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PSE Set Registry
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2008 Award Winners

With nearly 1,100 sets registered in the PSE Set Registry, we enjoyed an increase of 300 sets from 2007. The judges were impressed by the amazing quality of so many of the sets, making selecting of the 2008 winners a daunting task. 139 sets will receive the "Best of the Registry" certificate for being at least 75% complete and in the top spot! We wish to extend our sincere thanks to all members participating in the Registry program. Your continuing support and enthusiasm are greatly appreciated.
The Golden State Collection 1910-11 Washington Franklin Issues (NH) Avenbury Lakes Pairs 1914 Regular Issues - Coils (NH) West Coast 1926-31 Regular Issues Rotary (NH) Jay Parrino 1938 Presidential Set (NH) Jed Pairs 1939 Presidential Set - Coils (NH) Best 20th Century Commemorative Sets G-DUB 1901 Pan-American (OG) Jay Parrino 1901 Pan American (NH) Nick Kirke Collection 1913-15 Panama Pacific (Used) Randy Henson 1934 National Parks Issues (NH) Schuetz Collection Early 1950s Commemoratives (NH)

Best Overall Set The Golden State Collection 1902-03 Regular Issues (NH) Best 19th Century Regular Issue Sets wmerlin collections 1847-55 Regular Issues Complete Set (Used) Nick Kirke Collection 1861-66 Regular Issues (Used) The Golden State Collection 1881-89 American Bank Note (NH) Best 19th Century Commemorative Sets A. Simmons 1893 Columbian (NH) Nick Kirke Collection 1893 Columbian Short Set (Used) Nick Kirke Collection 1898 Trans-Mississippi (Used) Best 20th Century Regular Issue Sets The Golden State Collection 1902-03 Regular Issues (NH)

Best Airmail Sets Blue Angel Collection First Airmail Issues (NH) Jay Parrino First Airmail Issues (NH) Jay Parrino Graf Zeppelin Issues (NH Best Special Delivery Sets David Hall Special Delivery Issues (NH) West Coast Special Handling (NH) Best Parcel Post Sets The Golden State Collection 1913 Parcel Post (NH) Jay Parrino 1913 Parcel Post (NH) Best Federal Duck Sets Lifemates Federal Duck RW1-74 (NH) Christopher Rupp Federal Duck RW1-74b (NH)

PSE Set Registry Hall of Fame
Every year, several collectors receive our highest honor – induction into the PSE Set Registry Hall of Fame. Hall of Fame status acknowledges the achievements of those who have made noteworthy contributions to the hobby. It is with great respect and admiration that we present the following Hall of Fame inductees for 2008: The Golden State Collection 1902-03 Regular Issues (NH) West Coast 1926-31 Regular Issues Rotary (NH) Jay Parrino 1938 Presidential Set (NH) Randy Henson 1934 National Parks Issues (NH) The Golden State Collection 1913 Parcel Post (NH) Lifemates Federal Duck RW1-74 (NH)

Collecting U.S. stamps by sets presents an enormous opportunity for collectors to specialize and focus their energies in a specific area. In the PSE Set Registry, you can select from 335 different set compositions, list your PSE-graded collection with images, enjoy friendly competition, and communicate with others who share your love of the hobby. For more information about how you can register your collection and participate in the PSE set building competition for 2009, visit www.psestamp.com and click on Set Registry or call 877-782-6788.

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