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Born Feb. 11: Thomas Edison Born Feb. 11: Thomas Edison
Born Feb. 11, 1847, in Milan, Ohio, Thomas Alva Edison had little formal education. He was taught at home by his mother, and followed his own interests in science and technology. (Read more...)

Have you checked out Linns.com lately? New features: On This Date, Morning Report
During the past month or so, we have added new features to Linns.com to enhance your interaction with the website, and to bring you even more content. (Read more...)

African philately seminar May 14 in Denver
A seminar on African Philately will take place Thursday, May 14 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel at Denver International Airport, 15500 E. 40th Ave., in Denver, Colo. (Read more...)

USPS celebrates new Year of the Ram stamp in San Francisco: Morning Report USPS celebrates new Year of the Ram stamp in San Francisco: Morning Report
Linn's Stamp News gives you a quick look at what's going on in the world of stamp-collecting: (Read more...)

Stamp Market Tips: Haiti sheet difficult to find Stamp Market Tips: Haiti sheet difficult to find
Haiti — Haiti is the second oldest republic in the Western Hemisphere after the United States. It occupies roughly the western third of the island of Hispaniola in the Caribbean Sea. (Read more...)

Born Feb. 10: Lon Chaney Jr. Born Feb. 10: Lon Chaney, Jr.
Lon Chaney, Jr. was born Creighton Tull Chaney Feb. 10, 1906, the son of silent film star Lon Chaney (1883-1930) and his 16-year old wife, singer Cleva Creighton, also known as Frances Chaney (1889-1967) (Read more...)

What's going on at the 2015 Texpex stamp show?
The following is a release from the organizers of the Texpex Stamp Show: (Read more...)

Essays and Proofs: Interest in Henry Lowenberg’s essays Essays and Proofs: Interest in Henry Lowenberg’s essays
The National Bank Note Co. considered Henry Lowenberg to be a worthy adversary when it came to developing ideas that would receive patents for the prevention of reuse of postage stamps. (Read more...)

You bought it: Reader works toward completing Italian collection
As part of our continued conversation with our readers, we like to ask Linn's Stamp News Facebook fans to share stories about the acquisitions they've made recently. (Read more...)

USPS reports 'controllable income' profit of $1.1 billion in first quarter
While continuing to report it still operates at a deficit, the United States Postal Service made a major concession to critics who say the government agency is in far better financial shape than its deficits indicate (Read more...)

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