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Scott Classic Specialized eCatalogue available
The online, or eCatalogue, version of the 2015 Scott Classic Specialized Catalogue of Stamps and Covers 1840-1940 is now available for purchase. I (Read more...)

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Breaking Stamp News

Feldman sues estate of Qatari sheikh Feldman sues estate of Qatari sheikh who bid on du Pont's British Guiana stamps
The sheikh loved exotic parrots, Islamic art, expensive watches and rare stamps. (Read more...)

U.S. Stamps and Postal History

Rudolph and friends on postmarks Rudolph and friends on postmarks
The United States Postal Service has added four faces to its holiday-season postmarks from locations all over the country. (Read more...)

Stamp Market Insights

Iskowitz stamp artwork to be offered on eBay Iskowitz stamp artwork auction on eBay to be offered on eBay
Illustrator Joel Iskowitz, who has designed more than 2,000 postage stamps for 40 postal administrations, will offer three decades of his original artwork in an upcoming sale. (Read more...)

International Stamps and Postal History

Canada Post reports profit
Canada Post has reported a before-tax profit of $13 million in the third quarter of 2014, compared to a before-tax loss of $129 million in the third quarter of 2013, according to a Nov. 26 press release from Canada Post. (Read more...)

Postal News

PMG-designate Brennan will need friends on Capitol Hill
When Megan Brennan becomes the nation’s 74th postmaster general Feb. 1, she is likely to discover that one of her big challenges is making friends on Capitol Hill. (Read more...)

Editorial Insights

New book salutes our nation’s stamp collection New book 'Every Stamp Tells A Story' salutes our nation’s stamp collection
A copy of Every Stamp Tells a Story: The National Philatelic Collection recently landed on my desk. (Read more...)