World Stamps

By Joe O'Donnell

Check out tweets from the FIFA Women's World Cup stamp launch: Morning Report

April 29, 2015 09:40 AM

  • Canada Post's Twitter page has plenty of tweets from Tuesday's FIFA Women's World Cup stamp launch.

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

1. Soccer stamp launched

Canada Post launched its new FIFA Women's World Cup stamp Tuesday in Edmonton. Check out some tweets from the event:

2. A tale of two U.S. stamp launches

"What was surprising was not the success of the Angelou event," writes Bill McAllister. "It was the huge turnout for the Appomattox ceremony and the long lines that collectors reported of people buying the Civil War stamps."

Read the full story.

3. Stamp Market Tips

One of the more arcane U.S. collecting areas is Indian Reservation stamps. But that doesn't mean they're not worth a try.

4. Yesterday's most-viewed post

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