newsTools for letter writing; Croatian inventions; Israeli printing achievements: New Stamps of the World
May 27, 2016 03:48 PMSince 1979, Japan has celebrated Letter Writing Day on July 23 by issuing stamps for the day. This year’s stamps show some of the tools you may need when writing letters by hand.
newsMemorial and local Kiribati scenes, Guernsey cow on WSS-NY 2016 stamps
May 13, 2016 12:25 AMThe Pacific island nation of Kiribati is issuing four stamps May 28 combining local scenes with the Statue of Liberty logo of World Stamp Show-NY 2016, the international stamp show taking place May 28-June 4 in New York City.
newsEgypt 1938 King Farouk 18th Birthday stamp: Tip of the Week
May 04, 2016 03:49 PMKing Farouk of Egypt was born Feb. 11, 1920, in Cairo. Although technically succeeded for 11 months by his infant son, Fuad II, he was effectively the last ruler of the dynasty founded by the first khedive of Egypt, Mohammed Ali.