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Adventures of the Traveling Postcard #96

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Adventures of the Traveling Postcard #96
Swap Coordinator:mdkrouwel (contact)
Swap categories: Postcards 
Number of people in swap:69
Location:International
Type:Type 2: Flat mail
Rating requirement:4.96
Last day to signup/drop:January 2, 2020
Date items must be sent by:January 11, 2020
Number of swap partners:1
Description:

PLEASE NOTE: Well-established folks ONLY (50 or more Type 2/Type 3 swaps completed). I changed the settings to an automatical rating of 4.96. If you wish to participate but your rating is too low, please contact me and I will check your profile and decide whether or not to let you in as well. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ PLEASE NOTE TOO: do not ad a new card as long as you still have a card to send out that belongs to someone else. Lately I do receive envies with more then one card (that's okay), but then there is also a brand new card added to join this swap. I have also been contacted about this by other participants. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

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. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

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!) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

Hang on to the postcard(s) that you receive in each round. We will have another round each month. 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. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

IMPORTANT:

1.) Please don't send more than 3 cards per round. Hang on to the extra ones and send them in following rounds. If you have too many, please contact me.

2.) Do not ad a new card as long as you still have a card to send out that belongs to someone else. If you do receive a newly started card as an 'extra' card, please let me know.

3.) 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.

4.) 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 rotation.

5.) 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.

6.) 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.

7.) Do not send huge cards! It requirers extra postage! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

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!

Discussion

MrsKytes 12/ 3/2019 #

I moved in June of this year, so if you see my card with a Paris address, please PM me for my new one! Thank you.

institches 12/ 4/2019 #

I will be passing this round. I will be on vacation in (hopefully) warm, sunny Florida!

Suggestion for people who move (like above):

It would be very helpful if you post your name as many cards do not have the Swap-bot ID on them.

HelenG6 12/12/2019 #

I'm on vacation during this time. I hope to do another round in 2020.

mdkrouwel 12/13/2019 #

I have 4 cards to send on with me, if anyone is without any, let me know and I will kindly send one or two to you for your next round.

cmalaina 12/14/2019 #

I have 2 that are going back there full and sending them off to their owners.

Jafferty 12/25/2019 #

I am sending home a card to Rita Cerniglia (Arkansas), no user name on card. Started in Round 79. Also sending on @newrule for Nurulhuda from Malaysia to my partner. It''s almost done. Just one (maybe two) more names.

RiverTopanga 12/29/2019 #

Instead of passing this round, I will be starting a new card. I have not received a card to pass on from the last round - it is coming from Tasmania!

ablev92 12/30/2019 #

This will be my first time joining so it will be a new card from me :)

mdkrouwel 01/ 2/2020 #

Round 97 can be found here:

http://www.swap-bot.com/swap/show/290709?new=1

MrsKytes 01/ 2/2020 #

I'll be sending on the cards of @Fabriqueen & @lostinavalon this round.

mcovey 01/ 4/2020 #

I have to send on this round Charlotte H of Wisconsin and Kathy W of South Carolina! Both almost full !

MisplacedfromPA 01/ 8/2020 #

Moving on cards=Cadel from France, Stephanie S from Missouri, Jane from Witham England.

carol 01/10/2020 #

I'm sending along cards from Christina C, OR and Charlotte H, WI.

Readergirl 01/11/2020 #

Ok, I received the postcard from my partner today. This is my first round. I hold on to this card until another swap is posted, right?

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