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Bill Nelson
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From: Lakewood, Colorado U.S.A.
Registered: Jul 2006

posted 01-17-2015 08:46 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for Bill Nelson   Click Here to Email Bill Nelson     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
In the 1985 to 1986 time frame, I was a member of a group called the Space Patch Collector's Club out of Pittsburgh. Does anyone remember that, who it was run by and how long it lasted?

Cozmosis22
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From: Texas * Earth
Registered: Apr 2011

posted 01-18-2015 05:31 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for Cozmosis22     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Yes, was a member there up through about 1993. It was run by a gentleman by the name of Christopher Pirollo.

astroborg
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Posts: 182
From: Woodbridge, VA, USA
Registered: Nov 2000

posted 02-08-2015 05:37 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for astroborg   Click Here to Email astroborg     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
I also was a member. It was a great way to stay current with the frequent STS patch releases in the pre-internet days.

SpaceFerris
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From: Leonardtown, MD
Registered: Mar 2015

posted 03-23-2015 03:45 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for SpaceFerris   Click Here to Email SpaceFerris     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
I was a member as well. It was a time when mission coverage was dwindling on broadcast TV and very few periodicals had much if any information in the early 80s on the manned space flights. Aviation Week and Space Technology and Countdown were exceptions. It helped me obtain quality mission patches before eBay or the internet were options for us.

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