World Stamps

By Joe O'Donnell

Rose-scented Isle of Man stamps to be released in April: Morning Report

April 06, 2015 10:24 AM

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

1. Stamps with a smell

The Manx Post Office is partnering with teh Isle of Man Women's Institute Federation to put out a six-stamp issue that celebrates the 100th anniversary of the institute and features a rose scent, according to Isle of Man Today.

"The set of six stamps depicts a range of images of both the current Isle of Man WI chapter as well as some of the WI’s most famous campaigns over the past 100 years, and a selection of island members," Isle of Man Today reports.

The stamps are being printed on rose-scented paper and feature a pink rose emblem.

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Check out last week's five most read stories. They include a story on two recent Inverted Jenny sales and a delayed USPS rate increase.

3. Linn's new look

Our monthly magazine got a facelift! 

Editor Charles Snee writes about the changes in his latest editorial.

4. Yesterday's most-viewed post

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5. Something social