from New York. Only 100 years late then! I was intrigued by the name on the back cover... In my haste I missed Washburn and googled Cadwallader as a christian name…"
Jun 2, 2021
Scott T. Shier replied to george warren's discussion A Tale of Two Magazines
"Now that's a sure sign of a dedicated Nat Geo fan, one who takes the time and makes the effort to do some mending & repair to an issue of NGM  : -)"
Jun 2, 2021
george warren replied to Scott T. Shier's discussion licensing the NG logo out to underwear! (RE: merchandise)
"In August 1909, the NG Advertising Manager referred to his 50,000 Members as "well-to-do and cultured". I wonder what he would think of this?!"
May 31, 2021
george warren posted a discussion

A Tale of Two Magazines

Somehow I finished up with 2 copies of December 1919.Neither were particualry good.Both had corners missing fron the front covers.One had no back cover.One had an almost completely destroyed spine.I decieded to repair them both.I copied the spine from the good one to repair the other.Likewise the back cover.Again I used photocopies to repair the missing corners (inside and out).I used Scotch 3M Magic (Invisible) Tape.I would have liked to load more photos but Mr Ning would not let me! (Well,OK…See More
May 29, 2021
george warren replied to Sue Rowland's discussion National Geographic Maps 1937-1974
"Another option is heartforethopia.org. Speak to Lauralee. They are a major Seller on Ebay and for a good cause. They would likeley pay postage and possible a nominal amount for the goods."
May 19, 2021
William Buchanan left a comment for george warren
"NG issues are not in the best condition. I will check on postage. If not too much I will send to you. Address? We can discuss postage later. August 20 October 17 WYB"
May 17, 2021

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Hometown:
Norwich England
Why do you wish to join this community?
I am a collector
About Me:
Semi-retired oil worker with interest in all things geographical.
Favorite National Geographic publication:
None! They are all great
Favorite travel destination:
Maui

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At 2:16pm on September 19, 2018, Mike May said…

Hi George, I do still have the NGs 1905 to 1951, but shipping to the UK would be hugely expensive and time-consuming to package up, not to mention the risk of damage from shipping such a long distance. I'd prefer an in person pickup, especially of the older ones so the buyer knows what they're getting.

At 10:37am on May 17, 2021, William Buchanan said…

NG issues are not in the best condition. I will check on postage. If not too much I will send to you. Address? We can discuss postage later. August 20 October 17

WYB

At 10:09am on April 26, 2022, Thomas Jovin said…

Dear George,

I can be reached at:

+49-551-23410 (land line) or +49-176-61060183 (mobile)

I live in Göttingen, Germany (Lower Saxony)

regards,

Tom

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