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Critic's Bundle Choices for October

October 15, 2017 :: by Fred Moe

Critic Fred Moe chooses journal, writing, and project from October Bundle ... Read more »


October Bundle Is On Its Way To Your House

October 06, 2017 :: by Heather Lane

A very thick bundle is coming your way. ... Read more »


New Officers on October 1

October 01, 2017 :: by Dave Tribby

October 1 marks the beginning the new AAPA fiscal year, with a new slate of officers ... Read more »


New Desktop Publishing Tutorial

September 28, 2017 :: by Dave Tribby

AAPA announces a new tutorial on using Scribus to publish amateur journals ... Read more »


Gnu Bundle Choices for September

September 20, 2017 :: by Fred Moe

Fred Moe chose Harry Spence's Independence Way for the Journal of the Month and all the writing in the AAJ for Writing of the Month. ... Read more »


Members in Mt. Pleasant, IA

September 17, 2017 :: by Wolfshohl & Coughlin

AAPA members distribute information and samples and witness steam roller printing ... Read more »


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