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New Stamps of the World: food on stamps Food on stamps: pork and apples, waffles, gift desserts
Two Scandinavian food specialties are displayed on new stamps from Denmark and Norway. (Read more...)

Middle East Stamps: United Arab Republic stamp United Arab Republic stamp honors first industrial census
The United Arab Republic issued a single commemorative stamp April 23, 1967, to mark its first industrial census. (Read more...)

New U.S. Batman stamp New U.S. Batman stamp
A new United States stamp to celebrate the 75th anniversary of Batman is being planned for July. The stamp would be issued at the annual Comic-Con convention planned for San Diego July 24-27, according to a briefing sheet prepared by the U.S. (Read more...)

Hummingbird flutters onto new U.S. postcard stamps Hummingbird flutters onto new U.S. postcard stamps Feb. 7
A hummingbird is depicted on two 34¢ stamps sharing the same design. The stamps were issued Feb. 7 by the United States Postal Service in Kansas City, Mo. (Read more...)

Joan Adams Mondale (1930-2014)
Joan Adams Mondale, a former member of the United States Postal Service’s Citizens’ Stamp Advisory Committee and a prominent advocate of the arts, died Feb. 3. She was 83. (Read more...)

Fourth Butterfly series stamp issued Feb. 10 Fourth Butterfly series stamp issued Feb. 10 pays two rates
The image of a great spangled fritillary butterfly set against a white background is featured on a United States stamp issued Feb. 10 in Kansas City, Mo. (Read more...)

New Cake stamp at Arizona show New Cake stamp at Arizona show
The United States Postal Service issued its fifth version of the Wedding Cake stamp Feb. 22 in Mesa, Ariz., and nationwide. (Read more...)

USPS to conduct sports-theme auction
The United States Postal Service will auction “sports themed philatelic products” Feb. 1 (Read more...)

New 21¢ Lincoln stamp issued on birthday New 21¢ Lincoln stamp issued on birthday; close-up photo of statue used for design
America’s 16th president once again graces a current United States stamp. (Read more...)

Stamp Market Tips: Ryukyu Islands airmail set Look for Ryukyu Islands airmail set
Ryukyu Islands — The Ryukyu Islands is a chain of 63 islands in the Pacific Ocean lying between Japan and Formosa. (Read more...)

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