insightsU.S. Notes Cartoon Contest December 13, 2010
December 13, 2010 09:47 AMSeveral U.S. Notes readers picked up on the fact that the snowman in the December cartoon caption contest stamp has a traditional pipe in his mouth. This 37¢ Snowman stamp, shown in Figure 2, is one of four Christmas stamps issued in 2002.
insightsU.S. Notes Cartoon Contest July 5, 2010
July 05, 2010 10:20 AMA luge competitor is featured on the 29¢ stamp shown in Figure 2.
insightsU.S. Notes Cartoon Contest June 7, 2010
June 07, 2010 10:27 AMThe June cartoon caption contest stamp in Figure 2 features the 29¢ Discus Thrower from the 1991 issue which promoted the upcoming 1992 Summer Olympics, and the stamp design seems to have brought those same dog-and-disk images to mind for several readers.
insightsU.S. Notes Cartoon Contest February 1, 2010
February 01, 2010 10:49 AMThe 2010 Olympic Winter Games are now a memory, but there were lots of great performances. Few were more likely to set the viewer on edge than the snowboarding acrobatics, as portrayed on the new 44¢ Olympic Winter Games stamp shown in Figure 3.