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Dutch Country to auction newly found 1851 type I rarity Dutch Country to auction newly found 1851 type I rarity
The upcoming March sale by Dutch Country Auctions will offer a recently discovered used horizontal strip of three that includes United States Scott 5, the elusive imperforate 1851 1¢ blue Franklin type I stamp (Read more...)

No speedy delivery for letter to Brennan
Poor Express Mail service delayed delivery of a critical letter from  (Read more...)

What is this? What is this?
This mysterious design appears in the Inventive Britain stamp set to be issued Feb (Read more...)

Born Feb. 4: Rosa Parks Born Feb. 4: Rosa Parks
Rosa Parks was born Rosa Louise McCauley in Tuskegee, Ala., on Feb. 4, 1913. (Read more...)

Taylor and Slabbinck share CCC Pratt award
James R. Taylor and Henk Slabbinck are the 2014 recipients of the Collectors Club of Chicago’s Pratt award for the best-judged article or other publication related to the philately of Newfoundland, according to a Jan (Read more...)

World Stamp Show-NY 2016 expands donor categories
A new “Liberty Platinum” category for donations between $2,501 and $9,999 has been added to World Stamp Show-NY 2016’s list of membership levels. (Read more...)

 Filstrup cover hammered down for $37,375 Filstrup cover hammered down for $37,375
On Dec. 15, 2014, Robert A. Siegel Auction Galleries in New York offered the George J (Read more...)

PMG Brennan to use technology to revitalize U.S. Postal Service
In her first public action as the nation’s 74th postmaster general, Megan J. Brennan promised postal workers she would seek to tap technology to help save the United States Postal Service from its continuing financial difficulties. (Read more...)

Former CSAC trio critical of USPS stamp marketing efforts
Saying that stamp collectors are being ignored by the United States Postal Service, three former members of the Citizens’ Stamp Advisory Committee have appealed to Postmaster General Megan J (Read more...)

Grist Mill prestamped envelope issued Grist Mill prestamped envelope issued
With no advance notice, the United States Postal Service issued a $5.75 Glade Creek Grist Mill prestamped Priority Mail envelope in packs of five, 10 and 25. (Read more...)

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