StampNews.com got to know that the American First Day Cover Society, the world's biggest non-profit organization of FDC collectors, has chosen Columbus, Ohio, for its 2015 show and convention. Americover 2015 will celebrate the society's 60th anniversary.
The official hotel rates for every Americover have been below $100, and that will be true for the 2015 edition.
"Americover 2014 in New Jersey was a huge success and we plan to continue the fun and excitement in Columbus", Show Chairman Peter Martin said. "If you collect first day covers, this is the place to be, because virtually all the major FDC dealers, exhibitors and collectors will be here".
This is the AFDCS' first time back in Ohio's capital since its convention in 1992, but it is a strong area for first day cover collecting and the AFDCS has done well at the APS shows in Columbus.
All Americovers are World Series of Philately shows dedicated to first day covers and the fun of stamp collecting. Locations move around the country, often at a venue within a reasonable driving distance of APS StampShow.