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Outbox mail service: from tech darlings to out of business
Evan Baehr and Will Davis had become something of two darlings of the digital age. (Read more...)

Jersey flag on post & go labels Jersey flag on post & go labels
Jersey Post has partnered with Great Britain’s Royal Mail to introduce its own computer-produced self-adhesive postage labels called “post & go.” (Read more...)

Stamps stolen in N.H. homicide case
A New Hampshire stamp collector and his wife were found dead in their burning Manchester home, and a deputy chief medical examiner has concluded that they were the victims of homicide. (Read more...)

Regency-Superior sells Grant Schermack, Marshall error Regency-Superior sells Grant Schermack, new Marshall error
Regency-Superior held a sale of United States stamps at the St. Louis Stamp Expo on March 22-23. A preview of the auction appeared in Linn’s March 10 issue. (Read more...)

Stamp Market Tips: El Salvador’s 1895 parcel post set El Salvador’s 1895 parcel post set
El Salvador— After decades of relative quiescence, the market for Latin American stamps is steadily becoming one of the most active. C (Read more...)

Eleven forever stamp issues to go off sale June 30 Eleven forever stamp issues and others to go off sale June 30
Eleven United States forever stamp issues, one forever postal card and five denominated stamps are scheduled to go off sale June 30. (Read more...)

Classic Stamps of the World: 1865 Newfoundland seal Lack of zeal for 1865 Newfoundland seal led to design change
With the arrival of decimal currency in 1865, Newfoundland needed new postage stamps as well as new money. (Read more...)

New Stamps of the World: definitive stamps New definitives represent subjects from sports to politics
Several postal administrations introduced new definitive stamp series this year. These regular-issue stamps display a variety of subjects from extreme sports to mushrooms to a national hero. (Read more...)

Canada marks tragic sinking of ‘Empress of Ireland’ Canada marks tragic sinking of ‘Empress of Ireland’
Canada Post will commemorate the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the ocean liner RMS Empress of Ireland on May 29, with two stamp designs and two picture postal cards. (Read more...)

U.S. Stamp Notes: Covers from little islands 20th-century covers from little islands on different sides of globe
What a difference two similar letters can represent. (Read more...)

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