David’s US talk
David Bowman gave a presentation on the history of the development of the USA when Ayrshire Philatelic Society held its first meeting of the 2017- 18 session.
He started with items showing early settlement, and moving on through the early colonies, the American Patriots and the War of Independence.
Members were treated to details of the various states and when they joined the Union, the presidents upt o the present day, and finishing off with stamps showing the development of American flags.
He was thanked by Robert Watt, outgoing president. The next meeting on Friday, September 15 will be a members’ bourse, at Prestwick Community Centre at 7.30pm.