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APS posts job description for executive director
The search for the new American Philatelic Society executive director is underway. (Read more...)

Spider-Man vended postage unveiled; April 1 release date Spider-Man vended postage unveiled; April 1 release date
The design for a computer-vended postage label featuring Marvel Comics superhero Spider-Man was recently unveiled. It will be available at selected larger United States post offices starting April 1. (Read more...)

Earth Day first-day ceremony for new global forever stamp Earth Day first-day ceremony for new global forever stamp
The round United States nondenominated ($1.15) Sea Surface Temperatures global forever stamp will be issued on Earth Day, April 22, in Washington, D.C. (Read more...)

Cipolla is new Philatelic Foundation trustee
The Philatelic Foundation announced March 20 that Roland H. Cipolla II became a trustee in the fall. (Read more...)

Additional upright Jenny Invert panes found Additional upright Jenny Invert panes found; Linn’s count at 15
More of the intentionally created upright variety of the $2 Jenny Invert panes have surfaced, and one of the previously reported panes has been sold. (Read more...)

Jimi Hendrix forever stamp makes early appearance Jimi Hendrix forever stamp makes early appearance
The Jimi Hendrix stamp arrived onstage early: The stamp expected March 13 appeared on mail postmarked March 8. (Read more...)

U.S. Graphic Design stamps delayed
Rights concerns have delayed the issuance of the United States Pioneers of Graphic Design commemorative stamps originally planned for April. (Read more...)

Verrazano-Narrows envelope issued; no press sheets Verrazano-Narrows envelope issued; no press sheets for stamp
When the $5.60 Verrazano-Narrows Bridge Priority Mail stamp was rushed into service March 4 with just a couple of days’ notice, a $5.60 Priority Mail stamped envelope with the same design was also issued. (Read more...)

Circus Posters stamps in April
New Vintage Circus Posters commemorative stamps will soon appear at post offices nationwide. (Read more...)

Star-Spangled Banner ceremony rescheduled for March 6 Star-Spangled Banner ceremony rescheduled for March 6
A winter storm in Washington, D.C., caused the March 3 first-day ceremony for the Star-Spangled Banner forever stamp to be postponed. (Read more...)

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