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Adventures of the Traveling Postcard #50

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Adventures of the Traveling Postcard #50
Swap Coordinator:mdkrouwel (contact)
Swap categories: Postcards 
Number of people in swap:62
Location:International
Type:Type 2: Flat mail
Last day to signup/drop:January 3, 2016
Date items must be sent by:January 10, 2016
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 screen name at the top of the left hand side. PUT IT IN AN ENVELOPE and send it off to your partner.

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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.

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 postcards back. So don't join if you don't think you can commit to it for the long haul. I will be checking EVERYONE'S profile and will ban anyone that I feel like. Thanks and happy swapping!

Please don't send more than 3 cards per round. Before sending out the cards to the next person, do check if the cards belongs to someone who is still participating. If they are not, please contact me about it.

NOTE: Do NOT send the postcard back to the original owner until the left side of the postcard is completely filled unless instructed otherwise. CHECK TO MAKE SURE YOU'RE NOT SENDING YOUR PARTNER'S CARD BACK TO THEM AS PART OF THE SWAP ROUND YOU'RE ON.

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.

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.

And if you decide to stop the swap, please contact me so you can send your received cards to me and I can keep them in the rotation.

Discussion

twobluecrows 12/18/2015 #

I received my postcard from R27 today! It went around the world and back again, lastly through Brooklyn, NY! Thanks to everyone who passed it on!

I hope to start up with a new card after our move in January is all settled in.

Deeno1105 12/19/2015 #

I will be sending 2 cards that just got to me from our hostess in the Netherlands. Shirley Kimball card that began R#46 & N. Kadir that began R#44

LisaLisa3 12/21/2015 #

I have two cards to send this time as well. I love these swaps. : )

ElaCaiu 12/29/2015 #

I haven't received cards for R49 yet, so I may have to sit this round out.

mcovey 12/30/2015 #

I haven't received mine from round 49 but I will start another if I don't receive in time

smokeandmirrors 12/30/2015 #

I haven't received my card from Round 49 so i'm hoping it will arrive soon so i can send it on.

mcovey 12/31/2015 #

I have received my cards ! I have Aislinn from Philippines and yunjinkim to send on

inthewild 01/ 1/2016 #

Have also not received from R49 but there's still a few days to go to the 10th.

Coss 01/ 1/2016 #

I will be forwarding on @suesuzieq from Idaho from R46

CANNEKCUL 01/ 2/2016 #

Hello. I still have not received by postcards back from rounds #R44 and #R45 (July and August). They were beautiful 3D red roses. Please check your items to see if you have one of them so it can be returned to me. Thanks

inthewild 01/ 3/2016 #

I will be forwarding Sophiedarling's p/c from Round 48 that I received today.

EmilyT 01/ 3/2016 #

I will be passing on cards belonging to Shirley K. and @tizzicat this round.

flowerchild 01/ 5/2016 #

sending on @french73 R43 and @BluGinhm R47. Both have been traveling and are now going back to Europe...lucky cards :)

Mimi7 01/ 5/2016 #

I got my own back (not full) started at round 20, there is hope for your lost postcards :) I have julebeary from round 19 to send on!! I also have rimbar to send on.

Mimi7 01/ 5/2016 #

Rimbar is from round 44

twobluecrows 01/11/2016 #

I'm back in the series--just sent the first card since the fall when I had to quit for a while.

mdkrouwel 01/14/2016 #

Round 51 is here!

http://www.swap-bot.com/swap/show/215411?new=1

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