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Legislation to extend sale of semipostal stamp Legislation to extend sale of semipostal stamp
Six months after it went off sale, the Save Vanishing Species semipostal stamp might be headed back to United States post offices. L (Read more...)

Australia Post plans reforms Australia Post plans reforms
Australia Post opened what it calls a “national conversation” June 24, inviting the public to comment on recent and proposed changes to help offset losses due to declining letter volume. (Read more...)

USPS working on stamp ordering simplification U.S. Postal Service launches stamp-ordering pilot program
The United States Postal Service is rolling out a new internal software program to assist post offices in their efforts to manage their stamp orders. (Read more...)

First upright $2 Jenny Invert pane auctioned First upright $2 Jenny Invert pane auctioned; fourth 24¢ Jenny Invert single sold in 45 days
Two very different versions of the famous United States Jenny Invert error were successfully auctioned within minutes of each other during the June 26 Rarities of the World sale by Robert A. Siegel Auction Galleries in New York City. (Read more...)

Farmers Markets stamps Aug. 7 Farmers Markets stamps Aug. 7
The four United States Farmers Markets commemorative forever stamps will be issued Aug. 7 in Washington, D.C. (Read more...)

Siegel sells rare Gonzales, Texas, provisional on cover Siegel sells rare Gonzales, Texas, provisional on cover
One of the two recorded covers franked with the 10¢ gold on black Confederate postmaster’s provisional stamp from Gonzales, Texas, (Scott 30X3) was sold June 24 by Robert A. Siegel Auction Galleries for $54,625. (Read more...)

Stamp Market Tips: Lebanon airmail set in demand Lebanon airmail set in demand
Lebanon — The market for Lebanese stamps remains strong in the United States and other areas of the Lebanese diaspora. (Read more...)

Bicentennial error in July 18-19 Dutch Country auction Bicentennial error in July 18-19 Dutch Country auction
In its July 18-19 auction, Dutch Country Auctions of Wilmington, Del., will offer a newly identified example of the 1976 24¢ Bicentennial souvenir sheet with the denomination inscriptions omitted on two stamps. (Read more...)

New Stamps of the World: Bayeux tapestry Souvenir sheet pictures new panel for Bayeux tapestry
A new souvenir sheet from Alderney pictures the recently created final panel of the Bayeux tapestry. (Read more...)

Jordan issues stamps, souvenir sheet for pope’s visit
Jordan issued three stamps and a souvenir sheet to mark the May 24 visit of Pope Francis. (Read more...)

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