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Régi Magyarország Newsletter

Complete List of Back-Issues

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This is a listing of articles in each issue of Régi Magyarország 
the newsletter of the Hungarian / American Friendship Society.

Although these newsletters were written years ago, they remain available for purchase as a very valuable tool for the genealogist with Hungarian or Slovak ancestry.

All back-issues are USD $3.00 each postpaid in North America, or US
D $4 internationally.

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#1 (Summer 1993)
A New Genealogy Group Emerges; The Old Empire; Understanding Churches; 
Map of the Hungarian Empire Counties (before 1920); Hungary's Ethnic German Farmers around 1800, part 1, by Felix Game; 1877 Gazetteer of Hungary, by Debbi Korman; Surname Spellings; Parazs A Hamu Alatt (Glowing Embers Under the Ashes), by Hlivar Gyorgy; Maps, Books, etc.; Resources; Research Help.
Issue #1 = $3 USA shipping
Issue #1 = $4 International shipping

 


 

#2 (Autumn 1993)
Beginning Your Research; Hungary's Ethnic German Farmers around 1800, by Felix Game; 
On The Bookshelf (List of books and maps available for purchase); Book Review: Contents and Addresses of Hungarian Archives, by Ed Brandt; Slovak Researcher; Antiques; Errata; Research Help.
Issue #2 = $3 USA shipping
Issue #2 = $4 International shipping

 


#3 (Winter 1994)
Slovakia Microfilms; Ancestral Village Videos; Salt Lake City Convention; Travel Tips; 
Letters to the Homeland (includes example forms of address and addresses); Letters from the Homeland.
Issue #3 = $3 USA shipping
Issue #3 = $4 International shipping

 


#4 (Spring 1994)
Hungarian Microfilms; Slovak Resources in Hungary; Research Tip; Using a Computer Database; 
Salt Lake City Convention; Slovak Genealogy Research Center; (no title: Slovakia ethnic population figures); 
Temes Varmegye map; Eastern Europe on Cable TV.
Issue #4 = $3 USA shipping
Issue #4 = $4 International shipping

 


#5 (Summer 1994)
1828 Census of Hungary; Research - Contact - Encounter, by Felix Game; Microfilming Update; 
Torontal Varmegye (1910) map; Research Questions. 
(Out, but individual reprints available)
Issue #5 = $3 USA shipping
Issue #5 = $4 International shipping

 


#6 (Autumn 1994)
Baptism Records; A Hungarian Halloween?, by Felix Game; The "Real" Genealogist; SLRP - A Slovak Surname Project; Prototype Genealogy Book; Slovak Miscellany; Tough Research Problems?
Issue #6 = $3 USA shipping
Issue #6 = $4 International shipping

 


#7 (Winter 1995)
Preponderance of Evidence, by Felix Game; Coping with Foreign Language; Slovakia Filming Update; 
New Book on Jews; Hungarian Coins; Romanian Research; An Ancient Magyar Family.
Issue #7 = $3 USA shipping
Issue #7 = $4 International shipping

 


#8 (Spring 1995)
Genealogical Number-Crunching, by Felix Game; Magyar Origins (with map); LDS Microfilming; 
East Europe Conference; Travel Tips; Hungarian Roots in China, by Felix Game. 
(Out, but individual reprints available)
Issue #8 = $3 USA shipping
Issue #8 = $4 International shipping

 


#9 (Summer 1995)
Hungarian Roots (a 1991 travel story); Travel Tips; Maps and Books (a large listing of references for sale); 
Slovakia Researchers; Post Script to Genealogical Number-Crunching, by Felix Game.
Issue #9 = $3 USA shipping
Issue #9 = $4 International shipping

 


#10 (Autumn 1995)
Ancestral Trail in Yugoslavia, by Brian McGinty; German Settlements in Eastern Europe, by Duncan B. Gardiner, Ph.D., C.G.; Sending Money; "Caveat Emptor", by Felix G. Game (beware Hungarian professional research firms); The Query Column; A Hogyesz Home, Tolna Megye, Hungary, by Ed Weiland.
Issue #10 = $3 USA shipping
Issue #10 = $4 International shipping

 


#11 (Winter 1996)
Hungarian Research Example; Writing Your Family History, by Felix Game; Given Names 
and Diminutives (Hungarian and Slovak names), by Doug Holmes and Jana Cupkova; The Query Column; 
Services and Fees of the Hungarian Consulate, by Felix Game; 1828 Census Books (update); 
Travel Experience in Romania (from letter by Helene Cincebeaux).
Issue #11 = $3 USA shipping
Issue #11 = $4 International shipping

 


#12 (Spring 1996)
Writing for Hungarian Vital Records; Writing Letters to Hungary, Do's and Don'ts, by Felix Game; Using Hungarian Telephone Books; The Query Column; A Lesson in Slovak vs. Hungarian Spelling, by Douglas P. Holmes and Jana Cupkova; Your Local Library (basic reference list for any library).
Issue #12 = $3 USA shipping
Issue #12 = $4 International shipping

 


#13 (Summer 1996)
A Catholic Slovak Wedding; Dead End to Research?; Saint Martin's Cathedral (Bratislava, Slovakia) by Doug & Jana Holmes; The Query Column; Expanded Service to Slovakia; Old Hungary Bookstore (Books/Maps for sale - insert).
Issue #13 = $3 USA shipping
Issue #13 = $4 International shipping

 


#14 (Autumn 1996)
Passenger Lists (Part I); Christmas in Slovakia, by Jana Cupkova Holmes; 
Selected Entries from the LDS "FHLC" (for passenger lists to the U.S.A.); 
The Query Column; Hungarian Months, by Felix G. Game.
Issue #14 = $3 USA shipping
Issue #14 = $4 International shipping

 


#15 (Winter 1997)
Nobility in Your Tree?, by Felix G. Game; Passenger Lists (Part II); In Search of a Past, by William Morris.
Issue #15 = $3 USA shipping
Issue #15 = $4 International shipping

 


#16-18 (3 issues in one) - This will be the final issue. It is not yet complete, but will be sent when ready to all people who subscribed for the 1997 membership year. 
Only after it is released, I will take orders for it. 
The price will likely be $15.

(Unless otherwise noted, all articles were written by the editor, Doug Holmes.)

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