US Stamps

By Joe O'Donnell

Water Lilies stamps released by USPS: Morning Report

March 24, 2015 09:00 AM

  • Four United States Water Lilies forever stamps were issued March 20 in double-sided panes of 20 at the March Party stamp show in Cleveland, Ohio.

Linn's Stamp News gives you a quick look at what's going on in the world of stamp-collecting.

1. Water Lilies stamps released

The latest forever stamps from the U.S. Postal Service were released on Friday.

"The Postal Service placed an initial production order of 500 million stamps, a large quantity indicating that these stamps will be commonly offered to retail customers at post offices throughout the nation," Linn's Stamp News Senior Editor Michael Baadke reported in February.

2. World Stamp Show letter

"The bourse chair for World Stamp Show-NY2016, Tami Jackson, sent the following letter to dealers on March 22 with additional information about the recent departure of the show's executive director, Donna Richardson, and the current state of the international stamp show and exhibition."

Read the letter here.

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