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Postal Service corrects quantity of Lincoln press sheets produced
United States Postal Service officials have revised the number of press sheets created for the 21¢ Abraham Lincoln stamp issued Feb. 12.
Bidders lining up for famed 1¢ Magenta
The much anticipated June 17 auction of the famed British Guiana 1856 1¢ Magenta is already generating interest among potential bidders.
Great Britain’s Remarkable Lives set honors 10 notable people
Great Britain’s Royal Mail celebrates the achievements of 10 people born in 1914 on its Remarkable Lives stamps to be issued March 25. A
Flags of Our Nation series off sale March 31; introduction of forever stamps slowed sales
The 60-stamp United States Flags of Our Nation coil stamp series (Scott 4273-4332) will go off sale March 31.
Reflections on a decade of showcasing philatelic treasures
By Cheryl Ganz
New plate prefix for Purple Heart pane
Plate number collectors have something new to look for: a different prefix letter for the 2012 United States Purple Heart forever stamp (Scott 4704) issued in a pane of 20.
Alaska bypass mail program: creating division in the House
Rep. Blake Farenthold, R-Texas, just wanted to make sure he understood the dispute over “bypass mail.”
Second variety of new Ferns coils issued as forever stamps
Five United States nondenominated (49¢) Ferns forever stamps were issued in coils of 10,000 March 6 in Kansas City, Mo.
Six U.N. stamps promote International Day of Happiness
The United Nations Postal Administration issued six stamps March 17 to celebrate the International Day of Happiness.
Stamps commemorate new currency, constitution, cardinals
Postage stamps are part of the promotional campaign to introduce new paper currency in three South Pacific island nations.
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