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The important thing is to use your sense of humor, because entries with a humorous twist have the best chance of winning a prize.
A section of the Silk Roads was inscribed as a cultural heritage site on UNESCO’s World Heritage list in 2014.
The market for Hawaiian stamps in unused original gum condition and grades of very fine or better is perpetually strong. Even the more common and less expensive issues are in general demand.
The most promising explanation comes from Linn’s reader Rich Howell, who suggested the ‘Northern Protest’ label might be related to a suffrage convention.
There is only one stamp exhibition that is still the way stamp shows used to be.
07/25/2017Australia Post depicts dragonflies on Stamp Collecting Month issue
07/24/2017Say Cheese! Four European countries feature the delectable dairy product on stamps
07/23/2017Post office counter display magnet shows preliminary design for Hot Rods stamp
07/22/2017Eclipse postmarks will be visible long after the total solar eclipse has passed The Jefferson City post office is planning to participate with a booth set up outside the main post office downtown. Along with selling stamps, the post office is offering an Aug. 21 postmark showing the sun in eclipse and the dome of the Missouri state capitol.
07/21/2017Spanning bridges in China, 16 months of Canary Islands airmail stamps, and a 2012 U.S. stamp tip: Inside Linn’s Stamp News Also in our Aug. 7 issue, Stamp Collecting Basics columnist Janet Klug artfully reviews the 16-month history of Canary Islands airmail stamps. All 53 stamps, she reports, are “budget friendly.”