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Patron, Benefactor and Sustaining Subscribers


La Posta Patrons contribute $100 or more for their subscription. Patrons recognize that the La Posta journal, along with its books, is a vital force that helps build and sustain interest in American postal history. Patron, Benefactor and Sustainer contributions go beyond just supporting the journal and help fund our research and publishing endeavors. We are indebted to them for their generous support. Without it, La Posta could not continue to exist. We give our special thanks to the following individuals for contributions above and beyond:

Roland Austin
Ryan Baum
Chip Brown
Mike Brown
Don Denman
Norman Elrod
Helen Galatan-Stone
Kenneth Hamlin
Jerry Johnson
Dick Keiser
Russell Lang
James E. Lee
Dr. Richard Londo
Jeff Lough
Helga Martin
Steven Miedziak
Burnham Neill
Lawrence K. Oliver
Alan Parsons
Norman Pence
Paul Petosky
Robert Quintero
R.G. Schultz
Michael Senta, M.D.
Gus Spector, M.D.
Jesse Spector, M.D
Robert Stoldal
Harlan F. Stone II
W.L. Strauss
James Stultz
Steve Swain
Harvey S. Teal
William J. Treat
Alan Warren

The following individuals and institutions have contributed $75-$99 for their La Posta subscription and we are proud to list them as our Benefactor Subscribers.

Joseph Adamski
William E. Brooks
Ronald Couchot
Richard F. Curtin
Charles W. Denton
Robert M. Ebiner
Edward Fisher
Dave Hamilton
Jim Havlena
Millard Mack
Randy McEwen
Col. Richard Morain
Eric Nelson
Charles Neyhart Jr.
James C. Risner
Alexander J. Savakis
Henry B. Scheuer
Charles S. Wallis Jr.
Sustaining Subscribers

The following individuals and institutions have contributed $50-$74 for their La Posta subscription and we are proud to list them as our Sustaining Subscribers.

William Baker
Ed Bates Jr.
Henry F. Battestin Jr.
W.R. Beith
Dr. Steven J. Berlin
John H. Bloor
Roger Brody
Edward H. Brown
Maurice Bursey
Arden D. Callender Jr.
Thomas E. Caton
Thomas E. Chastang
John Cheramy
Michael Clark
David Collyer
Vince Costello
Joe Crosby
Mike Del Grosso Jr.
Bill DiPaolo
John Flint
Harold Ford
Dale Forster
Dennis Gelvin
Ray Getsug
Henry Gitner
Don Glickstein
James Green
Raymond Hadley
Jim Havlena
Dr. Edwin J. Helitzer
Robert R. Henak
Gary G. Hendren
Terry Hines
Reginald Hofmaier
Don L. Hofsommer
David Holdwick Sr
John Hollister
Col. Frederick Howland
James Inverarity
Stefan T. Jaronsky
Kelvin Kindahl
Lucien S. Klein
Daniel M. Knowles, M.D.
George Kramer
Alfred F. Kugel
Leslie W. Lee
Rev. David C. Lingard
Leonard Lukens
Larry Maddox
Craig Martin
Richard Martorelli
Larry McBride
Robert McCurdy
R.G. Metcalf
Lynn Minneman
Andrew W. Mitchell
James Moses
Jim Myerson
William A. Nix
John E. Panek
Dr. Everett Parker
Robert Peck
Richard Pesot
Larry Pettinger
Toivo Ranniko
Thomas J. Richards
Thomas S. Richardson
Hal Ross
Fred Schmitt
Paul Schroeder
William R. Schultz
Joseph Sedivy
Steven W. Shay
James E. Sheur
Randy Smith
John A. Steele
K.D. Steidley, Ph.D.
Rex Stever
Bob Summerell
Robert D. Swanson
Michael Taugher
Norman Tjeltveit
Don Tocher
Thomas Unterberger
Timothy G. Wait
John Weigle
Doug Weisz
Kenneth White
Louise Wile
David E. Williams
Arthur Winterfeld
Charles Wood
John Wright

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