World Stamps

08/20/2018

Royal Mail salutes 200 years of London's Old Vic theater

The eight Old Vic stamps feature 10 actors and actresses that have helped shape modern British theater as they performed on its stage.

US Stamps

08/20/2018

Magic sheet errors and freaks

So if the rabbit can disappear on The Art of Magic souvenir sheet, why not the die cuts, too?

US Stamps

08/20/2018

Milwaukee hosts Milcopex Sept. 14-16

Milwaukee Philatelic Society will host Wisconsin’s largest stamp show, Milcopex, Sept. 14-16 at the Crowne Plaza Milwaukee Airport, 6401 S. 13th St., Milwaukee.

US Stamps

08/20/2018

John Lennon honored with first multistamp Music Icons set

Four new United States stamps will be issued Sept. 7 to honor John Lennon.

US Stamps

08/17/2018

A philatelic Supreme Court decision: Inside Linn’s

Also, a Schaefer stamp mix review and a look at the Stamp Paradise website.

US Stamps

08/17/2018

Seapex show Sept. 14-16 in Seattle area

The Seattle Philatelic Exhibition, Seapex 2018, celebrates the 75th anniversary of the United States Women’s Army Corps.

US Stamps

08/17/2018

Allen wins APS national award with 12¢ stamp exhibit

Allen’s exhibit was one of the 26 grand-award winners of APS-certified national exhibitions held from July 1, 2017, through June 30, 2018, competing for the annual top honor.

Postal Updates

08/17/2018

California fires, Hawaii volcano disrupting postal operations

Recent wildfires in northern California and volcanic activity on Hawaii’s Big Island have caused the closure of multiple post offices this summer.

US Stamps

08/17/2018

World War I stamp ceremony: Week’s Most Read

Also, this week: poinsettias, Canada's birds, Hot Wheels and more.

US Stamps

08/15/2018

Ten Hot Wheels cars will zoom onto U.S. stamps

The popular Mattel line of die-cast toy cars is being honored on its 50th anniversary. Ten stamps will be issued on a date to be announced later.

World Stamps

08/15/2018

Alluring El Salvador 1894 Discoveries of Columbus stamps

Long a favorite of Christopher Columbus topical collectors, the classic stamps of El Salvador appeal to the eye and the budget.

US Stamps

08/15/2018

Writers hall inducts Crown, Hartmann, Malpass, MacBride

Four American writers and researchers closely associated with the field of Confederate States philately make up the latest group to enter the Writers Unit No. 30 hall of fame.

World Stamps

08/14/2018

Plan to attend Stockholmia show

One of the big philatelic events of the decade, Stockholmia 2019, is on the horizon and if you want to attend, now is the time to start making plans.

World Stamps

08/14/2018

Famous Bombay cover featured on Czech sheet

A new Czech Republic souvenir sheet shows one of the stamp hobby’s greatest rarities, the Bombay cover. Franked with two of the Mauritius 1847 1-penny Post Office stamps (Scott 1), the 1850 cover is addressed to Bombay, India.