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Adventures of the Traveling Postcard R30

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Swap Coordinator:AnnieMaxine (contact)
Swap categories: Postcards 
Number of people in swap:119
Location:International
Type:Type 2: Flat mail
Last day to signup/drop:August 9, 2014
Date items must be sent by:August 16, 2014
Number of swap partners:1
Description:

Wouldn't it be great to send a postcard and see where it had been all around the world? Then get it returned back to you after its adventures were over? Let's do it!

IF THIS IS YOUR FIRST ROUND:

Choose a card. A card that you think people would enjoy seeing (however, PLEASE DO NOT USE EXTRA LARGE POSTCARDS THAT WILL REQUIRE EXTRA POSTAGE!). Put your name and address (including the country!) on the right hand side of the card. Put the title of the swap ("Adventures of the Traveling Postcard") and your screenname at the top of the left hand side. PUT IT IN AN ENVELOPE and send it off to your partner. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

IF YOU PARTICIPATED IN THE PREVIOUS ROUND(S):

Just write your name, username, city, state/country, on the left hand side of the postcard you received in the previous round. Put it in an envelope and send it to your partner! (DO NOT WRITE YOUR ENTIRE ADDRESS ON THE POSTCARD - THIS TAKES UP TOO MUCH SPACE!)

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Hang on to the postcard(s) that you receive in each round. We will have another round as soon as everyone has clicked "Sent" in the previous round. (Sign up when you receive yours from the previous round, start another one in rotation, or contact me, as I may have a postcard that needs to be put back into rotation as well!) When the left side of the postcard is filled up with the names and cities of those that have received the postcard, the last person will stamp your actual postcard and send it back to you.

Only join if you are awesome and a non-flaker. Well-established folks ONLY (50 or more Type 2/Type 3 swaps completed) and I will ban if I feel that you may be a questionable swapper. I want to do my best to ensure that everyone receives their postcard back! So don't join if you don't think you can commit to it for the long haul, K? I will be checking EVERYONE'S profile and will ban anyone that I feel like. Thanks and happy swapping!

NOTE: Do NOT send the postcard back to the original owner until the left side of the postcard is completely filled unless instructed otherwise.

ALSO: Do not destroy, bend, write on the front of, or ANYTHING else that destroys the integrity of the postcard. Treat the postcard how you would want yours treated. That's just etiquette, folks!

Additionally: If you stop swapping for more than three rounds, your name will be placed on the "Send Back To" list and your card will be sent back to you if it's still in rotation. This is only fair...why should a few of us do all the work and you just get to sit back and wait?!

And too: If you ever receive more than 3 postcards in any round, please contact me, so I can get a few back from you. Just trying to keep postage down for everyone!

Discussion

HelloCindi 08/ 1/2014 #

I received my Traveling Postcard in the mail on July 28, 2014! I just want to say THANK YOU to @rhynah @thisismeAXiD @kim91262 @Elisabeth @racheledj @crimsonrivulet @smadronia @bungaalangalang @tizzicat @scarlettroses02 @AnnieMaxine @mamabear @BluGinhm @VioletFaye for signing & passing along my postcard!

flowerchild 08/ 1/2014 #

I have 2 to move on...

@sweetsaltfish from rd 26, card is currently touring the USA

@Mimi7 from round 27, card is currently touring the world! Lucky PC!!!!

dlchick 08/ 1/2014 #

I'm sending out one that belongs to Rose D. From PA (no user name). Has anyone seen mine? I fear it may have been lost, maybe I should send another one? If anyone doesn't receive one this round, I'll be happy to send out a new one.

NatashaMay 08/ 2/2014 #

I have one from@ToshaV and one from @suesuzieq for this round.

preslarb 08/ 3/2014 #

I would love to know if mine is still out there.....please let me know. I have Barbara Firth's pc (no username on the card). Will send it on this round. Still lots of room.

ladydy5 08/ 3/2014 #

Have two postcards to send with this R30.belonging to Darla Maple and NanaTreadwell in case you are wondering where they are right now, today.

pne 08/ 3/2014 #

I have three cards, for @tatntole R27, Meredith Anderson R24, and @Mimi7 R21.

Melon1789 08/ 4/2014 #

I've got @mskadie 's R24 postcard, I'm the third stop for this card, so I'll be passing it along. Love the zebras! :D

spinjenny 08/ 4/2014 #

I'll be sending a card from @jeepermom which can take just one more entry and a new card of my own as my previous one was returned last round.

Ajijic 08/ 4/2014 #

I have three cards to pass along: Corinna Aalberts, Johanna Muizelaar, Juliana John.

thislifeofa 08/ 4/2014 #

I'd love to join this swap but I'm inexperienced... :( So sad.

racheledj 08/ 4/2014 #

Hello, Ive been off for a bit, but will now be continuing and sending on Gina ShufferRaues' postcard.

schaefchen 08/ 4/2014 #

I have @palmettogirl727 s postcard (and I am glad my postcard is still traveling, thank you @racheldj )

bookworm66 08/ 5/2014 #

I have Tania Neirinckx's card started in round 22.

pne 08/ 5/2014 #

@racheledj I think that’s @schaefchen

qwerty2k 08/ 5/2014 #

I will be sending on Mandy Jansen's card (started in R19).

crmc 08/ 5/2014 #

I'll be sending Shirley Kimball's card back to her. Wish I'd been to the European cities it's been to!

twobluecrows 08/ 6/2014 #

I'm sending out Philip Newton's card this round, it's still got room for a couple more.

Anyone seen mine?

sherba31 08/ 6/2014 #

I have Janadah Sartin's from round 19 to send on.

AnnieMaxine 08/ 6/2014 #

Attention Swappers: If you are also participating in @purtie26 's Traveling Postcard for Newbies, PLEASE keep the postcards separate. I fear that things are getting mixed up, as I've encountered TWO from her swap. Of course, it is a free country and please feel free to participate in both, I'm not offended. BUT, PLEASE make sure they stay SEPARATE. I try VERY hard to keep cards moving and I don't want any of them to get lost with inexperienced swappers.

Thank you.

thisismeAXiD 08/ 7/2014 #

ok I know my profile says I'll be on vacation during the swap. But I will be sending when I'm on vacation. I don't want to miss a round!

mariewilliams810 08/ 7/2014 #

I have a few cards out there. Just wondering if anyone has seen them lately. (Marie Williams from Superior WI)

Deeno1105 08/ 7/2014 #

Elaine Moir: I have your card to send this round. (No Swap Name)

weatherwax 08/ 7/2014 #

I have a postcard from@Mimi7 from R19 to send on :)

churlann 08/ 8/2014 #

I have never received my card back. Just wondering if anyone out there has it. Can't wiat to see where it has gone.

CajunLady 08/ 8/2014 #

Has anyone seen my card? Mikki McCoy. I sent them out about a year ago.

thisismeAXiD 08/ 8/2014 #

passing on:

  • Carmen from BC.

  • Charlotte from WI.

  • Pat from FL.

:-)

Vickyen 08/ 9/2014 #

Sending on @Racheledj started R20 so has room for a few more, Siobman Menn started R17 and has lots of room and @widel0123 started R18 and has room for at least two more - Happy Travels to all and hope your pc makes its way back to you! I have had one come back and oh' the places it traveled! Lucky pcs! Hugs and Happy Swapping! ;)

danushaj 08/ 9/2014 #

I got my postcard back!!! It started travels in March 2013!! There are over 20 signatures on it!! Thank you so much you have made me very happy especially after my first card, a 3D one was stolen on its first trip, which made me very upset.

I'm sending home Janadah S. USA, and going for its's last trip is misscorina's (Netherlands) card before it will go home.

kim91262 08/10/2014 #

i'm sending on Nichole Spencer's (nicholes) card this round. Started in R22, it has mostly traveled around the US. Good thing there's room for one last signature, b/c it's headed to the UK before heading home to Detroit!

Mimi7 08/11/2014 #

I am sending Karen Rochat card , she just started it on round 29, I am the first to sign it.

thisismeAXiD 08/11/2014 #

Sent mine from Wall, SD today!

Sacha 08/13/2014 #

I'm sending out @caddi PC and received three cards today from Philip @pne One of them is going home!!! The other two cards are from Meredith Anderson (R24) and Pattie McClimans (R27) I'm sending these two cards further in R 31 ....

Has anyone seen any of my cards, my username @Sacha (from the Netherlands)

mcovey 08/13/2014 #

I have Kirsten from Austria--5th person to sign plenty of room for more !

ToshaV 08/13/2014 #

I am mailing one from @hazan33 & one from Karen Rochat off today!

AnnieMaxine 08/13/2014 #

Think your card is lost and gone forever? I just got a postcard from a user no longer participating in the swap. It is from ROUND 1! @Apelser - it has been well traveled and rested often!

Eponita 08/14/2014 #

I have cards from @mimi7 (you've got a few on the go!) and @DanushaJ

Has anyone seen my card...?

Caddi 08/14/2014 #

@anniemaxine i also got a card from @apelser i'm the last signer and will send it home tomorrow. i'm also sending along a card from @lorettadog and i got another one from @flowerchild to send along next round. thanks @sacha for letting me know my card is still out there.

NatashaMay 08/15/2014 #

@Sacha I had one of yours in R29 and I sent it to @jeepermom

inthewild 08/15/2014 #

Just received crimsonrivulet's card in the mail that I'll be sending on in this round. It has traveled to 14 destinations and room for another 4 or 5.

Deeno1105 08/15/2014 #

I'm sending out one of my own since I haven't rec'd from my partner and looks like it hasn't been mailed yet. :-{

AnnieMaxine 08/18/2014 #

Still waiting for 7 people to send!

ladydy5 08/18/2014 #

I have a little wait from the Netherlands but will be awaitingto send R31 next

NatashaMay 03/23/2015 #

I'm sorry to see this swap end. Thanks @AnnieMaxine for keeping it going for so long. Hope I get to see my postcards return to me. I have lost track of them a while ago. Nataša May, Slovenia

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