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Oscar Melton Thomas

In Memoriam - Oscar Melton Thomas WCS #1053 (1946 - 2016)
(Written by: Western Express Editor Ken Stack from the
Western Express September 2016)

In Memory of Oscar Thomas, Western Cover Society Treasurer and U.S. Navy man, with a donation of $5,000.00, current Western Cover Society Treasurer Ryan Baum has taken out life memberships for the six United States Air Craft Carriers that Oscar Thomas had funded, and added 4 new ones. Membership shall last as long as the ships are in commission.

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The Western Cover Society studies the Postal History of the old west and publishes information in a quarterly journal called Western Express about Western Express covers, territorials, town cancellations, or anything pertaining to the mails of the old west.

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