Editorial Insights

Are you chasing the elusive upright Jenny Invert sheet?
Have you been searching for one of the 100 elusive upright Jenny Invert sheets that the United States Postal Service produced in 2013? Just 23 of the 100 have been discovered thus far, according to an unofficial census kept by Linn's Stamp News (Read more...)

An Open Letter to Postmaster General Megan Brennan
Dear Postmaster General Brennan: (Read more...)

New book ‘The World’s First Postage Stamp’ salutes Holyoake’s grand prix-winning Penny Black exhibit New book ‘The World’s First Postage Stamp’ salutes Holyoake’s grand prix-winning Penny Black exhibit
Alan Holyoake was bitten by the stamp-collecting bug in 2001 — when he was high above the ground, during a flight to Geneva. (Read more...)

USPS spokesman comments on upright Jenny Invert pane distribution
United States Postal Service spokesman Mark Saunders responded to Linn's Stamp News editor Charles Snee's editorial  (Read more...)

Knowledge is power: a powerful adage that stamp collectors should keep in mind
On page 1 of the Jan. 26 issue, we reported the discovery of a new die-cutting-omitted error of a United States Flag and Fireworks coil stamp. (Read more...)

Searching for an upright Jenny Invert pane? Try high-volume post offices for better luck
On Jan. 9 we reported on Linns.com that the United States Postal Service had given away three upright Jenny Invert panes to three randomly selected individuals. (Read more...)

What would you do if someone asked you to invest $100,000 in stamps for them?
It’s an intriguing question, isn’t it? (Read more...)

Even the finest collections offer affordable stamps Even the finest collections offer affordable stamps
Beginning in November 2013, Robert A. Siegel Auction Galleries began dispersing the remarkable collection of the late Dan Curtis. (Read more...)

2014 edition of The Stamp Yearbook offers $2 Circus sheet 2014 edition of 'The Stamp Yearbook' offers $2 Circus sheet, limited selection of stamps
After much hype and anticipation, the 2014 edition of The Stamp Yearbook is now available from the United States Postal Service. (Read more...)

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...)

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