1 October Is World Vexillology Day

By Scott Mainwaring Vexilloid Tabloid #60 FIAV, the International Federation of Vexillological Associations, has called 1 October 1961 the “birth-day of modern vexillology” as it marks the debut of the world’s first journal of flag studies: Gerhard Grahl and Whitney Smith’s Flag Bulletin. This birthday, I think, calls for an annual celebration of all things […]

Vexilloid Tabloid #60

The October 2016 edition of the PFA club newsletter, The Vexilloid Tabloid #60, is here, featuring: 1 October Is World Vexillology Day (Scott Mainwaring) How Albany, Oregon, Got a Flag (Cole Pouliot) The Flag of Null Island (Ted Kaye) 1993 Proposals for Macau’s Flag (Patrick Genna) Powell Boulevard’s Flag Parade (Ted Kaye) Editor’s note: In this issue, Scott Mainwaring tells […]