A while back I reported faded black on the Mary Quant booklet.
Now I'm able to show used (but not soaked) copies side-by-side which clearly show the extent of the fading on the stamps:
That these are quite widespread suggests either a lack of care or a problem at the printers.
Another error on the Quant booklet concerns an upward shift of the silver, putting the value and Queen's head into the perforations and the lowest (silver) caption line up to the black caption line above it.
Again, there are more than a few of these about, I'm told.
My 50th Anniversary columns for Linn's Stamp News - For my last Great Britain columns for *Linn's Stamp News*, I decided to go out with a bang and summarize the history of the Machins in a format that would...