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Four Winter Flowers stamps issued Feb. 14 Four Winter Flowers stamps issued Feb. 14
Four winter flowers are pictured on four new forever stamps from the United States Postal Service. (Read more...)

Ferns forever stamps possible Ferns forever stamps possible
The flip-flopping on the denomination of the United States Ferns coil stamps continued into January. (Read more...)

Legends of Hollywood stamp series returns Legends of Hollywood stamp series returns; 10 forever stamps for Songbirds unveiled
The Legends of Hollywood series will continue in 2014 after a two-year hiatus, and 10 colorful songbirds will fly onto new forever stamps. (Read more...)

Scott catalog editors increase values for used stamps Scott catalog editors increase values for used stamps from multiple-stamp panes
When Albert Einstein published his general theories of relativity in 1916, his brilliant scientific reasoning and complex mathematics led him to conclude that light from distant stars would be deflected by massive objects like the sun. T (Read more...)

Stamp Market Tips: Malayan War Memorial stamps Malayan War Memorial stamps hard to find
Malaya — Thailand was a reluctant ally of the Empire of Japan in World War II. T (Read more...)

Auction Roundup: Modern and classic Chinese rarities Modern and classic Chinese rarities claimed in successful New Year auctions
The new year kicked off with a four-day series of auctions by Interasia in Hong Kong Jan. 11-14, demonstrating that the market for Chinese stamps and postal history remains not only robust, but full of fascinating stories. (Read more...)

Brigham Canada auction series begins Brigham Canada auction series begins with Large Queens, including the 2¢ on laid paper
The postage stamp known as Canada’s rarest will be offered at auction Feb. 22 in Mississauga, Ontario, a western Toronto suburb. (Read more...)

More upright Jenny Invert panes found More upright Jenny Invert panes found; new reports bring Linn's census total to 10
It took a purchase of 300 panes of $2 Jenny Invert stamps, but stamp dealer Ross Wiessmann is the latest new owner of the intentionally created variety with the airplane flying right side up. (Read more...)

U.S. Stamp Notes: navigation station Long-range navigation station near Iwo Jima generated mail with descriptive cancel
The first thing that jumps out from the cover in Figure 1 is the purple alligator. (Read more...)

Great Britain Philately: postal markings, extra stamps Postal markings and extra stamps indicate late-fee mail
Prior to the invention and increased public use of the telegraph and telephone in the 19th century, people primarily communicated long distance by mail. W (Read more...)

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