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Breaking Stamp News

Maya Angelou stamp design, ceremony details revealed Maya Angelou stamp design, ceremony details revealed
The United States forever stamp honoring poet and author Maya Angelou will be issued April 7, with an 11 a.m. ceremony at the Warner Theater in Washington, D.C. (Read more...)

U.S. Stamps and Postal History

Answers to reader queries: exhibiting, USPS policies and more Answers to reader queries: exhibiting, USPS policies and more
Let’s answer a number of questions that have come up recently, both in response to columns and elsewhere. (Read more...)

On This Date

Born March 4: Knute Rockne Born March 4: Knute Rockne
Knute Rockne, the football coach so closely associated with the Fighting Irish of (Read more...)

Stamp Market Insights

Capt. John Barry naval cover doubles presale estimate to sell for $7,763 at Rumsey auction Capt. John Barry naval cover doubles presale estimate to sell for $7,763 at Rumsey auction
Schuyler J. Rumsey Philatelic Auctions held its winter sale in San Francisco on Dec. 8-13, 2014. The sale was originally slated to conclude Dec. 11, but a weather-related power outage forced a two-day postponement of the final session. (Read more...)

International Stamps and Postal History

Many seminars planned for May 13-16 London show
Visitors to London 2015 Europhilex show will be able to participate in a full program of seminars (Read more...)

Postal News

Are higher mailing rates in store for nonprofit magazines?
When new postal rates are announced, many large mailers realize that their actual prices are going to be determined only after United States Postal Service officials at L'Enfant Plaza in Washington issue new regulations defining how their mail will be classified (Read more...)

Editorial Insights

From the Jenny Invert to the Civil War: USPS jumps on limited-edition bandwagon From the Jenny Invert to the Civil War: USPS jumps on limited-edition bandwagon
In his Feb. 23 U.S. Stamp Notes column, John Hotchner presented 16 proposals for invigorating the United States stamp program. (Read more...)

Morning Report

Should USPS go electric with new truck fleet?: Morning Report
Linn's Stamp News gives you a quick look at what's going on in the world of stamp-collecting. (Read more...)